Carlin’s Devlin DeFrancesco has secured his maiden Euroformula Open Championship victory following a brilliant drive to the flag in the penultimate race of the 2017 season in Barcelona this afternoon.
Carlin’s Devlin DeFrancesco leaves the Jerez round of the EuroFormula Open Championship with two podium positions, after a successful outing in the penultimate round of the season. The 17 year-old youngster added a third place this afternoon to a second place in race one yesterday. Ameya Vaidyanathan endured a mixed weekend, claiming a fourth place yesterday but ending his race in the gravel trap today. It was another weekend of learning for rookie Guilherme Samaia, who added a 12th and 13th finish in his third EuroFormula Open weekend.
Canadian racer Devlin DeFrancesco will join Carlin’s FIA Formula Three European Championship team for the remainder of the 2017 season commencing this weekend with the ninth round of the season at the Red Bull Ring, Austria. DeFrancesco already has experience racing with the team in the Euroformula Open Championship and will be running a dual campaign for the rest of the season. DeFrancesco will be joined in the Carlin awning by 2017 regulars Lando Norris, Ferdinand Habsburg and Jehan Daruvala.
Devlin Defrancesco has doubled up on podiums for Carlin this weekend having taken a further second position this afternoon as the weekend’s racing action at Silverstone in the Euroformula Open Championship came to a conclusion.
Carlin’s Devlin Defrancesco has enjoyed a strong race to the podium today in the opening race of the weekend at Silverstone as the Euroformula Open Championship kick-started after a long summer break.
Carlin’s Devlin Defrancesco has proven his strong rookie speed once again this morning in the second Euro Formula Open qualifying session of the weekend at the Hungaroring.
In a frantic and exciting race at Spa-Francorchamps Devlin Defrancesco has improved on his finish yesterday to take second position in the fourth round of the Euro Formula Open Championship.
The opening British Formula Four Championship certified by FIA race of the weekend has yielded Carlin’s 800th podium finish thanks to a strong drive from both Devlin Defrancesco and James Pull who took a double podium in second and third to secure the fantastic result.
Devlin DeFrancesco has taken a brilliant lights to flag victory in the opening race of the British Formula 4 certified by FIA Championship controlling the race well from the start to a take the advantage.
Carlin’s Devlin DeFrancesco was the driver to beat today as Ford MSA Formula testing resumed at an ever changing Thruxton circuit.