Colapinto finishes in the top ten in both rounds of Formula 2 testing

2023-11-30 22:04:40

The Argentine Franco Colapinto, with a Dallara unit from MP Motorsport, finished today among the top ten places in the two test sessions of the International Formula 2, which took place at the Yas Marina racetrack, in the city of Abu Dhabi, in the United Arab Emirates.

The 20-year-old driver from Buenos Aires completed 91 laps on the 5,281-meter long circuit in the territory of the United Arab Emirates, where last weekend the native of Pilar made his debut in the category, with a race in which He abandoned him halfway through his development.

In the first round, the Argentine took seventh place, with a record of 1m. 36s. 013/1000, after having completed 41 laps of the route.

In this opening session, the fastest was the Barbadian driver, Zane Maloney, with a machine from the Rodin Carlin team, who achieved a time of 1m. 35s. 783/1000.

In the second test, meanwhile, Colapinto set his fastest lap in 1m. 36s. 978/1000, after 50 turns. In this way, the Pilar native was fifth in the classification, behind the Brazilian Gabriel Bortoleto (Invicta Virtuosi), the last Formula 3 champion who registered 1m. 36s. 381/1000.

The Buenos Aires native will have his third and final day of testing in Abu Dhabi this Friday, before beginning the tests corresponding to the preparation for the 2024 Formula 2 season, which will begin with the Bahrain Grand Prix, next March.

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