Mick Schumacher won the Formula 2 title for the 2020 season. And although he had quite a few strong brakes and an unplanned stop in the pits, that was only enough for 18th place. Luckily, his only rival, Callum Ilott, did not fare any better, finishing in tenth place, but he does not bring any more points. The victory in the race, and his first, was won by Jehan Daruvala from the Carlin team. The Indian was faster than teammate Yuki Tsunoda, and the last podium was won by Dan Tikctum of the DAMS team. https://twitter.com/FIA_F2/status/1335570198749917189 Jehan Daruvala took her first victory in the last race of the 2020 season. Course of the race The start of the race belonged to Ticktum, who started from the first place, and Schumacher advanced from the third to the second, after overtaking Daruv
Yuki Tsunoda won another victory this season, followed by Guanyu Zhou, who managed to stay on the second podium with an excellent finish on soft tires and despite a five-second penalty for speeding in the pits. Nikita Mazepin finished in third place after a great fight with Felipe Drugovich. Robert Schwartzman finished fifth in the race, and Callum Ilott finished the race ahead of Mick Schumacher, who managed to advance to 7th place with an excellent soft tire stint and has the best chance of winning the title tomorrow as he starts from second position. Jehan Daruvala, Dan Ticktum and Pedro Piquet finished in tenth place. https://twitter.com/FIA_F2/status/1335222775288635395 Like last weekend, Mazepin had a bad start again, ah
Jehan Daruvala and Robert Schwartzman will start from the second row tomorrow, and in the third starting row we will find the duo Drugovich and Lundgaard, followed by Artem Markelov for the first time this season. Dan Ticktum and Louis Deletraz also finished in the top ten, as well as Callum Ilott, who has a chance to close the gap behind Scumacher in the fight for the championship tomorrow. The drivers came to the track in a column and made two warm-up rounds before warming up for the best position. Felipe Drugovich, who was the first in the column, briefly lost control of the car at the entrance to the chicanes, but still managed to stay on track. https://twitter.com/FIA_F2/status/1334879133621424128 Lundgaard was the fastest in the first attempt, but the new Formula 1 driver is Nikita Maze
Oscar Piastri, who is a member of Renault’s young racers program, raced for the Prema team in Formula 3 this year, where he also won the championship title. The Australian is expected to take the place of Mick Schumacher, who is expected to move to Formula 1 next year to the Haas team. As part of preparations for Formula 2 racing, Piastri will take part in a test after the end of the season in Bahrain this weekend. “I’m very excited to be able to race with the Prema team in Formula 2,” Piastri said. "We had a very successful 2020 season where we won the Formula 3 title and I hope to be able to have another successful year with the team. Prema showed that this year too there was a Formula 2 team that had to be beaten, so I am extremely happy to move with them to the new championship.I am very grateful to be part of the Prema family and
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