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Dennis Hauger has made history in the ADAC Formula 4 history, winning the championship title with a perfect weekend within striking distance. The On Sunday. Three victories at an event were previously not a driver in the history of the junior series succeeded. In the championship Red-Bull-Junior Hauger moved up to a point to the Frenchman Theo Pourchaire (16 , US Racing CHRS). Pourchaire leads before the last three races at Sachsenring in two weeks with 197 points in front of Hauger (196). Monegasse Arthur Leclerc (17, US Racing CHRS) follows in third place counters.

“I am very happy, I shouted all my joy in the car. It was also great for the team and of course for my personal position in the championship, “said Hauger, who added to his” hat-trick “:” That's pretty cool and I'm happy! So many riders have already started in this series. “

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The final race on Sunday afternoon turned into a thriller. Oliver Rasmussen ( Transfer the leadership. Behind Pourchaire again had bad luck. After his retirement on Saturday and a miserable start in the second race on Sunday morning, there was between him and Lucas Alecco Roy (16, Monaco , Van Amersfoort Racing) a contact, in consequence of which Pourchaire turned. Again he had to start a recovery.

He was assisted by a safety car phase following an incident between the two Prema Powerteam pilots Gianluca Petecof ((*************************************************************************), Brazil) and Paul Aron ((***************************************), Estonia) and Gregoire Saucy ( 19, Switzerland, R-ace GP). Aron retired, the other two pilots were able to continue the race. After the restart, Pourchaire moved forward gradually, led by Ido Cohen ( Racing) and Hauger past Rasmussen.

Ten minutes before the end, the safety car had to return to the track, after Rasmussen had a contact with Michael Belov ((*****************************************************************************), Russia, R-ace GP) slipped into the track boundary. After the restart, Hauger drove off at the top again, behind him Stanek passed by with a remarkable maneuver on the outside line to Cohen. Pourchaire made it to sixth place, defending his top position in the championship. A setback in the fight for the title Arthur Leclerc had to accept. The 19 – year-old brother of Formula 1 star Charles Leclerc fell out of the points with technical problems in the closing stages ,

Also on the run on Sunday morning Hauger put the stamp on. From the pole position, he controlled the race and at no time left in doubt who is at the top of the podium. Worse was the championship leader Pourchaire. The Frenchman started from second, but did not move and fell back to the end of the field. With great morality, he showed a catch-up to 12th place.

Behind Hauger, who had already won the first weekend at the Hockenheimring at the end of July with a win and a second place, Gianluca Petecof finished. Leclerc finished third after a thrilling fight for the final podium finish. The trophy as best rookie secured for the second time after the opening round on Friday Joshua Dürksen ( , ADAC Berlin-Brandenburg eV).


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Roman Stanek (Second and Best Rookie, US Racing CHRS): “Qualifying was not so good, I made some mistakes and had to start from eleventh place twice. The race was forgiving. To go from tenth to two is top. That was a good ending to my weekend here. “

Ido Cohen (Third, Van Amersfoort Racing): “I am happy with my weekend, which I finished well with third place. I was in the lead in the meantime but had some problems with my tires after the safety car. So it feels all the better now that I'm on the podium. ”


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