MP Motorsport’s Richard Verschoor continued his spectacular birth to lifestyles in Formula 2, setting the fastest time of checking out so a long way with a lap of 1: 28.280, to position himself on the tip of the leaderboard on Day 2 in Barcelona.
The Dutchman modified into one of many shock programs of Spherical 1 with MP, ending fifth within the second Plod Bustle and fourth within the Feature, and has continued within the identical vein within the second take a look at of the one year, following up the day old to this’s high 10 assemble with P1.
Ralph Boschung went second fastest with Campos Racing, 0.194s off the main plug, sooner than UNI-Virtuosi’s Felipe Drugovich.
Starting the day below the sizzling Spanish solar, the morning of Day 2 felt like an opportune time for Qualifying simulations. Sticking on new laborious tyres, the self-discipline within the starting save headed out to salvage a feel of the circuit, with MP’s Lirim Zendeli setting the early plug at 1: 29.440, sooner than being bumped down the describe by Boschung, lapping appropriate over two tenths sooner.
The bulk of the self-discipline switched to medium tyres at around 10.30am, but their runs had been in short halted by a Red Flag after Roy Nissany spun at Flip 3 and chanced on himself caught within the gravel. Despite the budge, the DAMS serene managed the sixth fastest time of the morning.
When the session resumed, Drugovich went high with the first sub 1m 29s time of the take a look at. DAMS’ Marcus Armstrong dove into second quickly after and modified into backed up ART Gargantuan Prix’s Théo Pourchaire. As more qualifying runs got here in, the duo slid down the describe and completed fourth and seventh.
Carrying new mediums, the second MP of Verschoor jumped to first, beating Drugovich’s time by 0.246s with a lap of 1: 28.280. Sooner than the session modified into up, Boschung nipped between the 2 to protect shut second, 0.194s off the main time.
Bent Viscaal is bidding to function a second spherical with Trident in Monaco and did his possibilities no hurt with the fifth fastest time. Zendeli completed the morning in eighth, sooner than Day 1’s quickest driver, Christian Lundgaard. Liam Lawson accomplished the tip 10 with Hitech Gargantuan Prix.
Gianluca Petecof got things aid underway within the afternoon, taking Campos to the tip of the timesheet with a tour of 1: 30.684 within the early stages.
After a qualifying simulation within the morning, the afternoon modified into grand more centered on longer runs and knowledge gathering, with Drugovich heading into second, 0.153s within the aid of Petecof, with HWA RACELAB’s Matteo Nannini in third.
There had been three disruptions within the second session the day, with Alessio Deledda spinning at Turns 12 and 1, whereas Robert Shwartzman stopped at Flip 3. The Russian modified into ready to salvage aid available with PREMA, ending 10th.
Charouz Racing Blueprint pairing David Beckmann and Guilherme Samaia went first and second when things got restarted, with times of 1: 29.384 and 1: 29.510.
Zendeli adopted up a undeniable morning’s work with one other stable exhibiting within the afternoon, diving into sixth between Drugovich and Nannini. Lundgaard modified into eighth fastest within the afternoon with ART Gargantuan Prix, sooner than Boschung.
The final day of checking out will originate on Sunday at 9am native time.
2021 FIA FORMULA 2 CHAMPIONSHIP – BARCELONA TEST, DAY 2, MORNING SESSION
|1||Richard Verschoor||MP Motorsport||1: 28.280||51|
|2||Ralph Boschung||Campos Racing||1: 28.474||32|
|3||Felipe Drugovich||UNI-Virtuosi||1: 28.544||45|
|4||Marcus Armstrong||DAMS||1: 28.670||35|
|5||Bent Viscaal||Trident||1: 28.675||39|
|6||Roy Nissany||DAMS||1: 28.698||36|
|7||Théo Pourchaire||ART Gargantuan Prix||1: 28.766||48|
|8||Lirim Zendeli||MP Motorsport||1: 28.801||41|
|9||Christian Lundgaard||ART Gargantuan Prix||1: 28.805||49|
|10||Liam Lawson||Hitech Gargantuan Prix||1: 28.810||40|
|11||Jüri Vips||Hitech Gargantuan Prix||1: 28.872||53|
|12||Guanyu Zhou||UNI-Virtuosi||1: 28.880||50|
|13||Jehan Daruvala||Carlin||1: 28.884||32|
|14||Gianluca Petecof||Campos Racing||1: 28.929||37|
|15||Dan Ticktum||Carlin||1: 29.012||34|
|16||Oscar Piastri||PREMA Racing||1: 29.059||25|
|17||Marino Sato||Trident||1: 29.175||32|
|18||Robert Shwartzman||PREMA Racing||1: 29.260||24|
|19||Guliherme Samaia||Charouz Racing Blueprint||1: 30.125||49|
|20||David Beckmann||Charouz Racing Blueprint||1: 30.194||44|
|21||Matteo Nannini||HWA Racelab||1: 30.855||27|
|22||Alessio Deledda||HWA Racelab||1: 32.721||26|
2021 FIA FORMULA 2 CHAMPIONSHIP – BARCELONA TEST, DAY 2, AFTERNOON SESSION
|1||David Beckmann||Charouz Racing Blueprint||1: 29.384||37|
|2||Guilherme Samaia||Charouz Racing Blueprint||1: 29.510||36|
|3||Richard Verschoor||MP Motorsport||1: 29.951||35|
|4||Gianluca Petecof||Campos Racing||1: 30.684||45|
|5||Felipe Drugovich||UNI-Virtuosi||1: 30.837||59|
|6||Lirim Zendeli||MP Motorsport||1: 30.928||33|
|7||Matteo Nannini||HWA RACELAB||1: 31.033||40|
|8||Christian Lundgaard||ART Gargantuan Prix||1: 33.557||61|
|9||Ralph Boschung||Campos Racing||1: 34.356||41|
|10||Robert Shwartzman||PREMA Racing||1: 34.363||44|
|11||Théo Pourchaire||ART Gargantuan Prix||1: 34.497||59|
|12||Liam Lawson||Hitech Gargantuan Prix||1: 34.658||49|
|13||Jüri Vips||Hitech Gargantuan Prix||1: 34.668||51|
|14||Bent Viscaal||Trident||1: 34.711||43|
|15||Roy Nissany||DAMS||1: 34.806||59|
|16||Oscar Piastri||PREMA Racing||1: 34.907||41|
|17||Guanyu Zhou||UNI-Virtuosi||1: 35.052||55|
|18||Marino Sato||Trident||1: 35.196||45|
|19||Marcus Armstrong||DAMS||1: 35.270||50|
|20||Jehan Daruvala||Carlin||1: 35.278||39|
|21||Dan Ticktum||Carlin||1: 35.607||39|
|22||Alessio Deledda||HWA RACELAB||1: 36.174||43|