Final year, the FIA Karting European Championship – OK & Junior began in Zuera with a programme lowered to a couple events attributable to the pandemic. In 2021, the Spanish circuit will host the fourth and closing round from 22nd to 25th July, at the end of which the European OK and Junior titles will be awarded.
The Circuito Internacional Zuera remains the longest circuit of the season at 1700m positioned north of the metropolis of Zaragoza, capital of Aragon. Known for its budge, with a median budge of over 100km/h in OK, the Spanish observe will be very technical no topic its somewhat shrimp collection of corners when put next with its length. The width of the observe will enhance the possibilities of overtaking and the slipstream phenomena are no longer to be left out. All these aspects were most fashionable by the overwhelming majority of international drivers since 2007. The harshness of Zuera’s climate in the summer can lead to high temperatures or solid winds to have the ability to add a miniature of more spice to the competition.
The FIA Karting European Championship – OK & Junior is a four-event collection and the title will be awarded to the driver with one of the best whole fetch after the worst end result in the heats and closing standings has been discounted. On the a quantity of hand, the closing competition in Sarno showed a relative redistribution of the abilities eager and it’s no longer very unlikely that the kind will continue in Spain with the look of current names at the end of the event’s rankings. Brazilian manufacturer MG Tyres may possibly be the queer tyre provider for both classes.
Slater remains the solid man in Junior
Britain’s Freddie Slater has more to provide than tender his dominance of the provisional FIA Karting European Championship – Junior standings. His determination in fight and his ability to excel produce him the favourite in the title creep as well to the enhance of a truly skilled personnel. Three a quantity of drivers can mute sigh him for the Championship – the Brazilian Matheus Ferreira, the Jamaican Alex Powell and the a quantity of Briton Harley Keeble who has tender recovered from a imperfect originate to the season. That mentioned, the Spanish competition may possibly smartly provide a quantity of younger abilities with the assorted to shine. Russia’s Anatoly Khavalkin, Sri Lanka’s Yevan David and Italian-American James Egozi are ideal examples of the giant OK-Junior pool.
Provisional FIA Karting European Championship – Junior standings sooner than the fourth round in Zuera:
1- Freddie Slater (GBR) – 70 aspects
2- Matheus Ferreira (BRA) – 61 aspects
3- Alex Powell (JAM) – 52 aspects
4- Harley Keeble (GBR) – 38 aspects
5- Ean Eyckmans (BEL) – 35 aspects
OK: Antonelli at his most efficient
Whereas the Brazilian Rafael Camara had shown himself to be very solid at the originate of the FIA Karting European Championship – OK, the Italian Andrea Kimi Antonelli reversed the kind with panache by taking two victories which enabled him to earn the lead. His true lead is even greater than what primarily the most recent score presentations, including the last countdown in opposition to his recount pursuer, the Briton Arvid Lindblad. The Bulgarian Nikola Tsolov is the fourth theoretical contender in the creep for the title. The fight for victory in Zuera will pointless to tell involve a quantity of drivers. Artem Severiukin (RUS), Joe Turney (GBR) and Timoteusz Kucharczyk (POL) lost out in Sarno for a quantity of reasons, Ugo Ugochukwu (USA) is apparent to make better, while Evan Giltaire (FRA) is having a specialize in to continue his creep of appropriate performances.
Provisional FIA Karting European Championship standings – OK sooner than the fourth round in Zuera:
1- Andrea Kimi Antonelli (ITA) – 77 aspects
2- Arvid Lindblad (GBR) – 71 aspects
3- Rafael Camara (BRA) – 63 aspects
4- Nikola Tsolov (BGR) – 46 aspects
5- Artem Severiukhin (RUS) – 38 aspects
The Zuera event will even be followed on the official FIA Karting Championship app for mobile gadgets and on the score page www.fiakarting.com.
Provisional schedule for the Zuera event
Friday 23rd July
09: 00 – 14: 55: Free Word
15: 00 – 17: 30: Qualifying Word
Saturday 24th July
09: 00 – 10: 40: Warm-up
10: 45 – 18: 00: Qualifying Heats
Sunday 25th July
09: 00 – 10: 40: Warm-up
10: 40am – 12: 20pm: Qualifying Heats
13: 30 – 15: 15: Finals