Superleague Formula- Third victory for Davide Rigon. The championship at a pace Third seal.. After Donington Park and the Zolder ventiduenne Davide Rigon at the wheel of Elan / Panoz white/green Racing Team of Beijing Guoan, conquering the ...
Superleague Formula- Third victory for Davide Rigon. The championship at a pace
Third seal.. After Donington Park and the Zolder ventiduenne Davide Rigon at the wheel of Elan / Panoz white/green Racing Team of Beijing Guoan, conquering the third league victory in five events. For the fifth consecutive day the Vicenza maintains top the list of leading his booty to 353 points with 59 lengths on the first of the pursuers, the PSV Eindhoven of Buurman.
The weekend of Davide Rigon on the track of Vallelunga Roman era began with the three free practice sessions characterized by uncertain time. In all three rounds rain alternating with sunny spaces of forcing pilots to different setup changes. The day continues on Saturday with some of the show where Rigon and Beijing Guoan are included in Group B along with Liverpool, Sevilla, Anderlecht, FC Basel, Borussia Dortmund, Rangers and Flamenco. At the end of the 15′ minute Rigon is in command with the best chrono of 1:22.322, classified right to the final stage, along with Flamengo, Anderlecht and Liverpool and the four racing teams in Group A - Corinthians, Milan, Galatasaray and Roma.
In the quarter-finals Rigon faces of the Rome GP2 Perera. On the wire-tenths of Rigon and Perera challenge curve after curve and in the end it is the Italian to have the best passing giallorosso so on the turn. In semifinal Rigon is called to address once again a team Italian: this time are the devils of Scuderia Playteam, headed by Robert Doornbos. Upon joining the track team opts to keep the tires used and this will play a decisive role at the end of the result: the first interim Milan is leading by just 39 thousandths, but precisely because of used tires posting at the end of second and third sector is 6 tenths. Davide Rigon is thus eliminated from the final stage, starting from the second file with the third time.
As per tradition in the Superleague Formula departure is launched behind the safety car, Davide Rigon way to maintain the position behind Valles and Doornbos. The 22 years old is now threatening the shoulders of former F1 driver looking for overtaking but Doornbos is good at closing every time the door. The masterpiece is done, however, the ninth step when the team decided to bring its pilot suffered for changing rubber: the pit stop was perfect and Rigon can return to the track with new compounds. Vicenza leads to the maximum setting in the thirteenth step for optimum performance in 1:23.600, thus taking command of the race, a position that will maintain until the checkered flag going to seize the third victory ever.
The second event is a show Davide Rigon: row after the party for having won race 1 is aware vicentino the protagonist of an extraordinary comeback that brought him to cross the finishing line in what position, behind the winner Porto, of AS Roma, PSV Eindhoven and Liverpool Adrian Valles
"I'm really happy for this third successful. It 'been a fantastic race and pulled until the last lap. Unfortunately, in semi-final we have not fitted the set is not new and has allowed us to pass the qualifying round only in third place. But I knew in the race to have a perfect car and boys and the team has been exceptional. Having mounted the new tires I pushed up to marking the fastest lap of the race. In race 2 I made a nice comeback though starting from the bottom is not easy. I was good at avoiding contact with my opponents and in the end I brought home a fifth place very important for the championship. With a few more lap I might have to attack even Valles. Once again leave a circuit in the lead of the championship and for this I am very happy. Now begin to work for Jerez "
Next meeting with Davide Rigon and Superleague Formula is for Nov. 23 on the circuit of Jerez for the final appointment.