The next Eurocup Formula Renault event was at Nurburgring. The first qualifying started at 8:45. Chrisitan Lundgaard was the first MP Motorsport driver that had to start the qualifying. He was placed in group A and Alex Peroni and Freek Schothorst in group B.
The battle for pole position was between Christian Lundgaard and Max Fewtrell in group A, but it was Christian Lundgaard that had to take the second position in his group with a 1:56.589
Group B went out straight after group A. Alex Peroni got a purple second sector and moved up to 2nd place with 3,5 min to go, but many more drivers kept improving their times what finally resulted in a P6 in his group. Freek Schothorst qualified 11th in his group.
Qualifying result (group A+B)
P4 Christian Lundgaard
P11 Alex Peroni
P21 Freek Schothorst
A strong start for Lungaard! He took over the 2nd position. Peroni 12th and position 21 for Freek Schothorst after the first lap. The gap got smaller each lap between Lundgaard and the leader, But Fewtrell stayed close to Lundgaard as well.
Alex Peroni moved up one position during lap three while Schothorst lost one place.
Christian Lundgaard couldn’t hold his position and dropped back to P3 during lap 7. Alex Peroni was 10th, and 22 was Freek Schothorst during the same lap.
Christian Lundgaard crossed the finish line with the third position and made the championship lead a little bit bigger with 14 points in total.
Race one result
P3 Christian Lundgaard
P10 Alex Peroni
P22 Freek Schothorst
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