In the first free practice it was really busy on track with 35 cars
running. All Kaufmann Drivers did a really good job and were fast
upto speed. Tunjo was P3, Malja P6 and the two Rookies had been on
P15 - Olsen and P25 - Delétraz. In the second free practice Tunjo
was P6, Malja P13, Olsen P15 and Delétraz P22.
In the Qualfying which was split into two groups, it was Tunjo and
Déletraz group 1. Delétraz qualified himself on P9 and P10 in the
group. Tunjo drove a strong qualifying and took overall Pole
Position and P3 in his group.
In the second group
it was Malja and Olsen. Olsen qualified himself on P6 and P8. Malja
was dominating his group with driving the two fastest laptimes. Both
times P1 in his group. The grid for Race 1: Tunjo on Pole, Malja P2,
Olsen P12 and Delétraz P17. Grid Race 2: Malja P2, Tunjo P4, Olsen
P16 and Delétraz P18.
Gustav Malja missed the start and had a little crash in turn 1. A
damaged front wing forced him to make a pit stop loosing 1 lap in
the end. Louis Delétraz also had a crash in the first lap and needed
to retire from the race. Dennis Olsen drove a strong opening part of
the race moving up to P7, where he also finished the race. Oscar
Tunjo was leading the field after the start, but then made a small
driving mistake and dropped to P3 where he also finished the race.
First podium so far for Tunjo this year.
Race 2: In
the second race Delétraz and Olsen drove very constant and moved up
position to P14, respectivley P12, were both of the Rookies also
finally finished. Tunjo had some contact in turn 1 and with a
slightely damaged car he dropped back to P10 in the end. Gustav
Malja showed a very strong performance driving fastest race laps and
putting lot of pressure on the leader. In the end Malja didn´t take
any risk and scored a well deserved P2. First podium for the young