Prema and Theodore Racing experienced an outstanding weekend at Lausitzring, in the third round of the ADAC Formula 4 series, with Mick Schumacher securing two pole positions and two victories. The young German now sits just three points behind the Championship leader.
Juri Vips and Juan Manuel Correa put in strong performances qualifying fourth and ninth respectively in group. The Estonian secured his best result in the series to date with a seventh place finish in race one, before narrowly missing out on a top-ten finish in race two. His luck ran out in race three when was hit by one of his competitors forcing him to limp home in 22nd place.
Juan Manuel Correa took two third place finishes in the rookie championship, with a best overall finish of ninth place in race two.
# 29 – Mick Schumacher
“All in all, it was a very good weekend for me, as I could catch up in the championship with two victories and my sixth place in race three. It was tricky today with the track drying up quickly. Anyway, we are now looking forward to the next race weekend.”
# 44 – Juri Vips
“I could take lots of positives and negatives from the weekend, but overall I’m happy and focusing on the next round in Oschersleben.”
# 68 – Juan Manuel Correa
“A bad qualifying from my part made the weekend a very difficult one. It was good race craft practice, and I believe we did a good job considering our starting positions.”
Round 4 takes place at Oschersleben on 17th – 19th June.