We decided to stay on slicks but unfortunately it didn't work. We tried but it was the wrong direction.

“We decided to stay on slicks but unfortunately it didn't work. We tried but it was the wrong direction.”


louis Delétraz  
30 September 2018

Charouz Racing System: Sochi Sprint Race review

Charouz Racing System narrowly missed out on FIA Formula Two Championship Sprint Race points today after making a bold tyre gamble on a wet track at Sochi Autodrom in Russia.

The Czech team’s target was to build on Antonio Fuoco’s point-scoring finish during Saturday’s Feature Race when the 21-lap Sprint battle commenced under threatening grey clouds.

The Italian started from P3 on the grid, while team-mate Louis Delétraz lined up in P12.

A determined start allowed Ferrari Driver Academy pilot Antonio to challenge for the lead on the first lap but with the pack being squeezed at Turn 2, the Italian lost momentum and had to drop back.

Louis meanwhile, made great progress during the opening phase of the race as he moved up to P7 by...

We decided to stay on slicks but unfortunately it didn't work. We tried but it was the wrong direction.

“We decided to stay on slicks but unfortunately it didn't work. We tried but it was the wrong direction.”


louis Delétraz  
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