Blomqvist hoping Red Bull has given him wings for Germany

10:06 14 August 2014

31 Tom Blomqvist (GBR, Jagonya Ayam with Carlin, Dallara F312 - Volkswagen), FIA Formula 3 European Championship, round 8, race 1, Red Bull Ring (AUT) - 1. - 3. August 2014

31 Tom Blomqvist (GBR, Jagonya Ayam with Carlin, Dallara F312 - Volkswagen), FIA Formula 3 European Championship, round 8, race 1, Red Bull Ring (AUT) - 1. - 3. August 2014

(c) FIA F3 / Suer

Saffron Walden racing ace Tom Blomqvist will be looking to build on a superb outing in Austria when the FIA Formula 3 European Championship lands in Germany this weekend.

Races 25, 26 and 27 of the season will see the drivers battle it out around the infamous Nurburgring.

The 20-year-old will try carry the momentum he built up at the Red Bull Ring, where he spent all weekend on the podium and jumped up to third in the drivers’ championship.

After finishing in first place for race one of the weekend, Blomqvist managed to take the podium two more times, coming second in races two and three place. Fellow Jagonya Ayam Carlin team-mate Antonio Giovinazzi took first place for the final race.

“Our team, Jagonya Ayam with Carlin, has done a tremendous job, we secured first and second place,” he said.

“For me, things went really well and I am very happy with our performance.”

Tom Blomqvist will next be seen from the 15th of August, at the Nurburgring in Germany for the 9th round of the FIA Formula 3 European Championship.

0 comments

Welcome , please leave your message below.

Optional - JPG files only
Optional - MP3 files only
Optional - 3GP, AVI, MOV, MPG or WMV files
Comments

Please log in to leave a comment and share your views with other Saffron Walden Reporter visitors.

We enable people to post comments with the aim of encouraging open debate.

Only people who register and sign up to our terms and conditions can post comments. These terms and conditions explain our house rules and legal guidelines.

Comments are not edited by Saffron Walden Reporter staff prior to publication but may be automatically filtered.

If you have a complaint about a comment please contact us by clicking on the Report This Comment button next to the comment.

Not a member yet?

Register to create your own unique Saffron Walden Reporter account for free.

Signing up is free, quick and easy and offers you the chance to add comments, personalise the site with local information picked just for you, and more.

Sign up now

More news stories

Yesterday, 17:17
Some of the fake goods seized at Stansted Airport last month

Fake goods with an estimated value of more than half a million pounds were seized by Border Force officers at Stansted Airport over three days last month.

Yesterday, 16:22
Linton Village College

There were high achievers at Linton Village College, where 73 per cent of students taking GCSEs achieved five passes at A*-C including English and maths.

Yesterday, 15:56
Perse School

Over three quarters of GCSE grades achieved today (August 25) at The Perse School were A* and 94 per cent of grades were A* or A.

Yesterday, 14:11
Joyce Frankland GCSEs

At Joyce Frankland Academy, there were record highs in English with 86 per cent of students achieving top grades and 25 per cent getting an A or A* in maths.

Digital Edition

Image
Read the Saffron Walden Reporter e-edition E-edition

Most read stories

Newsletter Sign Up

Sign up to the following newsletters: