Free Practice on
the highspeed track of Monza the Kaufmann Drivers were working on
the final car set up and not concentrating too much on the times.
Frijns was 3. fastest, Suvanto 6. and van Asseldonk 9.
Also in the Qualifying the Kaufmann Drivers had
been a bit unlucky not catching the right tow for a fast qualifying
lap. In the end Frijns was 8. and 6., Suvanto 11. and 12., and van
Asseldonk 12. and 8.
At the start to the first race all Kaufmann Drivers directly moved
up some positions. In the thrid lap it was Robin Frijns who was
taking over the lead of the field. Hannes van Asseldonk was 5th
followed by Teammate Suvanto on 6. During a ver exciting race with
many overtaking moves, Robin Frijns took the lead again one lap to
the end and won his 6. race of the season. Teammate van Asseldonk
also drove a very impressive end of the race with finishing 3rd
again. Petri Suvanto unfortunately bend his front wing and finished
Frijns again had a good start and moved up to P2 after two laps.
Finding himself in a very difficult situation - an eight place was
enough to win the Championship - Frijns decided to take it more easy
and dropped back the order. Finally he finished 3rd and therefore he
won the Formula BMW Europe 2010 Championship!
Asseldonk went off the track at the beginning of the race, but then
drove an incredible race and moved himself upto P5 at the end! Petri
Suvanto, as the day before drove a solid race and finished on P9
after 2008, the Team of Josef Kaufmann Racing won again the Formula
BMW Europe 2010 Championship and the Formula BMW Europe 2010 Team
The Formula BMW Europe Seson 2010 in number:
Formula BMW Europe 2010 - Robin Frijns
Place Formula BMW Europe 2010 - Hannes van Asseldonk
Formula BMW Europe 2010 - Petri Suvanto
x 2. Place
x 3. Place
Formula BMW Europe Team Championship 2010 - Josef Kaufmann Racing