Sakhir (Bahrain) – RP Motorsport Racing is preparing to face the last weekend of a challenging race season in the World Series Formula V8 3.5. In the final challenge, scheduled on the Sakhir (Bahrain) track, the Italian team aims to end in beauty a season capable of giving many reasons for satisfaction.
From the success of Jerez to the numerous podium races collected during the season, the team led by Fabio Pampado is on a trip to the Middle East with a definitely positive balance, but at the same time wanting to win a prestigious achievement that could help you center the third place in the standings reserved for the teams.
They will return to be the three riders to whom RP Motorsport will focus on these goals: Roy Nissany and Yu Kanamaru will be joined by the 24-year-old Colombian Tatiana Calderon, the current driver of the Sauber F1 Team, vintage run in the GP3 Series. For Tatiana this will be the first experience at the wheel of the powerful Dallara-Gibson, although for her the RP Motorsport environment is certainly not a novelty, having previously competed with the colors of the Italian stable last year in Euroformula Open.
The weekend in Bahrain will also be a major test ground for Roy Nissany / רוי ניסני: The Israeli driver, currently fifth in the standings and mathematically still laughing for the title, will have the main target of climbing to the top three places in the standings, which would allow him to take part in the test-prize on a FIA WEC car reserved for the best-ranked in the prestigious international series.
He also seeks to close with a good result also Yu Kanamaru Official, author of a season that has seen him steadily growing and able to pick a nice place on the podium at the round of Monza.
Fabio Pampado (Team Principal RP Motorsport Racing): “We arrive in Bahrain with a strong desire to be well-represented, decided to end a good season for us in the best possible way, certainly the main goal is the third place in the team standings , but at the same time we will try to put Roy in the best conditions to aim to close the top of the list of pilots. A big winger is also going to Tatiana: we are very happy to return with us and we will certainly work hard even if the road for her she will not be down, since she must learn many things at the same time. In any case, we are all very motivated and wanting to win another prestigious achievement. ”
The latest round of the World Series V8 3.5 will see the engines turn on Thursday, November 16, with two free practice sessions scheduled at 14:25 and 19:45 in Italy. The next day, the day will open with race-1 qualifications (12:35 pm), followed at 16:10 from the second session and at 20:15 from the start of the first race scheduled for the 40 ‘+ 1 lap distance . Finally, on Saturday, November 18, will be the second and final challenge of the weekend, which will precede the 6-hour Bahrain, final test of the FIA WEC.
Qualifications and races will be as usual seen live streaming on the official YouTube channel of the World Series Formula V8 3.5, while updates will be available on the social channels of the RP Motorsport Racing team and at www.rpmotorsportracing.com.