Accident occurs in Formula 2 race in Baku
Baku, Azerbaijan, April 29
By Elchin Mehdiyev - Trend:
An accident has occurred in the second race of FIA Formula 2 in Baku April 29.
Indonesian driver from PERTAMINA PREMA Theodore Racing Sean Gelael lost control of the car in one of the laps and crashed into the safety fence.
Gelael had to leave the competition.
The last day of the FIA Formula 2 race kicked off in Baku April 29.
Twenty drivers, representing 10 teams, are taking part in the competitions.
Thai driver Alexander Albon from DAMS team has recently won the first main competition of the FIA Formula 2 race. UK driver Jack Aitken from ART Grand Prix team ranked second, Italian driver Antonio Fuoco from Charouz Racing System team came in third.
The 2018 Formula 1 Azerbaijan Grand Prix kicked off in Baku April 27.
The length of the Baku track, where teams compete for the championship, each represented by two drivers, is just over six kilometers. The length of the widest part of the track is 13 meters, and the narrowest width is 7.6 meters between the turns 7 and 8, which are situated along the Icheri Sheher (Inner City).
The Start and Finish lanes are located at the Azadlig Square. The Formula 1 Paddock, team garages and pit lanes are also located there.