Felix Rosenqvist executed another memorable Super Formula drive to set up a late charge for victory in Sunday's Autopolis round of the Japanese single-seater series, eventually taking a close second to score his third podium in a row and further reduce the gap to the championship lead.
Felix Rosenqvist scored his second successive podium in Japan's Super Formula series on Sunday, hauling himself up to third in the overall championship standings.
Felix Rosenqvist put on a charging drive to claim his first ever Super Formula podium in Sunday’s Fuji Speedway round, setting the fastest lap of the event to underline his pace on a breakthrough day in the Japanese championship.
Pole position starter Kazuki Nakajima got off to a strong start to the 35 lap (203 km) championship race. From the 3rd grid, Naoki Yamamoto got off to a good start as well, helping him to jump up in front of last season’s champion, 2nd grid starter Yuji Kunimoto.