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Triple wins for Mumbai Falcons at Method Regional Asia Spherical 3 | Autocar India

Written by Gulati

Mumbai Falcons turns into the first-ever Indian workforce to lock out the rostrum in any FIA single-seater championship.

It’s shaping as much as be a stellar 2022 Method Regional Asian Championship for Mumbai Falcons. The Indian workforce loved a virtually good Spherical Three on the Dubai Autodrome with Sebastian Montoya, Dino Beganovic and Arthur Leclerc scoring a win every.

Race 1 even noticed Mumbai Falcons lock out the rostrum, turning into the first-ever Indian workforce to take action in any FIA single-seater championship. The workforce has partnered with junior method stalwarts Prema Racing for this season and is fielding three Ferrari Driver Academy racers.

  • Arthur Leclerc leads championship
  • Montoya, Beganovic and Leclerc rating a win every at Spherical 3

Mumbai Falcons lock out podium in Race 1

Sebastian Montoya, son of former F1 driver Juan Pablo Montoya, certified on pole for Race 1 – his third pole place in a row. He held off stress from Isaac Hadjar to carry on to the lead into Flip 1.

He set about opening a spot when the race was purple flagged briefly to get well a stricken automotive. As soon as the race obtained underway once more, Hadjar tried making a transfer for the lead, however he and Leonardo Fornaroli had been handed a 5 second penalty for a grid infringement. This allowed Mumbai Falcons’ different two drivers, Arthur Leclerc and Dino Beganovic, to maneuver as much as second and third respectively, handing the workforce a 1-2-Three consequence.

Beganovic wins Race 2

It was Beganovic who gained the reverse grid Race 2, battling his means up the order from 8th on the grid. He was already as much as fourth place on the primary lap and slowly started to choose off the highest three. Quickly, Leclerc additionally joined in on the battle for the rostrum.

Beganovic ended up taking victory forward of polesitter Michael Belov of Evans GP and Leclerc.

Leclerc takes championship lead

Leclerc battled with Pepe Marti and Dilano van’t Hoff to choose up his second win this season. Because of this midway by way of the 2022 season, the Ferrari junior driver (and youthful brother of F1 driver Charles Leclerc) leads the championship by 35 factors from Marti.

Montoya is third within the standings, however Spherical Three was his closing outing this season, and he will likely be changed by Oliver Bearman for the remaining two rounds. Mumbai Falcons’ clear sweep additionally helps the workforce prolong its championship lead.

The following spherical can even happen on the Dubai Autodrome on February 11-13.

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