Antinucci leads US one-two

Richard Antinucci and Charlie Kimball scored a one-two finish for America in Sunday's reverse grid Formula Three Euroseries race at Barcelona in Spain

Antinucci leads US one-two

Antinucci led from start to finish from pole position, keeping his cool during an early safety car period to win by four seconds.

Kimball grabbed second at the first corner from a slow starting Sebastien Buemi, who was also demoted by Kazuki Nakajima.

The first corner claimed Saturday winner Sebastian Vettel, who spun into the gravel after contact with Esteban Guerrieri. That promoted Paul di Resta, who endured a disastrous Saturday race, into the points.

In a largely processional race, Kohei Hirate passed Buemi for fourth, and closed right up on the Kimball and Nakajima duo, but could do nothing to pass them. Antinucci, meanwhile, scored victory by almost four seconds.

Di Resta's sixth place edges him a point further ahead of Vettel, but his advantage is four points with four races remaining, so the title is still very much up for grabs.

CLASSIFIED:

Pos  Driver               Team                  Time
 1.  Richard Antinucci    HBR Motorsport        30:01.471
 2.  Charlie Kimball      Signature-Plus        +   3.971
 3.  Kazuki Nakajima      Manor Motorsport      +   4.911
 4.  Kohei Hirate         Manor Motorsport      +   5.756
 5.  Sebastien Buemi      ASL Mucke Motorsport  +  11.143
 6.  Paul di Resta        ASM Formule 3         +  11.738
 7.  Esteban Guerrieri    Manor Motorsport      +  12.401
 8.  Giedo van der Garde  ASM Formule 3         +  19.918
 9.  Romain Grosjean      Signature-Plus        +  20.635
10.  Guillaume Moreau     Signature-Plus        +  22.345
11.  Tim Sandtler         Signature-Plus        +  24.548
12.  Alejandro Nunez      Prema Powerteam       +  29.553

NOT CLASSIFIED/RETIREMENTS:

     Driver               Team                  On Lap
     Sebastian Vettel     ASM Formule 3           11
     Paolo Nocera         Prema Powerteam          9
     Filip Salaquarda     Team ISR                 1
     Michael Herck        Bas Leinders JRT         1
     Kamui Kobayashi      ASM Formule 3            1
     Jonathan Summerton   ASL Mucke Motorsport     0
     Ronayne O'Mahony     Prema Powerteam          0

Fastest Lap: Kohei Hirate, 1:01.876 on lap 15
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