F3 gets coverage boost

Fans of the Green Flag British Formula 3 Championship get a double dose of action this Saturday with coverage of both Donington races

F3 gets coverage boost

The action will be fast and furious, featuring race footage, on-board drama and interviews with the Grand Prix stars of tomorrow.

The Donington races formed part of the first double-header weekend of the season with race one giving Ben Collins a maiden F3 win after series leader Antonio Pizzonia clashed with Takuma Sato at the first corner. Pizzonia¹s fight-back after a pit-stop was one of the highlights of the race as was Andy Priaulx¹s recovery after an early spin.

Viewers can decide who was guilty in the Matt Davies/Tomas Scheckter clash, and see Narain Karthikeyan¹s vigorous efforts to grab the lead.

The second Donington race gave Tomas Scheckter a second win of the season despite intense pressure from Pizzonia and a fast-starting Andy Priaulx took third in another hectic race.

F3 on 4 will be shown at 12 noon this Saturday, May 27, with GT on 4 shown straight afterwards, giving 60 minutes of PowerTour coverage.

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