Hockenheim 2: Briscoe again

Australian Ryan Briscoe got his Formula 3 Euroseries campaign off to a flying start at Hockenheim today (Sunday) by winning his second race of the weekend

Hockenheim 2: Briscoe again

Although pole sitter Olivier Pla (ASM) got off the grid quicker, Briscoe (PREMA) simply drove around the outside of him at Turn 2 and raced away to a dominant victory. Pla fell behind Nico Rosberg (Rosberg) early on, but recovered his composure to repass and finish second.

Rosberg then dropped back to fifth, behind Pla's team-mate Alexandre Premat and Alexander Margaritis, but they got into a wheelbanging match that was always going to end in tears - and the tyrewall. As they sailed into the Sachskurve gravel, Rosberg took third ahead of Mucke team-mates Markus Winkelhock and Christian Klien.


1 Ryan Briscoe (Prema Powerteam) Dallara-Opel 18 laps
2 Olivier Pla (ASM) Dallara-Mercedes +13.3s
3 Nico Rosberg (Team Rosberg) Dallara-Opel +17.2s
4 Markus Winkelhock (Mucke) Dallara-Mercedes +18.5s
5 Christian Klien (Mucke) Dallara-Mercedes +18.8s
6 Cesar Campanico (SRT) Dallara-Opel +19.964s

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