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© Motorsport Images Stoffel Vandoorne starts in the Saturday race from the Poleposition
Mercedes Formula E racer Stoffel Vandoorne hung on to land pole position for the second London E -Prix over Oliver Rowland and Alex Lynn in a rain-affected qualifying session. The Belgian moved into the superpole shootout after his group two run, which landed him provisional
Vandoorne hung on to a 0.041s cushion to dethrone the Nissan e .dams of Rowland at the top of the times, and then landed his fourth series pole when Alex Lynn fell short on the last run. Lynn shipped a tenth to Vandoorne in the opening sector but closed the gap to just one hundredth of a second over the middle of the lap before
Mercedes -EQ Formula E Team driver Stoffel Vandoorne set pole position in Qualifying on Saturday in Rome , beating André Lotterer (TAG Heuer Porsche Formula E ) and Nissan E .DAMS driver Oliver Rowland. Oliver Rowland, who had set the best time in the group qualifying stage, hit the wall on the exit of
Lotterer appeared to be off the pace in free practice but used his experience well to get into the shootout for pole position , although he could not do enough to take pole position , missing out by just 0.167 seconds, while Rowland managed third despite his mishap. Vandoorne was the man on fire
Mercedes pilot Stoffel Vandounne has on Saturday in qualifying for the third season race of formula E 2021 in Rome the pole position secured. The Belgian benefited from a bug of his rival Oliver Rowland (Nissan-E.DAMS) in the individual time trial of the Superpole, which was on course for best time in the last curve and so only on third place lands.
thus ranged Vandoorn's time from 1: 38.484 minutes for the best starting place. For Mercedes it is already the second pole position in the third qualifying of the season. "I've built the day about trust, felt comfortable in the car," says Vandounne at 'ran.de'. "In Group Qualifying, I did not have it overshifts. The round [in the superpole] was not perfect, but very good."
Toto Wolff: Red Bull 2021 "double challenge" for Mercedes
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Best time for Stoffel Vandoorne , then Lotterer’s Porsche and a brilliant Rowland’s Nissan. Race at 04.04 on Sky Sport 1 and Italia 1. Ahead is always the Mercedes . Only it is not the one at the top of Nick DeVries’ standings: Stoffel Vandoorne will start from pole in the first of the two Rome E -Prix.
— The pole of the Belgian ex McLaren was threatened to the last by Oliver Rowland, in a Nissan, very good at qualifying for the Super Pole from the second (only) group and then faster than all in the first two sectors of the circuit, but in the end he was the author of a burr, a bump that made him end with the.
Mercedes -EQ's Stoffel Vandoorne launched himself into the Drivers' Championship mix with the race win and TAG Heuer Fastest Lap in Round 4 after another frantic encounter at Rome 's spectacular Circuito Cittadino dell'EUR.
Meanwhile, the pre-race championship leader Sam Bird, and the man third in the running, Nyck de Vries, were wiped out in contact as they fought for points on the cusp of the top 10 with Rowland also involved. Vandoorne held firm to take the chequered flag and redeem his race weekend after falling from pole after contact in Round 3. Sims followed second just 0.6 seconds
The place next to Vandoornne in series ENDER was secured. The Porsche pilot brushed the wall twice in his fast round and broke a banner. When crossing the finish line, it lacked 0.167 seconds on the best time of Vandounne.
Rowland throws the Pole Weg
Rowland, which was driven the fastest time in the group qualifying, was after two absolute best times in the first two sectors in the superpole on best time course. When it comes to the impact in the last curve, however, the right rear suspension of his car broke. With 0.405 second residue, he managed to rank three. Fourth was ABT Audi Pilot Lucas di Grassi (+0.419 seconds).
with the collection into the superpole and five ranked Jean-Eric Zergne (DS-Techeetah) achieved a remarkable result. At the car of the Frenchman, the drive train had to be changed after the accident in the first training , which also missed the (prematurely broken) second training.
Despite losing 2020: Liberty boss is not worried about Formula 1
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The Rome and Sanya ePrix were expected to return to the calendar, as their 2020 races were cancelled due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Only Rome was actually held, this time as a double-header, while Sanya was once again cancelled, as was the Paris ePrix..
^ Stoffel Vandoorne set the fastest lap, but had done so while in Fanboost, so was ineligible to be the point-scorer for the fastest lap.
Official name. 2021 Rome E -Prix.
^3 – Pole position . ^4 – André Lotterer and Nick Cassidy received a 5-second time penalty each for causing a collision..
Notes: Only the top five positions are included for both sets of standings.
^ " Mercedes scores commanding Rome Formula E win with Vandoorne ". The Race.
Maximilian Günther drove as a fastest BMW Andretti pilot in qualifying in rank six, but is offset by five places backwards for five places because of a punishment from the first race weekend of the season.
Impact and Dreher by Rene Rast
The top 10 qualifying completed Robin Frijns (Virgin), Nyck de Vries (Mercedes), Pascal Wehrlein (Porsche) and Sebastien Buemi (Nissan-E.DAMS). The Swiss Nico Müller drove in the Dragon Penske at position 17.
The three-time DTM champion Rene Rast came after a driving error in the second Abt-Audi not beyond position 21. "I've already kissed the wall in the chicane. It probably torn the tie rod. The turner was only the episode," says Rast at 'ran.de'.
The third season race of formula E-WM 2021 is started at 16:00.
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