19-year-old ART Junior Team Levin Amweg driver celebrated his first victory in Formula Renault racing at Silverstone in the first race of the Formula Renault NEC weekend.
Starting from second, the Swiss driver jumped polesitter Aurelien Panis to take the lead and kept his position till the checkered flag, despite being closely followed by his French squadmate throughout the whole race.
The podium was completed by BMW junior driver Jake Hughes after a clam, trouble-free race from the Briton.
Gustav Malja held on to fourth ahead of Steijn Schothorst, with the Dutchman having pulled off two on-the-road overtakes to get to fifth.
RSF-backed Ben Barnicoat passed compatriot passed Seb Morris for sixth, with the Caterham junior then spinning out while attempting to take the place back.
Barnicoat finished in that very position, while rest of the top ten was completed by Raoul Owens, Callan O’Keeffe, Matthew Graham and Ukyo Sasahara.
|1||Levin Amweg||ART Junior Team||11 laps|
|2||Aurelien Panis||ART Junior Team||+0.548|
|3||Jake Hughes||Mark Burdett Motorsport||+6.081|
|4||Gustav Malja||Josef Kaufmann Racing||+8.205|
|5||Steijn Schothorst||Manor MP Motorsport||+8.519|
|6||Ben Barnicoat||Fortec Motorsports||+12.866|
|7||Raoul Owens||Mark Burdett Motorsport||+18.091|
|8||Callan O’Keeffe||ART Junior Team||+18.793|
|11||Stefan Riener||MGR Motorsport||+21.427|
|13||Louis Deletraz||Josef Kaufmann Racing||+22.835|
|14||Seb Morris||Fortec Motorsports||+23.291|
|15||Ryan Tveter||Josef Kaufmann Racing||+25.213|
|16||Julio Moreno||Manor MP Motorsport||+29.726|
|17||Jorge Cevallos||Fortec Motorsports||+30.560|
|18||Patrick Freiburghaus||SL Formula Racing||+33.517|
|19||Robin Hansson||Fragus BR Motorsport||+36.557|
|20||Philippe Morin||Manor MP Motorsport||+37.883|
|24||Max Biedermann||Inter Europol||+1:29.511|
|Leopold Ringbom||PositiOne Motorsport||+5 laps|
|Robert Siska||Inter Europol||+11 laps|