“Recovery Man” is come back. André Negrao once again surprises the stands with an amazing recovery in the race that takes him from the 18th position at the start to the 6th at the finish line, winning the 3rd place on the rookie podium.
After qualifying this morning, the drivers are placed on the grid of the second race of the weekend in the Paul Ricard circuit. On the French track was torn down in the night a heavy storm and weather conditions have remained uncertain throughout the day with thick clouds, heavy showers on the track ready to dump. Negrao started 18th in the ninth row and immediately in front of him on the grid Richelmi has positioned 16th. At the start, both Draco drivers have made an excellent start recovering immediately different positions. After a hint of rain in the early laps some drivers have touched causing a crash caused the entrance of safety car. After the restart of the race, teams have begun the call to the pits for the mandatory pit stop. Richelmi, after the pit stop, recovers some positions and he arrives at the finished line 13th. Meanwhile, Negrao climbs the ranking lap after lap until the 6th place with a beautiful final duel with Yelloly. At the finish, the young brazilian driver goes up the rookie’s Podium and he lifts the cup to the applause of all Draco team.
The last race of the season will be at the Montmelo circuit in Barcelona on 6 and 7 October.