Roman Stanek won a lively, rain-affected Formula 3 feature race by passing Oliver Bearman in the dying laps.
Franco Colapinto won the Formula 3 sprint race in Imola, overtaking Caio Collet at the start of the last lap of the race.
Zane Maloney has been credited with pole position in a confusing end to Formula 3 qualifying in which the chequered flag was shown too soon.
Juan Manuel Correa will not race in the Formula 3 round at Imola due to a leg fracture. Meanwhile David Beckmann will substitute for Cem Bolukbasi in Formula 2.
Formula 2 and 3 boss Bruno Michel said bringing good female drivers to the F3 grid was “key” and he didn’t understand why Jamie Chadwick had failed to get a 2022 seat.
Red Bull junior driver Jonny Edgar will not contest the remainder of the FIA Formula 3 Championship after being diagnosed with Crohn’s disease.
Victor Martins claimed the first F3 feature race victory in 2022, keeping Arthur Leclerc from the lead on track and in the points standings.
Russian Formula 3 Alexander Smolyar finished third in today’s season-opening race after entering the championship as a neutral competitor and switching to a plain black livery.
Formula 3 driver Niko Kari has been penalised for driving the wrong way along the track in what the stewards called a “very dangerous” incident.
Isack Hadjar has taken the first win of the season for Hitech after Oliver Bearman was penalised for exceeding track limits.
Franco Colapinto has taken pole for Van Amersfoort Racing on the debuts for both driver and team in FIA Formula 3 in Bahrain.
Russian Formula 3 driver Alexander Smolyar has reversed his decision not to participate in the FIA series this year and entered as a neutral driver.
Formula 3 driver Alexander Smolyar has joined the growing number of Russian drivers who have opted not to continue racing in the wake of the country’s invasion of Ukraine.
Formula 2 team Hitech Grand Prix has officially confirmed the termination of its sponsorship deal with Uralkali, after Formula 1 team Haas did the same.
Formula 2 team bosses objected to the series being used as a “test bed” for Formula 1’s synthetic fuels, saying it “wouldn’t be wise.”
Williams have signed 2021 GB3 champion Zak O’Sullivan to their driver academy and confirmed he will contest in this year’s FIA Formula 3 championship.
It isn’t just the FIA’s superlicence rules which prevents young racing prodigies reaching Formula 1 as quickly as Max Verstappen did.
Formula 2 and Formula 3 will trial new synthetic, sustainable fuels before they are introduced to Formula 1 in 2026.
Clement Novalak will make his Formula 2 debut at the next round in Saudi Arabia in place of Lirim Zendeli, who said his season is over due to “financial reasons”.
Formula 2 will hold a record 28 races in its 2022 season, while Formula 3’s calendar will feature 18, all supporting Formula 1 races.