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Rounds 13/14/15 at Spa

Carlin's Kaylen Frederick claimed his second win of the year in race one at Spa Francorchamps, after an intense battle with Chris Dittmann Racing's Ayrton Simmons.

Both took turns at leading the race, but Frederick made a move stick on the polesitter on the penultimate lap, and claimed the win by 0.864s from Simmons, while Manuel Maldonado threatened to join the lead battle and claimed third for Fortec after moving up from seventh on the grid. Championship leader Clement Novalak was fourth for Carlin ahead of Douglas Motorsport's Kiern Jewiss, while Double R's Hampus Ericsson took sixth. Ulysse De Pauw claimed seventh at his local circuit for Douglas Motorsport ahead of Fortec's Johnathan Hoggard, with Lucas Petersson (Carlin) and Sasakorn Chaimongkol (Hillspeed) completing the top-10.

1. Kaylen Frederick, Carlin, 9 laps
2. Ayrton Simmons, Chris Dittmann Racing, +0.864s
3. Manuel Maldonado, Fortec Motorsports, +1.489s
4. Clement Novalak, Carlin, +2.098s
5. Kiern Jewiss, Douglas Motorsport, +3.648s
6. Hampus Ericsson, Double R Racing, +7.280s
7. Ulysse De Pauw, Douglas Motorsport, +7.679s
8. Johnathan Hoggard, Fortec Motorsports, +7.894s
9. Sasakorn Chaimongkol, Hillspeed, +9.732s
10. Lucas Petersson, Carlin, +10.012s
11. Nico Varrone, Hillspeed, +10.077s
12. Benjamin Pedersen, Douglas Motorsport, +11.365s
13. Kris Wright, Fortec Motorsports, +11.894s
14. Josh Mason, Lanan Racing, +19.333s
15. Andreas Estner, Lanan Racing, +19.844s
16. Nazim Azman, Chris Dittmann Racing, +20.808s
17. Pavan Ravishankar, Double R Racing, +21.308s
18. Neil Verhagen, Double R Racing, +45.769s

BRDC British F3 Championship, Spa Francorchamps, race two:

Hillspeed's Nico Varrone secured a stunning maiden BRDC British F3 win in just his fifth race, as he pulled off a string of sensational overtaking moves in a slipstream fest at Spa Francorchamps.

Having started eighth, and with new tyres, he blasted his way through to the front and pulled off a late move on Lanan's Josh Mason, who also used fresh rubber, to take victory, with the British driver finishing 0.719s behind and just two tenths ahead of pole sitter Neil Verhagen for Double R Racing.

Double R's Pavan Ravishankar led briefly early on but slipped to fourth at the end, but over a second clear of Lanan's Andreas Estner who claimed fifth. Douglas Motorsport's Benjamin Pedersen was sixth, two tenths clear of Fortec's Johnathan Hoggard, with Kiern Jewiss taking eighth for Douglas Motorsport, just under four tenths clear of championship leader Clement Novalak. Local boy Ulysse De Pauw completed the top-10 for Douglas Motorsport. Post race, Novalak was handed a 0.5 second time penalty for gaining an unfair advantage on the last lap, which elevated De Pauw up to ninth and Novalak down to 10th.

1. Nico Varrone, Hillspeed, 8 laps
2. Josh Mason, Lanan Racing, +0.719s
3. Neil Verhagen, Double R Racing, +0.958s
4. Pavan Ravishankar, Double R Racing, +1.405s
5. Andreas Estner, Lanan Racing, +2.651s
6. Benjamin Pedersen, Douglas Motorsport, +3.145s
7. Johnathan Hoggard, Fortec Motorsports, +3.352s
8. Kiern Jewiss, Douglas Motorsport, +4.308s
9. Ulysse De Pauw, Douglas Motorsport, +4.767s
10. Clement Novalak, Carlin, +5.171s

BRDC British F3 Championship, Spa Francorchamps, race three:

Chris Dittmann Racing's Ayrton Simmons dominated the final BRDC British F3 race of the weekend at Spa Francorchamps this afternoon, converting pole into a lights to flag victory, his second triumph of the year.

The British driver finished just under a couple of seconds clear of championship leader Clement Novalak, with Kiern Jewiss pulling off a string of overtaking moves to claim third place from 10th on the grid.

Hampus Ericsson claimed fourth for Double R Racing after a late overtaking move on teammate Neil Verhagen, with Manuel Maldonado sixth for Fortec Motorsports.

Johnathan Hoggard was 2.4 seconds behind his teammate at the chequered flag, coming out on top of a battle with Carlin's Lucas Petersson who finished eighth, with race two winner Nico Varrone (Hillspeed) and Lanan's Josh Mason completing the top-10. The order changed post race though, when Hoggard was handed a penalty for colliding with Sasakorn Chaimongkol.

BRDC British F3 Championship, Spa Francorchamps, race three result:

1. Ayrton Simmons, Chris Dittmann Racing, 9 laps
2. Clement Novalak, Carlin, +1.812s
3. Kiern Jewiss, Douglas Motorsport, +3.540s
4. Hampus Ericsson, Double R Racing, +4.239s
5. Neil Verhagen, Double R Racing, +5.325s
6. Manuel Maldonado, Fortec Motorsports, +6.242s
7. Lucas Petersson, Carlin, +8.899s
8. Nico Varrone, Hillspeed, +14.052s
9. Josh Mason, Lanan Racing, +17.197s
10. Pavan Ravishankar, Double R Racing, +17.573s
11. Andreas Estner, Lanan Racing, +21.098s

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