SMP Racing junior driver Irina Sidorkova claimed the win in the Female Trophy of the Formula 4 Spain Championship's third round, which took place on May 25-26 at the Motorland Aragon circuit in Spain.Irina was classified the fastest women in all three races of the round and scored enough points to become the leader in the women’s standings.
During the weekend, Irina Sidorkova constantly improved her skills and with the help of her SMP Racing coach worked on the technique of overtaking and fighting.
The Russian finished 12 and 11 in the overall standings of first two races, respectively, and moved up to sixth place in the final race of the round.
"In general, the weekend went well," Irina Sidorkova shared. "In the first qualifying session I was eighth fastest, but was penalized for the underweight. Therefore I started the first and second races from last positions, but was able to finish in 12 and 11 places. In the third race, I had a great start and the car behaved perfectly. I managed to finish sixth and win the Cup in the Female Trophy. I want to say a big thank you to my SMP Racing coaches for supporting me along the way in this championship."
The fourth round of the Spanish Formula 4 will take place on June 22-23 at circuit Ricardo Tormo in Spain.