Logan Sargeant secured his maiden Formula 2 pole place, dominating qualifying at Silverstone for Carlin. The American driver ended up over a tenth of a second away from Mercedes junior Frederik Vesti, with F2 Championship chief Felipe Drugovich rounding out the highest three.
Sargeant picked up from the place he’d left off in Practice because the quickest driver on monitor, by no means shedding the highest spot for lengthy all through the Qualifying session as others fought to match him. With simply over 5 minutes remaining of the session, Sargeant posted a 1m 38.432s which was ok to shut out the highest spot and depart the remainder trailing.
Drugovich’s P3 effort was matched by title rival Theo Pourchaire, who set an similar time to the Brazilian solely after the MP Motorsport driver had recorded his lap. It left the ART Grand Prix driver fourth on the grid, forward of Liam Lawson who rounded out the highest 5.
Alpine Academy driver Jack Doohan ended the session sixth on the grid for Virtuosi Racing. Jehan Daruvala had opted to run within the hole whereas the vast majority of drivers waited within the pits and can begin Saturday’s Sprint Race from reverse grid pole.
Enzo Fittipaldi will line up alongside him on the entrance row of the grid for Charouz Racing System after his second-best Qualifying results of the season.
The Formula 2 Sprint Race begins at 1700 native time on Saturday following the Formula 1 Qualifying session for the British Grand Prix.