DR Formula by RP Motorsport‘s Igor Omura Fraga claimed a brilliant fifth position in Race 1 at the Hungaroring track, that hosts this weekend the third out of eight Formula Regional European Championship rounds.
Brazilian driver was able to make a great recovery after he and his team-mate Raul Guzman endured a difficult qualifying. Fraga, who set the seventh quickest time in the first session, made a perfect start to overtake Sophia Flörsch and David Schumacher.
Fighting with Schumacher during all the 19 laps, Fraga emerged by finishing in the top-5, just a couple of seconds behind Argentinean Marcos Siebert.
Starting from the fifth row of the grid, Guzman recovered well too. Eventually Mexican racer finished on the eight position.
Tomorrow the second of three 30-minute plus one lap races will start at 11.30, while Race 3 is scheduled at 16.40.