Starting 8th on the starting grid delivered an extremely positive performance to claim third spot on the rostrum. Menchaca struggled with tire wear but was 3rd among debutants.
Another podium finish claimed by Konstantin Tereschenko in the Euroformula Open behind the wheel of one of the Dallaras F312 entered by Campos Racing. Russia´s driver arrived in France leading the drivers´ standings but in today´s qualifying session he wasn´t able to improve 8th on the starting grid. Later in the race, Tereschenko moved into fourth place on lap two and then third on lap four. He was able to defend third place after passing the start/finish line.
Diego Menchaca, third on the grid, struggled with tire issues in race conditions finishing 12th, but claiming another podium in the rookies classification. Behind Henrique Baptista came 13th and Ahmad al Ghanem.