23 Mar SOFIA NECCHI MISS THE VICTORY IN A FOTOFINISH FINAL.
Press release 08.2019 Dubai, 10.12.2019
Sofia Necchi made a stunning performance in the Rotax Max Challenge Round 4 held this week end at Al Ain Raceway. The Xcel Motorsport driver has been super quicjk during the qualifying session setting the best lap overall, missing the pole in the next Superpole for few thousands.of second (2nd). Starting the three heats from the first row alongside the pole sitter Hannam. In the first of the three heats Sofia scored a 5th position after getting a penalty for a jump start, then he got a double 3rd spot in the next two races. Thanks to these results the italian driver started the Pre Final from the 3rd position keeping the position until the chequered flag. In the Super Final Sofia was focus as never before. He fought from the first to the last corner against Hannam missing the first victory of the season by 0.018 sec. A big shame for her who really deserved the victory.
Sofia Necchi: “It has been a very intense week end. I am very sorry for my mistake in the first heat but at the end of the Final I was really convinced to be able to win as in some spots of the track I was quicker then him. Big thanks to the team and now we look forward for the more to come.”