Jack Doohan set the tempo early on Day 2 at Yas Marina Circuit, ending the morning session on high with a 1:35.990. Frederik Vesti adopted up within the afternoon, setting the quickest time with a 1:36.462.
The Virtuosi Racing driver completed with a time faster than Ayumu Iwasa set in Qualifying on the ultimate race weekend of the season. Jehan Daruvala and Iwasa ended up one-tenth again in second and third.
PREMA Racing’s Vesti took excessive spot through the afternoon section with Iwasa in second and teammate Oliver Bearman finishing the highest three.
Many of the area have been fast out of the field to get some laps on the board. Roy Nissany, Théo Pourchaire and Iwasa every led within the early levels earlier than Enzo Fittipaldi broke the 1:36 barrier to guide a Carlin 1-2 forward of Zane Maloney.
It wasn’t lengthy earlier than MP Motorsport returned to the highest of the timing sheets, having gone quickest in Day 1’s opening session. Bolting on a contemporary set of soppy tyres, Daruvala put in a number of flying laps to decrease the benchmark, with the time to beat falling from 1:36.660 to a 1:36.160.
After an hour of operating, the session was halted after Victor Martins within the ART Grand Prix automobile crashed at Flip 16, bringing out the Crimson Flag for barrier repairs.
Doohan grew to become the primary driver into the 1:35s behind the wheel of the Virtuosi automobile, enhancing on Daruvala’s time by 0.170s. The Alpine junior’s 1:35.990 remained high all through the ultimate hour, ending forward of Daruvala and Iwasa.
Ralph Boschung ended the morning fourth forward of Fittipaldi in P5 and his 2023 Campos Racing teammate Kush Maini sixth. Nissany was seventh-fastest for Charouz Racing System. Dennis Hauger closed the session in ninth, splitting the 2 ART vehicles of Pourchaire and Martins.
PREMA Racing’s Frederik Vesti and Juan Manuel Correa, testing for Van Amersfoort Racing, maximised their obtainable operating time and accomplished essentially the most laps with 53 every.
The main target was on long-run tempo in a busy afternoon session, led by Vesti from early on. Gradual enhancements from the Mercedes junior lowered his benchmark by six-tenths. His 1:38.283 put him 1.3s away from Dennis Hauger and Iwasa.
Contact between Doohan and Maini at Flip 9 halfway by way of brought about the one stoppage of the session.
Into the ultimate hour and Trident’s Clément Novalak moved up into second forward of 2023 PREMA rookie Bearman. As the one driver within the 1:36s till the ultimate 10 minutes, Vesti’s finest effort remained away from the sphere, enhancing additional with a 1:36.462 late on.
A sequence of late private finest occasions put each PREMAs inside the highest three, with Bearman splitting DAMS duo Iwasa and Arthur Leclerc in third.
Maloney was six-tenths off the highest spot in fifth, forward of Novalak and the 2 Charouz Racing System vehicles of Nissany and Brad Benavides. Roman Stanek completed ninth, while Hauger rounded out the highest 10. 11 drivers broke the 50–lap mark, with Pourchaire reaching essentially the most mileage on 67 laps accomplished.
The third and remaining day of post-season testing will start at 9AM native time. Van Amersfoort Racing can have an altered line-up, with Rafael Villagómez taking on the #25 automobile and partnering Juan Manuel Correa within the #24.
2022 FIA FORMULA 2 CHAMPIONSHIP – YAS MARINA POST-SEASON TEST, DAY 2, MORNING SESSION
|1||Jack Doohan||Virtuosi Racing||1:35.990||44|
|2||Jehan Daruvala||MP Motorsport||1:36.160||30|
|4||Ralph Boschung||Campos Racing||1:36.311||33|
|6||Kush Maini||Campos Racing||1:36.349||49|
|7||Roy Nissany||Charouz Racing System||1:36.352||30|
|8||Théo Pourchaire||ART Grand Prix||1:36.368||36|
|9||Dennis Hauger||MP Motorsport||1:36.427||31|
|10||Victor Martins||ART Grand Prix||1:36.579||20|
|11||Frederik Vesti||PREMA Racing||1:36.596||53|
|14||Richard Verschoor||Van Amersfoort Racing||1:36.764||45|
|16||Amaury Cordeel||Virtuosi Racing||1:36.869||36|
|17||Isack Hadjar||Hitech Grand Prix||1:37.083||41|
|19||Brad Benavides||Charouz Racing System||1:37.243||46|
|20||Juan Manuel Correa||Van Amersfoort Racing||1:37.332||53|
|21||Jak Crawford||Hitech Grand Prix||1:37.378||42|
|22||Oliver Bearman||PREMA Racing||1:40.969||25|
2022 FIA FORMULA 2 CHAMPIONSHIP – YAS MARINA POST-SEASON TEST, DAY 2, AFTERNOON SESSION
|1||Frederik Vesti||PREMA Racing||1:36.462||39|
|3||Oliver Bearman||PREMA Racing||1:36.715||47|
|7||Roy Nissany||Charouz Racing System||1:37.467||38|
|8||Brad Benavides||Charouz Racing System||1:37931||52|
|10||Dennis Hauger||MP Motorsport||1:38.667||48|
|12||Amaury Cordeel||Virtuosi Racing||1:39.002||58|
|13||Théo Pourchaire||ART Grand Prix||1:39.502||67|
|14||Jehan Daruvala||MP Motorsport||1:39.512||50|
|15||Ralph Boschung||Campos Racing||1:39.604||55|
|16||Jack Doohan||Virtuosi Racing||1:40.090||25|
|17||Isack Hadjar||Hitech Grand Prix||1:40.164||59|
|18||Victor Martins||ART Grand Prix||1:40.184||37|
|19||Jak Crawford||Hitech Grand Prix||1:40.530||59|
|20||Kush Maini||Campos Racing||1:41.206||21|
|21||Juan Manuel Correa||Van Amersfoort Racing||1:59.089||50|
|22||Richard Verschoor||Van Amersfoort Racing||2:00.291||43|