In the Formula 2, on Wednesday, a new prize introduced in memory of Anthoine Hubert. The racing series will celebrate the August death of a driver with him and named the award for the best rookie of the season.
“Anthoine, it will always be a part of our family,” says the Formula is 2-president Bruno Michel about the release of your prize. “I’m sure that Anthoine, until the end of the season to a contender, it would have been for the title of best newcomer.”
He got to the end of August, was involved in a heavy crash at the circuit de Spa-Francorchamps in Belgium, and died at the hospital. The 22-year-old Frenchman, was making his first season in the Formula 2, where he made an impression. As the won Was the race in Monaco and on the French circuit of Paul Ricard.
Also, the design of the award is a tribute to Hubert. The star on his helmet adorned, is placed on the award, and, in addition, in the colors of the French flag. The signature Was on the title written on it.
Presenting-the-Anthoine Hubert, Award – ❤️
Awarded to the Rookie of the Year, @gyzhou_33, this is a special commemorative prize recognises excellence in a debut season
Anthoine Hubert’s fellow Renault Sport Academy member, Guanyu Zhou, and is a truly worthy recipient 👏
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Zhou’s first winner of the award
Guanyu Zhou was a Wednesday, and the first prize winner of the Anthoine Hubert on the bottom. The Chinese, with a seventh place finish is the best of attractive debutants in the race of the Formula 2. He received the award from the hands of the Victhor, Hubert, brother of Hubert.
“It’s a great honor to have this special Anthoine Hubert Award for the rookie of the year in order to be allowed to take it,” said Zhou, who is just as it Was in the talentprogramma Renault followed suit. “This is something that I will always remember. I hope he’s proud of me and will be there for the rest of my life to make sure that he is proud of me and will continue to be.”
Nyck de Vries was last season’s champion in the Formula 2. In the coming year, will drive in the 24-year-old Fries in the Formula for E. In 2020, it will come most likely not love the action in option 2.