We struggled a bit in qualifying, but during the races I think we did a good step forward.

“We struggled a bit in qualifying, but during the races I think we did a good step forward.”


Guilherme Samaia  
19 July 2021

Difficult weekend for Charouz Racing System at Silverstone in the FIA Formula 2 Championship’s Round 4

Charouz Racing System leaves the Silverstone Circuit with only one point at the end of a tough and disappointing fourth round of the FIA Formula 2 Championship. Despite the effort that the team and the drivers put in, as usual, the lack of pace prevented David Beckmann and Guillerme Samaia from fighting for the top positions since qualifying. The high temperatures made tire management difficult, compromising performance on this high-speed track.

The difficulties started as early as Friday when the qualifying session ended with Beckmann in P18 and Samaia in P20. In Race 1, the German driver managed to make his way through the field by recovering up to P13, while his teammate was forced to retire due to an engine issue that led him to a...

We struggled a bit in qualifying, but during the races I think we did a good step forward.

“We struggled a bit in qualifying, but during the races I think we did a good step forward.”


Guilherme Samaia  
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