JEREZ - The Circuito de Jerez is expected to provide exciting challenges for Formula 2 drivers. The 4.4 kilometer circuit is considered as a challenging track with 13 corners and varied straight lines.
The feature race is scheduled on October 7. The participants are required to drive for 39 laps. Moreover, they are obligated to take at least one pit stop.
The sprint race is scheduled on October 8. The participants are required to drive for 28 laps. However, they are not obligated to take any pit stop.
Indonesian Formula 2 driver Sean Gelael is quite familiar with the popular circuit. He took points in the 2015 World Series by Renault tournament.
I have been here several times. I have known the track quite well. It has many challenges. It is used for many test sessions, Sean said.
The Pertamina Arden driver has carried a number of preparations. The team has studied the most competitive settings.
Drivers will only get medium and soft tire sets, Pirelli leader Mario Isola said.
The circuit was not in the Formula 2 calendar in the previous season. So, tire management is quite important in the Formula 2 round.