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2008 Formula Renault 2.0 UK Championship

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2008 Formula Renault 2.0 UK Championship
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Adam Christodoulou won the title, after dropped scores.

The 2008 Formula Renault 2.0 UK Championship was the 20th British Formula Renault Championship season. The season began at Brands Hatch on March 29 and finished at the same venue on September 21, after twenty rounds. The championship was won by Adam Christodoulou with Dean Stoneman winning the Graduate Cup.

Teams and driversEdit

Team No. Driver name Class
Fortec Motorsport 1   Adriano Buzaid
2   James Calado G
8   Riki Christodoulou
9   Oli Webb G
Worswick Engineering
Alpine Motorsport
3   Ross Worswick G
7   Dean Stoneman G
CR Scuderia 5   Adam Christodoulou
6   Sten Pentus
  Jesse Krohn
23   Ryuji Yamamoto
43   Scott Jenkins G
Eurotek Motorsport 13   Jordan Oakes
Apotex Scorpio Motorsport 20   Kieren Clark
21   Sho Hanawa
  Will Bratt
33   Tom Mun G
38   Joshua Scott G
Manor Competition 16   Tom Armour G
22   Alexander Sims
24   Henry Surtees G
35   Kris Loane
Mark Burdett Motorsport 25   Thomas Hylkema
26   Richard Kent
  Fredrik Blomstedt
27   Tom Armour G
  Jesse Krohn
  Daniel Ivarsson
Icon Class
G Graduate Cup

CalendarEdit

All races held in United Kingdom.

Round Circuit Date Pole Position Fastest Lap Winning driver Winning team
1 Brands Hatch 29 March   Alexander Sims   Ryuji Yamamoto   Riki Christodoulou Fortec Motorsport
2 30 March   Adam Christodoulou   Adam Christodoulou   Adam Christodoulou CR Scuderia
3 Rockingham 12 April   Adam Christodoulou   Adam Christodoulou   Adam Christodoulou CR Scuderia
4 13 April   Adam Christodoulou   Adam Christodoulou   Adam Christodoulou CR Scuderia
5 Donington Park 3 May   Adriano Buzaid   Adriano Buzaid   Adriano Buzaid Fortec Motorsport
6 4 May   Adriano Buzaid   Alexander Sims   Dean Stoneman Alpine Motorsport
7 Thruxton 17 May   Adam Christodoulou   Ryuji Yamamoto   Adam Christodoulou CR Scuderia
8 18 May   Adam Christodoulou   Adam Christodoulou   Riki Christodoulou Fortec Motorsport
9 Croft 31 May   Adam Christodoulou   Adriano Buzaid   Adam Christodoulou CR Scuderia
 – 1 June Race cancelled due to rain
10 Silverstone GP 7 June   Adriano Buzaid   Adriano Buzaid   Adriano Buzaid Fortec Motorsport
11 8 June   Adriano Buzaid   Riki Christodoulou   Adriano Buzaid Fortec Motorsport
12* Snetterton 12 July   Riki Christodoulou   Dean Stoneman   Alexander Sims Manor Competition
13 13 July   James Calado   Riki Christodoulou   James Calado Fortec Motorsport
14   Dean Stoneman   Kris Loane   Dean Stoneman Alpine Motorsport
15 Oulton Park 26 July   James Calado   Alexander Sims   Adam Christodoulou CR Scuderia
16 27 July   Dean Stoneman   Riki Christodoulou   Adam Christodoulou CR Scuderia
17 Silverstone National 30 August   Adriano Buzaid   Alexander Sims   Alexander Sims Manor Competition
18 31 August   Jordan Oakes   Adriano Buzaid   Adriano Buzaid Fortec Motorsport
19 Brands Hatch 20 September   Adriano Buzaid   Adriano Buzaid   Adriano Buzaid Fortec Motorsport
20 21 September   Dean Stoneman   Dean Stoneman   Dean Stoneman Alpine Motorsport

* – race 12 was the replacement round for the second Croft race. Riki Christodoulou had originally won the pole in the qualifying session held.

Driver standingsEdit

Points are awarded to the drivers as follows:

Position 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 FL
Points 32 28 25 22 20 18 16 14 12 11 10 9 8 7 6 5 4 3 2 1 2

Best 18 results count towards the championship.

  • T. Pts—points if all races counted.
  • Drop—two dropped scores.
  • Pts—best 18 results.
  • G. Pts—drivers in the Graduate Cup, with the best 15 results counting.
Pos Driver BRH ROC DON THR CRO SILG SNE OUL SILN BRH Pts G. Pts
1   Adam Christodoulou 3 1 1 1 4 5 1 16 1 2 2 Ret 5 4 1 1 2 Ret 4 5 472
2   Alexander Sims 9 4 3 4 9 3 7 3 2 5 3 1 6 3 3 2 1 4 3 2 449
3   Adriano Buzaid 8 3 4 7 1 2 6 4 16 1 1 9 4 12 4 6 18 1 1 4 418
4   Dean Stoneman (G) 16 2 5 Ret 16 1 4 Ret 5 10 5 2 2 1 2 8 3 2 8 1 398 377
5   Riki Christodoulou 1 6 7 3 2 6 2 1 3 4 19 3 3 11 Ret 16 5 14 10 3 374
6   Kris Loane 5 13 6 6 3 4 10 Ret 8 6 10 12 7 5 9 10 8 10 2 7 296
7   James Calado (G) 14 14 13 8 5 14 3 9 4 3 9 4 1 2 12 4 Ret Ret 13 9 292 271
8   Oli Webb (G) 13 9 8 5 6 19 13 5 7 12 6 5 12 9 8 11 4 6 12 6 267 241
9   Scott Jenkins (G) 4 10 11 Ret 7 13 11 12 10 9 7 8 8 6 5 5 10 7 6 10 259 230
10   Jordan Oakes 12 6 Ret Ret Ret 18 8 6 6 11 Ret 16 9 7 6 3 7 Ret 5 8 216
11   Ryuji Yamamoto 6 5 2 2 Ret 8 5 Ret Ret 15 14 11 14 14 15 Ret 14 11 9 19 204
12   Henry Surtees (G) 15 12 10 9 17 7 12 11 Ret Ret 20 6 11 10 7 7 12 3 11 11 203 192
13   Joshua Scott (G) 2 8 Ret 12 8 Ret 9 2 9 7 4 17 19 Ret 10 9 11 Ret 17 Ret 198 198
14   Kieren Clark 10 16 15 10 13 16 14 10 14 17 11 10 15 15 16 12 15 5 7 17 160
15   Ross Worswick (G) 11 Ret 14 15 10 10 Ret 14 12 8 Ret 7 13 17 11 13 6 Ret 16 12 153 149
16   Tom Armour (G) 18 Ret 16 14 14 11 17 15 11 14 15 13 Ret Ret 14 15 13 13 19 16 109 104
17   Thomas Hylkema 17 18 17 13 Ret Ret 16 18 17 16 17 15 18 13 Ret 14 16 8 14 13 98
18   Sten Pentus DNS 11 12 11 12 9 18 8 18 Ret 13 78
19   Fredrik Blomstedt Ret 15 15 17 13 Ret 16 14 17 Ret 13 18 9 Ret 15 14 76
20   Sho Hanawa 7 15 9 16 11 12 Ret 7 74
21   Tom Mun (G) 15 17 19 13 15 Ret 18 18 16 16 Ret 17 17 9 18 18 68 68
22   Jesse Krohn 13 12 10 8 17 Ret Ret 12 55
23   Will Bratt Ret 8 14
24   Daniel Ivarsson Ret 15 6
25   Richard Kent 19 17 6

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