2009 Formul'Academy Euro Series

2009 Formul'Academy Euro Series season
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The 2009 Formul'Academy Euro Series season was the seventeenth season of the series for 1600cc Formula Renault machinery, and the second under the Formul'Academy Euro Series guise. The season began on 3 May at Circuit Ricardo Tormo in Valencia, Spain and ended on 25 October at Ciudad del Motor de Aragón in Alcañiz, also in Spain; and consisted of fourteen races at seven meetings. Benjamin Bailly became series champion, only the fourth time that a non-French driver had won the series that began as Formula Renault Campus.[1]

Driver lineupEdit

No Driver Rounds
1   Donald Choque All
2   Christophe Charrier 2
  Alexandre Mantovani 5
  Adrien Iché 7
3   Franck Matelli All
4   Clovis Roux All
5   Amir Mesny All
6   Benjamin Bailly All
7   Vincent Beltoise All
8   Fernando Monje All
9   William Vermont All
10   Andrea Cecchellero All
11   Romain Fournillier All
12   Louis Gervoson All
13   Jonathan Fiorillo All
14   Thibaut Taquet All
15   Yann Zimmer All
16   Alexandre Cougnaud All
17   Julien Deschamps All
18   Paul Lanchere All
19   Jakub Klášterka All

Race calendar and resultsEdit

  • A seven-round calendar was announced on 12 January 2009.[2]
Round Circuit Date Pole Position Fastest Lap Winning driver Supporting
1 R1   Circuit Ricardo Tormo, Valencia 3 May   Vincent Beltoise   Benjamin Bailly   Vincent Beltoise European F3 Open
R2   Benjamin Bailly   Benjamin Bailly   Benjamin Bailly
2 R1   Circuit de Pau Ville 16 May   Vincent Beltoise   Franck Matelli   Andrea Cecchellero FIA WTCC Race of France
R2 17 May   Andrea Cecchellero   Franck Matelli   Vincent Beltoise
3 R1   Motorsport Arena Oschersleben 20 June   Benjamin Bailly   Benjamin Bailly   Benjamin Bailly FIA GT Oschersleben 2 Hours
R2 21 June   Yann Zimmer   Andrea Cecchellero   Yann Zimmer
4 R1   Circuit de Spa-Francorchamps 24 July   Vincent Beltoise   Fernando Monje   William Vermont FIA GT 24 Hours of Spa
R2 25 July   Vincent Beltoise   Benjamin Bailly   Benjamin Bailly
5 R1   Circuit de Nevers Magny-Cours 19 September   William Vermont   William Vermont   William Vermont European F3 Open
R2 20 September   William Vermont   Yann Zimmer   William Vermont
6 R1   Autodromo Nazionale Monza 3 October   Benjamin Bailly   Andrea Cecchellero   Benjamin Bailly Superleague Formula / European F3 Open
R2 4 October   Benjamin Bailly   Franck Matelli   Benjamin Bailly
7 R1   Ciudad del Motor de Aragón, Alcañiz 24 October   Julien Deschamps   Yann Zimmer   Benjamin Bailly World Series by Renault
R2 25 October   Yann Zimmer   Julien Deschamps   Franck Matelli

Championship standingsEdit

DriversEdit

  • Only a driver's best twelve results counted towards the championship. Points were awarded to the drivers as follows:
Position 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 PP FL
Points 15 12 10 8 6 5 4 3 2 1 1 1
Pos Driver VAL
1

 
VAL
2

 
PAU
1

 
PAU
2

 
OSC
1

 
OSC
2

 
SPA
1

 
SPA
2

 
MAG
1

 
MAG
2

 
MNZ
1

 
MNZ
2

 
ALC
1

 
ALC
2

 
Total
1   Benjamin Bailly 3 1 2 4 1 2 Ret 1 2 3 1 1 1 5 162
2   Yann Zimmer 5 5 7 11 2 1 2 3 3 4 Ret 4 3 2 117
3   William Vermont 2 4 5 Ret Ret Ret 1 2 1 1 4 Ret Ret 6 99
4   Franck Matelli 8 7 4 3 6 Ret 3 8 5 7 3 2 4 1 98
5   Vincent Beltoise 1 3 Ret 1 4 5 11 4 4 2 15 6 13 8 94
6   Julien Deschamps 6 2 3 5 7 DSQ 5 7 Ret 5 9 7 2 3 83
7   Andrea Cecchellero 4 6 1 Ret 8 6 6 10 Ret 8 2 Ret 7 Ret 64
8   Thibaut Taquet 9 12 8 6 5 Ret 9 6 9 16 6 3 5 4 54
9   Paul Lanchere 10 11 6 2 Ret Ret 10 9 8 6 5 Ret 16 9 37
10   Fernando Monje 7 8 Ret 9 Ret 4 4 5 16 11 Ret 8 Ret 13 36
11   Jakub Klášterka 11 17 12 12 3 3 12 14 10 10 10 5 DSQ 7 33
12   Donald Choque Ret 9 9 10 Ret 8 7 11 6 12 7 11 6 12 27
13   Jonathan Fiorillo Ret 14 16 15 9 Ret 14 17 7 13 12 9 8 10 12
14   Alexandre Cougnaud Ret 10 10 7 12 Ret 15 15 17 Ret 11 Ret 9 14 8
15   Clovis Roux 15 16 11 13 11 10 13 12 13 9 8 10 11 18 7
16   Louis Gervoson 14 15 13 Ret 13 7 Ret 18 11 Ret 16 Ret 10 11 5
17   Romain Fournillier 12 13 Ret 14 10 11 8 13 14 14 13 12 15 17 4
18   Amir Mesny 13 Ret 14 16 DNS 9 Ret 16 12 17 14 13 14 16 2
guest drivers ineligible for points
  Christophe Charrier 15 8 0
  Adrien Iché 12 15 0
  Alexandre Mantovani 15 15 0
Pos Driver VAL
1

 
VAL
2

 
PAU
1

 
PAU
2

 
OSC
1

 
OSC
2

 
SPA
1

 
SPA
2

 
MAG
1

 
MAG
2

 
MNZ
1

 
MNZ
2

 
ALC
1

 
ALC
2

 
Total
Colour Result
Gold Winner
Silver 2nd place
Bronze 3rd place
Green Points finish
Blue Non-points finish
Non-classified finish (NC)
Purple Retired (Ret)
Red Did not qualify (DNQ)
Did not pre-qualify (DNPQ)
Black Disqualified (DSQ)
White Did not start (DNS)
Withdrew (WD)
Race cancelled (C)
Blank Did not practice (DNP)
Did not arrive (DNA)
Excluded (EX)

Bold – Pole
Italics – Fastest Lap

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Benjamin Bailly Champion!". autosportacademy.com. Formul'Academy Euro Series. 2009-10-05. Retrieved 2009-12-23.
  2. ^ "Formul'Academy Euro Series 2009". autosportacademy.com. Formul'Academy Euro Series. Retrieved 2009-12-23.

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