2013 Formula Renault 2.0 Northern European Cup

2013 Formula Renault 2.0 NEC
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The 2013 Formula Renault 2.0 Northern European Cup was the eighth Formula Renault 2.0 Northern European Cup season, an open-wheel motor racing series for emerging young racing drivers based in Europe. The season began at Hockenheimring on 7 April and ended on 14 October at Zandvoort, after sixteen races at seven events.

The title was clinched by Fortec Motorsports driver Matt Parry, who won five races.[1] His teammate Jack Aitken finished as runner-up after five podium finishes. Dennis Olsen with three podiums completed the top three in the drivers' standings. Wins in other races were shared between non-regular drivers Oliver Rowland, Steijn Schothorst, Andrea Pizzitola, Esteban Ocon, Óscar Tunjo and Jake Dennis.

Drivers and teamsEdit

Team No. Driver name Rounds
  Josef Kaufmann Racing 1   Steijn Schothorst[2] 1, 5–7
2   Gustav Malja[3] 1–2, 6
3   Óscar Tunjo[2] 2, 4, 6
4   Dennis Olsen[2] All
5   Louis Delétraz[4] All
  Inter Europol[5] 6   Jakub Śmiechowski[6] All
45   Max Biedermann 6–7
  Fortec Motorsports 7   Jake Dennis[6] 1–2
8   Mikko Pakkari[6] 1–2, 5
9   Ed Jones[6] 1–2
28   Shahaan Engineer[7] 1–2
29   Philo Paz Armand[8] All
30   Matt Parry[9] All
31   Jack Aitken[8] All
52   Sam MacLeod[10] 4–6
  SL Formula[5] 10   Cédric Freiburghaus[6] All
11   Simon Stoller[6] 1–2
41   Robert Siska[10] 3–4, 7
53   Sean Walkinshaw[10] 4
  ART Junior Team[11] 12   Alberto di Folco[12] 4–7
14   Alexandre Baron[6] 1–2
15   Esteban Ocon[6] 1–2, 6
16   Andrea Pizzitola[11] 1–2, 4–7
17   Tanart Sathienthirakul[11] All
18   Nicolas Jamin[11] All
50   Thiago Vivacqua[13] 6–7
  RC Formula 19   Roman Mavlanov[14] 1–2, 4, 7
20   Aurélien Panis[15] 1–2
  Mark Burdett Racing 21   Andrés Méndez[16] All
22   Raoul Owens[17] All
  KEO Racing[18] 23   Erik Johansson[6] 1–2
24   James Fletcher 3
54   Kevin Kleveros 5
55   Josef Záruba[19] 6–7
56   Michael Markussen 7
  JD Motorsport[20] 25   Juan Branger[6] All
26   Jakub Dalewski[21] 1–6
  JTR Racing[18] 33   Julio Moreno[22] All
  PositiOne Motorsport[6] 34   Miika Laiho[23] 1–3
  Fortec Competition 35   Roman Beregech[8] All
36   Ryan Tveter[24] All
37   Alfonso Celis Jr.[25] All
38   Corinna Kamper[26] 2–7
  AV Formula 39   Fran Rueda[27] All
40   Victor Sendin[27] 1–3
51   Aleksander Bosak[28] 5–7
  KTR 42   Yu Kanamaru[22] 1, 5–6
43   Alex Albon[22] 1, 6
44   Ignazio D'Agosto[22] 1
  Manor MP Motorsport 46   Oliver Rowland[22] 1, 6–7
47   Javier Merlo[22] 1
  Krenek Motorsport 49   Christian Malcharek[26] 2, 6
  Jenzer Motorsport 58   Andrew Tang 7
  Brixia Horse Power 59   Andrea Baiguera 7

Race calendar and resultsEdit

The seven-event calendar for the 2013 season was revealed on 2 November 2012.[29]

Round Circuit Date Pole Position Fastest Lap Winning Driver Winning Team Event
1 R1   Hockenheimring 6 April   Matt Parry   Esteban Ocon   Esteban Ocon   ART Junior Team Preis der Stadt Stuttgart
R2 7 April   Matt Parry   Esteban Ocon   Jake Dennis   Fortec Motorsports
R3   Andrea Pizzitola   Andrea Pizzitola   Andrea Pizzitola   ART Junior Team
2 R1   Nürburgring 21 April   Óscar Tunjo   Matt Parry   Matt Parry   Fortec Motorsports AvD 100 Miles
R2   Matt Parry   Esteban Ocon   Matt Parry   Fortec Motorsports
3 R1   Silverstone Circuit 1 June   Jack Aitken   Matt Parry   Matt Parry   Fortec Motorsports Blancpain Endurance Series
R2 2 June   Jack Aitken   Jack Aitken   Matt Parry   Fortec Motorsports
4 R1   Circuit de Spa-Francorchamps 26 July   Óscar Tunjo   Óscar Tunjo   Óscar Tunjo   Josef Kaufmann Racing Spa 24 Hours
R2 27 July   Óscar Tunjo   Matt Parry   Matt Parry   Fortec Motorsports
5 R1   TT Circuit Assen 3 August   Steijn Schothorst   Steijn Schothorst   Steijn Schothorst   Josef Kaufmann Racing Gamma Racing Day
R2 4 August   Steijn Schothorst   Steijn Schothorst   Steijn Schothorst   Josef Kaufmann Racing
6 R1   Autodrom Most 31 August   Oliver Rowland   Oliver Rowland   Oliver Rowland   Manor MP Motorsport ADAC Truck Grand Prix
R2 1 September   Oliver Rowland   Oliver Rowland   Oliver Rowland   Manor MP Motorsport
R3   Andrea Pizzitola   Alex Albon   Steijn Schothorst   Josef Kaufmann Racing
7 R1   Circuit Park Zandvoort 12 October   Oliver Rowland   Oliver Rowland   Oliver Rowland   Manor MP Motorsport Formido Finaleraces
R2 13 October   Oliver Rowland   Oliver Rowland   Oliver Rowland   Manor MP Motorsport
R3   Dennis Olsen Race cancelled[N 1]

Championship standingsEdit

  • Championship points were awarded on a 30, 24, 20, 17, 16, 15, 14, 13, 12, 11, 10, 9, 8, 7, 6, 5, 4, 3, 2, 1 to the top 20 classified finishers in each race.
Pos Driver HOC
 
NÜR
 
SIL
 
SPA
 
ASS
 
MST
 
ZAN
 
Points
1   Matt Parry 4 3 3 1 1 1 1 2 1 4 2 Ret 23 26 4 Ret C 289
2   Jack Aitken 5 Ret 22 8 9 2 2 3 20 2 4 4 3 12 5 4 C 230
3   Dennis Olsen 11 16 11 7 12 3 4 12 7 3 3 10 6 10 6 5 C 211
4   Oliver Rowland 3 2 2 1 1 3 1 1 C 208
5   Steijn Schothorst 8 10 5 1 1 5 4 1 2 6 C 202
6   Andrea Pizzitola 6 11 1 Ret 4 23 2 6 6 6 8 5 3 Ret C 190
7   Nicolas Jamin 31 Ret 28 21 17 4 3 7 10 7 10 11 12 7 15 7 C 144
8   Jakub Dalewski 12 14 10 10 16 8 Ret 10 Ret Ret 8 7 11 6 7 19 C 135
9   Raoul Owens 13 15 15 Ret 19 12 21 4 3 8 7 9 14 9 20 Ret C 127
10   Mikko Pakari 2 5 4 5 3 5 5 125
11   Tanart Sathienthirakul 21 13 16 15 18 7 19 9 5 9 12 Ret 10 19 11 8 C 123
12   Esteban Ocon 1 4 8 2 7 Ret 2 Ret 122
13   Óscar Tunjo 3 10 1 Ret 2 5 4 118
14   Alfonso Celis Jr. Ret Ret 24 12 13 5 7 20 13 12 11 22 15 21 13 3 C 109
15   Gustav Malja 9 7 7 28 2 3 7 Ret 98
16   Ryan Tveter 30 25 25 Ret 11 19 9 5 4 16 14 19 17 27 9 24 C 87
17   Roman Beregech 17 23 Ret Ret 15 6 6 Ret 8 Ret 16 Ret 21 17 8 10 C 86
18   Roman Mavlanov Ret 8 Ret 16 21 8 6 10 2 C 81
19   Louis Delétraz 25 29 19 Ret 14 Ret 5 21 11 11 9 24 16 13 18 17 C 77
20   Alberto di Folco Ret 12 10 13 13 18 8 12 9 C 73
21   Victor Sendin 10 21 18 6 8 9 13 62
22   Alex Albon 32 9 23 8 9 2 61
23   Shahaan Engineer 7 6 6 9 Ret 56
24   Fran Rueda Ret 24 Ret 19 20 DNS 12 6 Ret 15 27 14 20 14 22 13 C 56
25   Julio Moreno 29 Ret 29 25 25 10 8 16 14 17 24 21 28 16 28 18 C 48
26   Yu Kanamaru 15 Ret 14 14 15 12 19 11 47
27   Aurélien Panis 18 12 21 4 5 45
28   Philo Paz Armand 22 20 33 17 22 15 15 15 16 21 17 18 22 23 Ret 11 C 45
29   Ed Jones 14 18 13 11 6 43
30   Sam MacLeod 11 9 13 26 16 13 Ret 43
31   Jake Dennis 24 1 9 Ret DNS 42
32   Cédric Freiburghaus 23 28 26 14 27 16 10 17 Ret 18 21 23 25 22 16 25 C 35
33   Erik Johansson 16 17 12 13 Ret 26
34   Corinna Kamper 20 30 DNS 18 14 Ret 22 23 15 Ret Ret 29 14 C 24
35   Andrés Méndez 27 Ret 27 22 29 13 16 Ret 15 20 20 28 DNS DNS Ret 22 C 21
36   James Fletcher 11 11 20
37   Juan Branger 26 Ret Ret 26 26 17 14 18 17 25 25 26 24 24 18
38   Andrew Tang 14 12 C 16
39   Aleksander Bosak 23 22 17 30 15 23 16 C 15
40   Jakub Śmiechowski 20 22 31 18 23 DNS 20 13 21 24 19 Ret DNS 25 21 Ret C 15
41   Miika Laiho 33 27 32 23 Ret 14 17 11
42   Thiago Vivacqua Ret 26 28 19 15 C 8
43   Josef Záruba 20 29 18 17 Ret C 8
44   Robert Siska 18 22 22 19 27 23 C 5
45   Sean Walkinshaw 19 18 5
46   Kevin Kleveros 19 18 5
47   Javier Merlo 19 19 20 5
48   Ignazio D'Agosto Ret Ret 17 4
49   Christian Malcharek 24 24 27 Ret 20 1
50   Andrea Baiguera 24 20 C 1
51   Max Biedermann 25 27 Ret 26 21 C 0
52   Michael Markussen 25 Ret C 0
53   Simon Stoller 28 26 30 27 Ret 0
54   Alexandre Baron Ret Ret DNS 29 28 0
Pos Driver HOC
 
NÜR
 
SIL
 
SPA
 
ASS
 
MST
 
ZAN
 
Points
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 participate (DNP)
Excluded (EX)

Bold – Pole
Italics – Fastest Lap

FootnotesEdit

  1. ^ The third race at Zandvoort was cancelled due to rain.

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