Ralph Boschung

Ralph Boschung (born 23 September 1997) is a Swiss racing driver who competed in Formula 2 from 2017 to 2019, for Campos Racing, MP Motorsport and Trident.[1]

Ralph Boschung
Ralph Boschung Monza F2 2017.jpg
Ralph Boschung in Monza, 2017
NationalitySwitzerland Swiss
Born (1997-09-23) 23 September 1997 (age 22)
Monthey, Switzerland
FIA Formula 2 Championship career
Debut season2017
Current teamTrident
Car number21
Former teamsCampos Racing, MP Motorsport
Starts54
Wins0
Podiums0
Poles0
Fastest laps0
Best finish18th in 2018
Previous series
2015-16
2012
201314
GP3 Series
Formula BMW
ADAC Formel Masters

CareerEdit

Formula BMW Talent CupEdit

In 2012, Boschung competing in open-wheel racing, in Formula BMW Talent Cup. He ended the season 5th.

ADAC Formel MastersEdit

In 2013, Boschung competing in ADAC Formel Masters from Team KUG Motorsport, ended the season 7th. In 2014, move to Lotus, ended the season 7th.

GP3 SeriesEdit

In 2015, Boschung debuted in the GP3 Series with Jenzer Motorsport, finishing 11th in the championship and finishing on the podium in the sprint race at Silverstone.

For the 2016 season, Boschung switched to Koiranen GP. He won the sprint race at the Red Bull Ring and finished 11th in the standings, helping Koiranen to finish 5th in the team championship.

FIA Formula 2Edit

In 2017 Boschung signed for Campos Racing to compete in the inaugural FIA Formula 2 Championship. He had various teammates, those being Stefano Coletti, Roberto Merhi, Robert Vișoiu and Álex Palou. Boschung himself didn't complete the season and was replaced by Lando Norris for the 2017 Yas Marina FIA Formula 2 round. Boschung scored 11 points and finished 19th in the championship. In 2018 he competed for MP Motorsport alongside Merhi. He scored 17 points and finished the season in 18th, however, he again failed to sit out the season, being replaced by Niko Kari for the rounds at Sochi and Abu Dhabi. Boschung raced for Trident in the 2019 FIA Formula 2 Championship, where he scored 3 points and finished 19th in the championship. His season was plagued by funding problems, due to which he lost his seat for the rounds in Austria, Britain, Italy and Abu Dhabi. Trident subsequently finished last in the team championship.

Racing recordEdit

Career summaryEdit

Season Series Team Races Wins Poles F/Laps Podiums Points Position
2012 Formula BMW Talent Cup N/A 3 4 2 3 1 37 4th
2013 ADAC Formel Masters Team KUG Motorsport 24 1 0 4 6 122 7th
2014 ADAC Formel Masters Lotus 24 0 0 6 8 160 7th
2015 GP3 Series Jenzer Motorsport 18 0 0 0 1 28 11th
2016 GP3 Series Koiranen GP 12 1 0 1 1 48 11th
2017 FIA Formula 2 Championship Campos Racing 20 0 0 0 0 11 19th
2018 FIA Formula 2 Championship MP Motorsport 20 0 0 0 0 17 18th
2019 FIA Formula 2 Championship Trident 14 0 0 0 0 3 19th

Motorsports career resultsEdit

Complete GP3 Series resultsEdit

(key) (Races in bold indicate pole position) (Races in italics indicate fastest lap)

Year Entrant 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 Pos Points
2015 Jenzer Motorsport CAT
FEA

Ret
CAT
SPR

14
RBR
FEA

8
RBR
SPR

8
SIL
FEA

8
SIL
SPR

3
HUN
FEA

13
HUN
SPR

8
SPA
FEA

9
SPA
SPR

8
MNZ
FEA

9
MNZ
SPR

7
SOC
FEA

11
SOC
SPR

DNS
BHR
FEA

10
BHR
SPR

9
YMC
FEA

12
YMC
SPR

11
11th 28
2016 Koiranen GP CAT
FEA

10
CAT
SPR

10
RBR
FEA

4
RBR
SPR

1
SIL
FEA

6
SIL
SPR

12
HUN
FEA

5
HUN
SPR

22
HOC
FEA

15
HOC
SPR

Ret
SPA
FEA
SPA
SPR
MNZ
FEA

18
MNZ
SPR

9
SEP
FEA
SEP
SPR
YMC
FEA
YMC
SPR
11th 48

Complete FIA Formula 2 Championship resultsEdit

(key) (Races in bold indicate pole position) (Races in italics indicate fastest lap)

Year Entrant 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 DC Points
2017 Campos Racing BHR
FEA

12
BHR
SPR

Ret
CAT
FEA

12
CAT
SPR

17
MON
FEA

12
MON
SPR

Ret
BAK
FEA

8
BAK
SPR

8
RBR
FEA

7
RBR
SPR

Ret
SIL
FEA

11
SIL
SPR

Ret
HUN
FEA

11
HUN
SPR

16
SPA
FEA

13
SPA
SPR

13
MNZ
FEA

15
MNZ
SPR

13
JER
FEA

Ret
JER
SPR

19†
YMC
FEA
YMC
SPR
19th 11
2018 MP Motorsport BHR
FEA

10
BHR
SPR

7
BAK
FEA

7
BAK
SPR

8
CAT
FEA

Ret
CAT
SPR

Ret
MON
FEA

Ret
MON
SPR

Ret
LEC
FEA

Ret
LEC
SPR

16
RBR
FEA

Ret
RBR
SPR

15
SIL
FEA

9
SIL
SPR

8
HUN
FEA

18
HUN
SPR

Ret
SPA
FEA

Ret
SPA
SPR

12
MNZ
FEA

8
MNZ
SPR

Ret
SOC
FEA
SOC
SPR
YMC
FEA
YMC
SPR
18th 17
2019 Trident BHR
FEA

11
BHR
SPR

14
BAK
FEA

12
BAK
SPR

Ret
CAT
FEA

10
CAT
SPR

10
MON
FEA

9
MON
SPR

Ret
LEC
FEA

Ret
LEC
SPR

15
RBR
FEA
RBR
SPR
SIL
FEA
SIL
SPR
HUN
FEA

18†
HUN
SPR

18
SPA
FEA

C
SPA
SPR

C
MNZ
FEA
MNZ
SPR
SOC
FEA

14
SOC
SPR

12
YMC
FEA
YMC
SPR
19th 3

Did not finish, but was classified as he had completed more than 90% of the race distance.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Ralph Boschung fastest on day two at Estoril". autosport.com. Retrieved 28 July 2015.

External linksEdit