Formula 4 SEA – fuelled by Petron – 29 September 2019 Elias Seppanen had a truly fantastic weekend here at the Sepang International Circuit in Malaysia, supporting the Malaysian Championship Series from the 27-29 September.The Finn won three out of four races of the eighth event in the 10-event 40-race 2019 F4 SEA Championship, putting himself in first overall in the weekend ahead of the Malaysian Rocket Muizz Musyaffa.
Race 32 put Elias Seppanen back on pole. The Fiery Finn lined up alongside the man who would be his main competition for the championship, Lucca Allen. Seppanen got away well, with Allen hot on his heels while Muizz Musyaffa blocked out the rest of the grid.
Race 31 was back to a standing start and it was a welcome sight to see the pack lined up under the red lights on Sunday morning. Sneha Sharma was on pole in her purple number 9, with the entire grid on slicks in damp conditions.
Race 30 was a rolling start again, continuing the trend from the morning race, but this time with a reverse grid and newcomer John Dizon on pole! John led the pack down into the first corner for the Philippines while Muizz blocked out Elias. Simultaneously Fred and Nico went either side of Sneha squeezing her out while Lucca went all the way around the outside into fourth and Muizz pinched a spot through T2.
A Chilean karter, Nino Pino started to test with F4 SEA in April 2019, on a planned career progression to F1. With backing from corporate Chile, Nico participate in Round 8 of the 2019 championship, however had to return to Chile to complete his education and was not able to participate in the final two events of F4 SEA as planned. Nico is a serious and focused potential championship-winning driver.
18-year-old Sohil Shah hails from Mumbai India and has been a car lover since childhood and a racing enthusiast since his teenage days. His karting career commenced in June 2017 when he participated in a Rotax Karting championship, winning sixteen Racing Trophies and Four Championship Trophies since April 2018. During 2019 Sohil made the transition to formula racing with his participation in the F4 South East Asia Championship where he showed his talent.
Formula 4 SEA – fueled by Petron – 23 September 2019: The eighth event in the 10-event 40-race Formula 4 South East Asia Championship is licensed to thrill, with several new drivers expected to join the championship leaders.We saw some fantastic racing last month with France coming out on top as Hadrian David took the laurels. But the Frenchman faced stiff competition from Muizz Musyaffa, whose return to form in the second race saw him setting the fastest lap and challenging for the race lead.
John T Dizon is 15-year-old Filipino racer, having started racing in 2014. He finished 2nd place in September 2019 at the Asian Karting Open Championship (AKOC) at the Clark International Speedway Kart Track (CKT). Supported by Buzz Corporation, Kart Plaza Manufacturing Corp, MD Consultancy Services, MD Design Studio, Obengers, Pink Penguin Ph, RZQ, and VIP Suite, John was able to contest one round of the 2019 Formula 4 SEA Championship.