SPA, BELGIUM - AUGUST 26: Amaury Cordeel of Belgium and Van Amersfoort Racing (25) drives on track during practice ahead of Round 11:Spa-Francorchamps of the Formula 2 Championship at Circuit de Spa-Francorchamps on August 26, 2022 in Spa, Belgium. (Photo by Dan Istitene - Formula 1/Formula Motorsport Limited via Getty Images)
F2 Qualifying Round 11 Results
Will Drugovich be able to further extend his lead?
With just over 23 minutes left on the clock, the lights went green at the end of the pit lane.
Marino Sato led the grid out of the pit lane and onto the track. Jehan Daruvala, however, was the first to top the times with a 2:00.903. This was quickly displaced, though, by Amaury Cordeel with a 2.00.804.
After a flurry of improving lap times, Marcus Armstrong took the top spot with a 2:00.353. Dennis Hauger sat in P2 with a 2:00.402. Behind, Logan Sargeant took P3 off his teammate Liam Lawson with a 2:00.531.
Vesti also managed to improve further by wedging himself between the Carin teammates to take P4 with a 2:00.548.
As the drivers started to peel into the pits, championship leader Felipe Drugovich took the top spot with a 1:59.990. Returning Ralph Boschung also took advantage of this time, putting himself into P4 with a 2:00.517.
With just under 10 minutes on the clock, the drivers started to leave the pits once again. As a result, traffic on the track continued to build.
Lirim Zendeli who stepped into the Campos in place for Caldwell had an unfortunate outlap, collecting a puncture and having to return to the pits.
With the track conditions improving, so were the lap times. After a flurry of improvement, Drugovich once again topped the times with a 1:58.232. With just over two minutes remaining, Doohan sat in P2 with a 1:58.941 while Lawson sat in P3 with a 1:58.976
No one could beat the championship leader, though Enzo Fittipaldi set an incredible 1:58.615 to make it an all-Brazilian front row for the Feature Race.
Logan Sargeant completed the top three with a 1:58.781.