Honda and Ingram have reached an impasse today in their engine negotiations and as such Ingram will not run Honda engines next season.
Enrique Ruiz has taken pole position for the Mexican V-Prix by three tenths of a second ahead of closest title challengers Klaas van Snelheid and Nathaniel Powers.
Enrique Ruiz was fastest in practice for Mexico from closest title rival Klaas van Snelheid, but outside contender Nathaniel Powers crashed early on and failed to set a lap time, while in front of him the order was more mixed up than usual.
As eluded to in the Mexican V-Prix Thursday press conference by team principal Alex Easton; XXX Energy have signed a major sponsorship deal with the Phoenix Formula Virtual team for 2020 and beyond.
Hello and welcome to Mexico City, Mexico for the Team Principal’s Thursday press conference ahead of this weekend’s Mexican V-Prix – the sixteenth and penultimate round of the 2019 Formula Virtual World Championship. Joining us today, from left to right, are; Nick Forrest of North Star Racing, Adam Blocker of FIRST Motorsport, Bradley Downton from Downton FV Team, William Ingram of Ingram V-Prix, and Alex Easton from Ecotricity DS Automobiles Team Phoenix. Welcome gentlemen.
On the eve of the 2019 Mexican V-Prix, Downton have announced both Nathaniel Powers and Klaas van Snelheid will remain with the team in 2020, the duo entering their fourth year together as team mates.