Elroy Wagner has taken his third consecutive pole position of the season for the final race of the championship in Mexico. The German lapped under a tenth fastest than Carson Davenport.
Bradley Downton - team principal of Downton F1 - has today confirmed new World Champion Nathaniel Powers will join the team as of the season's final race in Mexico.
He will join the British outfit for next season but it was highly anticipated that should he wrap the title up before the season's end he would make the move early.
The race calendar for next season has been updated and officially confirmed. Notably the proposed South African Grand Prix has been dropped, with the addition of the Portuguese Grand Prix
After much speculation, Warrior Racing will join the F1F Virtual Grand Prix Championship as of next season. Team principal Dylan Lopez was up against a number of other applicants; however the Greek based team will fill the twelfth spot.
After a scintillating, action-packed Brazilian Grand Prix, Franklin F1's Nathaniel Powers was able to clinch the VGPC driver's title, with one round left in the Championship.
Team 23's team principal Andae d'Hazorme has congratulated Franklin F1 for winning the inaugural Drivers' Championship. "For sure they've done a really great job this year.
"Nathaniel Powers has been in a league of his own this season, I mean, it was just impossible to keep up with him in most races. And with Hoskins consistently scoring points as well, it was always going to be a tough job to win either of the championships. So I congratulate Nathaniel Powers and also his team principal Jamie Franklin."
It has finally been confirmed that teams will be able to choose their own numbers starting from next season.
Series CEO Nic Morley has praised Nathaniel Powers and Franklin F1 for wrapping up the drivers championship in Brazil.
Elroy Wagner has claimed his fifth pole position of the season at Interlagos; making him the most frequent pole sitter of the season. The German has only won one race this season back in Austria, notably did not start from pole.