Following the Ukrainian's strong run of recent results, he came in with the final lap of the session to snatch pole by just under 2 tenths of a second over championship leader James Vasquez, who had lead for the majority of the session on a lovely British summer's day.
The lovely weather however didn't neccessarily mean all drivers got through the session unscathed. Rodolfo de la Fuente, race winner last time out in Austria, got caught out by a crosswind causing him to spin off at Farm Curve. It seemed to go on to affect his rhythm in his final stint, as he was only able to set the 10th fastest time.
Ahead of him, Perez lines up in third ahead of Hunter Ryan, Viktor Ostberg, as Otso Toivonen pulled out his best qualifying of the year to line up sixth. Championship leading rookie Niklaus Holzberg will have to make do with 19th after his efforts. He was complaining all session with the balance of his car.
Full results below: