Entries by Victoria Griffiths

Brageot Moves up to 4th in the World Championship

Indy race itself didn’t disappoint, it turned out to be the show stopper it had promised with home race hero Mike Goulian claiming the win, with Canada’s Pete McLeod runner up followed by Nicolas Ivanoff cruising into third. For Brageot it wasn’t the result that the team had planned, but 9th position and 2 points […]

Qualifying Results – Indianapolis Motor Speedway

Brageot showed great promise through his practice sessions and continued to do so today in Qualifying, while his overall placing did not reflect the quality of his performance. The youngest pilot in the field finished 11th with his slowest penalty free time of the week set in higher than usual winds, while Sonka took victory. […]

Surprising Qualifying results in Wiener Neustadt

The first ever Qualifying session in Wiener Neustadt, a tense affair, saw Muroya top the timesheet, an over RPM, countless penalties and an unexpected 11thplacing for Brageot.   Due to the standing start, Qualifying was set up differently compared with other races. Each pilot would fly their first run, then land. When each Master Class […]

Taking The Rough With The Smooth

It was a race day to learn from for Mika Brageot and his #11RACING team as they failed to reach their goal of a consecutive podium place in Russia on Sunday, despite having shown a consistently good performance throughout training sessions earlier in the week. As 128,000 Red Bull Air Race fans watched on in […]

Surprise Qualifying Results in Kazan

The second half of the Red Bull Air Race season got off to a thrilling start on Saturday, as former World Champion Matthias Dolderer of Germany, whose hopes for a 2018 title seemed to be on the brink of collapse, surged back in a big way with a Qualifying win in Kazan, Russia. In front […]

Air Racing returns to Russia on 25-26 August

After a dramatic debut in the skies of Kazan last season, the Red Bull Air Race World Championship will take off at Russia’s sporting capital once again for the fifth stop of 2018. With a new track, new rivalries and only four races left before the champion is crowned, expect fierce flying and a fight […]