Nicolas Ivanoff wins the first race of the season!
Nicolas Ivanoff takes advantage of the season opening as he wins the first Red Bull Air Race in Abu Dhabi last weekend. In a tough fight for first place, Hamilton’s ambassador took the lead of the competition in front of German pilot Matthias Dolderer and compatriot pilot François Le Vot.
The French pilot tells us how he feels after his first victory “I am really happy, it’s always a great feeling to start the season this way. We worked hard with the team and I felt I was really improving my skills during training. It’s always satisfying to see these efforts pay off”.
Nicolas Ivanoff finished the racetrack in an impressive time of 58.550s and now leads the championship by number of points. With another seven races to go, the road is long until the season finale in Las Vegas. Next race is in Spielberg, Austria on April 23 and 24th.