Pilot SMP Racing's Sergey Sirotkin is among the three best at the end of the season GP2
SMP Racing's Sergey Sirotkin finished the season racing series GP2 in the third line of the final table. The Russian pilot was named the best newcomer of the season, earned the award for "Breakthrough of the year" and also has to its credit a record of a route in this Silverstone series.By the beginning of the final phase, which ended last weekend in the UAE, on account of Sergei was only 7 points more than his nearest rival, racer from Indonesia Rio Haryanto. This advantage has virtually disappeared after Saturday's race, when the Indonesian finished seventh and earned six points, and Sergei finished fixing allegations. Sunday's race became the decider.On Sunday, right at the start, just a big "blockage", which was eliminated from the race immediately eight cars, one of which was that Sirotkin and machine. At this point everyone thought that the third stage of the championship "floated" from Sergey. But intervened His Majesty the Case. The resulting collision damaged the safety barriers at the track. Their recovery took so much time that it was decided not to restart the race in time to prepare the track for the upcoming races, "Formula 1".Thus, Sergey Sirotkin by a margin of one point managed to retain the third final stage in the prestigious youth Series GP2."A lot of nevezenie was in this season, - said Sergey Sirotkin. But, as they say, all's well that ends well. Three of the best - that's what we aimed for and this is a worthy reward for all our team. I want to thank everyone who helped and supported me throughout this difficult season".