The SMP F4 Championship’s goal is to give equal chances to all young drivers to develop their driving skills, learn the motorsport environment, mechanical and engineering basics, to sum up, to learn how to be a racing driver.
The FIA has put a lot of energy for the F4 Championships to flourish and to be a cost-effective Series. The SMP F4 Championship has supported the FIA project, gathering as much strengths and partners as possible around the Championship, to create a strong series for the future. Therefore, in the line, the SMP F4 Champiionship is offering a full season of 21 races and an intensive educational program for 150.000€.
The logical step after SMP F4 Championship is to follow the FIA ladder to the top and enter the FIA F3 European Championship. And that is why the SMP F4 Championship is offering a unique grant of 350.000€ to the winner, 150.000€ to the 2nd, and 20.000€ to the 3rd, reaching a total of more than 500.000 of financial help to the SMP F4 Chamiponship top 3.
Equality above all
The 160HP Abarth Turbocharged engine, will give to the youngsters their first hint of speed in a single-seater. Designed to learning purposes, the F4’s cars is the best tool after karting series.
Equality will be the main word in the SMP F4 Championship and FIA scrutineering and official technicals will make sure, on each event that the cars complies will the FIA regulations.
A race weekend explained
Outline from Thursday to Sunday
A race weekend features two sixty minute practice sessions and one thirty minute qualifying session, followed by three races. The qualifying session is a straight fight for fastest laptime, and determines the order of the grid for Race 1. The grids for Race 2 and Race 3 and based on results and second best times.