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Duarte Benavente won the first round of the 2020 UIM F2 World Championship in Kaunus, Lithuania this afternoon.
Sami Seliö topped the times in a 45 minute warm up for the UIM F2 Grand Prix of Lithuania this morning.
Just an hour after becoming the fist lady driver to ever take a UIM F2 World Championship pole position, Bimba Sjöholm won the match racing event here in Kaunus this evening.
Bimba Sjöholm took a stunning pole position in Kaunus, Lithuania today and became the fist lady driver to ever start a UIM F2 World Championship from the front.
Duarte Benavente posted the fastest time in this morning’s 90 minute UIM F2 Free Practice session.
Earlier on this year the motorsport world lost the legendary figure of Sir Stirling Moss OBE, described by many of his rivals as "the greatest driver never to win the F1 World Championship".
Speaking with those who had gathered at the Easthampstead Park Crematorium it felt as if the powerboat racing community were paying their respect to his waterborne equivalent - Andy Elliott.