Rodrigo Seabra debuted with a TOP10 in the IAME Euro Series, the first race of the European championship that took place last weekend in Marieumbourg, Belgium, on the 26th to the 28th of March.
Rodrigo was P9 in the qualifying heats on Friday, however with the pairing of the groups among 42 participants in the MiniX30 category, he was classified in 12th general.
Integrated in the British team Oliver Rowland Motorsport, the Portuguese driver had a P6 start place for tree heats for the starting grid in the Pre-Final, finished with 7th, 6th and 5th places thus obtaining an 8th place at the end of the qualifying heats, in a total of 42 participants.
Rodrigo guaranteed the qualification straight to the Final, having before disputing the Pre-Final that will determine the starting grid of the decisive race.
The ORM driver left for the final race on the fourth starting line of the grid in P8, but after a very difficult start, he lost 9 places on his first lap. Rodrigo managed to make a very difficult race, overtaking 9 opponents and thus finishing the race in 10th place, wining a Top10 in his first race in the European Iame championship.
The final result left the Remax driver excited for the following races: "I am very happy with my result because I managed to fight with the front group. Working with Oliver in his team is great, he is always available to help me. Thank to my ORM team, my teammates, my Team Manager Shane, and to my mechanic, Mark! “
The focus now will be to keep up the good and performances for the next races in British Iame Championship and Iame Euro Series events.