Nicolas Stati Quickest in F4 U.S. Practice at Mid-Ohio

LEXINGTON, Ohio (June 21, 2024) – Nicolas Stati (No. 15 Crosslink Kiwi Motorsport Ligier JS F422) was the class of the field in Formula 4 United States Championship (F4 U.S.) on Friday, leading both practice sessions at Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course. With a lap time of 1:25.228 in first practice and a 1:25.931 in second practice, Stati held a narrow margin over the competition in a very tight field.

Pablo Benites Jr. (No. 44 Scuderia Buell Ligier JS F422), the most recent winner in F4 U.S., was just 0.074-seconds behind Stati in opening practice, while Daniel Quimby (No. 24 Cruise America / MIR Raceline / FIJI Airways / GalvanizeIns Ligier JS F422) rounded out the top three. By the end of the 40-minute session, the top five were separated by less than a second.


     SEE MORE:  Practice 1 Results


In second practice, Alex Crosbie (No. 41 Crosslink Kiwi Motorsport Ligier JS F422) trailed Stati by just 0.146-seconds. Behind him, Quimby rounded out the top three.


     SEE MORE:  Practice 2 Results


F4 U.S. kicks off their day with qualifying at 8:25 a.m. ET, followed by Race 1 at 2:30 p.m. ET. This weekend’s feature races from the Mid-Ohio SpeedTour will be live streamed at Live timing and scoring can be accessed on the Race Monitor app, and additional news and updates will be posted on the series’ Facebook, Instagramand Twitter.