Joel Eriksson was forced to see a realistic shot at Macau Grand Prix victory shattered in heart-breaking circumstances when, while leading, he was taken out of Sunday’s 15-lap FIA F3 World Cup finale. From second on the grid, Eriksson made a lightning start to snatch the lead from pole-sitter Callum Ilott (GBR) into Reservoir Bend, before crucially […]
Joel was forced to see a realistic shot at Macau Grand Prix victory shattered in heartbreaking circumstances when, while leading, he was taken out of Sunday’s 15-lap FIA F3 World Cup finale. From second on the grid, Joel again made a lightning start to snatch the lead from pole-sitter Callum Ilott into Reservoir, before crucially […]
Joel overcame a crucial hurdle in the hunt for FIA F3 World Cup glory on the streets of Macau by finishing a solid second in the important Qualification Race on Saturday morning. After storming to the fastest time in qualifying yesterday, Joel commenced the 10-lap pre-finale from pole position, maintaining the early lead thanks to a rocket […]
Joel came out on top in a tense qualifying scrap with Britons Lando Norris and Callum Ilott to claim pole position for Saturday’s Qualification Race at the Macau Grand Prix, the leading trio covered by less than one tenth of a second. The session soon turned into a three-way fight between the leading contenders, with Joel […]
Born: 28 June, 1998
Lives: Tomelilla (SWE)
Club: Kristianstad Karting Club
FIA F3 European Championship
Team: Team Motopark
Chassis: Dallara F317
Start number: #1
2016: Swedish junior driver of the year
2015: Swedish young driver of the year
2015: International accomplishment
2015: Swedish junior driver of the year
2014: Swedish young driver of the year
2014: Rydell Special Award
Swedish National Team
Joel Eriksson is part of the Swedish National Team of motor racing, being the scheme’s youngest representative.
FIA F3 World Cup – Macau
The FIA Formula 3 European Championship is one of the world’s most competitive junior single-seater series, and the pinnacle of F3 racing. Joel Eriksson made his debut in the championship in 2016, winning the rookie title.
Formula 3 can trace its roots back to 1950s post-war development, and has retained a fundamental place on the single-seater ladder ever since.
Drivers to have raced in F3 include: