Leclerc takes pole on home soil at Monaco

Charles Leclerc, Monte Carlo 2017
Leclerc has taken pole in all of his F2 appearances

Charles Leclerc was quickest overall in qualifying and took his third pole in a row.

No drama in the split-qualifying format: Matsushita provided the only caution when he hit the barriers exiting Piscine, with the session already over and the drivers entering the pits.

Qualifying Results

Pos. Driver Team Best Gap* Group
1 Charles Leclerc Prema 1:19.309 A
2 Alexander Albon ART 1:19.321 B
3 Oliver Rowland DAMS 1:19.541 +0.232 A
4 Artem Markelov Russian Time 1:19.647 +0.326 B
5 Nobuharu Matsushita ART 1:19.922 +0.613 A
6 Norman Nato Arden 1:19.803 +0.482 B
7 Jordan King MP Motorsport 1:20.058 +0.749 A
8 Luca Ghiotto Russian Time 1:20.089 +0.780 A
9 Nicholas Latifi DAMS 1:20.042 +0.721 B
10 Sean Gelael Arden 1:20.272 +0.963 A
11 Gustav Malja Racing Engineering 1:20.282 +0.961 B
12 Johnny Cecotto Jr. Arden 1:20.413 +1.104 A
13 Antonio Fuoco Prema 1:20.593 +1.272 B
14** Nyck de Vries Rapax 1:19.814 +0.493 B
15 Sergio Canamasas Trident 1:20.415 +1.106 A
16 Robert Visoiu Campos 1:20.867 +1.546 B
17 Louis Deletraz Racing Engineering 1:21.592 +2.283 A
18 Nabil Jeffri Trident 1:21.239 +1.918 B
19 Ralph Boschung Campos 1:21.664 +2.355 A
20 Sergio Sette Camara MP Motorsport 1:21.271 +1.950 B

*The gap indicated is from the fastest driver in that respective group.
**NOTE: de Vries had qualified 8th but was handed a three-position grid penalty in Spain for causing a collision, and a further three-position grid penalty for impeding Fuoco.


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