Tom Blomqvist collects Spa accolade

 31st Jul 2012

Tom Blomqvist named Mobil Service Centre Master

Tom Blomqvist is awarded the prestigious title of Mobil Service Centre Master at the 2012 Spa-Francorchamps round.

British rookie Tom Blomqvist won the Mobil Service Centre Master of the Weekend award for his efforts at the Spa-Francorchamps rounds of the Cooper Tires British Formula 3 International Series. The ma-con Motorsport driver, 18, placed 10th in Friday’s dry race and followed that up with a superb second in the streaming wet on Saturday.

Championship manager Benjamin Franassovicci paid tribute to Tom, son of rally legend Stig Blomqvist: “This is only Tom’s first season in Formula 3 but he showed great skill in difficult conditions; he did not put a wheel wrong in the wet when others with more experience were spinning.”

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Notes For Editors

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Based at Wessex House, Cadland Road, Hardley, Hythe, WP offers a complete portfolio of products and bespoke service solutions across each of its eight trading divisions ­ Industrial, Aviation, Agricultural, Heating, Automotive, Commercial, Motorsport and Marine.

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