24 Jun 2012

Auckland driver Mitch Evans wins GP3 in Valencia

12:16 pm on 24 June 2012

The young Auckland motor racing driver Mitch Evans has dominated the feature GP3 Series race during the European Grand Prix Formula 1 in Valencia.

Evans, who's just turned 18, led from start to finish in his MW Arden Dallara-Renault to regain the GP3 championship lead.

It was Evans' second victory of the season and he now has a two point series lead over Finnish driver Aaro Vainio.