Felix's victory in the RTL GP Masters of Formula 3 at Zandvoort last Sunday propelled the 19-year-old into the history books, as he became the first Swede ever to take the spoils in the classic single-seater event following an emphatic lights-to-flag performance.
The success at the Dutch coastal resort has created a flurry of attention from within both the international and Swedish media, and is described as a breakthrough achievement that establishes Felix firmly on the global motor racing scene.
Compiled below is a selection of reactions from around the world, as the press complete their run-down on the 21st edition of the prestigious race (click on the respective publication's name to read the full story).
"Mucke Motorsport's Felix Rosenqvist scored his maiden victory of 2011 with a dominant performance in Sunday's Masters of Formula 3 at Zandvoort..."
"Felix Rosenqvist emerged victorious in the RTL GP Masters of F3 2011 at Zandvoort this afternoon, as Prema team-mates Roberto Merhi and Daniel Juncadella clashed off the start-line. The Swedish youngster managed to avoid the clumsy incident, before maturely leading home Marco Wittmann and Kevin Magnussen to take the win..."
"Felix Rosenqvist became the first Swede to win the Masters of Formula 3 at Zandvoort this afternoon, taking the chequered flag comfortably ahead of F3 Euro Series rival Marco Wittmann..."
"Felix Rosenqvist not dwelling on historic Masters of F3 victory; Felix Rosenqvist says he is not dwelling on his Masters of Formula 3 victory at Zandvoort last weekend and has already turned his attention to the next round of the Euro Series at Silverstone next month..."
"19-åring vann klassiskt storlopp; Rosenqvist på samma lista som Hamilton..."
"Felix Rosenqvist körde hem den inofficiella EM-titeln i formel-3 på söndagen..."
Sveriges Radio (Swedish national radio)
"Felix Rosenqvist gjorde det – som förste svensk vinner han RTL GP Masters of Formula 3! Segern på Zandvoort är ofattbar stor – inte minst tidsmässigt då den svenske landslagsföraren var 5.182 sekunder före tvåan i mål..."
Svenska Bilsportförbundet (Swedish motorsport ASN)
"19-årig svensk vann F3-klassiker; Felix Rosenqvist vann den klassiska stortävlingen i formel 3 på Zandvoort i Holland..."
SVT (Swedish national television)
"Felix Rosenqvist plockade som första svensk någonsin hem segern i en av de tyngsta Formel 3-evenemangen i världen, RTL GP Masters of Formula 3 på Zandvoort under söndagen..."
Teknikens Värld (motoring magazine)
On the day following his victory, Felix also appeared in an interview on Swedish national TV to talk about his achievement. Watch the entire clip here.
Photos from last weekend's race can be viewed here.