Category Archive: GP2 Series, GP3 Series

May 15

Lynn soars to GP2 victory in Barcelona (updated)

Englishman controls sprint race for win

GP2 - Alex Lynn Alex Lynn has opened his win account for 2016 with a dominant victory in this morning’s sprint race in Barcelona: the Briton made use of a quick getaway and some early overtakes for a lead he was never to relinquish, controlling the pace for victory ahead of Pierre Gasly and Jordan King.

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May 15

Albon achieves first GP3 win in Barcelona in Race 2 (updated)

ART Grand Prix’s Alexander Albon records victory ahead of Oscar Tunjo

GP3 - Albon, Tunjo, Fuoco R2 Alexander Albon made it two wins out of two for French squad ART Grand Prix in the opening round of the 2016 GP3 Series season. Thai racer Albon made a perfect start and produced a stunning overtake on the outside of reverse pole-sitter Oscar Tunjo (Jenzer Motorsport) at Turn One to claim a maiden victory. Tunjo finished second ahead of Trident and Ferrari Driver Academy’s Antonio Fuoco. Read the rest of this entry »

May 14

Leclerc takes dominant debut GP3 win in Barcelona

ART Grand Prix’s Charles Leclerc victorious in opening race of the season

GP3 - Charles Leclerc (ART Grand Prix) Monegasque Charles Leclerc made the most of an excellent start from the second row to sneak into the lead by Turn One and claim the honours for the first race of the 2016 GP3 Series season.

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May 14

Nato blasts to maiden GP2 win

Frenchman powers to victory in feature

GP2 - Round 1, Barcelona - Feature race top 3 Norman Nato has claimed his first GP2 victory in style, overtaking poleman Pierre Gasly late on in a dramatic season opener in Barcelona and holding on in a feature race which saw three safety car periods before the Frenchman was greeted by the chequered flag ahead of Nicholas Latifi and Gasly. 

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May 14

Hughes claims maiden GP3 pole in Barcelona

DAMS record one-two in qualifying with Jake Hughes and Kevin Jörg

GP3 - Jake Hughes (DAMS) What a debut from newcomers DAMS: The French squad locked out the front row in this morning’s opening qualifying session of the 2016 GP3 Series season. Brit Jake Hughes pocketed his maiden pole in the category and lapped 0.140s faster than teammate and Renault Academy’s Kevin Jörg. ART Grand Prix’s and Ferrari Driver Academy’s Charles Leclerc was third. Read the rest of this entry »

May 13

Gonda fastest in GP3 free practice in Barcelona

Slovakian rookie leads Jenzer Motorsport one-two

GP3 Richard Gonda (Jenzer Motorsport) Richard Gonda set the marker in today’s opening session of Round 1 of the 2016 GP3 Series season in Barcelona, Spain. The Slovakian set a best laptime of 1:37.032 in changeable conditions. His Jenzer Motorsport teammate Akash Nandy was second, ahead of ART Grand Prix’s Nyck de Vries. Read the rest of this entry »

May 13

Gasly grabs GP2 pole in Barcelona (updated)

PREMA Racing claim top spot on debut

GP2 - Pierre Gasly (PREMA Racing) Pierre Gasly emerged on top in a dramatic qualifying session this afternoon at the Circuit de Catalunya, grabbing his fourth GP2 pole (and third in a row) and the first for PREMA Racing on their series debut in the closing minutes to deny Norman Nato and Alex Lynn as the clock ticked down to zero. Read the rest of this entry »

May 13

Pierre Gasly on top in GP2 free practice

Frenchman leads the way in Barcelona

GP2 - Pierre Gasly (PREMA Racing) Pierre Gasly claimed first blood in today’s free practice session in sunny Barcelona, leading the timesheets throughout most of the 45 minute session to take the honours in the first live session of the 2016 GP2 Series season ahead of Alex Lynn and Artem Markelov. Read the rest of this entry »

May 13

Canamasas joins Carlin for season-opening round

The fairly seasoned driver has made an agreement to drive a Carlin-entered car at his home event in Barcelona

Sergio Canamasas The GP2 Series kicks off the 2016 season at the Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya in the frame of the Spanish F.1 Grand Prix.  Sergio Canamasas and Carlin have reached an agreement by which Spain´s racer will drive one of their Dallaras GP2/11 at GP2 season opener in Barcelona. Read the rest of this entry »

May 12

GP2 Series round 1 preview: Barcelona, Spain

GP2 Series Barcelona, Spain preview

GP2 Class 2016 Presentation of the first round of the season. The twelfth season of the GP2 Series kicks off this weekend at Barcelona as the Circuit de Catalunya hosts the first round. Once again, the 2016 grid is highlycompetitive with multiple race winners and podium finishers hoping to shine and out-best their rivals.

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May 12

GP3 Series round 1 preview Barcelona, Spain

GP3 Series Barcelona, Spain preview

GP3 Class 2016 The wait is over! The seventh season of the GP3 Series commences at the Circuit de Catalunya in Barcelona on 13-14-15 May 2016. This year sees all nine rounds running alongside Formula One giving the talented stars of the future their chance to showcase their potential in front of the F1 fraternity.

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May 12

Campos Racing goes home for season opener in GP3 Series

Campos Racing – Campos Racing goes home for season opener in GP3 Series

580A7973Barcelona marks the home race of Campos Racing and Álex Palou. The Barcelona-born driver and his teammates Tereschenko and Schothorst are a perfect mix of talent and speed for 2016 GP3 season

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May 12

A new season begins for Racing Engineering in Barcelona

GP2 Series Round 1

GP2 - A new season begins for Racing Engineering in Barcelona The GP2 teams are assembling this weekend at the Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya in Spain for round one of the 2016 GP2 Series and Racing Engineering are looking forward to another competitive season with their drivers Jordan King and new signing Norman Nato. Read the rest of this entry »

May 12

Pertamina Campos Racing ready for best GP2 season yet

Indonesia´s Sean Gelael and New Zealand´s Mitch Evans to defend Pertamina Campos Racing´s colors

F80P6704The 2016 GP2 series starts at Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya next weekend, in the frame of the Spanish Grand Prix. Read the rest of this entry »

May 12

Alex Lynn GP2 Barcelona preview

“I want to bang in some great results to kick my season off well….”

GP2 - Alex Lynn It’s been long enough… We’re finally getting set for the start of the GP2 Series season, supporting the Spanish Grand Prix at Barcelona this weekend. All the talking’s over now, and along with the DAMS team – who I’m staying with for a second season – we’re honestly as ready as we can be. We’ve been working really hard in the off season, we’ve had the three official tests, and now it’s just about trying to do the job correctly. Read the rest of this entry »

May 11

A new season for GP2 and a new car, with new tyres, for GP3

Spain GP2 and GP3 preview 2016

Pirelli The new GP2 and GP3 seasons both get underway at Barcelona with a host of young drivers hoping for a successful campaign that will take them a large step closer to competing in Formula One.

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May 10

Prema and Theodore Racing join forces for 2016 season

Theodore Racing to compete in GP2, European Formula 3 And Formula 4 Championships with Prema

Prema and Theodore Racing join forces for 2016 season Prema is proud to announce the expansion of the team’s tie-up with Theodore Racing to the 2016 GP2 Series, FIA F.3 European Championship and Formula 4 programs.

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May 09

Alex Lynn to drive Williams Mercedes FW38 at Barcelona Formula One test

Alex Lynn will test for the Williams Martini Racing Formula One team at Barcelona next week

Alex Lynn logo Alex will drive on the first day of the two-day in-season test on Tuesday, getting behind the wheel of the team’s FW38 challenger built for the 2016 Formula One season, before Felipe Massa takes over on day two. Read the rest of this entry »

May 09

Racing Engineering Barcelona Q&A with Alfonso de Orléans- Borbón

“Both our drivers are incredibly fast.”

GP2 - Racing Engineering - Jordan King Alfonso de Orléans- Borbón, the President of Racing Engineering, talks about the upcoming GP2 season, which begins in just four days time at the Barcelona Circuit, and what he is expecting for the season. Read the rest of this entry »

May 08

Racing Engineering Barcelona Q&A with Jordan King

Barcelona Q&A with Jordan King: “Whenever I start a season it always feels like a strong year.”

GP2 - Racing Engineering Barcelona Q&A with Jordan King Jordan King will be starting his second year with the Racing Engineering team this weekend at Barcelona and after a very promising rookie season with the Spanish team he is now looking forward to the 2016 GP2 season with real anticipation and below he tells us what he expects from the year to come. Read the rest of this entry »

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