Tag Archive: Alexander Sims

Apr 28

Buhk and Baumann eager to defend two-point lead around Brands Hatch rollercoaster

One pole position, two podium finishes: Buhk and Baumann did not require a win in Italy to claim top spot in the Blancpain GT Series drivers’ standings

Buhk and Baumann eager to defend two-point lead around Brands Hatch rollercoaster After the Italian double-header of Misano and Monza, Blancpain GT Series’ teams and drivers now head to Great Britain for back-to-back meetings at Brands Hatch and Silverstone. First up is the former GP circuit in Kent, which hosts round three of the Blancpain GT Series and where HTP Motorsport drivers Maxi Buhk and Dominik Baumann are aiming to defend their slender lead in the drivers’ standings. Read the rest of this entry »

Apr 10

Vanthoor and Vervisch give Audi first win of the season

Blancpain GT Series – Misano – Round 1 – Main Race

Vanthoor and Vervisch give Audi first win of the season A faultless drive in the main race of the opening round of 2016’s Blancpain GT Series gave Audi pairing Laurens Vanthoor and Frederic Vervisch victory at Misano World Circuit. Read the rest of this entry »

Apr 09

Bentley Boys Andy Soucek and Maxime Soulet take surprise win in Misano Qualifier

Blancpain GT Series – Round 1 – Misano – Qualifying Race

Even though their #8 Bentley Team M-Sport Continental was only ninth on the starting grid, Andy Soucek and Maxime Soulet managed to take the win in the Qualifying Race at Misano, their debut event in the Blancpain GT Series Sprint Cup. Read the rest of this entry »

Mar 10

Two intense days of testing kick off epic 2016 season

There was plenty to look out for then while the majority of teams focused on racking up mileage

Two intense days of testing kick off epic 2016 season The past two days have seen Blancpain GT Series teams and drivers making their final preparations for the upcoming season at Circuit Paul Ricard, where more than 50 cars were on track. Read the rest of this entry »

Dec 02

DTM tests for Formula 3 young guns

Four of these drivers are hopeful talents

This week, DTM holds its young-driver tests at Jerez and the three manufacturers involved, Audi, BMW and Mercedes-Benz, have invited some of the most promising motor-racing talents to test their DTM racers in Spain. Read the rest of this entry »

Nov 17

Macau GP grid features a big proportion of FIA F3 EC drivers

The FIA Formula 3 European Championship will be represented by 23 drivers on the Macau GP grid

Macau-GP One of them is the new FIA Formula 3 European Champion, Felix Rosenqvist (SJM Theodore Racing by Prema Powerteam), who already won the 2014 edition of the prestigious event. The most important Formula 3 race in the world will be contested on 22nd November in the former Portuguese colony Macau, located a one-hour ferry trip from Hong Kong. Read the rest of this entry »

Oct 01

Status Grand Prix GP3 statement

“We now look forward to finishing the 2015 GP2 and GP3 seasons on a high”

Status Grand Prix Team Principal, Teddy Yip Jr “Status Grand Prix has not renewed entry into the , GP3 Series from 2016 onwards in order to maximise focus on our GP2 campaign.
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Jul 12

Ecurie Ecosse extend British GT Championship lead with P4 at Spa

“It’s definitely a result after everything that happened, especially at the start when I made a mistake at La Source” – Marco AttardDPP_14-08-30_0004
Ecurie Ecosse Powered By Black Bull’s Marco Attard and Alexander Sims once again proved their mettle by salvaging fourth place from a tricky fifth Avon Tyres British GT Championship round of the season at Spa-Francorchamps on Saturday (July 11).

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Sep 15

Oman Racing Team seals history-making British GT team title

“It’s our strongest year in endurance racing”
2014-09-13-0059History was made by the Oman Racing Team at Donington Park Grand Prix Circuit on Sunday, 15th September, when the squad became the first ever entrant running under an Omani licence to win the coveted Avon Tyres British GT Championship ‘GT3 Teams’ crown – an achievement driver Ahmad Al Harthy dedicated to His Majesty Sultan Qaboos Bin Said and the people of Oman.

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Jun 24

Ecurie Ecosse rack up another British GT podium at Snetterton

Marco Attard second in standings after also setting pole position

Ecurie Ecosse Ecurie Ecosse Powered By Black Bull maintained their assault on this year’s British GT Championship title with another pole position and podium in round four at Snetterton last weekend. Read the rest of this entry »

Nov 17

Alex Lynn hits the jackpot in Macau

Macau GP

FIA Formula 3 European Championship logoBritish driver Alex Lynn (Theodore Racing by Prema) won in the prestigious Macau GP and celebrated the most important success of his career to date in the former Portuguese colony.

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Oct 13

Raffaele Marciello secured a clear win at Vallelunga

With Luis Felipe Derani (Fortec Motorsports) and Alexander Sims (ThreeBond with T-Sport) finishing second and third respectively

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Just a few hours after having been forced into retirement in the 26th race of the 2013 FIA Formula 3 European Championship season, Ferrari’s up-and-coming young-gun Raffaele Marciello (Prema Powerteam) was beaming again: at Vallelunga’s Autodromo Piero Taruffi.

 

 

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Oct 13

Marciello forced into retirement – the situation remains thrilling

Prema Powerteam secured the title as best team

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In the 26th race of the 2013 FIA Formula 3 European Championship season, Alex Lynn (Prema Powerteam) prevailed to win the race followed by Alexander Sims (ThreeBond with T-Sport) and Daniil Kvyat (Carlin). Read the rest of this entry »

Oct 12

Raffaele Marciello re-increases the gap

Alexander Sims and Alex Lynn joined him on the podium

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Raffaele Marciello (Prema Powerteam) made perfect use of his home-track advantage by winning the 25 race of the 2013 FIA Formula 3 European Championship season at the 4.085-kilometre Autodromo Piero Taruffi. Read the rest of this entry »

Sep 12

Productive mid-season test at Hockenheim with new faces

Alexander Sims and Daniil Kvyat set the fastest lap times

FIA Formula 3 European Championship logo

This week, the young FIA Formula 3 European Championship drivers travelled to the Hockenheimring Baden-Württemberg’s 4.574-kilometre GP circuit for the third official tests of the year, held on Wednesday and Thursday.

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Aug 25

Sims dominates GP3 Race 2 in Spa-Francorchamps

Carlin’s Alexander Sims victorious in Belgium

GP3 - Alexander Sims (Carlin) Spa Race 2P4 to P1, that’s how it’s done! Carlin’s Alexander Sims made a great start, avoided trouble into Turn 1, claimed the lead of the race and romped away to celebrate his second win of his GP3 career.

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Aug 17

Raffaele Marciello continues winning – Derani scores first podium

His main rival, Felix Rosenqvist (kfzteile24 Mücke Motorsport) finished ninth after a poor start.

FIA Formula 3 European Championship logo

In the second race of the FIA Formula 3 European Championship at the 3.629 kilometres long circuit lay-out of the Nürburgring, the opposition again didn’t have a chance against Raffaele Marciello (Prema Powerteam). Read the rest of this entry »

Aug 17

Raffaele Marciello scores eighth season victory in FIA Formula 3 European Championship

After the three pole positions he had secured on Friday

FIA Formula 3 European Championship logo

Raffaele Marciello (Prema Powerteam) also claimed the first victory of the weekend in the FIA Formula 3 European Championship

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Jul 13

Alex Lynn wins at Norisring

There was a three-way battle for second place

FIA Formula 3 European Championship logoThe 17th season round of the FIA Formula 3 European Championship brought victory for Alex Lynn (Prema Powerteam).

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Nov 23

Cecotto finishes on top

Venezuelan driver quickest on Day 2 in Jerez

GP2 - Johnny Cecotto (Arden International)GP2 - Johnny Cecotto (Arden International) 2Johnny Cecotto was unbeatable today at the final test day of the 2012 season in Spain. He topped both sessions at the wheel of an Arden car. With a laptime of 1:25.694 set this morning, the Venezuelan wrapped up a strong season with the quickest time of the two-day test session at Jerez. Read the rest of this entry »

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