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May 06

WEC: Toyota takes 1-2 at Spa; Ferrari 1-2 in GTE (updated

6 hours of Spa-Francorchamps

2017-05-05-0178The #8 Toyota Gazoo Racing trio of Sébastien Buemi, Kazuki Nakajima and Anthony Davidson took a second consecutive FIA World Endurance Championship victory at Spa-Francorchamps after another fascinating 6 Hour race today.

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Apr 16

WEC: Toyota takes thrilling last-gasp win at Silverstone

6 Hours of Silverstone

2017-04-14-0054Toyota Gazoo Racing took a thrilling victory in the opening round of the 2017 FIA World Endurance Championship at Silverstone this afternoon.

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Apr 12

WEC: Alex Lynn Silverstone preview

“Silverstone’s my favourite track and I think this is going to be a top weekend…”

WEC Alex Lynn Silverstone previewThe days are counting down now to the start of my first full season in the FIA World Endurance Championship, which begins with the Silverstone 6 Hours this weekend. I’m really excited to be joining the G-Drive Racing team to race their ORECA in the LMP2 class. But to say this is the start of my season as a driver would be false – it’s been flat-out over the past month! Read the rest of this entry »

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Mar 20

Alex Lynn Sebring 12 Hours review

“Victory on my first attempt at the Sebring 12 Hours: it’s a dream…”

Alex Lynn Sebring 12 Hours reviewVictory on my first attempt at the Sebring 12 Hours… Well, I was dreaming of a win but, in the run-up to the race, all I knew was we had a good chance, and that we could obviously do it. But this IS a dream. I’m really happy – it surpassed all my expectations. Read the rest of this entry »

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Mar 12

Alex Lynn season preview

“I’m so happy it’s happened and now I need to concentrate on getting some good results…”

Alex Lynn season preview 1After seven seasons in single-seaters, I set my sights towards the end of last year on becoming a professional racing driver in 2017. It’s paid off big time! I’ve got three deals confirmed already, there’s a strong chance of a fourth, and it all begins with my debut in the famous Sebring 12 Hours next week. Read the rest of this entry »

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Nov 27

Lynn sprints to GP2 win as Gasly crowned Champion

Briton on top as Frenchman claims 2016 title

GP2 - Alex Lynn (DAMS) Alex Lynn dominated this afternoon’s Sprint Race in Abu Dhabi, claiming the final win of the 2016 season with an experienced, rapid run from lights to flag ahead of Johnny Cecotto and Sergey Sirotkin, while further back Antonio Giovinazzi could manage no better that P6, handing the title to teammate Pierre Gasly. Read the rest of this entry »

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Nov 24

GP2 Series round 11 preview: Yas Marina, Abu Dhabi

Presentation of the final round of the season

2016 GP2 Series Round 11 Preview Yas Marina, Abu Dhabi (Antonio Giovinazzi, Pierre Gasly, Raffaele Marciello) The final round of the 2016 GP2 season takes place this week at the Yas Marina Circuit. Last month, at the tenth and penultimate round in Sepang, rookie Antonio Giovinazzi proved his worth again after he dominated the Feature Race from start to finish. Read the rest of this entry »

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Sep 28

GP2 Series round 10 preview: Sepang, Malaysia

GP2 Series Sepang, Malaysia preview

GP2 - Sepang, MalaysiaThe GP2 action resumes this weekend at Sepang International Circuit for the penultimate round of the 2016 season. The event will open on Thursday with the free practice session; qualifying will take place on Friday, whilst the Feature and Sprint races will happen on Saturday and Sunday respectively.

 

 

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Sep 04

Nato soars to GP2 Sprint Race victory

Frenchman leads from lights to flag for second win

GP2 - Nato soars to Sprint Race victory Norman Nato dominated this morning’s Sprint Race in Monza, grabbing the lead with a storming start before building a lead which would not be touched for his second win of the season ahead of PREMA teammates Pierre Gasly and Antonio Giovinazzi. Read the rest of this entry »

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Aug 25

GP2 Series Round 8 Preview: Spa-Francorchamps, Belgium

Presentation of the eighth round of the season

2016 GP2 Series Round 8 Preview Spa-Francorchamps, Belgium The GP2 action is back in action this weekend at Spa-Francorchamps for Round 8 after a well-deserved and much-needed summer break.

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Jul 31

Lynn flies to GP2 Sprint Race victory

Briton sails to win in dramatic race

GP2 - Alex Lynn (DAMS), Sergey Sirotkin (ART Grand Prix), Arthur Pic (Rapax) Alex Lynn cruised to victory in this morning’s Sprint Race in Hockenheim, making a strong start before leaving his rivals to squabble over the scraps and then easing late in the race for his second win of the season ahead of new standings leader Sergey Sirotkin and Arthur Pic. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jul 13

Formula One teams testing report – Silverstone day 2

Formula One day 2 test report

150x80-flagworldf1Today’s testing report from Formula One teams & drivers in Silverstone.

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Jul 10

King holds on for home GP2 Sprint Race win

Briton defies the conditions for emotional victory

GP2 - Jordan King (Racing Engineering), Luca Ghiotto (Trident), Oliver Rowland (MP Motorsport) Jordan King delighted the local fans by winning this morning’s sprint race at Silverstone from pole, looking to initially have the race under control before a brief shower on the last lap meant the Briton had to work hard to hold on for victory from a fast charging Luca Ghiotto and Oliver Rowland. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jul 07

GP2 Series round 5 preview

GP2 Series Silverstone, Great Britain preview

2016 GP2 Series Round 5 Preview Silvertone, Great Britain The busy month of July opened last week in Spielberg: on the twisty Austrian track, the GP2 drivers delivered great battles in both races. While Antonio Giovinazzi was quickest in free practice, it was Sergey Sirotkin who grabbed pole position. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jul 03

King reigns in wet Spielberg GP2 Sprint Race

Briton claims maiden win as countrymen fill podium

GP2 - Jordan King (Racing Engineering) Jordan King has converted pole position into his maiden win in this morning’s Sprint Race in Spielberg, but he had to work the whole way: denying the soaking conditions which saw the race start behind the safety car, the Manor test driver set a string of fastest laps to dominate the race to win by 6 seconds from Oliver Rowland and Alex Lynn. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jun 29

Alex Lynn GP2 Red Bull Ring preview

The season has been hugely unpredictable so far

Alex Lynn GP2 Red Bull Ring preview I’ve just arrived in Austria for the fourth round of the GP2 Series at the Red Bull Ring – the start of a very intensive month, because we’re in action for four of the next five weekends.

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Jun 19

Giovinazzi doubles up in Baku

Italian wins again in GP2 to lead PREMA Racing 1-2

GP2 - Antonio Giovinazzi (PREMA Racing), Pierre Gasly (PREMA Racing), Sergey Sirotkin (ART Grand Prix) Antonio Giovinazzi has stunned his rivals with an incredible fightback drive in today’s sprint race in Baku to win despite dropping to P22 at the start, claiming the first double win weekend since Davide Valsecchi at Bahrain in 2012 to lead a PREMA Racing 1-2 from Pierre Gasly and Sergey Sirotkin. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jun 16

GP2 Series round 3 preview: Baku, Azerbaijan

Presentation of the third round of the season

GP2 Series Round 3 Preview Baku The GP2 paddock set up camp this week in Baku, Azerbaijan for the third round of the 2016 season. It is the first trip to this venue for the Series which will be racing alongside Formula One once again.

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May 25

GP2 Series Monte Carlo, Monaco preview

GP2 Series round 2 preview

2016 GP2 Series Round 2 Preview: Monte Carlo, MonacoThe opening round of the 2016 GP2 season, which took place at Barcelona two weeks ago, went off with a flying start. The Feature race was won by Racing Engineering driver Norman Nato: the Frenchman took the lead from fellow countryman Pierre Gasly in the final stages Read the rest of this entry »

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May 17

Formula One teams Barcelona test 3 report day 1

Formula One day 1 test report

150x80-flagworldf1Today’s testing report from Formula One teams & drivers in Barcelona. Read the rest of this entry »

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