Tag Archive: Auto GP

May 03

Race 2: Pizzonia (Zele) takes his revenge in front of phenomenal Pulcini (FMS)

The Zele Racing Brazilian got his Hungarian revenge

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Antonio Pizzonia won the second race of the Auto GP championship at the Hungaroring, in a run made tougher by a rain shower that added further excitement to the latter stages.

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May 01

Free Practice 2: FMS still on top. Regalia confirms his pace ahead of the amazing debutant Pulcini

Free Practice 1: Regalia (FMS) takes top spot ahead of Cecotto (Virtuosi) and Pizzonia (Zele)

Auto GP logoFacu Regalia, the Argentinian proved to be the quickest again during Auto GP Free Practice 2 at the Hungaroring. Series returnee Facu Regalia, 23 yrs old from Argentina, was the quickest on track during the first Auto GP Free Practice session at the Hungaroring – The South american (FMS Racing) stopped the clock at 1’36”121 getting ahead of second placed driver Johnny Cecotto jr. Read the rest of this entry »

May 01

Auto GP: Budapest set to host opening round of 6th edition

The opening round of 2015 will be on at the Hungaroring, as a support race for the World Touring Car Championship

Auto GP logoAuto GP will be soon back on-track for its sixth season continuing an history that began in 2010 with Romain Grosjean as the inaugural champion.

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Apr 29

Cecotto jr. (Virtuosi UK), Pulcini (FMS Racing) join Auto GP at Budapest

The Auto GP roster is growing as two new names will be lining-up next weekend at Budapest.

Auto GP logoDriving for Virtuosi UK at the Hungaroring venue will be Johnny Cecotto Jr. The 25-year-old, Venezuelan, will be partnering Russian Nikita Zlobin. Another fresh new talent will be a 16-year-old Italian rookie, Leonardo Pulcini.

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Apr 27

FMS Racing announces Regalia as a first driver for Budapest

“I’m delighted to be back to an important series like Auto GP” – Facu Regalia

Auto GP logoFacu Regalia is the first driver to be announced by FMS Racing for the opening round of the 2015 Auto GP, scheduled for the coming weekend at Budapest.

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Apr 24

Zele Racing will field 3 cars at the AutoGP season opener in Budapest next week as Luis Sa Silva has rejoined the team

Sa Silva completes Zele Racing line-up

Auto GP logoThe 24-year-old Angolan, who finished runner-up for Zele Racing in last season’s closer at Estoril, will team up with Antonio Pizzonia and Andres Mendez.  Read the rest of this entry »

Apr 22

A former Formula 1 star will be headlining the roster for the 2015 Auto GP Season starting on the 2nd and 3rd of May at the Hungaroring

Pizzonia (Zele Racing), Von Grünigen (Paolo Coloni Racing) join 2015 Auto GP ranks

Auto GP logoManaus-born Brazilian Antonio Pizzonia will be back in the series thanks to a deal with Austrian squad Zele Racing. The 34-year-old ace had already raced with the same squad last year, and led the pack in the 2015 preseason test held at Vallelunga. Pizzonia won the 2000 British F.3 Championship before moving to F1 with Jaguar and BMW-Williams. He will form an all-South American duo with Colombian. Read the rest of this entry »

Apr 21

Prince Khaled Bin Alwaleed announces investment in GP3 Series

Kevin Ceccon, Italian Champion is now set to inspire KBW companies on the race tracks

Prince Khaled Bin Alwaleed and Kevin Ceccon Kevin Ceccon, a 21-year old Italian driver is the new bet of First, the marketing company of KBW Investments. Kevin was a champion in Italian Auto GP.

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Apr 09

Moma Motorsport, a Spanish squad led by Carlos Molla, is looking with interest at a possible entry in the 2015 Auto GP championship

Moma Motorsport looks forward to 2015 Auto GP season

In his 30-year experience in motorsport, Molla worked alongside top-class professional divers like Felix Porteiro, Ander Vilarinho, Antonio Garcia, Dani Clos and F.1 stars like Marc Genè, Fernando Alonso and Robert Kubica. Read the rest of this entry »

Apr 08

Giuseppe Cipriani back with Ibiza Racing Team for 2015 season

Ibiza Racing Team will contest their third Auto GP season in 2015

After their winning debut in 2013, last year the Spanish squad brought their leading driver Giuseppe Cipriani to a podium finish in the inaugural round at Marrakech.

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Apr 03

Paolo Coloni Racing joins Auto GP

Auto GP is delighted to welcome a new team on-board for the 2015 season

Auto GP logo Paolo Coloni Racing will make their debut in the 2015 Auto GP season with the goal of fielding three cars. The team benefits from the 30-year experience of Paolo Coloni in motorsports as a driver and team manager, including the success achieved during the 2011 GP2 Season by Scuderia Coloni with Luca Filippi. Read the rest of this entry »

Apr 01

2015 Auto GP season to start in Budapest

The sixth edition of the Auto GP championship will kick-off in Budapest.

The organization, led by Enzo Coloni, decided to cancel the opening round of 2015 which was originally scheduled in Marrakech, Morocco. Read the rest of this entry »

Mar 03

Antonio Pizzonia (Zele Racing) sets fastest lap in Vallelunga test

Antonio Pizzonia, driving for Zele Racing, cruised to the fastest lap of the opening Auto GP test session of 2015 at Vallelunga.

The Brazilian, who made it on-track in time for Day 2 only, due to the long trip from Brazil, stopped the clocks in 1’23″196, completing 50 laps. The second fastest lap was set by German Sebastian Balthasar, who ended up 6 tenths of a second adrift in a Manor MP Motorsport car.

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Mar 02

The rain was the most competitive rival for the teams and drivers of Auto GP, as they faced adverse condition in day 1 of the series’ opening 2015 test at Vallelunga.

Rain disturbs Auto GP plans in Vallelunga

Auto GP logo During the early morning, an heavy rainfall forced the teams and drivers to stay into the pits, with the organization deciding to extend the length of the session.

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Mar 02

Auto GP starts a new era at Vallelunga

After the presentation of the series’ revamped car at the Bologna Motor Show last winter

With the running of a 2-day test on March 2nd and 3rd at Vallelunga, the new era of Auto GP will officially open, featuring the unification between Dutch company ISRA and the organization led by Enzo Coloni.

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Feb 28

Antonio Pizzonia joins Zele Racing for Vallelunga test

Antonio Pizzonia will be back driving an Auto GP car next week in testing at Vallelunga.

The Brazilian, a former Formula 1 driver and also a successful entry in the series promoted by Enzo Coloni, will join Zele Racing in at the Roman circuit.

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Feb 26

Nikita Zlobin joins Auto GP with Virtuosi Racing

Nikita Zlobin is the first 2015 driver to be announced by Virtuosi Racing for the upcoming Auto GP season.

Auto GP logo Nikita is the son of Sergey Zlobin, Russia’s Formula 1 test-driver, and despite being only 18, he has already enjoyed a good career so far. Previously running in the Formula Renault 2.0 ALPS and in the German Formula 3 championship, he joined the SMP Racing program, created to support the best Russian prospects in their racing activities. Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 12

Andres Mendez joins Zele Racing in Auto GP

Colombian driver Andrés Méndez will join Zele Racing for the 2015 Auto GP season.

Auto GP logo The 22-year-old from Bogotá, whose father and grandfather were both racing drivers, began kart racing in 2008. Former F1 driver and Le Mans winner Allan McNish discovered the teenager, and he was selected to join the Ferrari Driver Academy.

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Jan 22

Auto GP returns on-track on March 2nd, 3rd at Vallelunga

The test will be a good occasion to see the improved cars on-track

Auto GP logo After having introduced their upgraded car for 2015, the Auto GP championship announced the dates for a 2-day test that will bring teams and drivers finally back on-track. Read the rest of this entry »

Jan 17

Auto GP unveils 2015 car

This season’s most anticipated addition is an upgraded car

The 2015 Auto GP season is inching closer and closer and as the series will go underway in April at Marrakech, supporting the World Touring Car Championship, the organization led by Enzo Coloni will be celebrating the beginning of its sixth running. Read the rest of this entry »

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