Status Grand Prix ace victorious in Monte Carlo Sprint Race
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American driver on top in wet qualifying session
Alexander Rossi has claimed pole position – the second of his GP2 career – in the streets of Monte Carlo in wet conditions. The American driver set a laptime of 1:37.019, half a second clear of his closest rival Arthur Pic in Group B. Quickest in Group A, Raffaele Marciello will start from the front row in tomorrow’s feature race.
Trident’s Luca Ghiotto fastest in opening session of the season in Spain
Italian Luca Ghiotto set the pace in Free Practice at the Circuit de Catalunya for Round 1 of the 2015 GP3 Series. His best laptime of 1:36.238 was set in the final minute of the session. His Trident teammate Oscar Tunjo was second with Jenzer Motorsport’s Matheo Tuscher third.
Facts, figures and all you need to know for the opening round
The GP3 Series heads into its sixth season of racing and what a mouth-watering prospect we have ahead of us. New for 2015 is an extended Saturday race: an extra ten minutes has been added to race one which will provide more of a challenge to the twenty-four drivers and no doubt produce some epic tussles as the drivers’ battle with tyre degradation.
Carlin’s Jann Mardenborough fastest at Barcelona pre-season test
Brit Jann Mardenborough was in excellent form on the opening day of testing clocking the fastest time of the day and finishing P2 in the afternoon session. His best laptime of 1:34.910 remained unbeaten. Seb Morris (Status Grand Prix) topped the afternoon session.