Tag Archive: Dams

Aug 23

Rossi soars to GP2 sprint win (updated)

American leads Racing Engineering 1-2
GP2 - Jordan King (Racing Engineering), Alexander Rossi (Racing Engineering), Mitch Evans (RUSSIAN TIME) Alexander Rossi has claimed his first win of the year in this morning’s sprint race at the Spa Francorchamps circuit, dominating his rivals after taking the lead on the first lap and controlling the pace throughout to bring home a 1-2 for Racing Engineering with Jordan King ahead of Mitch Evans.

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Aug 22

Vandoorne scorches to home victory

Belgian wins in strategic GP2 feature race

GP2 - Arthur Pic (Campos Racing), Stoffel Vandoorne (ART Grand Prix), Artem Markelov (RUSSIAN TIME)Stoffel Vandoorne delighted the local fans by claiming an emotional feature race win today at Spa Francorchamps, leading from pole position despite a red flag for the dramatic crash by Daniel de Jong throwing everyone’s strategies into the air, with Arthur Pic and Artem Markelov joining the McLaren tester on the podium as a result. Read the rest of this entry »

Aug 21

Vandoorne takes fourth GP2 pole position at Spa

McLaren F1 tester shines at home
GP2 - Stoffel Vandoorne (ART Grand Prix)He wanted it so much: Stoffel Vandoorne pocketed his fourth pole position of the season at home at Spa-Francorchamps thanks to a flawless drive and the perfect strategy. The Belgian driver set a laptime of 1:56.278, one tenth better than rookie Oliver Rowland. Sergey Sirotkin completed the top three.

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Aug 21

Vandoorne tops Spa free practice

McLaren F1 tester quickest in opening session

GP2 - Stoffel Vandoorne (ART Grand Prix)GP2 Series leader Stoffel Vandoorne came back from the summer break on top form: the Belgian ace set the fastest laptime in today’s free practice session on home soil at Spa-Francorchamps. He was one tenth quicker than Mitch Evans. Alexander Rossi completed the top three. Read the rest of this entry »

Aug 20

GP2 Series Round 7 Preview: Spa-Francorchamps, Belgium

Facts, stakes and figures

GP2 - Spa-Francorchamps, BelgiumThe GP2 action returns this weekend at Spa-Francorchamps after a well-deserved and well-needed summer break. All eyes will focus on Series leader and local hero Stoffel Vandoorne who will have at heart to please his home crowd. Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 26

Matsushita dominates for sprint win

Japanese driver delights team with first GP2 victory
GP2 - Stoffel Vandoorne (ART Grand Prix), Nobuharu Matsushita (ART Grand Prix), Sergey Sirotkin (Rapax) Nobuharu Matsushita crushed the competition for his first GP2 victory this morning at the Hungaroring, easily claiming the win in a sprint race where everyone else struggled with their tyres in the cooler conditions to lead the first ART 1-2 since Sam Bird and Jules Bianchi in Monza 2010, ahead of teammate Stoffel Vandoorne and Sergey Sirotkin.

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Jul 25

Lynn scorches to Budapest GP2 victory (updated)

Briton dominates rival for first feature win
GP2 - Alex Lynn (DAMS) Alex Lynn put on a crushing display of speed and guile to claim his first feature race victory in scorching conditions this afternoon at the Hungaroring, leading for most of the race and picking the right tyre strategy to win ahead of DAMS teammate Pierre Gasly and Sergey Sirotkin.

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Jul 24

Lynn flies to maiden GP2 pole

DAMS ace denies Vandoorne at the Hungaroring

GP2 - Alex Lynn (DAMS)Reigning GP3 Series Champion Alex Lynn took his first GP2 pole position in today’s qualifying session at Budapest. The Briton set the fastest laptime of the day in a 1:28.022 pipping Series leader Stoffel Vandoorne from the top spot by 0.019s. Arthur Pic completed the top three. Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 24

Vandoorne on top in GP2 free practice

Series leader quickest at the Hungaroring

GP2 - Stoffel Vandoorne (ART Grand Prix)Series leader Stoffel Vandoorne was back on top this morning: the Belgian ace set the quickest laptime in today’s free practice session at Budapest in a 1:28.969, a clear four tenths from title rival Rio Haryanto. Alex Lynn completed the top 3. Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 23

GP2 Series Round 6 Preview – Budapest, Hungary

Presentation of the sixth round of the 2015 season

2015 GP2 Series Round 6 Preview - Budapest, Hungary

The fifth round of the 2015 season was one to remember as Sergey Sirotkin out-performed the rest of the field in qualifying and the feature race at Silverstone. Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 05

Haryanto flies to GP2 sprint victory

Indonesian dominates in Silverstone
GP2 - Rio Haryanto (Campos Racing) Rio Haryanto crushed the competition in this morning’s sprint race in Silverstone: leading from lights to flag the Indonesian was never troubled as he claimed his third victory of the season, ahead of Raffaele Marciello and Red Bull tester Pierre Gasly.

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Jul 04

Sirotkin storms to Silverstone GP2 victory

Russian on top in feature race
GP2 - Sergey Sirotkin (Rapax) Sergey Sirotkin has claimed his maiden GP2 victory in emphatic fashion, blowing away his rivals with an impressive display of speed and nerve to reclaim the lead and power his way to the win, six seconds to the good from Alexander Rossi and series leader Stoffel Vandoorne.

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Jul 03

Sirotkin soars to Silverstone GP2 pole

Russian claims maiden pole

GP2 - Sergey Sirotkin (Rapax) Sergey Sirotkin defied his lack of experience at the Silverstone circuit by claiming pole position for tomorrow’s feature race on his first visit to the track, setting two laps quick enough to take the top spot and denying McLaren tester Stoffel Vandoorne and an impressively quick Richie Stanaway the glory in this afternoon’s qualifying session. Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 03

Haryanto leads the way in Silverstone

Indonesian on top in GP2 free practice
GP2 - Rio Haryanto (Campos Racing)Rio Haryanto’s good form has carried over to Silverstone where the Indonesian topped the timesheets in this morning’s free practice session, leading the way ahead of Williams test driver Alex Lynn and McLaren tester (and points leader) Stoffel Vandoorne by less than a tenth.

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Jul 02

GP2 Series round 5 preview

GP2 Series Silverstone, Great Britain preview

GP3 - Silverstone Series leader Stoffel Vandoorne is on a roll: though he missed out on pole position in Monaco, he made up for it by grabbing it in Spielberg at the following round. He then went on to take his fourth win out of four feature races in 2015.

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Jun 21

Haryanto holds on for GP2 sprint win

Indonesian driver defies Series leader for victory
GP2 - Rio Haryanto (Campos Racing) Rio Haryanto has claimed his second win of the season in this morning’s sprint race in Spielberg with a drive of skill, speed and cunning to defy series leader Stoffel Vandoorne and Nobuharu Matsushita despite driving with a broken front wing for the second half of the race.

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Jun 20

Vandoorne dominates GP2 in Austria

Belgian on top for fifth feature race in a row

GP2 - Sergey Sirotkin (Rapax), Stoffel Vandoorne (ART Grand Prix), Alex Lynn (DAMS) Stoffel Vandoorne continued his domination of feature races this year with a crushing performance in this afternoon’s race in Austria, locking out the top spot once again as he has done each time out since Abu Dhabi last year, despite the best efforts today of podium finishers Sergey Sirotkin and Alex Lynn. Read the rest of this entry »

Jun 19

Vandoorne dashes to seventh GP2 pole

McLaren tester leads ART Grand Prix front row at Spielberg
GP2 - Stoffel Vandoorne and Nobuharu Matsushita (ART Grand Prix)Once again on stellar form, Series leader Stoffel Vandoorne achieved a record today at the Red Bull Ring by snatching his seventh pole position, the most in GP2’s history.

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Jun 19

Sirotkin tops GP2 free practice

Rapax driver quickest in opening session at Spielberg

GP2 - Sergey Sirotkin (Rapax) Russian ace Sergey Sirotkin has had the perfect start to his Austrian weekend by setting up the fastest laptime of today’s free practice session in a blazing 1:14.880, three tenths clear of Mitch Evans. Series leader Stoffel Vandoorne completed the top three. Read the rest of this entry »

Jun 18

GP2 Series Round 4 Preview – Spielberg, Austria

Presentation of the fourth round of the season

GP2 Series Round 4 Preview – Spielberg, AustriaSince the start of the 2015 season, one man has dominated the rest of the pack: Stoffel Vandoorne in his second year of GP2 seems to be unbeatable.

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