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Oct 01

Giovinazzi glows in Sepang

Italian rookie takes fifth GP2 win as PREMA Racing grab Series title

GP2 - Antonio Giovinazzi (PREMA Racing) PREMA Racing driver Antonio Giovinazzi resumed his impressive form at Sepang International Circuit: the Italian denied Sergey Sirotkin on the final lap of an action-packed Feature Race to score a fifth win his Series debut season. Behind the pair, Norman Nato completed the podium from seventh on the grid. Read the rest of this entry »

Sep 30

Pierre Gasly grabs fourth GP2 pole

Frenchman tops red-flagged Qualifying session

GP2 - Pierre Gasly (PREMA Racing) The Red Bull protégé claimed his fourth GP2 pole of the season in today’s dramatic Qualifying session at Sepang International Circuit. Pierre Gasly clocked a laptime of 1:42.181 on his first flying lap and on his first stint. He denied teammate Antonio Giovinazzi by 0.082s in what is PREMA Racing’s third front row lock out. Raffaele Marciello completed the top three. Read the rest of this entry »

Sep 29

Gasly leads the way in GP2 free practice

Frenchman sets the pace in Sepang

GP2 - Pierre Gasly (PREMA Racing) The penultimate round of the 2016 GP2 season kicked off in the best possible way for Series leader Pierre Gasly: the Red Bull protégé set the fastest laptime of the Free Practice session this afternoon at Sepang International Circuit with a laptime of 1:42.352. Antonio Giovinazzi and Raffaele Marciello completed the top three. Read the rest of this entry »

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 »

Sep 03

Giovinazzi wins chaotic Monza Feature Race

Italian takes fourth GP2 victory at home

GP2 - Antonio Giovinazzi (PREMA Racing) Antonio Giovinazzi delighted his home fans after passing countryman Raffaele Marciello on the final lap to win this afternoon’s Feature Race at Monza, taking the top spot from the back of the grid by making the right tyre call and gaining an advantage from a safety car mishap to lead home an Italian 1-2 ahead of Gustav Malja. Read the rest of this entry »

Sep 02

Gasly scorches to Monza GP2 pole

Frenchman dominates for third 2016 pole

GP2 - Pierre Gasly (PREMA Racing) (2) Pierre Gasly continued his winning ways by claiming his third pole of the season in this afternoon’s Qualifying session in Monza, leading the way for most of the period to grab the top spot despite late charges by PREMA Racing teammate Antonio Giovinazzi and Artem Markelov. Read the rest of this entry »

Sep 02

Gasly leads the way in GP2 in Monza

Frenchman on top despite stopping on track

GP2 - Pierre Gasly (PREMA Racing) Pierre Gasly has picked up where he left off by setting the pace in this morning’s Free Practice session in Monza, claiming the top spot despite a probable fuel issue halfway through the session halting his track time early, ahead of Artem Markelov and PREMA Racing teammate Antonio Giovinazzi. Read the rest of this entry »

Sep 01

GP2 Series Round 9 Preview: Monza, Italy

The Stakes
2016 GP2 Series Round 9 Preview: Monza, Italy
PREMA Racing’s pair dominated Round 8 in Spa-Francorchamps last week. Second fastest in Free Practice, Pierre Gasly went on to win his third Feature Race of the year adding enough points to his tally to become a clear leader with 146 points.

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Aug 28

Giovinazzi blazes GP2 Sprint Race win

Italian claims second victory of the weekend for PREMA Racing

GP2 - Antonio Giovinazzi (PREMA Racing) Antonio Giovinazzi has grabbed the second win of the Spa-Francorchamps weekend for PREMA Racing with a dominant display of speed and consistency in this morning’s Sprint Race, making a great start before overtaking for the lead and stretching out a gap to the flag ahead of Gustav Malja and Luca Ghiotto. Read the rest of this entry »

Aug 27

Gasly powers to GP2 Feature Race victory

Frenchman claims third win of the season

GP2 - Pierre Gasly (PREMA Racing) Pierre Gasly secured his third victory of the year with a strong drive on the right tyre strategy in this afternoon’s Feature Race at the Spa-Francorchamps circuit in Belgium, grabbing the lead early in the race and tearing away from his rivals to win ahead of Jordan King and Alex Lynn. Read the rest of this entry »

Aug 26

Giovinazzi flies to second GP2 pole in Spa

Italian rookie denies teammate in dramatic qualifying session

Giovinazzi flies to second GP2 pole in SpaAntonio Giovinazzi has claimed his second GP2 pole position in the dying seconds of today’s qualifying session at Spa-Francorchamps: the Italian rookie denied teammate and Series leader Pierre Gasly who thought he had done enough until Giovinazzi crushed his hopes with a laptime of 1:56.607. Gustav Malja completed the top 3.

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Aug 26

Sirotkin leads the way in Spa-Francorchamps

Russian driver quickest in GP2 opening session

GP2 - Sergey Sirotkin (ART Grand Prix) Sergey Sirotkin came back from the summer break in fine form: the ART Grand Prix ace set the fastest laptime in today’s Free Practice session at Spa-Francorchamps in a 1:58.828, just 0.22s ahead of his closest rival Pierre Gasly. Norman Nato took third spot.

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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 »

Jul 30

Sirotkin wins dramatic Hockenheim GP2 Feature Race

Russian fights back from extra stop for victory

GP2 - Sergey Sirotkin (ART Grand Prix) Sergey Sirotkin won from pole in this afternoon’s Feature Race at the Hockenheimring: if that sounds simple then it was anything but, as the Russian had to fight back after taking an extra stop under an early VSC period, battling for position throughout the race to clinch victory ahead of Luca Ghiotto and Pierre Gasly. Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 29

Sirotkin steals GP2 pole in Hockenheim

Russian nabs top spot in closing minutes

GP2 - Sergey Sirotkin (ART Grand Prix) Sergey Sirotkin grabbed pole in the closing minutes of this afternoon’s Qualifying session at the Hockenheimring with a mature, controlled and quick lap after his rivals had returned to the pits to grab the top spot by just 0.016s from a surprised Pierre Gasly and Raffaele Marciello. Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 29

Gasly back on top in German GP2 Free Practice

Frenchman leads the way in Hockenheim

GP2 - Pierre Gasly (PREMA Racing) Pierre Gasly has carried over his recent form by topping the timesheets in this morning’s Free Practice session at the Hockenheimring, setting the pace in a tight session which saw the top five drivers split by just two tenths ahead of Artem Markelov and Alex Lynn. Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 28

GP2 Series Hockenheim, Germany preview

GP2 Series round 7 preview

GP2 Hockenheim, Germany Our busy month of July ends this weekend with the GP2 paddock setting up at Hockenheim for the seventh round of the season. Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 24

Sirotkin flies to GP2 Sprint Race win

Russian dominates in Budapest

GP2 - Sergey Sirotkin (ART Grand Prix) Sergey Sirotkin has put his title challenge back on track with a crushing win in this morning’s Sprint Race at the Hungaroring to add to yesterday’s podium, capitalising on his rival’s mistakes before leaving everyone behind to claim victory ahead of Jordan King and Norman Nato. Read the rest of this entry »

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