Tag Archive: Edoardo Mortara

Nov 17

DTM drivers successful in Macau

In the GT3 race held in the support programme of the tradition-rich Macau GP

Edoardo Mortara - Macau DTM drivers Edoardo Mortara (Audi), Augusto Farfus and Marco Wittmann (both BMW) can look back on a successful Macau weekend. Read the rest of this entry »

Aug 17

Marco Wittmann scores fourth season win at the Nürburgring (updated)

At the Nürburgring, Marco Wittmann scored his fourth victory of the season.

DTM - Marco Wittmann In a dominant way, the 24-year-old drove his BMW M4 DTM at the Eifel circuit and eventually took the checkered flag with a margin of 1.2 seconds from local hero Mike Rockenfeller (Audi).

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Aug 16

Pole position for Marco Wittmann at Nürburgring (updated)

Marco Wittmann was the benchmark in DTM qualifying at Nürburgring

DTM - BMW Team RMG, BMW M4 DTM - Marco Wittmann At the 3.629 kilometres long sprint circuit in the Eifel, the BMW driver topped the time sheets with 1:22.780 minutes. Behind the current DTM points’ leader, Audi drivers Edoardo Mortara, Mike Rockenfeller, Jamie Green, Timo Scheider and Miguel Molina follow in second to sixth place. The fastest Mercedes-Benz driver was Spaniard Daniel Juncadella in seventh place.

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Nov 06

Final young driver test to begin on Tuesday

The sound of F1 engines in Abu Dhabi will resume on Tuesday.

2012-11-03 - Mercedes AMG Petronas F1 Team - Abu Dhabi - Yas Marina Circuit 012010-11-13 - Renault F1 Team - Abu Dhabi Yas MarinaBarely a day after Kimi Raikkonen won Sunday’s thrilling grand prix at Yas Marina, the track will return to life on Tuesday when the final three day ‘young driver test’ begins. Six teams have already run their young driver days this year, so just Red Bull, McLaren, Lotus, Sauber, Toro Rosso and Caterham have stayed behind in Abu Dhabi for the session. Read the rest of this entry »

Oct 24

Lotus F1 Team announces 2012 Abu Dhabi Young Driver Test line-up

Young Guns

2012-10-24 - Lotus F1 Team - Nicolas Prost2012-10-24 - Lotus F1 Team - Edoardo MortaraNicolas Prost, Edoardo Mortara and Davide Valsecchi will join Lotus F1 Team for the Abu Dhabi young driver test, which will take place following the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix at the Yas Marina circuit next month. Read the rest of this entry »

Aug 29

Massa ousting ‘inevitable’ now – Zanardi

Alex Zanardi thinks it is now “inevitable” Ferrari will replace Felipe Massa at the end of the season.

Alex Zanardi 2011-12-262012-06-07_0217The Italian, whose return to F1 in 1999 ended after just one disappointing season with Williams, thinks struggling Brazilian Massa has “run out of excuses” as he continues to flounder behind his standout teammate Fernando Alonso. Read the rest of this entry »

Dec 13

Once again a media success, in 2011: the Formula 3 Euro Serie

For the Formula 3 Euro Series, the 2011 season was the ninth in its history.

2011-11-20-019.jpgOver the course of these nine years, the young-gun series established as the talent factory par excellence for DTM and Formula 1 drivers, with Lewis Hamilton, Timo Glock, Nico Rosberg, Sebastian Vettel or Edoardo Mortara being just some of the young drivers who successfully advanced to the pinnacles of touring-car and single-seater racing, from the Formula 3 Euro Series.

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Sep 21

Tests for the best Euro Series drivers

Formula Renault 3.5 and DTM opportunities

World Series by Renault logoDTM logoSince its creation back in 2003, the Formula 3 Euro Series has established as the ideal stepping stone for young racing drivers – and this tradition should be continued, this year. The champion and the vice-champion of the 2011 Euro Series Championship will be rewarded with a Formula Renault 3.5 test.

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Sep 18

Spengler still 2nd in the championship after a 13th place in Oschersleben

Ekström leads Audi 1-2-3 at Oschersleben

DTM logoThree Audi drivers on the podium: the eighth DTM season round at the Motorsport Arena Oschersleben took place under the sign of the four rings. In adverse weather conditions, Mattias Ekström (Audi) won from his fellow Audi drivers Martin Tomczyk and Edoardo Mortara.

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Jul 17

Bruno Spengler wins DTM event in Olympiastadion Munich

End game atmosphere in Munich’s Olympiastadion

Bruno Spengler 2011-07-17Bruno Spengler car 2011-07-03In head-to-head duels at the 1.192 kilometres long track, the 18 DTM drivers showed the spectators thrilling motorsport action. Mercedes-Benz driver Bruno Spengler made it all the way from the round of the last 16 to the finale and won the decisive battle against Audi driver Edoardo Mortara, who had been unbeaten until then. Read the rest of this entry »

May 15

Maiden victory for Mike Rockenfeller at Zandvoort

Bruno Spengler second, still leads DTM Championship

DTM podium ZandvoortDTM logoIn his 44th DTM race, Mike Rockenfeller scored his maiden victory. The 27-year old Audi driver from the German village of Neuwied started from third place on the grid into the second round of the 2011 DTM season at Zandvoort in The Netherlands, showed an error-free race with a perfect pit stop strategy and crossed the finish line as the winner after 41 laps. Read the rest of this entry »

Dec 23

FIA Super License for Formula 3 talents – new F3 Trophy

2010 Formula 3 Euro Series once again a major media success

Flagworld - FIAOn 10th December, the Motor-Sport World Council of the International Automobile Association, FIA, has agreed upon announcing the ’FIA International Formula 3 Trophy’, thus increasing the value of the Formula 3 sport. This additional ranking embraces six already existing FIA approved Formula 3 events. Read the rest of this entry »

Dec 08

Much interest in the 2011 Formula 3 Euro Series

The Formula 3 Euro Series planning for the 2011 season is running flat out.

Edoardo Mortara - F3 wins MacauUp to 1st December, six teams already have expressed their interest in contesting the 2011 season and entered a total of 16 cars. The teams Signature, Prema Powerteam, Mücke Motorsport and Motopark Academy will continue their involvement in the series, with Performance Racing and HS Technik representing the new assets on the Euro Series grid. Read the rest of this entry »

Nov 20

A 1-2-3 for Signature in the qualification race (+ results)

Mortara fastest in Macau qualifying

Edoardo Mortara - MacauMacau-GPEdoardo Mortara (Signature) remains the man to beat in the Macau Formula 3 Grand Prix. In the qualification race at the 6.12 kilometres long Guia circuit, the Italian drove an undisputed victory home. Laurens Vanthoor (Signature) and Daniel Abt (Signature) followed him across the finish line.

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Nov 18

57th Macau Grand Prix: Déjà vu as Mortara quickest in Macau

Mortara and Bottas dominate first qualifying

Edoardo Mortara 02Macau-GPFormula 3 Euro Series champion Edoardo Mortara has made a strong start to his weekend at the 57th Macau Grand Prix by topping the charts in First Qualifying. Read the rest of this entry »

Nov 17

Euro Series Champion Mortara wants to defend his Macau title

“I have fond memories of Macau as past editions went really well for me.” –  Edoardo Mortara

Macau-GPThis weekend, the motor-racing world is going to focus on the final important Formula 3 race of the 2010 season. The venue of the unofficial F3 world final: the 6.21-kilometre street circuit of the former Portuguese colony Macau. Read the rest of this entry »

Nov 16

Edoardo Mortara targets second Grand Prix win

Mr Macau

Edoardo MortaraMacau-GPFormula 3 Euro Series champion Edoardo Mortara is packing his bags ready for a week in Macau, where he aims to take a back-toback victory. This weekend’s Macau Grand Prix is the most prestigious event on the junior single-seater calendar, where Formula 3 champions from around the world come to compete. Read the rest of this entry »

Oct 17

Hockenheimring Baden-Württemberg: Juncadella wins final race

Wittmann claims runner-up spot

Hockenheimring Baden-WürttembergDaniel Juncadella (Prema Powerteam) won the final round of the 2010 Formula 3 Euro Series. With his maiden victory, the Spaniard also claimed the first win of the season of the Prema Powerteam. Roberto Merhi (Mücke Motorsport) finished second. Read the rest of this entry »

Oct 16

Hockenheimring Baden-Württemberg: Mortara wins again

Félix da Costa claims rookie title

Hockenheimring Baden-Württemberg

In the rain at Hockenheim, Edoardo Mortara (Signature) confirmed the strong form he had already been showing throughout the season. Having been crowned as the new champion four weeks ago already, he scored his seventh win of the season at the 3.736 kilometres long Hockenheimring Baden-Württemberg. Read the rest of this entry »

Oct 15

Hockenheimring Baden-Württemberg: Champion Mortara first

Marroc sparks a surprise

Hockenheimring Baden-WürttembergEven after having secured the title, Edoardo Mortara (Signature, 1:18.604 minutes) is showing maximum commitment, claiming his fifth fastest qualifying time of the season. Surprisingly, his main rival was Nicolas Marroc (Prema Powerteam, 1:18.896 minutes). Read the rest of this entry »

Oct 14

Still to be found: the runner-up and the best rookie

Who will finish runner-up behind Edoardo Mortara?

This weekend, the Formula 3 Euro Series is going to hold its season finale, with the Hockenheim Baden-Württemberg traditionally being the venue of this event.  Read the rest of this entry »

Sep 19

Rookie Jim Pla wins first Euro Series race

Signature: portrait of the Euro Series team champion

Jim Pla (ART Grand Prix) has won the 16th season round of the Formula 3 Euro Series at the 3.969 kilometres long Motorsport Arena Oschersleben. The rookie from France was followed home by Marco Wittmann (Signature) and Nicolas Marroc (Prema Powerteam). With his second place and the retirement of his opponent Valtteri Bottas (ART Grand Prix), Wittmann is now eight points ahead of Finn Bottas in the battle for runner-up spot. Already-crowned champion Edoardo Mortara (Signature) already retired on the opening lap. Read the rest of this entry »

Sep 18

Oschersleben : Valtteri Bottas wins, Edoardo Mortara new champion (+ results)

 Edoardo Mortara: portrait of the Euro Series champion 

Edoardo Mortara (Signature) is the new Formula 3 Euro Series’ champion. For the 23-year old Italian, sixth place at Oschersleben was enough, as his only remaining rival Marco Wittmann (Signature) only finished one place behind Mortara. The Signature driver claimed the maiden drivers’ title in the Formula 3 Euro Series for his engine partner Volkswagen. Read the rest of this entry »

Sep 17

First pole for Valtteri Bottas in 2010

At the Motorsport Arena Oschersleben

With a margin of over half a second, Valtteri Bottas (ART Grand Prix, 1:20.412 minutes) secured himself pole position for the 15th season round of the Formula 3 Euro Series at the Motorsport Arena Oschersleben. Read the rest of this entry »

Sep 16

First match point for Edoardo Mortara

There is only one driver who could stop him on the way to championship: his team-mate Marco Wittmann.

F3 - Edoardo MortaraIn early September at Brands Hatch, Team Signature succeeded in securing the Formula 3 Euro Series team title early and now, the French squad’s driver Edoardo Mortara has got the chance of following his team’s footsteps by securing the drivers’ championship early on the coming race weekend, held at the 3.696-kilometre Motorsport Arena Oschersleben. Read the rest of this entry »

Sep 05

Brands Hatch: Félix da Costa race winner (+results)

Signature claims teams’ title

 For the third time in a row, António Félix da Costa (Motopark Academy) won a race of the Formula 3 Euro Series on Sunday. The Portuguese won ahead of Carlos Muñoz (Mücke Motorsport) and Daniel Juncadella (Prema Powerteam). Read the rest of this entry »

Sep 04

Signature locks out the podium (+results)

“Once I was in front, I really cheered in the car.” -Mortara

At the 1.929 kilometres short Brands Hatch Indy circuit, Edoardo Mortara (Signature) scored his sixth race win in the 2010 Formula 3 Euro Series and his fifth consecutive victory on a Saturday. With this result, the Geneva-based Italian further extends his points’ lead in the Formula 3 Euro Series and is now 26 points clear of Marco Wittmann (Signature). The German ended up third in the 13th season round behind Mortara and Belgian Laurens Vanthoor (Signature). Read the rest of this entry »

Sep 02

Formula 3 Euro Series at Brands Hatch: they’re all after Mortara

Rounds number 13 and 14 at Brands Hatch this weekend

The final third of the season of the 18 rounds’ 2010 Formula 3 Euro Series gets underway with rounds number 13 and 14 at Brands Hatch this weekend. Edoardo Mortara (Signature) has been in the lead of the points’ standings since the beginning of the year. Read the rest of this entry »

Aug 28

Juncadella tops eventful qualifying session at Spa-Francorchamps (+results)

It was all about the tricky track conditions in this mornings qualifying session.

GP3 Series

Tech 1 Racings Daniel Juncadella has claimed his first GP3 Series pole position today in one of the most unpredictable qualifying sessions of the season. Read the rest of this entry »

Aug 27

Formula 3 Euro Series also a major media hit

New in 2010: national live coverage of every Formula 3 Euro Series race

F3 Euroseries 2010-08-08 01For a long time, now, the Formula 3 Euro Series has been established as the most competitive young-gun series on our planet – but it also represents a true media highlight. The recently published media-data half time balance (period of time: 1st November, 2009, to 31st July 2010) once again proves this fact in impressive style. Read the rest of this entry »

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