Tag Archive: Formula 3

Sep 22

Prema Powerteam Red Bull Ring preview

Prema Powerteam round 09 race preview

Prema Powerteam Red Bull Ring previewThe Austrian round of the FIA Formula 3 European Championship is ready to go underway at the technical Red Bull Ring venue in Austria,  and after the challenging previous round at Nürburgring, the Italian squad is looking forward to be back in the hunt for wins and podium finishes to hold onto the lead in the team championship. Read the rest of this entry »

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Sep 20

DeFrancesco joins Carlin for remainder of FIA F3 European Championship season

Canadian driver Devlin DeFrancesco will join the British team for the remainder of the 2017 campaign

With two race meetings to go on the 2017 FIA Formula 3 European Championship calendar, the round in Spielberg this weekend and the season finale in Hockenheim mid of October, team Carlin reinforces its driver line up.  Read the rest of this entry »

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Sep 14

Successful FIA F3 debut for Defourny, Fenestraz and Florescu

Last weekend, the Nürburgring staged the eighth round of the 2017 FIA Formula 3 European Championship

And the starting grid featured three drivers who made their debut in the Formula One and DTM feeder series: Max Defourny (Van Amersfoort Racing), Sacha Fenestraz (Carlin) and Petru Florescu (Motopark). Read the rest of this entry »

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Sep 10

Lando Norris concludes Eifel weekend with another victory

The Brit scored his ninth victory of the season and now has an advantage of 73 points from Maximilian Günther

Lando Norris concludes Eifel weekend with another victoryAt the 3.629 kilometres long Nürburgring sprint circuit, Lando Norris (Carlin) extended his lead in the FIA Formula 3 European Championship drivers’ standings. Read the rest of this entry »

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Sep 06

Petru Florescu joins Team Motopark

“I am really looking forward to welcoming Petru at Team Motopark” –  Timo Rumpfkeil

Team Motopark has today announced that Petru Florescu will join the German team for the remaining three race meetings of the 2017 FIA Formula 3 European Championship season.

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Sep 05

Pedro Piquet‘s time travel into the past

“That was great fun”, the Brazilian beamed after getting out of the Ralt RT1

Pedro Piquet (Van Amersfoort Racing) who is currently contesting his second FIA Formula 3 European Championship season, was given the opportunity to drive a very special car.

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Sep 04

Title-chasing Sacha Fenestraz to make FIA Formula 3 European Championship debut at the Nürburgring

British team Carlin adds Sacha Fenestraz to its line-up for Nürburgring

Formula Renault 2.0 Eurocup Championship leader Sacha Fenestraz is set to make his FIA European F3 debut at the Nürburgring this week.  Read the rest of this entry »

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Aug 16

Zandvoort: full throttle through the sand dunes

This weekend, the FIA Formula 3 European Championship teams and drivers travel to the Dutch seaside resort Zandvoort

But the young guns are not travelling to the North Sea for a holiday but to fight for race wins and championship points at the 4.307-kilometre long Circuit Park Zandvoort. Germany’s Maximilian Günther (Prema Powerteam) will try to defend his championship lead against British rookie Lando Norris (Carlin) and Sweden’s Joel Eriksson (Motopark).

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Aug 14

Norris looking to close in on FIA Euro F3 championship lead

The 17-year-old McLaren-Honda Young Driver has now amassed five race wins

Lando NorrisLando Norris heads to Zandvoort next weekend (19-20 Aug) aiming to overhaul current FIA Formula 3 European Championship leader Maximilian Günther. Norris, who qualified on pole-position for all three races and scored two wins at Spa-Francorchamps (B) last month, trails the German by 18-points with a maximum of 75pts up for grabs over the weekend. Read the rest of this entry »

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Aug 04

Successful F1 test for Nikita Mazepin and Lando Norris

At the test held at the Hungaroring

As part of the second official Formula One mid-season test, current FIA Formula 3 European Championship drivers Lando Norris (Carlin) and Nikita Mazepin (Hitech Grand Prix) were offered the opportunity to get behind the wheel of a Formula One car.

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Aug 02

British teenager Norris excels in first run of current McLaren-Honda F1 car

Lando an amazing second fastest in successful day’s test in Hungary

2017-08-02 - McLaren-Honda F1 Lando NorrisLando Norris completed a sensational day of testing McLaren-Honda’s current Formula One car at the Hungaroring today (2 Aug). The 17-year-old British driver, who currently lies second in the FIA Formula 3 European Championship, was given the opportunity having won the prestigious McLaren Autosport British Racing Drivers’ Club (BRDC) Award last December. Read the rest of this entry »

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Aug 02

Bullfrog GP plans to enter the 2018 FIA F3 European Championship

Drivers develop their skills for making the step up to Formula One

Team Bullfrog GP presented its car at the FIA Formula 3 European Championship race meeting at Spa-Francorchamps and expressed its intention to compete in the series from 2018 onwards.     Read the rest of this entry »

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Jul 29

Lando Norris strikes back, Maximilian Günther retires

At the 7.004 kilometres long race track of Spa-Francorchamps in Belgium

Lando Norris strikes back, Maximilian Günther retiresNot even a three places’ grid penalty could prevent British driver Lando Norris (Carlin) from winning the 18th race of the FIA Formula 3 European Championship season. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jul 29

Debut victory for Ferdinand Habsburg

Event: 06 Spa-Francorchamps

Debut victory for Ferdinand HabsburgAustrian Ferdinand Habsburg (Carlin) won the second race of the FIA Formula 3 European Championship at Spa-Francorchamps. At the 7.004 kilometres long Grand Prix track in the Ardennes, the great-grandson of the last Austrian emperor Karl I stood on the top step of the podium for the first time in the series. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jul 27

Rookie Lando Norris on pole position

The rookie is supported by the McLaren Formula 1 team

Rookie Lando Norris on pole positionAt the Spa-Francorchamps Formula 1 circuit, Lando Norris (Carlin, 2m12.144s) claimed pole position in the FIA Formula 3 European Championship.

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Jul 26

Prema Powerteam Spa Francorchamps preview

Round 06 race preview

F3 - Prema Powerteam Spa Francorchamps previewThe second part of the 2017 FIA Formula 3 European Championship starts from Spa-Francorchamps. The renowned 7-kilometre natural terrain venue flowing among the Ardennes forest will see Prema enter the weekend leading both drivers’ and teams’ championships.

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Jul 25

David Beckmann unbeatable in the rain of Spa-Francorchamps

Germany’s David Beckmann proved to be the quickest at the 7.004-kilometre long Ardennes rollercoaster

David Beckmann unbeatable in the rain of Spa-FrancorchampsThis Tuesday at Spa-Francorchamps, the FIA Formula 3 European Championship teams and drivers contested the last official test day of the 2017 season.

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Jul 24

Rollercoaster ride with F3 cars

The longest circuit on the FIA F3 European Championship calendar

Rollercoaster ride with F3 carsThis weekend, the FIA Formula 3 European Championship is going to kick off the second half of its 2017 season – and does so at one of the most demanding circuits in the world: Spa-Francorchamps in Belgium. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jul 20

Carlin confirm Vaidyanathan for the remainder of the 2017 FIA F3 season

“I’m grateful to have such a massive opportunity “

British team Carlin has today announced that Ameya Vaidyanathan will join their FIA Formula 3 European Championship team.

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Jul 02

Maiden victory for an Indian driver in FIA Formula 3 European Championship

Norisring Race report

Maiden victory for an Indian driver in FIA Formula 3 European ChampionshipJehan Daruvala (Carlin) concluded his first visit to the Norisring with his maiden victory in the FIA Formula 3 European Championship. The 18-year-old Indian, who is backed by the Force India Formula 1 team, won at the 2.3 kilometres long street circuit in Nuremberg from Maximilian Günther (Prema Powerteam) and Lando Norris (Carlin). Read the rest of this entry »

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