Tag Archive: Formula 3

Feb 03

Training course for FIA Formula 3 European Championship drivers in Paris

The course is mandatory for rookies, but also for drivers who have competed in the series in previous years

F3 - Training course for FIA Formula 3 European Championship drivers in Paris The Fédération Internationale de l’Automobile has today gathered the young and hopeful drivers planning on competing in the 2016 FIA Formula 3 European Championship. From this year, it is mandatory for all participants taking part in the series to complete a one-day training course before climbing into the race car for the first time in 2016. Read the rest of this entry »

Jan 27

FIA Formula 3 European Championship shines with excellent media figures

On average, over 53,000 spectators flocked to the race track each weekend

The 2015 season of the FIA Formula 3 European Championship not only featured top-class races and a very strong field of competitors, but also stood out for a very good media presence once more.

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Dec 22

FIA Formula 3 European Championship remains very popular

The pre-registration phase closed with a provisional entry list gathering up to 39 cars and 13 teams

The FIA Formula 3 European Championship remains as attractive as ever – and this applies to both the young hopeful drivers and the teams involved in the Championship.
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Dec 16

Van Amersfoort Racing to use Mercedes engines in 2016

From 2016 onward the Dallara chassis in Van Amersfoort Racing livery will be powered by Mercedes-Benz engines

After eight successful years with Volkswagen and winning the rookie title with Charles Leclerc in the 2015 FIA Formula 3 European Championship the Dutch outfit Van Amersfoort Racing switches its engine supplier with the upcoming season. Read the rest of this entry »

Dec 14

George Russell, one of the most successful rookies of the FIA Formula 3 European Championship this year, will race for HitechGP in 2016

HitechGP confirm first driver signing for 2016

While it will be the second season for the 17-year-old British driver, HitechGP will – for the first time next year – contest all races of the 2016 FIA Formula 3 European Championship season. In 2015 the team from Silverstone only took part in two race weekends as a guest starter. Read the rest of this entry »

Dec 12

Daniel Juncadella is Stars & Cars Champion of 2015

First time ever at Stars & Cars

2015-12-12 - Mercedes-Benz, Stars & Cars 2015, Mercedes-Benz Arena Stuttgart, Nico Rosberg, Mick SchumacherDaniel Juncadella wins debut competition at the Mercedes-Benz Arena Stuttgart in run-off against Pascal Wehrlein. Read the rest of this entry »

Dec 03

In 2016, the FIA Formula 3 European Championship young guns once again will contest their races at the most important circuits of the continent

2016 FIA Formula 3 European Championship calendar announced

2016 FIA Formula 3 European Championship calendar announced In ten race meetings held in seven different countries, the young drivers will battle for the title and the succession of this year’s champion, Felix Rosenqvist (Prema Powerteam). Read the rest of this entry »

Nov 26

Lance Stroll joins Williams Young Driver Development Programme

Canadian teenager takes important step towards fulfilling Formula One dream

2015-11-26 - Williams Martini Racing - Lance StrollLance Stroll has been selected by Williams Martini Racing to join its Young Driver Development Programme. The Montréal-born teenager, who turned 17-years-old last month (29 Oct), will be fully-immersed into the Williams team next year in a similar capacity to that of Valtteri Bottas when he first joined the team in a development role in 2011. Read the rest of this entry »

Nov 13

F3: Pedro Piquet signs deal with Van Amersfoort Racing

Youngest son of three-time Formula 1 World Champion Nelson Piquet

Pedro Piquet Van Amersfoort Racing announced to have signed their first driver for the 2016 FIA Formula 3 European Championship season: 17-year old Brazilian Pedro Piquet.

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Nov 12

Formula 3 driver Lance Stroll set for Williams F1 development role

Formula 3 driver Lance Stroll is poised to take up a driver development role with the Williams Formula 1 team, Autosport understands.

Lance Stroll 1 Sources have confirmed the 17-year-old Canadian and advisor Luca Baldisserri have been in discussions with Williams about taking up a position at Grove. Read the rest of this entry »

Nov 12

Unfamiliar perspective – fan track-walk with Manuel Reuter

Manuel Reuter invited the fans to join him for a track walk

On Saturday evening, a group comprising about 20 persons started a special excursion to an area where DTM, Formula 3, Audi TT and Porsche Cup drivers battled it out fiercely just a few hours ago. Read the rest of this entry »

Nov 04

Lance Stroll remains loyal to Prema Powerteam

This year Lance Stroll (Prema Powerteam) made his debut in the FIA Formula 3 European Championship

Especially the second half of the season has been successful for the 17-year-old and he managed to score his maiden win at the season finale at Hockenheimring Baden-Württemberg.

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Oct 23

Rookie George Russell’s debut in a Formula 1 car

He was offered the chance of driving a Formula 1 car for the first time in his life

Only four days after the FIA Formula 3 European Championship season finale, Great Britain’s George Russell (Carlin), was given a very special opportunity.

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Oct 21

Media presence of the FIA Formula 3 European Championship remains strong

FIA Formula 3 European Championship stands for thrilling motor racing and on-track action

F3 - Start Hockenheimring Baden-Württemberg Last weekend, the thrilling and successful 2015 FIA Formula 3 European Championship season was concluded with the grand season finale at the Hockenheimring Baden-Württemberg.

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Oct 16

Antonio Giovinazzi and Jake Dennis claim pole positions

At the 4.574 kilometres long Hockenheimring Baden-Württemberg

Antonio Giovinazzi and Jake Dennis claim pole positions The final two pole positions of the 2015 FIA Formula 3 European Championship went to Antonio Giovinazzi (Jagonya Ayam with Carlin) and Jake Dennis (Prema Powerteam).

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Oct 16

17th season pole for Formula 3 European Champion Rosenqvist

Lance Stroll 3rd

17th season pole for Formula 3 European Champion Rosenqvist With temperatures just below 8 degrees, the young FIA Formula 3 European Championship drivers battled for the 31st pole position of the season at the 4.574 kilometres long Hockenheimring Baden-Württemberg.

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Oct 10

ArtLine Engineering: with own chassis on the FIA F3 EC grid

And they are determined to soon challenge the established manufacturer Dallara, with their ARTTech P315

On the penultimate race weekend of the 2015 season, at the Nürburgring, ArtLine Engineering made their FIA Formula 3 European Championship debut.

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Oct 09

Team Aguri confirms Da Costa to race in season two

Formula E race winner confirmed at Team Aguri

Formula E race winner confirmed at Team Aguri

Formula E race winner Antonio Felix da Costa will continue with Team Aguri for the 2015-2016 season. Read the rest of this entry »

Sep 27

Felix Rosenqvist: Formula 3 title with a long run-up

As a reward for his most consistent season in Formula 3 to date, the 23-year-old was already crowned as the FIA Formula 3 European Champion with three races remaining.

F3 - Felix Rosenqvist Felix Rosenqvist (Prema Powerteam) was the dominant driver in the 2015 FIA Formula 3 European Championship: in the 30 races held so far, the 23-year-old Swede scored twelve victories, 21 podium finishes and 16 pole positions. Read the rest of this entry »

Sep 26

Felix Rosenqvist wins

Charles Leclerc wraps up rookie title

F3 - Nürburgring Felix Rosenqvist (Prema Powerteam) also won the second FIA Formula 3 European Championship race at the Nürburgring sprint circuit. Read the rest of this entry »

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