Tag Archive: GP2 Series, GP3 Series

Jan 24

Luigi Mazzola: New Team Lazarus chief engineer in the GP2 series

The technical expert from Ferrara

Team Lazarus logo Former race engineer at the Scuderia Ferrari in Formula One and Ferrari test team manager from 1988 to 2009 – will be “promoted” from external consultant to staff coordinator at the Team from Veneto for the upcoming feeder series Championship. Read the rest of this entry »

Jan 23

Trident Motorsport and Marciello together for the 2015 GP2 Series

Raffaele “Lello” Marciello won the 2013 European Formula 3 Championship

Trident Motorsport- Raffaele Marciello 03 Trident Motorsport is proud to announce the agreement reached with Raffaele Marciello, who will be behind the wheel of one of the team’s GP2 Series cars for the 2015 season. Read the rest of this entry »

Jan 20

Jolyon Palmer announced as Lotus F1 Team Third Driver for 2015

Reigning GP2 Series Champion Jolyon Palmer today joined Lotus F1 Team as Third Driver for the 2015 season.


2015-01-20 - Lotus F1 Team - Jolyon Palmer 04Jolyon will attend all Grands Prix and Formula 1 tests throughout 2015 for Lotus F1 Team, including driving in a significant number of Free Practice 1 sessions, as well as contributing to the car’s testing and development during the season. Jolyon will also fulfil the role of Reserve Driver.   Read the rest of this entry »

Jan 18

Stroll becomes youngest ever winner of Lady Wigram Trophy

Two wins from three starts for 16 year old Canadian Dominant debut in 2015 Toyota Racing Series

Lance Stroll  Toyota Racing Series  (2) Lance Stroll, 16, has become the youngest winner of one of New Zealand’s oldest and most prestigious motorsport trophies. The young Canadian, who won the Italian Formula 4 championship last year, backed up his opening-race victory yesterday with a win in an incident-packed and close-fought feature race this afternoon. Read the rest of this entry »

Dec 31

Sauber F1 Team announces Raffaele Marciello as its test and reserve driver for 2015

The Sauber F1 Team is pleased to announce Raffaele Marciello as its test and reserve driver for 2015.

07 - Sauber F1 TeamThe 20-year-old Italian started his racing career in karting in 2005. After winning several championships he moved up to single seater racing. In 2013 he won the European F3 Championship with 13 wins. Read the rest of this entry »

Dec 19

Campos Racing confirms its entry in the GP3 Series

Campos Racing replaces Hilmer Motorsport

Campos Racing The Spanish team expands its motorsport programme towards the pinnacle of motorsport, each of the steps from go-karts to Formula 1. Read the rest of this entry »

Dec 10

GP2 SeriesTM 2015 season calendar and teams unveiled

Next season made of eleven support events of Formula OneTM World Championship

GP2 Series

The 2015 GP2 SeriesTM calendar was confirmed today and will once again consist of eleven rounds in total, all support events of the Formula OneTM World Championship. Just as in 2014, eight rounds will be held in Europe with three overseas events to complete the calendar.

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Nov 27

Pierre Gasly tops GP2 Day 1 at Yas Marina

Frenchman quickest on first day of post-season testing in Abu Dhabi

GP2 - Pierre Gasly (DAMS) The 2014 GP2 Series post-season testing opened today at Yas Marina Circuit for three days with many new faces joining some more familiar ones. Each team have been provided with seven sets of Medium Pirelli tyres for the three days.

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Nov 22

Vandoorne dominates in Yas Marina

Belgian pushes up to P2 in GP2 Series with win
GP2 - Stoffel Vandoorne (ART Grand Prix) McLaren reserve driver Stoffel Vandoorne continued his weekend-long display of speed and guile with a crushing win in this evening’s feature race at Yas Marina, picking the right strategy and executing it to perfection for victory by 12 seconds over GP2 Series champion Jolyon Palmer and Mitch Evans.

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Oct 11

Thoughts of a Champion – Jolyon Palmer

Newly crowned Champion reflects on a stellar season
GP2 - Jolyon Palmer (DAMS) GP2 Series: Jolyon Palmer, tenth GP2 Series Champion. How does that sound? Jolyon Palmer: It sounds incredible. It was obviously what we were aiming for from the start of this year and I think we’ve just done a really good job, myself and the DAMS team. We fought for every pole and every feature race win. We barely made any mistake. It’s been an absolute dream season and to be Champion at the earliest opportunity for me is the icing on the cake.

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Oct 10

Palmer leads the way at Sochi

Series leader quickest in free practice
GP2 - Jolyon Palmer (DAMS) GP2 Series leader Jolyon Palmer had the perfect start to his weekend setting the best laptime of the free practice session at the Sochi Autodrom in a 1:46.083 – half a second quicker than closest rival Arthur Pic. André Negrao finished third. Read the rest of this entry »

Sep 17

DRS to be introduced on GP2 cars in 2015

New technical development for next season

GP2 Series

GP2 Series organisers have announced today that a DRS device will be introduced in the Series next season. CEO Bruno Michel talks about the decision.

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Sep 04

GP2 Series Monza, Italy preview

GP2 Series round 9 preview

GP2 - Monza With only three rounds left in the 2014 GP2 Series season, the race to the crown has intensified between front runners Jolyon Palmer and Felipe Nasr. Read the rest of this entry »

Sep 02

Maurizio Salvadori reviews the season so far

Trident Racing

Trident Racing

During the English Grand Prix, disputed in Silverstone at the beginning of the summer, the legendary Jackie Stewart held the stage with a group of journalists.

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Sep 02

Gasly to join Caterham Racing GP2 team

Red Bull Junior Team driver Pierre Gasly will contest the final three rounds of the 2014 GP2 Series with Caterham Racing.

Gasly will team up with full time Caterham Racing driver Rio Haryanto and at just 18 years of age, he is the youngest competitor on the GP2 Series grid. Read the rest of this entry »

Aug 23

Villeneuve slams Verstappen debut

Jacques Villeneuve has slammed Max Verstappen’s 2015 debut as “the worst thing ever for formula one”.

2014-08-10_0225 1997 world champion Villeneuve, who raced in F1 against Dutch youngster Verstappen’s father Jos, thinks Red Bull’s decision to promote a 16-year-old who hasn’t “paid his dues” will render the value of a race seat at the pinnacle of motor sport “meaningless”. Read the rest of this entry »

Aug 14

Nasr says Sauber seat ‘possible’ for 2015

Felipe Nasr has set his sights on a 2015 race debut in formula one.

GP2 - Felipe Nasr (Carlin) The Brazilian, whose name rhymes with that of his countryman and Williams stablemate Felipe Massa, is the Grove squad’s official reserve driver in 2014 and a frontrunner in the GP2 series. Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 26

Pic keeps cool in Budapest GP2 scorcher

Frenchman on top in topsy turvy feature race

GP2 - Arthur Pic (Campos Racing) Arthur Pic has claimed his maiden GP2 win with a remarkable drive in difficult conditions, keeping cool as two safety car periods threw everyone’s strategies out the window and pushing when needed to pick up the victory in today’s feature race in Budapest ahead of Stefano Coletti and Adrian Quaife-Hobbs. Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 22

Hungary, Question and Answer with Thomas Couyotopoulo

“We will work hard to collect more trophies.” – Thomas Couyotopoulo

GP2 - Racing Engineering - Hockenheimring The seventh round of the 2014 GP2 Series will take place this weekend just seven days  after the races in Germany. The recent race weekends have shown that the Racing Engineering pairing of Stefano Coletti and Raffaele Marciello are potential victors at every circuit and both men will be looking to add to their points tally at the Hungaroring. Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 16

Alexander Rossi joins Campos Racing for the German round of the 2014 GP2 Series

Alexander Rossi will join Campos Racing this weekend for the sixth round of the 2014 GP2 Series Championship.

Campos Racing

Following his decision announced earlier today to part ways with Caterham F1 Team, and subsequent EQ8 Caterham Racing seat, Alexander will take the place of Kimiya Sato and partner the Spanish racing team for one weekend. Read the rest of this entry »

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