Tag Archive: GP2

Apr 15

Hilmer Motorsport to miss Sakhir round

Further information will be made available in due course

Hilmer Motorsport logoGP2 Series confirm that German team Hilmer Motorsport will not take part in the opening round of the 2015 GP2 Series season which will take place this week at Bahrain International Circuit.

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Apr 14

Racing Engineering and DHL, working together at Bahrain

DHL will be supporting the team during the GP2 opening round at Bahrain

Racing Engineering logo Racing Engineering is pleased to announce its new partnership with DHL, the world’s largest express network and the logistics company for the world. . Racing Engineering and DHL not only share the colours red and yellow in their corporate image, but also the passion for motorsports, their never-ending pursuit of speed, precision and excellence. Read the rest of this entry »

Apr 13

Stanaway to start GP2 season with Status Grand Prix

GP3 graduate and WEC driver Richie Stanaway is set to begin the 2015 GP2 season with Status Grand Prix

Richie Stanaway The 23-year-old GP2 rookie impressed by topping the times at the Abu Dhabi pre-season test, followed by displaying competitive race pace in Bahrain last week.   Read the rest of this entry »

Apr 09

Dallara and Pirelli: simulation that knows no frontiers

Dallara and Pirelli: simulation beyond all limits

2015-04-09 - Dallara and Pirelli, simulation beyond all limits The driver in Indianapolis, engineers in Italy and the track in Bahrain. At a recent GP2 test with experimental 18-inch GP2 tyres, two of Italy’s most pioneering companies joined forces to push the limits of current simulation technology Read the rest of this entry »

Apr 03

Paolo Coloni Racing joins Auto GP

Auto GP is delighted to welcome a new team on-board for the 2015 season

Auto GP logo Paolo Coloni Racing will make their debut in the 2015 Auto GP season with the goal of fielding three cars. The team benefits from the 30-year experience of Paolo Coloni in motorsports as a driver and team manager, including the success achieved during the 2011 GP2 Season by Scuderia Coloni with Luca Filippi. Read the rest of this entry »

Apr 03

Pierre Gasly tops Day 3 (updated²)

DAMS driver sets quickest laptime at Bahrain International Circuit
GP2 - Pierre Gasly (DAMS) The final day of pre-season testing opened under clear blue skies and in hot temperatures at the Bahrain International Circuit. As the pitlane went green, the drivers fed onto the track eager to put their Soft Pirelli tyres to good use as early as possible. Stoffel Vandoorne led the way, but it was Marco Sorensen who set the early pace until his laptime was bettered first by Mitch Evans, then Nathanaël Berthon and Jordan King. Read the rest of this entry »

Apr 02

Nobuharu Matsushita tops Day 2

ART Grand Prix driver quickest at Bahrain International Circuit

GP2 - Nobuharu Matsushita (ART Grand Prix) The morning session on the second day of pre-season testing at the Bahrain International Circuit was delayed by one hour: a sandstorm hit the track the night before leaving sands in its wake. The circuit service and the teams were hard at work to clean the pitlane and the rest of the layout.

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Apr 02

Sirotkin leads the way in morning session

Rapax driver fastest in Sakir on day two

Sirotkin leads the way in morning sessionThe morning session on the second day of pre-season testing at the Bahrain International Circuit was delayed by one hour: a sandstorm hit the track the night before leaving sands in its wake.

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Apr 01

Jordan King quickest in Day 1 (updated)

Racing Engineering man tops first pre-season test day at Sakhir

GP2 - Jordan King (Racing Engineering) The second GP2 Series pre-season test session opened today at Bahrain International Circuit on a dusty track and in hot temperatures. This week, the teams and drivers will be busy preparing for the 2015 season which sees the introduction of the DRS. Pirelli have selected the Hard and Soft compounds for the three days. Read the rest of this entry »

Apr 01

The first round of the 2015 GP2 Series will take place at the Sakhir Circuit from the 17th to the 19th of April

Racing Engineering is in Bahrain for the final pre-season testing

GP2 - Racing Engineering 2 The final pre-season testing begins today, the 1st April, at the Sakhir Circuit in Bahrain and all the GP2 teams will be attending for the three days of running before the opening race in the 2015 GP2 Series. Read the rest of this entry »

Mar 31

Campos Racing preseason testing continues in Bahrain

GP2 pre-season ends this week with its second three-day collective test

Campos Racing and its two drivers already performed brilliantly in Abu Dhabi, as Arthur Pic and Rio Haryanto finished in the top eight throughout the week.

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Mar 31

Sergio Canamasas joins MP Motorsport for GP2 test in Bahrain

Sergio Canamasas approaches his second and last week of testing scheduled by the GP2 Series

Sergio Canamasas The Barcelona-born driver will be the only Spaniard on the entry list for Bahrain once again, this time at the wheel of a Dallara GP2/11 entered by MP Motorsport. The season starts at Bahrain International Circuit in mid-April. Read the rest of this entry »

Mar 31

Richie Stanaway returns to Status for Bahrain GP2 test

GP3 graduate back with Canadian squad

Status, Richie Stanaway Having impressed at the first test of the 2015 GP2 season by posting the fastest time of all three days, Richie Stanaway returns to the wheel of the #23 Status GP2 car in Bahrain this week.

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Mar 31

Zoel Amberg is the second driver confirmed by Team Lazarus for the GP2 Series

He will now race next to Nathanaël Berthon for the Team from Padua

Team Lazarus, Zoel Amberg The Swiss driver will start in the Formula 1 feeder series with the Team from Padua after his participation in the test sessions for the GP2 teams held in Abu Dhabi in early March.

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Mar 27

Racing Engineering has presented its team for the 2015 GP2 series

2015 will be the 11th season of the GP2 series

2015-03-26 - Racing Engineering Racing Engineering has this morning presented its team for the 2015 GP2 Series, the main feeder for F1, in an event held at the Costa Ballena Ocean Golf Club. Read the rest of this entry »

Mar 11

Richie Stanaway quickest at Yas Marina (updated)

Status Grand Prix driver sets fastest laptime on Day 3

GP2 - Richie Stanaway (Status Grand Prix) The final day of the pre-season testing at Yas Marina opened once again in windy conditions. Alexander Rossi was the first driver to feed onto the track, closely followed by teammate Jordan King, but it was Stoffel Vandoorne who was the early pace setter.

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Mar 11

Richie Stanaway quickest in morning session

Status Grand Prix driver sets Day 3 pace at Yas Marina

Richie Stanaway quickest in morning sessionThe final day of the pre-season testing at Yas Marina opened once again in windy conditions. Alexander Rossi was the first driver to feed onto the track, closely followed by teammate Jordan King, but it was Stoffel Vandoorne who was the early pace setter.

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Mar 10

Zoël Amberg with Team Lazarus at the GP2 Series tests in Abu Dhabi

The Swiss driver will participate in the test sessions in the United Arab Emirates on 9, 10 and 11 March with the Team from Padua.

GP2 - Team Lazarus - Zoël Amberg Amberg is 22 years old and was born in Stans, in the canton of Nidwalden. He will take part in the tests next to Nathanaël Berthon on a track, which already has seen the Swiss in a car for the shakedowns from 27 to 29 November 2014 Read the rest of this entry »

Mar 10

Alex Lynn quickest on Day 2

DAMS driver set fastest laptime of second pre-season testing day Yas Marina Circuit
Click to DownloadThe second day of pre-season testing at Yas Marina circuit opened in windy conditions. Stoffel Vandoorne set the early pace ahead of Alexander Rossi and Arthur Pic as most drivers focused on long runs and race simulations this morning.

Mar 10

Alex Lynn sets morning pace

DAMS driver quickest in Day 2 morning session at Yas Marina Circuit

Alex Lynn sets morning paceThe second day of pre-season testing at Yas Marina circuit opened in windy conditions. Stoffel Vandoorne set the early pace ahead of Alexander Rossi and Arthur Pic as most drivers focused on long runs and race simulations this morning.

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