Tag Archive: GP3

Feb 08

Arden International signs Tatiana Calderon for GP3 Championship

2016 GP3 Series driver announcement

Tatiana Calderon portrait Colombian-born Tatiana Calderon (22) joins Arden International’s line-up for the GP3 Series Championship. Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 05

Auto GP Formula Open 2016: 7 teams have already signed up to the series for single-seaters from F.3 to F.1

These are the 8 categories of cars allowed: Auto GP, F.1, GP2, F.3000, GP3, World Series, F.Masters and F.3.

Auto GP logo First steps for the new championship “Auto GP Formula Open”, the series that will send the track this year in Italy all the cars from 2 to 4 liters. Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 04

Esteban Ocon named as Renault Sport F1 reserve

Aitken and Joerg also named with the new Renault Sport Academy

Esteban Ocon named as Renault Sport F1 reserve driver

Today Renault Sport Racing confirmed their 2016 F1 line-up with the appointment of current GP3 Champion Esteban Ocon as their official reserve driver. The former ART Grand Prix ace has previous experience with the Enstone team driving their car in a Free Practice 1 session at the 2014 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix. Read the rest of this entry »

Jan 28

DAMS, GP3 Series, Hughes, Joerg, Ferrucci with DAMS in 2016!

DAMS puts faith in potential with impressive all-rookie line-up for maiden GP3 Series campaign.

dams logo French team DAMS has chosen a line-up of three impressive newcomers as it embarks upon its first season in the GP3 Series in 2016 with Jake Hughes, Kevin Joerg and Santino Ferrucci. Read the rest of this entry »

Jan 25

Arden International GP3 Series driver announcement

FR2.0 Champion Aitken joins Arden in GP3 title pursuit

Arden International - Jack Aitken Formula Renault 2.0 Eurocup and ALPS 2015 Champion Jack Aitken graduates to GP3 with Arden International following winter testing program. Read the rest of this entry »

Jan 24

All the single-seater cars on track in Italy from 2 to 4 liters

Auto GP Formula Open 2016

Auto GP logo Auto GP is renewed and adapted to the needs of the market, giving life to the edition 2016 of ”Auto GP Formula Open”.

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Jan 21

Campos Racing confirms motorsport´s rising stars for 2016 GP3 season

Spain´s Palou, Russia´s Tereschenko and Netherlands´ Schothorst will drive for Campos Racing this year

equipo gp3Campos Racing is pleased to announce new driver line up for 2016 GP3 season where the Alzira-based team will have a three-car roster.

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Jan 20

2016 testing dates announced

Four test sessions scheduled

2016 pre-season testing dates announced

GP3 Series organisers are pleased to announce four 2016 test sessions.

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Jan 17

Ecclestone: Female drivers wouldn’t be taken seriously

F1 supremo Bernie Ecclestone says a female racer ‘wouldn’t be taken seriously’ if they were to secure an F1 race seat

Tatiana Calderon On the weekend when former Williams F1 test driver Susie Wolff launches her ‘Dare to Be Different’ campaign to increase female participation in all areas of motorsport, Bernie Ecclestone says a woman racer ‘wouldn’t be taken seriously’ if they were to secure an F1 race seat. Read the rest of this entry »

Jan 13

Gutierrez targets Haas points from the off

Esteban Gutierrez echoes Haas’ expectations that it could be challenging for points ‘from the beginning’ of its F1 endeavour

2015-06-03_0098 Esteban Gutierrez says he is tentatively targeting top ten finishes during the early stages of the 2016 Formula 1 World Championship season as he prepares to return to the series with the new Haas F1 team. Read the rest of this entry »

Jan 03

Lynn admits 2016 is key year for career

Regardless of whether he gets to fulfil his F1 dream, Alex Lynn is all too well aware that he needs to deliver in 2016

Lynn admits 2016 is key year for careerAlex Lynn insists that he needs to deliver in a second season of GP2 if he wants to cement a full-time move to F1 or another top flight category in 2017. Read the rest of this entry »

Dec 18

GP3: Parry retained at Koiranen GP for next season

British driver is second confirmed for Finnish squad

Parry retained at Koiranen GP for next seasonWelshman Matt Parry who had an impressive rookie season in the Koiranen GP car, scoring podiums through-out the year, will renew his collaboration with the Finnish team to aim for the GP3 title in 2016.

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Dec 11

Jake Dennis joins Arden-Jota for combined 2016 GP3 and part WEC-campaigns

Three-party deal hands RSF driver GP3 Series plus Spa and Le Mans LMP2 drives

Jake Dennis Racing Steps Foundation-backed driver Jake Dennis will make his previously announced step up to the 2016 GP3 series with championship front-runners Arden International. Read the rest of this entry »

Dec 09

Boschung top Swiss in 2015 GP3 Series

Rookie makes an impression with a podium and nine points-scoring finishes

Ralph Boschung As 18 year-old Ralph Boschung’s first GP3 Series campaign draws to a close, the youngest competitor from the 2015 field’s track record is remarkable. With 10 points-scoring finishes, including an impressive podium in Silverstone, over the course of his rookie year, Ralph was top Swiss driver in the highly competitive junior category. Read the rest of this entry »

Dec 03

GP3: Fuoco fastest on day two of testing

Trident’s Antonio Fuoco quickest overall in Yas Marina

GP3 Antonio Fuoco (Trident) Trident tester and Ferrari Academy Driver Antonio Fuoco was quickest overall on day two of post-season testing at the Yas Marina Circuit in Abu Dhabi. His best laptime of 1:55.135 was 0.058s faster than Arden International’s Jake Dennis in the morning session. Jack Aitken also from Arden, posted the fastest time of the afternoon session with 1:55.164. Read the rest of this entry »

Dec 02

Leclerc tops day one of GP3 testing

ART Grand Prix’s Charles Leclerc quickest in Yas Marina

GP3 - Charles Leclerc (ART Grand Prix) Monegasque rookie Charles Leclerc was fastest overall on day one of testing at the Yas Marina Circuit in Abu Dhabi. The ART Grand Prix tester’s best lap of 1:55.209 was almost half a second clear of his nearest opposition Antonio Fuoco (Trident) – which was set in the afternoon session. Matthew Parry – also having made the switch to test for the 2015 runners-up squad Trident; was quickest in the morning.

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Dec 01

Trident Motorsport GP2 & GP3 post seasonal test sessions preview – Abu Dhabi

On track for the last test sessions of the 2015 season 

Trident Motorsport logoAs motorsport keeps running as quickly as a single-seater car on-track, the teams and drivers of the GP2 and GP3 Series will be back rolling once again just a few days after the completion of the 2015 season. A three-day session is scheduled on the 2nd, 3rd and 4th of December at the Yas Marina venue in Abu Dhabi. Read the rest of this entry »

Nov 30

Status Grand Prix post-season test line-up

Canadian squad announce their line up for the three days

Status Grand Prix logo The Yas Marina post-season GP2 test sees an all new driver line-up in the Status GP2 cars. Read the rest of this entry »

Nov 29

Thoughts of a Champion – Esteban Ocon

Thoughts of a Champion
GP3 - Esteban Ocon (ART Grand Prix) GP3 Series: Esteban Ocon, GP3 champion: how does that sound? Esteban Ocon: It sounds great! It’s what we wanted to achieve since the beginning of the season, and I’m very happy to finally achieve it. It was a long season, and especially a long weekend [laughs], a lot of stress but yes, very happy to end up with the championship win.

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Nov 19

Alfonso Celis joins Sahara Force India as development driver

Sahara Force India is pleased to announce the signing of Mexican racer, Alfonso Celis, as a development driver

The 19-year-old will get his first experience of Formula One power behind the wheel of the VJM08 at the season-ending Abu Dhabi test – sharing driving duties with Nico Hulkenberg.

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