Tag Archive: GP3

Jan 19

ART Grand Prix 2017 GP3 Series line-up

The ART Grand Prix team is pleased to announce the signing of George Russel to their 2017 GP3 driver line up.

GP3 - George Russell (ART GP) AM session The 18 year old has an impressive racing resume which includes championship victories in karting before making his single seater debut in 2014, where he won the BRDC Formula 4 Championship. This victory paved the way for his first GP3 test in December of the same year. George also won the prestigious McLaren Autosport BRDC Award and a Formula One test with the Woking based squad.

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Jan 19

George Russell joins Mercedes-AMG Petronas Motorsport Junior Driver Programme

Rising British star becomes the latest talent selected by the Silver Arrows for racing support

 George Russell2016 proved a breakthrough year for the Mercedes-AMG Petronas Motorsport Junior Programme. Pascal Wehrlein shone in his first Formula One season with Manor Racing, posting a string of impressive qualifying performances to reach Q2 five times – in addition to clinching only the second ever points scoring finish for the team at the Austrian Grand Prix. Read the rest of this entry »

Jan 13

Campos Racing adds Julien Falchero to GP3 driver line-up

Julien will make his debut in the F.1 feeder series with Campos Racing following a successful winter test programme

Campos Racing adds Julien Falchero to GP3 driver line-upCampos Racing are pleased to announce Frenchman Julien Falchero as their new driver for the 2017 season in the GP3 Series. Falchero, aged 19 and born in Valence (France), will enjoy his first season in the series and arrives to GP3 Series looking for success after spending two years in Formula Renault contesting the Eurocup 2.0, the Alps, and the NEC championships. Read the rest of this entry »

Jan 11

Trident is proud to announce that 21-year-old Swissman Kevin Joerg will be driving the team’s #9 car for the 2017 GP3 Series season

Trident Motorsport and Kevin Joerg together for the 2017 GP3 Series

Trident Motorsport and Kevin Joerg together for the 2017 GP3 Series Joerg will be at his second straight season in the series and is coming from a remarkable performance over the final stint of 2016, with a fourth place secured at Yas Marina. His debut dates back to the 2015 postseason, when he drove for Trident at Abu Dhabi in a valuable test session. The great feedback and memories from that test proved key for the completion of the agreement. Read the rest of this entry »

Dec 23

Perez tips Ocon to shine in Force India

Everyone is happy to have Esteban for next year so let’s hope we can deliver many points to the team
Perez tips Ocon to shine in Force IndiaSergio Perez says he expects Esteban Ocon to make a significant contribution in Force India’s bid to crack the top three when he makes his debut with the team in the 2017 Formula 1 World Championship.
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Dec 23

Win signed GP3 Series memorabilia!

Prove your GP3 knowledge…

Win signed memorabilia in our quiz!Have you got the winning formula? Think you know all there is to know about GP3? If so, PROVE it! Answer all ten questions correctly below and you could be the lucky winner of the GP3 Class Picture Board which has been signed by the large majority of 2016 drivers, including our Champion Charles Leclerc and his title rivals Alexander Albon and Antonio Fuoco. We also have 10 GP3 bracelets to give away to our super fans who make the grade by achieving 10 right answers!

Dec 02

Russell fastest on Day 3 of Yas Marina GP3 Test

ART Grand Prix’s George Russell on top during final test day

GP3 - George Russell (ART GP) AM session George Russell (ART GP) posted the fastest time on Day 3 of testing. The Briton’s best laptime of 1:55.364 which was set in the morning was six tenths quicker than Trident’s Santino Ferrucci and Jenzer Motorsport’s Alessio Lorandi.

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Dec 02

Russell leads the way in morning GP3 session

ART Grand Prix’s George Russell sets early pace at Yas Marina Circuit

Russell leads the way in morning sessionGeorge Russell (ART GP) posted the fastest time in the morning session on Day 3. The Briton’s best laptime of 1:55.364 was six tenths quicker than Trident’s Santino Ferrucci and Jenzer Motorsport’s Alessio Lorandi.

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Dec 01

Lorandi fastest on Day 2

Jenzer Motorsport’s Alessio Lorandi posts best time in GP3 post-season test

GP3 - Alessio Lorandi (Jenzer Motorsport) Jenzer Motorsport’s Alessio Lorandi clocked the quickest time on day two of post-season testing. The Italian’s laptime of 1:55.734 was set in the afternoon. Finn and Red Bull protégé Niko Kari led the way in the morning session at the Yas Marina Circuit. Read the rest of this entry »

Dec 01

Kari tops morning GP3 session on Day 2

Arden International’s Niko Kari fastest

Kari tops morning session on Day 2Finn and Red Bull protégé Niko Kari led the way on the morning session of day two of post-season testing at the Yas Marina Circuit. The Arden International tester was the only driver to lap in the 1m’55s. ART Grand Prix’s Jack Aitken and Jenzer Motorsport’s Alessio Lorandi completed the top three. Read the rest of this entry »

Nov 26

We sat down with newly crowned GP3 Series Champion Charles Leclerc to discuss his winning season…

Thoughts of a champion

GP3 - Charles Leclerc (ART Grand Prix) portrait GP3 Series: Charles Leclerc, GP3 Series Champion. How does that sound? Charles Leclerc: It sounds really nice. It feels so good. It’s such a relief for me and the team. We’ve worked so hard for this result. They’ve done an amazing job all season to provide me and my teammates with the best car. It has been a great year. They made me grow a lot as a driver as well. That helped me to win the Series. It feels so good!
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Nov 19

Emil Bernstorff joins Arden International in Abu Dhabi

GP3 multiple race winner graduates to GP2

Emil Bernstorff joins Arden International in Abu DhabiArden International are pleased to welcome back our 2015 GP3 Series driver Emil Bernstorff, to our driver line up for the season finale of the 2016 GP2 Series, at the stunning Yas Marina circuit in Abu Dhabi. Read the rest of this entry »

Nov 03

Stats of 2016 GP3 title contenders

We review the stats of the three title contenders ahead of the final round

Stats of 2016 Title ContendersAfter eight thrilling rounds of fierce competition in the 2016 GP3 Series season, the title battle goes to the wire at Yas Marina Circuit on November 26-27.

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Oct 08

Vote for the 2016 GP3 Best Helmet Design

We need you!

Vote for the 2016 GP3 Best Helmet DesignThe 2016 GP3 Prize Giving Ceremony will take place in the spectacular Yas Marina Circuit at the season finale on Sunday 27th November and we need you – our best and most loyal fans to help choose the winners of one of our awards. We will present a Dallara award to the winning driver for the Best Helmet Design as chosen solely by you!

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Oct 07

DRS to be added to GP3 car for 2017 season

Exclusive Q & A with Didier Perrin

DRS to be added to GP3 car for 2017 seasonFor the 2017 season, DRS (Drag Reduction System) will be added to the GP3 car following in the footsteps of GP2 Series and Formula 1.

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Sep 23

Alessio Lorandi joins Jenzer Motorsport in GP3

Italian will drive for Swiss outfit for final two races

Alessio Lorandi joins Jenzer MotorsportWe are pleased to announce a new driver in our team for the next race of the GP3 Series, taking place at Sepang (Malaysia) in one week’s time as a support event in the Formula 1 race program: Alessio Lorandi, 18-years old, from Salò, Italy.

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Sep 03

Leclerc flies to third GP3 pole in Monza

ART Grand Prix’s Charles Leclerc extends GP3 Series lead with pole

Charles Leclerc (ART Grand Prix) Scuderia Ferrari Team Development driver Charles Leclerc claimed his third pole of the GP3 season at the Autodromo Nazionale Monza this morning: the Monegasque’s best laptime of 1:38.546 was one tenth quicker than Arden International’s Jake Dennis. Renault Academy’s Jack Aitken made it two Arden drivers in the top three after an eventful qualifying session in Italy. Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 31

Hughes rockets to first GP3 race win in Hockenheim

Briton Jake Hughes and DAMS squad score their first victory in GP3 Series

GP3 - Hughes, Aitken, Leclerc R2 They say the first one is always the sweetest…Jake Hughes and his DAMS squad were overjoyed to celebrate their first win in the category in their debut season.

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Jul 28

GP3 Series Hockenheim, Germany preview

GP3 Series round 5 preview

GP3 - Hockenheim The Hockenheimring hosts the fourth race event in five weeks for the 2016 GP3 Series. Fresh from Budapest only last weekend, the Series sets up camp in Germany for the midway point of the season. Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 21

GP3 Series round 4 preview: Budapest, Hungary

The best stats and noteworthy moments ahead of the Hungaroring

GP3 - Budapest Preview Image The busy month of July continues with the second run of back-to-back races starting off at Budapest this weekend. The Hungaroring will host Round 4before the paddock will head over to Hockenheim a few days later.

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