Tag Archive: GP3

Aug 25

GP3: Russell on top in wet Spa qualifying

Briton holds on for pole in rain affected session

GP3 - George Russell, ART Grand Prix, Circuit de Spa-FrancorchampsGeorge Russell has nabbed pole position in a wet/dry qualifying session at the Circuit de Spa-Francorchamps, grabbing the top spot late in a tricky session which saw little rain but ran on a wet circuit throughout, to finish almost three tenths ahead of teammate Nirei Fukuzumi and Arjun Maini.

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Aug 25

Boccolacci on top in free practice

Frenchman leads the way in Spa

GP3 - Dorian Boccolacci, Trident, Circuit de Spa-FrancorchampsDorian Boccolacci has claimed the early honours after topping this morning’s free practice session at the Circuit de Spa-Francorchamps, grabbing the top spot late in an uneventful session by four tenths from Tatiana Calderon and Kevin Jörg.

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Aug 24

GP3 Spa-Francorchamps, Belgium preview

2017 GP3 Series Round 5 Preview

2017 Round 5 Preview: Spa-Francorchamps, BelgiumRound 5 of the 2017 GP3 Series sees the grid return from the summer break to race at the fabled Spa-Francorchamps Circuit in Belgium. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jul 31

Santino Ferrucci ready for second test with Haas F1 Team

American Driver Will Wheel Haas VF-17 Aug. 1-2 at Hungaroring

2017-07-31 - Santino Ferrucci ready for second test with Haas F1 TeamAmerican racer Santino Ferrucci will get his second stint in a Formula One car when he tests for Haas F1 Team Aug. 1-2 at the Hungaroring in Budapest, Hungary.

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Jul 29

GP3: Russell steals top spot in practice

Briton grabs P1 from Hyman at flag in Budapest  

GP3 George Russell, ART Grand Prix, HungaroringGeorge Russell claimed the top spot in this afternoon’s free practice session at the Hungaroring with a late, fast lap as the chequered flag dropped, capping a fast and frantic session which saw the lead change countless times across the 45 minutes before the Briton finally snatched P1 from Raoul Hyman and Nirei Fukuzumi. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jul 27

GP3: Russell to join Budapest F1 test

Series leader to test on both days with Mercedes

Russell to join Budapest F1 testGeorge Russell will stay in Budapest following the upcoming Round 4 at the Hungaroring to join Mercedes AMG F1 for both days of the Formula 1 test at the circuit, on 1-2 August. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jul 25

Williams Martini Racing confirms Luca Ghiotto for Hungary Young Driver Test

The 22-year-old will split driving duties with Felipe Massa

05 - Williams Martini Racing Williams Martini Racing is pleased to announce that Luca Ghiotto will make his Formula One debut with the team at next month’s young driver test in Hungary on 1-2 August. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jul 06

GP3: 2017 Round 2 preview, Spielberg, Austria

All there is to know about the second round of the season

2017 Round 2 preview: Spielberg, AustriaThe GP3 Series returns this weekend for the 2nd round of the 2017 season at the Red Bull Ring in Spielberg, Austria following a successful test at the Hungaroring in Budapest to keep the entire grid sharp and ready ahead of what promises to be an exciting, frenetic pair of races to open the floodgates of 3 rounds across the month of July. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jun 17

George Russell: “My number 1 priority is GP3”

An in-depth interview with Art’s ace

George Russell: “My number 1 priority is GP3”Almost every racing driver would love to be in George Russell’s position. A drive with the most successful team in the GP3 Series? Check. Young driver programme with the reigning Formula 1 champions? Check. But how does it feel to be in the young Briton’s shoes?

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Jun 08

GP3 Drivers in Budapest for final test

Arden Motorsport 

GP3 Drivers in Budapest for Final TestThe 2017 GP3 Series season continued in Budapest for the fourth test. The drivers used this 2 day test to finalise preparations for the next round of the season, at the Red Bull Ring in Austria on 7-9 July. Read the rest of this entry »

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May 13

GP3: Fukuzumi soars to maiden win (updated)

Japanese driver victorious in Barcelona

GP3 - Nirei Fukuzumi, ART Grand Prix, Circuit de Catalunya-BarcelonaNirei Fukuzumi has dominated his rivals for his first GP3 Series win this afternoon at the Circuit de Catalunya-Barcelona, leading a close fight with ART teammate Jack Aitken before the Briton suffered a mechanical gremlin which eased the pressure on the Japanese driver, who then flew to a 7 second victory over Leonardo Pulcini and Alessio Lorandi. Read the rest of this entry »

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May 13

GP3: Aitken flies to Barcelona pole

Briton tops dramatic first qualifying session

GP3 - Jack Aitken, ART Grand Prix, Circuit de Catalunya-BarcelonaJack Aitken emerged on top of this morning’s season-opening qualifying session at the Circuit de Catalunya-Barcelona, finding a gap in traffic and soaring to pole in the closing minutes of the session to deny teammate Nirei Fukuzumi and Dorian Boccolacci by just over a tenth. Read the rest of this entry »

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May 11

Arjun Maini joins Haas F1 Team as Development Driver

Nineteen-Year-Old Racer from India Pairs with Santino Ferrucci at American Team

2017-05-11 - Arjun Maini joins Haas F1 Team as Development DriverHaas F1 Team has signed Indian racer Arjun Maini as a development driver alongside 18-year-old American Santino Ferrucci.

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May 08

South-African Hyman, Argentinean Siebert and Frenchman Falchero will team-up to drive for Campos Racing’s three-car team

Hyman and Siebert sign to drive for Campos Racing in GP3 Series

Campos RacingCampos Racing is pleased to announce that South-African Raoul Hyman and Argentinean Marcos Siebert will race alongside Frenchman Julien Falchero in the GP3 Series, whose curtain raiser event will take place at Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya next weekend. Read the rest of this entry »

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Apr 24

Final pre-season test opens in Valencia

GP3 reforms for last two day run in Spain

Gran Premio Motul de la Comunitat ValencianaThe 2017 GP3 Series season restarts tomorrow for the third and final pre-season test, to be held at the Circuit Ricardo Tormo in Valencia on 25-26 April. The teams and drivers will use the 2 day test to finalise preparations for the opening race of the season, at the Circuit de Catalunya-Barcelona on 12-14 May.

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Apr 19

Fukuzumi leads first day in Barcelona

Japanese driver tops the afternoon session for day 1 honours

GP3 - Nirei Fukuzumi, ART Grand Prix, Circuit de Catalunya-Barcelona (Test)Nirei Fukuzumi has grabbed the top of the timesheets for the first day of the second GP3 Series pre-season test of 2017, leading the way this afternoon in a warm and dry session at the Circuit de Catalunya-Barcelona with an early laptime of 1:33.685, four tenths faster than ART teammate Anthoine Hubert and Arjun Maini, who claimed the honours in the morning’s wet/dry session. Read the rest of this entry »

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Apr 13

Prema Racing Bahrain preview

Prema Racing R01 Race preview

Prema Racing Bahrain preview 1The Prema team is ready for an exciting weekend between Al Sakhir and Silverstone. The Italian squad will line-up for the opening rounds of two of the most challenging series in the world this weekend, the FIA Formula 2 Championship and the FIA Formula 3 European Championship. Read the rest of this entry »

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Apr 11

Pirelli supplies a new era of Formula 2

Pirelli continues to supply tyres for the series formerly known as GP2

Pirelli supplies a new era of Formula 2A new season of Formula 1’s main feeder series begins in Bahrain this weekend under a new name of the FIA Formula 2 Championship. Read the rest of this entry »

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Mar 23

Jack Aitken ends day 2 on top

British ace fastest in wet/dry, Russell fastest overall

GP3 - Jack Aitken, ART Grand PrixJack Aitken has grabbed the day 2 bragging rights by topping this afternoon’s session in mixed conditions on the final day of the first GP3 Series test session of 2017 at the Circuito de Estoril, easily surpassing George Russell’s best time in wet conditions this morning with a laptime of 1:28.125, but Russell claimed the overall honours with the best time of the test at 1:27.606, set yesterday afternoon. Read the rest of this entry »

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Mar 21

GP3 season opens with Estoril test

Portugal circuit hosts first action of 2017

GP3 - Circuito de EstorilThe 2017 GP3 Series season opens this week with the first pre-season test, to be held at the Circuito de Estoril on 22-23 March. The teams and drivers will use the 2 day test to start preparations for the opening race of the season, at the Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya on 12-14 May.

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