Tag Archive: GP3

Jan 23

Fuoco to Carlin for GP3

Ferrari Driver Academy youngster joins British squad

F3 - Prema Powerteam - Antonio Fuoco Reigning GP3 champions Carlin have signed Ferrari Driver Academy youngster Antonio Fuoco to join the team’s 2015 line-up.  The 18 year-old Italian will make his GP3 racing debut with the team, having competed in the FIA Formula 3 European Championship in 2014.

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Jan 12

Pirelli to support Lynn’s GP2 graduation

Lynn will receive a 200,000 Euros career progression incentive from Pirelli as his prize for capturing the GP3 crown last season

Alex Lynn got a taste of GP2 machinery in Abu Dhabi at the end of last season GP3 champion Alex Lynn will step up to the GP2 Series in 2015 with significant support from Pirelli, official tyre supplier to the two Formula One feeder categories. Read the rest of this entry »

Jan 10

IndyCar: Daly eyes full-time return

After four years chasing GP3 and GP2 success in Europe

Conor Daly - photo IndyCar Conor Daly says his focus is now on securing a full-time ride in the IndyCar Series. Read the rest of this entry »

Jan 09

Luca Ghiotto to drive for Trident in GP3

“I am very happy to have Luca Ghiotto in Trident for the next season” – Maurizio Salvadori

GP3 - Trident - Luca Ghiotto Trident is pleased to announce with great satisfaction the realization of the agreement with the driver Luca Ghiotto for the GP3 2015 Series Season Championship. Read the rest of this entry »

Dec 04

Stoneman ready to bring fighting spirit to America

The 24-year-old Englishman won five GP3 races this year

GP3 - Dean Stoneman (Koiranen GP) It’s an odd thing to say about a race car driver, but the second most impressive attribute about Dean Stoneman might be his talent. Read the rest of this entry »

Dec 02

Alexander Rossi shifts career focus to America

He’s shifted his plans to race in the Verizon IndyCar Series

2014-07-24 - Marussia f1 Team - Alexander Rossi 03 California’s Alexander Rossi spent the last six years working his way up the European open-wheel ladder, reaching Formula 1 as a test and reserve driver for the Caterham and Marussia teams. Read the rest of this entry »

Nov 30

Alex Lynn nominated for British Competition Driver of the Year

In a season that has witnessed an extraordinary level of British success in motorsport

Alex Lynn 02 After sealing the GP3 Series title, then testing a Lotus F1 Team car as well as a GP2 car at Abu Dhabi – all in the space of a week – Alex Lynn will appear at the world-renowned Autosport Awards next month. And it’s easy to vote for him. Read the rest of this entry »

Nov 29

Ghiotto quickest on final day in Yas Marina

Luca Ghiotto and Antonio Fuoco set the pace on third day of GP3 post-season testing
 
GP3 - Antonio Fuoco (ART Grand Prix) Trident’s Luca Ghiotto posted the fastest time on the third and final day of post-season testing at the Yas Marina circuit with a 1:55.134. Ferrari Academy driver Antonio Fuoco led the way in the morning session.

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Nov 28

Sainz to race for Scuderia Toro Rosso

Scuderia Toro Rosso is pleased to announce that Carlos Sainz will join the team with immediate effect.
08 - Scuderia Toro RossoIt means that our driver line-up for the 2015 season is now established as Max Verstappen and Carlo Sainz. The 20 year old Spaniard took the standard route into motorsport, winning the Asia-Pacific KF3 karting title in 2008 and two years later he made his single-seater debut in Formula BMW, before moving up the ranks through Formula Renault 2.0, British Formula 3, then GP3 in 2013.

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Nov 27

Status Grand Prix GP2 & GP3 post season test line-up

Committed to developing talented young drivers

Status Grand Prix Status Grand Prix is pleased to announce their full driver line-up for the official GP2 and GP3 post-season test in Abu Dhabi. Read the rest of this entry »

Nov 26

Alex Lynn makes his Formula One debut

The 21-year-old from Essex jumped into a Lotus F1 Team E22 at the final test of the year in Abu Dhabi

Alex Lynn Alex Lynn followed in the footsteps of newly-crowned British Formula One world champion Lewis Hamilton by taking to the track in F1 machinery for the first time today, having won the GP3 Series – a stepping-stone to the very top level of the sport – just a few days previously. Read the rest of this entry »

Nov 25

Alex Lynn to make Formula One test debut

The 21-year-old Englishman will drive the car on the final day of the last test of this season at Abu Dhabi

Alex Lynn 01 Newly crowned GP3 Series champion Alex Lynn is to make his Formula One debut tomorrow (Wednesday 26 November) when he takes the wheel of the current Lotus F1 Team E22 Formula One car. Read the rest of this entry »

Nov 24

Alex Lynn: another British world champion!

GP3 champion!

Alex Lynn 02 That sounds good, and it was a great relief to finally wrap it up in Friday’s qualifying session. You get four points for pole position in GP3, and with my main rival Dean Stoneman not getting pole that meant no one could catch me.

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Nov 23

Niederhauser signs off in style at GP3 season-finale

Arden Motorsport’s Patric Niederhauser victorious at Yas Marina
GP3 - Patric Niederhauser (Arden International) Swiss star Patric Niederhauser made the perfect getaway to snatch the lead from Nick Yelloly (Status Grand Prix) at the start of final race of the 2014 GP3 Series. The Arden Motorsport retained the lead despite a safety car early on to record his third win of the year. Newly crowned GP3 Champion Alex Lynn crossed the line in third as his team Carlin clinched the Teams’ Champions trophy after leading the standings from the opening round.

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Nov 23

Vergne set for Toro Rosso exit – reports

Jean-Eric Vergne appears to have missed out on a Toro Rosso seat for 2015.

2014-06-07_1014 Prior to Sebastian Vettel’s shock Red Bull exit, Frenchman Vergne had already been left out of junior team Toro Rosso’s plans for 2015. Read the rest of this entry »

Nov 22

Stoneman soars to Yas Marina victory

Koiranen GP’s Dean Stoneman records fifth GP3 win of the season
GP3 - Dean Stoneman (Koiranen GP) Brit Dean Stoneman continued his excellent run of form with a superb win in race one at the Yas Marina Circuit. The Koiranen GP ace got the better of pole-man Marvin Kirchhöfer (ART Grand Prix) and held on to secure victory despite pressure from the German. Dino Zamparelli joined the pair on the rostrum in third.

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Nov 21

Mitchell Gilbert testing with two teams in Abu Dhabi to decide his future

“I feel I can have a really good season with the experience of last year and a new team behind me.”

Mitchell Gilbert logo ADD Motorsports driver Mitchell Gilbert’s will be testing for two teams next week as he looks to make a decision about his GP3 Series future. Read the rest of this entry »

Nov 21

Kirchhöfer flies to pole as Lynn becomes GP3 Champion

ART Grand Prix’s Marvin Kirchhöfer fastest, Alex Lynn takes title
GP3 - Marvin Kirchhöfer (ART Grand Prix) Success! A memorable qualifying session saw Marvin Kirchhofer blaze to pole, whilst Carlin and Red Bull Junior Team rookie Alex Lynn became the fifth driver to take the elusive GP3 crown.

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Nov 21

Lynn takes first blood at Yas Marina

Carlin’s Alex Lynn fastest in GP3 Free Practice in Abu Dhabi
GP3 - Alex Lynn (Carlin) Red Bull Junior Team’s Alex Lynn has started with maximum attack this weekend. The young Brit could seal the coveted GP3 crown in qualifying later today and he opened the final round of the 2014 season in the best possible style topping the first session. Status Grand Prix’s Nick Yelloly and ART Grand Prix’s Marvin Kirchhöfer completed the top three.

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Nov 20

GP3 Series round 9 preview

GP3 Yas Marina, Abu Dhabi, UAE preview

GP2 - Yas Marina, Abu Dhabi The glorious setting of the Yas Marina Circuit hosts the mouth-watering GP3 finale of the 2014 season.

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