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The Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya hosts final pre-season test ahead of 2016 season
Campos Racing is ready to kick off final preseason test in GP3 Series, which is held at Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya on 20-21 April. The home of the Spanish F.1 Grand Prix will host the curtain-raiser event next May and therefore this test will be of vital importance.
Koiranen GP driver on top in GP3 pre-season test in Spain
Koiranen GP’s Matthew Parry posted the quickest time this morning on a wet track at Circuit Ricardo Tormo in Valencia on the second day of pre-season testing. The Brit’s best lap was 0.064’s faster than ART Grand Prix’s Nirei Fukuzumi. Ferrari Driver Academy and fellow ART GP debutant Charles Leclerc clocked the fastest time in the afternoon session.
Trident driver leads the way at second GP3 pre-season test in Spain
Trident’s Artur Janosz recorded the best time on day one of pre-season testing in Valencia with a 1:21.755 which was set in the morning session. Koiranen GP’s Matthew Parry topped the afternoon times in a 1:21.932 at Circuit Ricardo Tormo.
Circuit Ricardo Tormo hosts two day test this week
Trident’s Antonio Fuoco sets the pace on final day of pre-season test
ART Grand Prix rookie leads the way in pre-season testing
The 2016 season officially got underway today with day one of pre-season testing at the Circuito Estoril in Portugal. Three days of testing will take place here this week following the successful shakedown of the new GP3/16 car earlier this month.
GP3 Series organisers are pleased to announce the 2016 calendar for the upcoming season. Once again, the Series will be contested over a total of nine rounds – all of which are support events to the Formula One World Championship. Seven rounds will be held on European soil, with two flyaway events concluding the campaign. There is a new venue on the calendar with the addition of Sepang in Malaysia to the category.
Third generation car shows strong reliability in Magny-Cours
It was another fruitful day for the shakedown of the third generation car at Magny-Cours in France. The GP3/16 was once again run on track with all seven teams using just one car only. The purpose of this was for the squads to learn how to operate the brand new machine and to test its reliability.
Fuoco retained, new recruits are Leclerc and Alesi
It’s time for announcements regarding the Ferrari Driver Academy, which sees three current students of the Maranello academy in action at the GP3 shakedown in Magny-Cours. The school, which is now run by Massimo Rivola and features a new logo this year, has opened its gates to two promising youngsters on the international motor sport scene.