Tag Archive: GP3

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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Jul 10

Fuoco storms to maiden GP3 win in Silverstone

Trident and Ferrari Driver Academy’s Antonio Fuoco triumphant in Race 2

GP3 - Antonio Fuoco (Trident) The Italian national anthem played out as a jubilant Antonio Fuoco celebrated his first win in the Series after a storming drive in Silverstone Race 2. The Trident star had started from sixth place on the grid and fought through in difficult conditions on a drying track.

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Jun 30

GP3 Series round 2 preview: Spielberg, Austria

Who will tame the Bull at the Ring…? We wait with anticipation!

GP3Preview2 The GP3 Series returns to action this week for Round 2 of the 2016 season in Spielberg, Austria. This marks a frenetic period in the Series with four races in five weekends. Following a break after Round 1, the GP3 teams and drivers tested at the Red Bull Ring track, giving them a great opportunity to perfect their set-up ahead of their visit to the Austrian circuit. Read the rest of this entry »

Jun 27

Trident Motorsport GP2 & GP3 Austria preview

Trident goes back on-track in Austria

Trident Motorsport GP2 & GP3 Austria preview After a really short break that followed the previous round of the series at Baku, the GP2 Series is about to return on-track for the fourth round of the season. The championship will line-up at the historical, yet highly renovated “Red Bull Ring” circuit in Zeltweg, Austria. Trident drivers Philo Armand and Luca Ghiotto are eager to turn their engines back on and make their way to the start of the weekend. Read the rest of this entry »

Jun 08

Leclerc fastest again on day two in Spielberg

ART Grand Prix’s Charles Leclerc ends on top at the Red Bull Ring GP3  test

GP3 - Charles Leclerc ART Grand Prix’s and Scuderia Ferrari Team Development driver Charles Leclerc clocked the best laptime again on day two of GP3 testing at the Red Bull Ring in Austria. His time of 1:19.437 was 0.012s quicker than Trident’s Antonio Fuoco which was set in the morning session. Campos Racing’s Steijn Schothorst posted the fastest time in the afternoon in a 1:20.671, a mere 0.037s ahead of Arden International’s Jack Aitken. Read the rest of this entry »

Jun 07

Leclerc tops day one of GP3 testing in Spielberg

ART Grand Prix’s Charles Leclerc quickest at the Red Bull Ring

GP3 - Charles Leclerc (ART Grand Prix) ART Grand Prix’s and Scuderia Ferrari Team Development driver Charles Leclerc recorded the best laptime on day one at the Red Bull Ring in Spielberg, Austria today. His time of 1:19.171 – set in the morning session – was over half a second quicker than his teammate Nyck de Vries in second. Trident and Ferrari Driver Academy’s Antonio Fuoco posted the fastest laptime in the afternoon session, just ahead of Leclerc. Read the rest of this entry »

Jun 07

GP3 Series back in action for two day test session

Red Bull Ring in Spielberg hosts two day test session

GP3 Series back in action for two day test sessionGP3 Series is back in action this week for a two day test session at the Red Bull Ring in Spielberg on Tuesday June 7th to Wednesday June 8th 2016.

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May 14

Hughes claims maiden GP3 pole in Barcelona

DAMS record one-two in qualifying with Jake Hughes and Kevin Jörg

GP3 - Jake Hughes (DAMS) What a debut from newcomers DAMS: The French squad locked out the front row in this morning’s opening qualifying session of the 2016 GP3 Series season. Brit Jake Hughes pocketed his maiden pole in the category and lapped 0.140s faster than teammate and Renault Academy’s Kevin Jörg. ART Grand Prix’s and Ferrari Driver Academy’s Charles Leclerc was third. Read the rest of this entry »

May 13

F3 Prema Powerteam Pau race preview

The coming weekend will be an extremely exciting one for Prema Powerteam

Prema logo The Italian squad will line-up for their maiden appearance in the GP2 Series at Circuit de Catalunya, and will also field their four Mercedes-Powered Dallara racecars at the Pau streetcourse to defend their lead in the FIA F.3 European Championship.

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May 12

GP3 Series round 1 preview Barcelona, Spain

GP3 Series Barcelona, Spain preview

GP3 Class 2016 The wait is over! The seventh season of the GP3 Series commences at the Circuit de Catalunya in Barcelona on 13-14-15 May 2016. This year sees all nine rounds running alongside Formula One giving the talented stars of the future their chance to showcase their potential in front of the F1 fraternity.

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May 12

Campos Racing goes home for season opener in GP3 Series

Campos Racing – Campos Racing goes home for season opener in GP3 Series

580A7973Barcelona marks the home race of Campos Racing and Álex Palou. The Barcelona-born driver and his teammates Tereschenko and Schothorst are a perfect mix of talent and speed for 2016 GP3 season

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May 11

A new season for GP2 and a new car, with new tyres, for GP3

Spain GP2 and GP3 preview 2016

Pirelli The new GP2 and GP3 seasons both get underway at Barcelona with a host of young drivers hoping for a successful campaign that will take them a large step closer to competing in Formula One.

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May 10

Formula V8 3.5: Q&A with Matevos Isaakyan (SMP Racing)

Matevos Isaakyan is youngest rookie in the 2016 Formula V8 3.5 grid, where he celebrated his 18th anniversary

Q&A WITH MATEVOS ISAAKYAN (SMP RACING)This weekend he’ll be in the Circuit Barcelona-Catalunya facing a double challenge: GP3. A few meters from his awning, Isaakyan will witness the return of another Russian, Kvyat, to Toro Rosso. Read the rest of this entry »

Apr 29

Race winner Eriksson graduates to GP2 Series

Eriksson joins Kirchhofer and Ghiotto in GP2 this season

Race winner Eriksson graduates to GP2 SeriesFormer GP3 race winner Jimmy Eriksson joins the long list of drivers to graduate to the GP2 Series. The Swede who was victorious with Koiranen GP in 2014 and 2015 makes the step up to sister series GP2 and will line-up for Arden International.

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Apr 22

Ralph Boschung primed for 2016 GP3 Series after promising tests

Ralph already perfectly settled in at Koiranen GP

GP3 - Ralph Boschung primed for 2016 GP3 Series after promising tests After a rigorous and productive off-season with his new team Koiranen GP, Ralph Boschung is raring to go for a second GP3 Series campaign.
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Apr 21

Campos Racing rounds off preseason testing with good outlook

mpos Racing concludes GP3 Series preseason testing at the Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya

580A8819The concluding session of the final GP3 Series collective test produced another good result for Campos Racing and its three drivers. Read the rest of this entry »

Apr 20

Tunjo tops Day 1 of GP3 pre-season testing in Barcelona

Jenzer Motorsport driver sets early pace in Spain

Tunjo tops Day 1 of pre-season testing in BarcelonaOscar Tunjo posted the quickest laptime on day one of pre-season testing in Barcelona. The Colombian’s lap of 1:33.554 was two tenths quicker than the GP3 lap record at the Circuit de Catalunya set with the previous generation car back in 2013.

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Apr 20

GP3 Series heads to Barcelona for final pre-season test

Circuit de Catalunya hosts two day test

GP3 Series heads to Barcelona for final pre-season testGP3 Series returns to action this week for the third and final pre-season test ahead of the 2016 campaign. Circuit de Catalunya in Barcelona hosts the two day test session which runs on Wednesday 20th April to Thursday 21st April.

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