GP3 Series round 5 preview
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Trident and Ferrari Driver Academy’s Antonio Fuoco triumphant in Race 2
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.
Who will tame the Bull at the Ring…? We wait with anticipation!
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.
Trident goes back on-track in Austria
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.
ART Grand Prix’s Charles Leclerc ends on top at the Red Bull Ring GP3 test
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.
ART Grand Prix’s Charles Leclerc quickest at the Red Bull Ring
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.
DAMS record one-two in qualifying with Jake Hughes and Kevin Jörg
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.
The coming weekend will be an extremely exciting one for Prema Powerteam
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.
Matevos Isaakyan is youngest rookie in the 2016 Formula V8 3.5 grid, where he celebrated his 18th anniversary
Eriksson joins Kirchhofer and Ghiotto in GP2 this season
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.