Tag Archive: GP3

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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Apr 19

Final dress rehearsal for Campos Racing in GP3 Series

The Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya hosts final pre-season test ahead of 2016 season

F80P4999Campos 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. Read the rest of this entry »

Apr 09

Auto GP Formula Open season will start at Adria

Raghunathan will race with PS Racing

Canceled by the organizers the event in Monza on May 22, the Auto GP Formula Open will begin his 2016 season on the track of Adria (May 8). Read the rest of this entry »

Apr 08

Parry quickest on Day Two in Valencia

Koiranen GP driver on top in GP3 pre-season test in Spain

GP3 - Matthew Parry (Koiranen GP) 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. Read the rest of this entry »

Apr 07

Janosz fastest on Day One in Valencia

Trident driver leads the way at second GP3 pre-season test in Spain

GP3 - Artur Janosz (Trident) 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. Read the rest of this entry »

Apr 07

GP3 heads to Valencia for second official pre-season test

Circuit Ricardo Tormo hosts two day test this week

GP3 heads to Valencia for second official pre-season testGP3 Series is back in action this week for the second official pre-season test ahead of the 2016 campaign. Circuit Ricardo Tormo in Spain hosts the two day test session which runs on Thursday 7th April to Friday 8th April. The G3P race season starts next month in Barcelona on May 13-14-15.

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Apr 05

Richard Gonda completes Jenzer Motorsport squad

Slovakian rookie joins Swiss team

Gonda completes Jenzer Motorsport squadJust ahead of official testing in Valencia we are delighted to introduce our third driver in the GP3 Series team.

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Apr 03

Jenzer Motorsport appoint Oscar Tunjo for 2016 campaign

Colombian race winner joins Swiss squad

Jenzer Motorsport appoint Oscar Tunjo for 2016 campaignWe are delighted to announce that Oscar Tunjo, the 20-year old from Cali, Colombia, is joining us in our GP3 Series team.

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Mar 24

Fuoco fastest again on GP3 day three in Estoril

Trident’s Antonio Fuoco sets the pace on final day of pre-season test

GP3 - Antonio Fuoco (Trident)Trident and Ferrari Driver Academy’s Antonio Fuoco was quickest again on the third and final day of pre-season testing at Circuito Estoril in Portugal. The Italian’s best laptime of 1:27.293 was set in the morning session and was almost half a second faster than the best time set here last season with the previous generation car. Fuoco also led the way in the afternoon.

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Mar 23

Ralph Boschung completes Koiranen GP line-up

Swiss ace joins Finnish squad

Boschung completes Koiranen GP line-upThe Swiss driver Ralph Boschung signed for a second year in the GP3 Series and this season he will be driving in the Finnish team alongside Matt Parry, Matevos Isaakyan and Mahaveer Raghunatan.

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Mar 22

Fukuzumi fastest on GP3 day one in Estoril

ART Grand Prix rookie leads the way in pre-season testing

GP3 - Nirei Fukuzumi (ART GP) 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.

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Mar 21

Campos Racing to head over to Estoril for first GP3 collective testing

The first collective testing of the GP3 Series will take place at Estoril

F80P9705After completing a successful shakedown at Magny-Cours, Campos Racing and its drivers will carry out a three-day collective testing at Estoril Read the rest of this entry »

Mar 04

GP3 Series 2016 season calendar unveiled

Nine events alongside Formula One including a new venue for the Series

GP3 Series 2016 season calendar unveiledGP3 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.

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Mar 03

Positive conclusions from two day shakedown

Third generation car shows strong reliability in Magny-Cours

GP3 - Matevos Isaakyan (Koiranen GP) 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. Read the rest of this entry »

Mar 02

Successful shakedown for the GP3/16 car in Magny-Cours

Positive opening day with the third generation car
GP3 - Magny-Cours - Jake Hughes (DAMS) History was made today when the GP3 teams got their first experience of the brand new GP3/16 car at a non-official test in Magny-Cours circuit in France.

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Mar 02

Fuoco, Leclerc & Alesi named in Ferrari Driver Academy

Fuoco retained, new recruits are Leclerc and Alesi

Fuoco, Leclerc & Alesi named in Ferrari Driver AcademyIt’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.

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