Tag Archive: Jake Hughes

Dec 02

GP3: Habsburg tops final day of Yas Marina test

Austrian leads morning session, Hughes tops afternoon

Habsburg tops final day of Yas Marina test

Ferdinand Habsburg has claimed the top spot for day 3 of the 2017 post-season GP3 Series test at the Yas Marina Circuit, stopping the clock at 1:54.869 in the morning session by over a tenth from teammate Jehan Daruvala and Nikita Mazepin and ensuring newcomers MP Motorsport topped all 3 days of the test, while Jake Hughes led throughout the afternoon session with a time of 1:55.578, less than a tenth ahead of Niko Kari and Daruvala. Read the rest of this entry »

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Dec 01

GP3: Kari tops day two of Yas Marina test

Finn heads morning, Pulcini tops afternoon session

Kari tops day two of Yas Marina testNiko Kari continued where he left off yesterday by setting the pace once again on day 2 of the 2017 post-season GP3 Series test at the Yas Marina Circuit, stopping the clock at 1:54.733 this morning and beating his best time from yesterday by 0.2s and lead the way from Leonardo Pulcini and Giuliano Alesi by almost four tenths in the session, while Leonardo Pulcini claimed the honours this afternoon with a time of 1:55.210 by two tenths from Callum Ilott and Nikita Mazepin.

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Nov 30

GP3: Kari leads the way on day 1 in Abu Dhabi

Finn tops morning, Ilott heads afternoon session

Kari leads the way on day 1 in Abu DhabiNiko Kari has got the 2017 post-season GP3 Series test underway in fine form after topping day 1 at the Yas Marina Circuit, stopping the clock at 1:54.960 in the morning session to claim the top spot by almost 0.2s from Alessio Lorandi and Giuliano Alesi, while Callum Ilott headed the afternoon session with a time of 1:55.277, just ahead of Alesi and Leonardo Pulcini.          Read the rest of this entry »

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Sep 10

Maiden Formula 3 victory for Jake Hughe

Hughes, who had already scored five podium finishes this season, led from the star

Maiden Formula 3 victory for Jake HugheAt the 3.629 kilometres long Nürburgring sprint circuit, Jake Hughes (Hitech Grand Prix) won from Lando Norris (Carlin) and Callum Ilott (Prema Powerteam).

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Sep 09

Jake Hughes and Callum Ilott celebrate pole positions

Rain-soaked Nürburgring

Jake Hughes and Callum Ilott celebrate pole positionsNobody was faster than Jake Hughes (Hitech Grand Prix) in second qualifying of the FIA Formula 3 European Championship at the 3.629 kilometres long Nürburgring sprint circuit. With Callum Ilott (Prema Powertam) and points’ leader Lando Norris, two of his compatriots followed the Brit in second and third place. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jul 01

Ralf Aron claims maiden FIA Formula 3 European Championship pole position

“So far, my best F3 qualifying result was a second place and of course, I am very happy with the improvement” – Aron 

Ralf Aron claims maiden FIA Formula 3 European Championship pole positionWith Ralf Aron (Hitech Grand Prix) and Jake Hughes (Hitech Grand Prix), two drivers of the Hitech Grand Prix team locked out the first two positions in second qualifying of the FIA Formula 3 European Championship at the Norisring. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jul 01

Maximilian Günther wins turbulent first race

The German scored his fourth FIA Formula 3 European Championship season win

In an action-packed FIA Formula 3 European Championship race at the 2.3 kilometres long Norisring in Nuremberg, Maximilian Günther (Prema Powerteam) claimed victory. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jun 30

Pole position for Norisring novice Jake Hughes

Lando Norris (Carlin, 0m48.233s) was only two thousandths of a second slower

Pole position for Norisring novice Jake HughesThis weekend, Jake Hughes (Hitech Grand Prix, 0m48.231s) is racing at the Norisring in Nuremberg for the first time, but that did not hinder the Brit to secure pole position in first qualifying of the FIA Formula 3 European Championship.

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Feb 17

Callum Ilott and Lando Norris join BRDC SuperStars for 2017

Jake Hughes (HitechGP), who also races in the 2017 FIA Formula 3 European Championship, is already part of it

FIA Formula 3 European Championship contenders Callum Ilott (Prema Powerteam) and Lando Norris (Carlin) will both join the BRDC SuperStars, a young driver support programme from British Racing Drivers’ Club. Read the rest of this entry »

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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 »

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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 »

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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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Apr 21

Jörg ends Day 2 of pre-season test on top

DAMS rookie fastest on second day in Barcelona

GP3 - Kevin Jorg (DAMS) DAMS and Renault Sport Academy’s Kevin Jörg was quickest overall on the second and final day of pre-season testing today at the Circuit de Catalunya in Spain. The Swiss set his time in the afternoon session and finished one tenth ahead of his teammate Jake Hughes. ART Grand Prix’s and Ferrari Driver Academy’s Charles Leclerc posted the quickest time in a very wet morning session. Read the rest of this entry »

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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 »

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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 »

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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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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 24

Line-up for GP3 day 3 of pre-season testing in Estoril

Jenzer Motorsport add Chinese rookie to their test squad

Line-up for day 3 of pre-season testing in EstorilThere are two amendments to the line-up for day three of pre-season testing at Circuito Estoril in Portugal. Jenzer Motorsport will run with rookie Hongli Ye from China in car #20, with Colombian Oscar Tunjo switching to car #19.

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Mar 23

Fuoco fastest on GP3 day two in Estoril

Italian tops both morning and afternoon pre-season test

GP3 - Antonio Fuoco (Trident) helmet Trident and Ferrari Driver Academy’s Antonio Fuoco was quickest in both sessions on the second day of pre-season testing at Circuito Estoril in Portugal. The Italian driver’s best lap time of 1:27.991 set in the morning was two tenths quicker than ART Grand Prix’s Alexander Albon. Fuoco again headed the timesheet in the afternoon, this time just 0.062s clear of Arden International’s Jack Aitken. Read the rest of this entry »

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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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