Tag Archive: Mitch Evans

Aug 25

GP2 Series Round 8 Preview: Spa-Francorchamps, Belgium

Presentation of the eighth round of the season

2016 GP2 Series Round 8 Preview Spa-Francorchamps, Belgium The GP2 action is back in action this weekend at Spa-Francorchamps for Round 8 after a well-deserved and much-needed summer break.

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Jul 31

Lynn flies to GP2 Sprint Race victory

Briton sails to win in dramatic race

GP2 - Alex Lynn (DAMS), Sergey Sirotkin (ART Grand Prix), Arthur Pic (Rapax) Alex Lynn cruised to victory in this morning’s Sprint Race in Hockenheim, making a strong start before leaving his rivals to squabble over the scraps and then easing late in the race for his second win of the season ahead of new standings leader Sergey Sirotkin and Arthur Pic. Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 30

Sirotkin wins dramatic Hockenheim GP2 Feature Race

Russian fights back from extra stop for victory

GP2 - Sergey Sirotkin (ART Grand Prix) Sergey Sirotkin won from pole in this afternoon’s Feature Race at the Hockenheimring: if that sounds simple then it was anything but, as the Russian had to fight back after taking an extra stop under an early VSC period, battling for position throughout the race to clinch victory ahead of Luca Ghiotto and Pierre Gasly. Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 29

Sirotkin steals GP2 pole in Hockenheim

Russian nabs top spot in closing minutes

GP2 - Sergey Sirotkin (ART Grand Prix) Sergey Sirotkin grabbed pole in the closing minutes of this afternoon’s Qualifying session at the Hockenheimring with a mature, controlled and quick lap after his rivals had returned to the pits to grab the top spot by just 0.016s from a surprised Pierre Gasly and Raffaele Marciello. Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 29

Gasly back on top in German GP2 Free Practice

Frenchman leads the way in Hockenheim

GP2 - Pierre Gasly (PREMA Racing) Pierre Gasly has carried over his recent form by topping the timesheets in this morning’s Free Practice session at the Hockenheimring, setting the pace in a tight session which saw the top five drivers split by just two tenths ahead of Artem Markelov and Alex Lynn. Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 28

GP2 Series Hockenheim, Germany preview

GP2 Series round 7 preview

GP2 Hockenheim, Germany Our busy month of July ends this weekend with the GP2 paddock setting up at Hockenheim for the seventh round of the season. Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 24

Sirotkin flies to GP2 Sprint Race win

Russian dominates in Budapest

GP2 - Sergey Sirotkin (ART Grand Prix) Sergey Sirotkin has put his title challenge back on track with a crushing win in this morning’s Sprint Race at the Hungaroring to add to yesterday’s podium, capitalising on his rival’s mistakes before leaving everyone behind to claim victory ahead of Jordan King and Norman Nato. Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 23

Gasly storms to GP2 victory in Budapest

Frenchman claims second consecutive Feature Race win

GP2 - Pierre Gasly (PREMA Racing) Pierre Gasly has continued his winning ways by easily claiming victory in this afternoon’s Feature Race at the Hungaroring, controlling the start and leading the way to the pitstop before waiting for the various strategies to shake out and hand him back the lead for a strong win ahead of teammate Antonio Giovinazzi and Sergey Sirotkin. Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 22

Gasly burns to pole in Budapest

Frenchman dominates GP2 qualifying session

GP2 - Pierre Gasly (PREMA Racing)Pierre Gasly crushed his rivals’ hopes with a stunning performance in this afternoon’s Qualifying session at the Hungaroring, keeping cool in scorching conditions to run out of sequence and grab pole position ahead of Sergey Sirotkin and teammate Antonio Giovinazzi. Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 22

Gasly sets the GP2 pace in Budapest

Frenchman scorches in hot Free Practice

GP2 - Pierre Gasly (PREMA Racing) Pierre Gasly has set a target for his rivals to match by taking the top spot in this morning’s Free Practice session in Budapest, setting the pace for almost the entire session to come home almost half a second ahead of Alex Lynn and Sergey Sirotkin.
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Jul 21

GP2 Series round 6 preview: Budapest, Hungary

Presentation of the sixth round of the season

2016 GP2 Series Round 6 Preview Budapest, Hungary The fifth round of the 2016 season was one to remember as Pierre Gasly scored his maiden GP2 win whilst PREMA Racing pocketed another 1-2 podium in the Feature Race with Antonio Giovinazzi taking second place. Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 10

King holds on for home GP2 Sprint Race win

Briton defies the conditions for emotional victory

GP2 - Jordan King (Racing Engineering), Luca Ghiotto (Trident), Oliver Rowland (MP Motorsport) Jordan King delighted the local fans by winning this morning’s sprint race at Silverstone from pole, looking to initially have the race under control before a brief shower on the last lap meant the Briton had to work hard to hold on for victory from a fast charging Luca Ghiotto and Oliver Rowland. Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 09

Gasly glides to maiden GP2 win

Frenchman on top in Silverstone Feature Race

GP2 - Pierre Gasly (PREMA Racing) Pierre Gasly demolished any doubts remaining about his pace and racecraft with a dominant win in this afternoon’s Feature Race in Silverstone, picking the right strategy and pulling out a crushing performance to win by almost ten seconds from teammate Antonio Giovinazzi and Oliver Rowland. Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 08

Nato fastest in Silverstone GP2 qualifying

Frenchman on pole alongside countryman Gasly

GP2 - Norman Nato (Racing Engineering) Norman Nato was the fastest man on track in this afternoon’s Qualifying session in Silverstone, handing himself a great birthday present by claiming his first pole position just as the circuit went red and holding the top spot ahead of countryman Pierre Gasly and Nicholas Latifi. Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 08

Gasly on top in Free Practice‏

Frenchman leads the way in Silverstone 

 

Gasly on top in Free PracticePierre Gasly has started his Silverstone weekend in fine form after topping the timesheets in this morning’s Free Practice session at the fabled British circuit, leading the way from Sergey Sirotkin and Arthur Pic.

Jul 07

GP2 Series round 5 preview

GP2 Series Silverstone, Great Britain preview

2016 GP2 Series Round 5 Preview Silvertone, Great Britain The busy month of July opened last week in Spielberg: on the twisty Austrian track, the GP2 drivers delivered great battles in both races. While Antonio Giovinazzi was quickest in free practice, it was Sergey Sirotkin who grabbed pole position. Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 03

King reigns in wet Spielberg GP2 Sprint Race

Briton claims maiden win as countrymen fill podium

GP2 - Jordan King (Racing Engineering) Jordan King has converted pole position into his maiden win in this morning’s Sprint Race in Spielberg, but he had to work the whole way: denying the soaking conditions which saw the race start behind the safety car, the Manor test driver set a string of fastest laps to dominate the race to win by 6 seconds from Oliver Rowland and Alex Lynn. Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 02

Evans on top in rainstruck Spielberg GP2 feature race

New Zealander leads Pertamina Campos Racing 1-2

Gp2 - Mitch Evans (Pertamina Campos Racing) Mitch Evans has come out on top of a dramatic feature race in Spielberg this afternoon, holding on in mixed weather conditions to claim his fifth career win as he led teammate Sean Gelael and Raffaele Marciello across the line for victory from tenth on the grid in a red flag affected race. Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 01

Sirotkin snatches Spielberg GP2 pole position

ART Grand Prix driver denies Antonio Giovinazzi

GP2 - Sergey Sirotkin (ART Grand Prix) Sergey Sirotkin took his second pole position of the season in today’s qualifying session at the Red Bull Ring. The Russian driver set the fastest laptime in a 1:13.663 denying Antonio Giovinazzi by six thousandths. Pierre Gasly completed the top three. Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 01

Giovinazzi on top in GP2 Free Practice

Italian driver quickest at the Red Bull Ring

News-FP- Antonio Giovinazzi’s top form continues: the PREMA Racing ace set the quickest laptime in today’s Free Practice at Spielberg in a 1:13.922, two tenths faster than teammate Pierre Gasly. Jordan King completed the top 3. Read the rest of this entry »

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