Tag Archive: MLR71

May 28

Michimi to make Auto GP debut at Monza

Kuroda ready for Monza return with Euronova

euronova-racing Japan’s Shinya Michimi will make his Auto GP debut at Monza this weekend at the wheel of a Euronova Racing prepared car.

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Apr 29

Tamas Pal Kiss “My goal is to fight for Auto GP title”

Tamas Pal Kiss will be on-track for his home race this coming weekend

Auto GP - Tamas Pal Kiss The Auto GP championship will line-up at the Hungaroring circuit near Budapest on May 4th for the third round of the 2014 season, and Tamas will also celebrate one year in the series after he joined MLR71 in 2013 in Hungary to capture an impressive front row start.

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Apr 10

Kimiya Sato in Auto GP return for Marrakech race with Euronova

Track action starts on Friday
Auto GP - Kimiya Sato Kimiya Sato, who finished runner up in last year’s Auto GP Championship will return to the series this weekend for the opening round in Marrakech.

Apr 07

Sato in Auto GP return for Marrakech race

Auto GP World Series Round #1

Kimiya Sato Kimiya Sato, who finished runner up in last year’s Auto GP Championship will return to the series this weekend for the opening round in Marrakech. Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 21

Auto GP programme confirmed with La Rosa and MLR71

“I’m very pleased to announce this partnership with Euronova.” – La Rosa

Auto GP - Michele La Rosa portrait For the 2014 season Italian racer Michele La Rosa has entrusted his MLR71 Auto GP entry to Euronova Racing.

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Feb 01

Nine teams set for 2014 Auto GP

All the 2013 teams were confirmed for the new season

Auto GP logo Just a few days after announcing its 2014 schedule, Auto GP Organization is proud to reveal the list of confirmed teams for the upcoming season.

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Nov 24

Cerruti and Markelov to go back on-track in Vallelunga for Auto GP testing

Scheduled for Thursday, November 28th and Friday, November 29th

Auto GP - Michela CerrutiMichela Cerruti and Artem Markelov will be back testing the Auto GP car in next week’s Vallelunga test., Read the rest of this entry »

Nov 14

Tamas Pal Kiss hopes to continue in Auto GP

This year Tamas Pal Kiss debuted in Auto GP in great style

Auto GP - Virtuosi UK - Tamas Pal KissThe Hungarian driver joined to the championship at his home round in Hungary and scored two 5th place finishes for MLR71.

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Aug 06

Michela Cerruti joins MLR71 for Auto GP debut

At the world-famous German venue, where she already raced in Formula 3

Auto GP - Michela CerrutiMichela Cerruti will be making her Auto GP debut for the MLR71 team at the Nürburgring in the next round of the 2013 season. Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 05

Auto GP teams line-up for testing at Vallelunga

The Auto GP championship will be back next weekend at Mugello for the 5th round of the 2013 season.

AutoGP - Michela CerrutiTwo Auto GP teams went on-track this week for testing, using the kilometric allowance that every car has according to the rulebook. Read the rest of this entry »

May 04

Budapest, qualifying: Vittorio Ghirelli (Super Nova International) on pole

Vittorio Ghirelli cruised to his maiden Auto GP pole position today at Budapest

Auto GP - Vittorio GhirelliThe Italian-based racer, fielded by Super Nova International, continued in his domination after cruising to top in testing and in both practice sessions by logging a best lap of 1:32.589.

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May 03

Vittorio Ghirelli (Super Nova International) hits the top

Budapest test report

Auto GP - Vittorio GhirelliItalian Vittorio Ghirelli ended up on top of the charts at the Hungaroring in today’s opening Auto GP test.

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Apr 30

Francesco Dracone joins Super Nova International at Budapest

The Auto GP roster approaching round 3 of the 2013 season is still growing

Auto GP - Francesco DraconeAfter announcing the deal between Tamas Pal Kiss and the MLR71 team, Auto GP is proud to welcome a new racer for this weekend’s race ad the Hungaroring course near Budapest.

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Apr 29

Tamas Pal Kiss to enter Auto GP race in Budapest

Auto GP will welcome a new driver in this weekend’s Budapest race.

Auto GP - Tamas Pal KissLocal driver Tamas Pal Kiss, born in Miskolic on May the 19th, 1991, will be joining the championship, managed by Enzo Coloni, behind the wheel of a MLR71-prepared car alongside Michele La Rosa.

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Feb 15

MLR71, Euronova go on-track at Adria

“The Auto GP teams were the first to go back on-track for the 2013 winter testing season.” – Enzo Coloni

Auto GP - Kimiya SatoAuto GP logoMany teams have started their preparation for the 2013 Auto GP season and today, February the 15th, 2013, two of them went on-track at Adria with their already-announced drivers in an effort to get ready for the start of the season, set for the 23rd and 24th of March at Monza. Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 04

MLR71 up for bolder season in 2013

Alongside its internationally-renowned teams, the Auto GP championship has always enjoyed welcoming new players in motor racing.

Auto GP - Team MLR71 - Michele La RosaAuto GP logoOne of them, Team MLR71, is about to enter their second season: the Italian-based squad, owned by Michele La Rosa, made their Auto GP debut in 2012 with the goal of turning a personal passion into a fully professional effort. Read the rest of this entry »

Jan 18

Giacomo Ricci looks forward to 2013 Auto GP

Giacomo Ricci is looking forward to the 2013 Auto Gp championship

Auto GP - Giacomo RicciAuto GP 2013The Italian-based racer, born on March the 30th, 1985 in Milan, has become one of the most experienced and competitive drivers of the European motorsports panorama. Last season, he drove for Team MLR71 and also joined them for postseason testing at Barcelona. He entered two rounds and ended up onto the podium twice, at Monza and Marrakech. Read the rest of this entry »

Sep 12

Ricci on the Auto GP grid with MLR71 in Sonoma

Giacomo Ricci is ready to make his Auto GP comeback in Sonoma

Auto GP logoAuto GP - Giacomo RicciOn the Californian track the Italian driver will join MLR71, driving alongside team owner Michele La Rosa. Having a quality driver as Ricci back on the grid is undoubtedly good news for the Series: Giacomo had just two outings on the Auto GP car so far, Navarra 2010 and Marrakech 2011, and in both occasions he managed to clinch a podium finish thanks to both talent and experience.

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Mar 02

Monza, Official Test: Campana tops the timesheets

Italian F3 champion Sergio Campana emerged as the quickest at the end of the first official test of the 2012 Auto GP World Series.

Auto GP World SeriesAuto GP - MLR71 - Sergio CampanaAfter a morning session that saw the teams focus mainly on the set-up with used tyres, in the afternoon all the outfits on track went for performance using all the sets of tyres available. Laptimes dropped especially in the last hour, when all the cars were fitted with soft tyres and the session became a sort of qualifying practice. Read the rest of this entry »

Mar 02

Monza, Official test: Guerin tops the morning session

Smooth run for the Auto GP World Series cars in the first session of the collective test

Auto GP World SeriesAuto GP - SuperNova International - Victor GuerinThe teams gathered on the Monza circuit for the first official outing on the new Kumho Tyres, aiming to prepare their cars for the upcoming race weekend and to put both the available tyre compounds to the test. Read the rest of this entry »

Mar 01

Sixteen cars in Monza for the Official Test

Sixteen cars will be on the Monza circuit tomorrow for the first collective test of the 2012 Auto GP World Series.

Auto GP World SeriesMonza logoThe first official outing of the season will give the teams the opportunity to get prepared for the first round of the Championship, scheduled for 9 to 11 March on the same track, testing both the compounds that Kumho will provide for the Series maiden event.

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Jan 30

High mileages for the Auto GP teams in Valencia

Sunday was the last day of the three-day private test that four Auto GP teams arranged in Valencia.

Auto GP - Valencia Auto GP logoAfter that the second day of running was ruined by the rain, the teams found themselves with a track that was considerably slower than on Friday, and also had to face a strong cross-wind that proved to be quite disturbing for the drivers. Despite not being able to improve their laptimes, the four outfits made the most of the sessions to work on the car set-up and to give more track time to their rookies.

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Jan 26

Three-day test for six drivers in Valencia

Auto GP teams keep working to prepare the coming season in the best possible way.

Auto GP - ValenciaAuto GPWith the first event of the Championship scheduled as early as 10 March three teams decided to fly to Valencia for a three-day test that will kick-off tomorrow morning: Campos Racing, MLR71 and Ombra Racing decided to make the most of the warm Spanish weather to put some mileage under their belts, a test that will surely prove very important as the Ricardo Tormo circuit will host the second event of the season. Read the rest of this entry »

Dec 22

Test in Misano for Ghirelli, Nagulin, Campana and La Rosa

Christmas is just three days away, but the Auto GP teams keep working hard.

Auto GP - Mis_Campana_LaRosa Auto GP - Mis_LaRosaWith the 2012 season starting as early as March 10 in Monza there isn’t much time to spare in order to be ready for the fight, so all the Auto GP outfits are working at full steam both at the workshops and on track.

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Dec 07

Tests for Campos, MLR71 and MP Motorsport

Teams are evaluating various options for their future line-up

Auto GP - Facundo RegaliaWhile the Championship staff keeps working hard in order to prepare the coming season, the Auto GP teams are also working at full steam in order to get ready for the 2012 challenge.

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Dec 01

Team Ghinzani targets Auto GP commitment

 After MLR71, the first new entry for the 2012 season, Auto GP keeps attracting the interest of the best teams in international motorsport.

Auto GP - Team GhinzaniWhile the outfits that are already part of the Series are confirming their commitments and in some cases are willing to increase the number of cars they line-up, other top-notch teams from different championships are targeting an entry in Auto GP.

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Nov 04

15 drivers in Magione for the second day of testing

15 drivers are taking the cars through the corners of the twisty Italian track

Auto GPAuto GP - Facundo RegaliaAfter that yesterday the first day of testing in Magione saw 15 drivers getting on track, the engines were started again today for the second day of the Auto GP promotional test.

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Nov 02

MLR71 is the first new entry for the 2012 Auto GP season

Despite being a “newborn”, MLR71 has some very ambitious plans

Auto GPAutoGP - Michele LaRosaThe start of the 2012 season is still far away, but there’s a new entry already for Auto GP: it’s MLR71, a new team founded by Italian businessman Michele La Rosa purposedly to enter the Series.

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