Tag Archive: Nicholas Latifi

Jun 14

Formula Renault 3.5 Series: Oliver Rowland’s perfect start (updated)

Formula Renault 3.5 Series leader, Oliver Rowland (Fortec Motorsports) came up big on Sunday at Budapest.

After a perfect launch from fifth place on the grid, the Racing Steps Foundation protégé overtook pole winner Matthieu Vaxiviere (Lotus) for the lead and went on to control the passing attempts of his rival throughout the 27 lap of the race. With his runner-up finish, the French driver now trails the Englishman by 16 points in the championship. Also starting from row three, rookie Gustav Malja (Strakka Racing) scored his maiden podium result in the category.

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May 31

Formula Renault 3.5 Series: The double for Oliver Rowland

Rowland maintains the lead

Formula Renault 3.5 Series Spa-Francorchamps course 2 England’s Oliver Rowland (Forte Motorsport) has taken the lead of the general classification in the Formula Renault 3.5 Series after his win on the Circuit de Spa-Francorchamps.

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May 31

Englishman Oliver Rowland (Fortec Motorsports) earned his first pole position of the season in the Formula Renault 3.5 Series

Rowland takes Sunday’s pole at Spa

Formula Renault 3.5 Series Spa-Francorchamps course 2 On the Spa-Francorchamps track, the Racing Steps Foundation protégé clocked the time to beat with a 1:59.092 lap to overtake Tio Ellinas (Strakka Racing) as well as best rookie and McLaren Young Driver Development Programme member Nyck de Vries (DAMS).

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May 30

Formula Renault 3.5 Series: Vaxiviere scores second pole at Spa

Canadian Nicholas Latifi (Arden Motorsport) will line up in the first row

Vaxiviere scores second pole at SpaThird overall, Matthieu Vaxiviere (Lotus) scored his second pole position of the season with a 1:58.768 finish.The Lotus F1 Team Junior driver posted the fastest time to beat out Dutchman Beitske Visser (AVF). The female racer then lost all her times for a non conformity on the checked position concerning the position of the flat bottom.

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Feb 09

Arden Motorsport WSR FR3.5 driver announcement

Canadian driver Nicholas Latifi completes Arden Motorsport  line-up in World Series by Renault FR3.5

Arden Motorsport - Nicholas Latifi Nicholas Latifi has secured a seat at Arden Motorsport for the 2015 World Series by Renault FR3.5 Season. Nicholas joins Arden Motorsport having moved up from European F3, where he finished tenth with one podium and five top five finishes. Read the rest of this entry »

Nov 26

Racing Engineering to run six drivers at the Abu Dhabi post-season test this week

Among them, Canadian Nicholas Latifi

Racing Engineering logo Just four days after the last race of the 2014 GP2 Series all the teams are back in action in Abu Dhabi for the annual post-season test which starts on Thursday 27th November and continues on Friday and Saturday.

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Nov 16

Felix Rosenqvist masters Macau

FIA Formula 3 European Championship Newsflash

Macau-GP His year in the FIA Formula 3 European Championship may not have brought entirely what he had hoped for, but Felix Rosenqvist (Kashbet.com by Mücke Motorsport) still concluded the season in style by winning the 61th running of the prestigious Suncity Group Formula 3 Macau Grand Prix.

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Nov 05

Latifi ends the 2014 season in style

The Canadian driver was followed by Oliver Rowland and Jazeman Jaafar

Latifi ends the 2014 season in styleNicholas Latifi (Arden Motorsport) posted the best time in Formula Renault 3.5 Series collective testing with the quickest lap of the week in 1:40.479 this morning. Read the rest of this entry »

Nov 03

Formula Renault 3.5: Albon leads the rookie test at Motorland

For the first of three days of collective tests at the Motorland Aragón, Alexander Albon (Lotus) was the quickest.

Albon leads the rookie test at MotorlandThe Anglo-Thai member of the Lotus F1 Junior Team was among the drivers invited by Renault Sport Technologies to test drive the Formula Renault 3.5. He dominated the morning session and posted best time of the day in 1:41.629 ahead of Gustav Malja (Zeta Corse) and Nicholas Latifi (Arden Motorsport), who were fastest in the afternoon.

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Oct 19

Formula Renault 3.5 Series: Rowland wins, DAMS picks up another title

Starting from the pole position, Oliver Rowland (Fortec Motorsports) won the final race of season ten of the Formula Renault 3.5 Series.

Rowland wins, DAMS picks up another titleThe protégé of the Racing Steps Foundation scored his second triumph of the season ahead of Nicholas Latifi (Tech 1 Racing) and William Buller (Arden Motorsport). Thanks to his fourth place result, Pierre Gasly (Arden Motorsport), winner of the 2013 Eurocup Formula Renault 2.0, finishes runner-up to fellow Red Bull Junior Team driver, Carlos Sainz (DAMS).

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Sep 24

Let’s meet… Nicholas Latifi

Following his first podium at Silverstone, the Canadian had to cope with a somewhat difficult season.

In 2013, Nicholas Latifi (Prema Powerteam) contested his debut season on the FIA Formula 3 European Championship grid for Team Carlin. Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 19

Prema Powerteam and Nicholas Latifi together

Canadian racer already entered the European competition last season

FIA Formula 3 European Championship logo Prema Powerteam announced the agreement reached with Nicholas Latifi for the 2014 FIA Formula 3 European Championship.

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Nov 07

Niederhauser quickest on final day of GP3 post-season testing

MW Arden’s Patric Niederhauser fastest overall on third day of test in Abu Dhabi

GP3 - Patric Niederhauser MW ArdenSwiss ace Patric Niederhauser clocked the best time on the third and final day of post-season testing at the Yas Marina circuit in Abu Dhabi.

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Nov 06

Rowland fastest on GP3 day 2 of post-season testing

Marussia Manor Racing’s Oliver Rowland tops both sessions in Abu Dhabi

GP3 - Oliver Rowland Marussia Manor RacingBritish rookie driver Oliver Rowland was quickest in both the morning and afternoon sessions of day two of GP3 testing at the Yas Marina Circuit in Abu Dhabi. The Marussia Manor Racing driver clocked a best laptime of 1:55.600. Read the rest of this entry »

Nov 05

Stoneman quickest on Day 1 of GP3 post-season testing

Koiranen GP’s Dean Stoneman tops both sessions in Abu Dhabi

GP3 - Dean Stoneman (Koiranen GP)The 2013 GP3 race season may be over but the action resumed in Abu Dhabi with three days of post-season testing. Read the rest of this entry »

May 14

Red Bull Junior joins Carlin for FIA F3 European Championship

Kvyat will drive a fifth Volkswagen powered Dallara

FIA Formula 3 European Championship logoDaniil Kvyat will contest the remaining rounds of the FIA Formula 3 European Championship with Carlin following a successful debut in the series in Hockenheim. Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 21

FIA Formula 3 European Championship Newsflash

Carlin announces line-up

Nicholas LatifiFIA Formula 3 European Championship logoBritish team Carlin will enter a four car team powered by Volkswagen in the FIA Formula 3 European Championship, following the reduction of the British Formula 3 Championship to four rounds. British racer Harry Tincknell will continue his relationship with the team and will be joined by Canadian racer Nicholas Latifi and British drivers Jann Mardenborough and Jordan King. Read the rest of this entry »

Aug 30

Latifi returns to Europe for F3 action at Imola

After a short break and some time with the Ferrolati Corse Karting team

Nicholas Latifi“Short trip home to Canada for Canadian National Karting Championships sees rookie open wheel racer return to Italian and the famous circuit at Imola” Read the rest of this entry »

Aug 25

“ECKC Rotax Micro Max Champion and Florida Winter Tour Rotax DD2 Max Champion to make first joint appearance at the Canadian Nationals”

Matthew and Nicholas Latifi to contest the Canadian Nationals

Ferrolati Corse Karting logoASN Canada FIA logoMatthew Latifi (9) and Nicholas Latifi (17), both members of the Sofina Foods Drivers’ Development Program and competing for the Ferrolati Corse Karting team, head to the natural beauty of Mont Tremblant to participate in the 2012 ASN Canada FIA Canadian National Karting Championships.

(Flagworld photo album coming soon…)

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Nov 22

Rotax Grand Finals: Day 3

Pier-Luc Ouellette almost get the fastest time, finishing first in his group and second overall

Rotax Max ChallengeDrivers had two 15-minute practice sessions today to get used to their chassis and find the right set-ups for tomorrow’s qualifying session. Remember that most of the drivers here are racing on a kart they never drove before and they all have to use the same equipment.

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