Lance records maiden F3 “pole” and secures second F3 career victory with race fastest lap on Paul Ricard debut
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Joel Camathias took part to the FIA WEC Prologue at the Paul Ricard last weekend
The official pre-season testing session of the World Endurance Championship gave the Swiss driver the opportunity to test the new Porsche 911 RSR which he will drive in 2016 and to work with his new team, KCMG.
Former European Le Mans Series Champion, Oliver Webb, will be making his public LMP1 debut for ByKOLLES Racing today, as the 2016 FIA WEC season kicks off this weekend with the Prologue at Circuit Paul Ricard in France for the official pre-season test.
Canadian set to make Paul Ricard race debut in opening euro F3 event
Lance Stroll begins his quest for the 2016 FIA Formula 3 European Championship title when he contests the opening races next weekend (2-3 Apr). The 17-year-old Canadian contests three races in a Prema Powerteam Dallara F312-Mercedes.
Barwell Motorsport sets the best overall lap time
Circuit Paul Ricard hosted the Official Test Days preceding the start of the 2016 Blancpain GT Series, a season that promises to be more competitive than ever: 11 manufacturers; a record-breaking 38 cars for the opening round of the Sprint Cup at Misano Adriatico (8-10 April); and a stunning 57-car grid for the first round of the Endurance Cup in Monza, on April 23 to 24.
Over 10,000 spectators flocked to the Provence circuit to enjoy the final Prancing Horse event before the summer break.
The excitement and spectacle of the Challenge, the history and glamour of the Formula 1 Clienti and the power and beauty of the FXX K as well as the exclusive atmosphere that only Ferrari can create, were all present at the Paul Ricard on Sunday.
“I do like the track, it’s a great facility and it should be a pretty awesome spectacle with 60 or so cars battling it out”
Nissan GT-R NISMO GT3 racer Sean Walkinshaw is aiming to continue his impressive debut season in the Blancpain Endurance Series with another strong points result when round three of the campaign takes place at Paul Ricard in southern France next Saturday, 20th June.
Maserati Trofeo World Series, Paul Ricard, Race 2
It was French driver Romain Monti who secured Race 2 at Paul Ricard in the first round of the 2015 Maserati Trofeo World Series. Taking second was Riccardo Ragazzi who, thanks to his Race 1 victory on Saturday, tops the overall standings. Taking third was another Frenchman, Stephane Panepinto.
Maserati Trofeo World Series, Paul Ricard, Race 1
Round 1 in the Maserati Trofeo World Series saw Riccardo Ragazzi top the podium at Paul Ricard. As things turned out, the Italian was not first across the line: this honour went to Frenchman Ange Barde (from team Boutsen Ginion) but he was penalised 5 seconds for not keeping to the speed limit in an exciting last lap.