Tag Archive: GP3 Series

Sep 03

GP3: Russell wins dramatic Monza race

Briton leads ART 1-2-3 for Teams’ title

GP3 - George Russell, Jack Aitken, Anthoine Hubert, ART Grand Prix, Autodromo Nazionale MonzaGeorge Russell put the long wait for the start of Race 1 behind him by claiming a strong win in this morning’s race at the Autodromo Nazionale Monza, keeping his head while chaos reigned behind him to head home an ART 1-2-3 ahead of teammate’s Jack Aitken and Anthoine Hubert to claim the team’s 7th title in 8 seasons.

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Sep 02

GP3: Qualifying cancelled, Fukuzumi on pole

Rain caused session cancellation, results from practice to be used

GP3 - Wet conditions, Autodromo Nazionale MonzaNirei Fukuzumi has been handed pole position for this afternoon’s Race 1 at the Autodromo Nazionale Monza after this morning’s qualifying session was cancelled due to track conditions: the grid will be formed using yesterday’s free practice times, with the Japanese driver to line up ahead of ART Grand Prix teammates George Russell, Anthoine Hubert and Jack Aitken.

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Aug 30

GP3 Series Monza, Italy preview

GP3 Series 2017 Round 6 preview

2017 Round 9 preview: Monza, ItalyThe teams return to the legendary Autodromo Nazionale Monza for Round 5 of the 2017 GP3 Series, the second section of a gruelling back to back set of races a few days after last weekend’s round at the fabled Circuit de Spa-Francorchamps in Belgium. Read the rest of this entry »

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Aug 27

GP3: Alesi flies to victory in Spa

Frenchman claims third consecutive Sunday win

GP3 - Giuliano Alesi, Race 2, Circuit de Spa-FrancorchampsGiuliano Alesi’s great run of Sunday form continued this morning when he nabbed his third consecutive Race 2 victory after leading from lights to flag in this morning’s GP3 Series race at the Circuit de Spa-Francorchamps, looking unruffled as he lead home series leader George Russell and Trident teammate Ryan Tveter. Read the rest of this entry »

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Aug 27

GP3: Russell dominates Race 1 in Spa

Briton soars to victory, leads ART 1-2-3

GP3- George Russell, ART Grand Prix, Circuit de Spa-FrancorchampsGeorge Russell has cruised to his third win of the season with a demonstration run of pace and guile in this afternoon’s Race 1 at the Circuit de Spa-Francorchamps, dealing with an attack from teammate Nirei Fukuzumi early on before cruising to victory by over 7 seconds from the race-long fight between Jack Aitken and Fukuzumi for another all ART Grand Prix podium. Read the rest of this entry »

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Aug 25

GP3: Russell on top in wet Spa qualifying

Briton holds on for pole in rain affected session

GP3 - George Russell, ART Grand Prix, Circuit de Spa-FrancorchampsGeorge Russell has nabbed pole position in a wet/dry qualifying session at the Circuit de Spa-Francorchamps, grabbing the top spot late in a tricky session which saw little rain but ran on a wet circuit throughout, to finish almost three tenths ahead of teammate Nirei Fukuzumi and Arjun Maini.

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Aug 25

Boccolacci on top in free practice

Frenchman leads the way in Spa

GP3 - Dorian Boccolacci, Trident, Circuit de Spa-FrancorchampsDorian Boccolacci has claimed the early honours after topping this morning’s free practice session at the Circuit de Spa-Francorchamps, grabbing the top spot late in an uneventful session by four tenths from Tatiana Calderon and Kevin Jörg.

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Aug 24

GP3 Spa-Francorchamps, Belgium preview

2017 GP3 Series Round 5 Preview

2017 Round 5 Preview: Spa-Francorchamps, BelgiumRound 5 of the 2017 GP3 Series sees the grid return from the summer break to race at the fabled Spa-Francorchamps Circuit in Belgium. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jul 29

GP3: Aitken powers to Budapest victory

Briton dominates for first 2017 win in race 1

GP3 - Jack Aitken, Nirei Fukuzumi, Anthoine Hubert, ART Grand Prix, HungaroringJack Aitken has taken his first win of the season and given his championship challenge a boost with a crushing display of speed and maturity this afternoon in the GP3 Series Race 1 at the Hungaroring, easily controlling his pace as well as his rivals for a relatively simple victory ahead of ART teammates Nirei Fukuzumi and Anthoine Hubert.

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Jul 29

GP3: Russell steals top spot in practice

Briton grabs P1 from Hyman at flag in Budapest  

GP3 George Russell, ART Grand Prix, HungaroringGeorge Russell claimed the top spot in this afternoon’s free practice session at the Hungaroring with a late, fast lap as the chequered flag dropped, capping a fast and frantic session which saw the lead change countless times across the 45 minutes before the Briton finally snatched P1 from Raoul Hyman and Nirei Fukuzumi. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jul 27

GP3 2017 Budapest, Hungary preview

2017 Round 4 preview

2017 Round 4 Preview: Budapest, Hungary

All there is to know about the fourth round of the season. Round 4 of the 2017 GP3 Series sees the grid form to race at the Hungaroring in Budapest, Hungary.

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Jul 27

GP3: Russell to join Budapest F1 test

Series leader to test on both days with Mercedes

Russell to join Budapest F1 testGeorge Russell will stay in Budapest following the upcoming Round 4 at the Hungaroring to join Mercedes AMG F1 for both days of the Formula 1 test at the circuit, on 1-2 August. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jul 25

Williams Martini Racing confirms Luca Ghiotto for Hungary Young Driver Test

The 22-year-old will split driving duties with Felipe Massa

05 - Williams Martini Racing Williams Martini Racing is pleased to announce that Luca Ghiotto will make his Formula One debut with the team at next month’s young driver test in Hungary on 1-2 August. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jul 16

GP3: Alesi controls Race 2 for maiden win

Frenchman leads from lights to flag

GP3 - Giuliano Alesi, Race 2, SilverstoneGiuliano Alesi has dominated this morning’s Race 2 at Silverstone for his maiden GP3 win, leading all the way from lights to flag and controlling the pace all the way despite a close late battle behind him to lead home Jack Aitken and Niko Kari. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jul 09

GP3: Hyman soars to maiden victory

South African dominates from lights to flag  

GP3 - Raoul Hyman, Campos Racing; Giuliano Alesi, Trident; Nirei Fukuzumi, ART Grand Prix Red Bull RingRaoul Hyman has opened his win account in the most emphatic way possible by crushing his rivals in this morning’s Race 2 at the Red Bull Ring in Spielberg, Austria, leading from lights to flag and controlling the race all the way through before easing off in the closing stages to win by a second from Giuliano Alesi and Nirei Fukuzumi. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jul 08

GP3: Russell holds on for pole in Austria

Briton on top in hectic qualifying session

GP3 - George Russell, ART Grand Prix, Red Bull RingGeorge Russell emerged on top despite the best efforts of his rivals in this morning’s hectic qualifying session at the Red Bull Ring in Spielberg, Austria, defying the almost constantly changing timesheets to hang on for pole by less than a tenth from ART teammate Jack Aitken and Dorian Boccolacci.

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Jul 07

GP3: Siebert on top in Austrian free practice

Argentinean leads the way in Spielberg
Siebert on top in Austrian free practiceMarcos Siebert has grabbed the bragging rights by topping the timesheets in this afternoon’s busy free practice at the Red Bull Ring in Spielberg, Austria, claiming the top spot late in a hot and sunny session with a laptime of 1:19.703 to lead the way just ahead of Santino Ferrucci and Nirei Fukuzumi.

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Jul 06

GP3: 2017 Round 2 preview, Spielberg, Austria

All there is to know about the second round of the season

2017 Round 2 preview: Spielberg, AustriaThe GP3 Series returns this weekend for the 2nd round of the 2017 season at the Red Bull Ring in Spielberg, Austria following a successful test at the Hungaroring in Budapest to keep the entire grid sharp and ready ahead of what promises to be an exciting, frenetic pair of races to open the floodgates of 3 rounds across the month of July. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jul 01

Tatiana Calderon: “My brother says this sport is for girls”

Colombian driver is proving her sibling right

Tatiana Calderon: “My brother says this sport is for girls”Tatiana Calderon, who has recently increased her involvement in the FIA’s Women in Motorsport programme in line with the announcement of her GP3 Series drive with DAMS and her appointment as development driver for Sauber F1 Team, has no illusions about her ambitions within the sport which she calls home: “For me I want to beat everybody: not as a woman, but as a racing driver.

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Jun 17

George Russell: “My number 1 priority is GP3”

An in-depth interview with Art’s ace

George Russell: “My number 1 priority is GP3”Almost every racing driver would love to be in George Russell’s position. A drive with the most successful team in the GP3 Series? Check. Young driver programme with the reigning Formula 1 champions? Check. But how does it feel to be in the young Briton’s shoes?

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