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Wed 15 Dec 2010
Tom Walkinshaw loses fight to cancerHeadline

Tom Walkinshaw loses fight to cancer

Former racing driver and team principal Tom Walkinshaw died today, December 12, at the age of 64, after fighting a battle with cancer. He was born at Mauldslie Farm, near Penicuik, Midlothian, Scotland on November 17, 1946. Tom ...

Sun 15 Aug 2010
High-speed Daytona Prototype runs in UKHeadline
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High-speed Daytona Prototype runs in UK

First high-speed runs of Daytona Prototype in the United Kingdom At Silverstone yesterday Anglo American Oil Company Ltd, Sunoco and GRAND-AM presented the top four competitors in this year's Sunoco Rolex 24 at Daytona Challenge and also ...

Fri 12 Nov 2010
Macu GP newsletter
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Macu GP newsletter

FORMULA 3 MACAU GRAND PRIX FIA FORMULA 3 INTERCONTINENTAL CUP Formula 3 Euro Series With Signature's Edoardo Mortara (at right during last year's Formula 3 Macau Grand Prix) hav-ing wrapped up the 2010 Formula 3 Euro Series in September at ...

Thu 18 Nov 2010
Macau Grand Prix news
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Macau Grand Prix news

Drivers and Riders Limber Up Macau-Style November 17, 2010, Fisherman's Wharf, Macau - Racing driver James Calado (Carlin) shimmies his way through Panda Limbo as part of the Macau Grand Prix Challenge, Wednesday's media event ahead of the Star...

Fri 01 Oct 2010
Calado takes dramatic victory at Brands HatchHeadline
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Calado takes dramatic victory at Brands Hatch

At Brands Hatch this afternoon weather conditions produced one of the weirdest F3 races anyone could remember, with James Calado (Carlin) eventually coming home the winner, from William Buller (Hitech Racing) and National Class winner Menasheh ...

Thu 09 Dec 2010
BRDC awards summary
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BRDC awards summary

KNIGHTS OF BRITISH MOTOR SPORT CELEBRATE RACING SUCCESS AT THE 2010 BRDC ANNUAL AWARDS The British Racing Drivers' Club (BRDC) celebrated motor racing achievements of 2010 today (Monday 06 December), at the star-studded BRDC Annual Awards. The...

Sat 13 Nov 2010
BF3 series newsletter
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BF3 series newsletter

F1 TEST BECKONS FOR BRITISH F3 CHAMPION VERGNE The Cooper Tires British F3 International Series will next week once again underline its status as the 'university of motor sport' as several of its recent graduates - led by 2010...

Sat 07 Aug 2010
Macau Grand Prix newsletter 2010-08-06
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Macau Grand Prix newsletter 2010-08-06

FIA FORMULA 3 INTERCONTINENTAL CUP Masters of Formula 3 Bottas Twice the Master Finland's Valtteri Bottas, 5th in Macau last year, became the only driver to win two Masters of For-mula 3 when the 20 year old took a second consecutive victory...

Mon 30 Aug 2010
Volkswagen newsletter 2010-08-28
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Volkswagen newsletter 2010-08-28

ATS Formula 3 Cup Victories by Kevin Magnussen and Tom Dillmann The title fight in the ATS Formula 3 Cup remains thrilling: after the leader of the standings, Tom Dillmann (France), had merely scored one point in the first race at...

Mon 05 Apr 2010
Vergne wins first 2010 race at Oulton ParkHeadline
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Vergne wins first 2010 race at Oulton Park

At Oulton Park this afternoon, Jean-Eric Vergne (Carlin) put in a dominant performance to win the first round of the 2010 British F3 International Series. He was challenged in the early stages by local boy Oli Webb (Fortec) but in the aftermath of...

Sat 02 Oct 2010
Volkswagen announces new 2010 engine
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Volkswagen announces new 2010 engine

Volkswagen Power Engine from 2012 onwards: more power, less costs More power, more suspense, less costs: with a new, standard engine Volkswagen will be pursuing new avenues in future Formula 3 events. The near-250-hp power-plant, initially to...

Sat 31 Jul 2010
Vergne leads Carlin 1-2-3 for race one at SpaHeadline
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Vergne leads Carlin 1-2-3 for race one at Spa

At Spa today Jean-Eric Vergne (Carlin) further stamped his authority on this year's championship with an impressive win over team-mate James Calado despite the latter getting away in the lead at the start. In 3rd after a fraught battle with Oli...

Sun 26 Sep 2010
McKenzie Sprints to Brands Hatch winHeadline
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McKenzie Sprints to Brands Hatch win

At Brands Hatch this morning, Daniel McKenzie (Fortec Motorsport) survived an early attack from William Buller (Hitech Racing) to win the final sprint race of the season in British F3. Second was Carlos Huertas (Räikkönen Robertson Racing) from...

Sat 03 Apr 2010
New season with changes opens at Oulton ParkHeadline
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New season with changes opens at Oulton Park

Well, folks, it's that time of year again. Parts of the UK have been hit by heavy snow, elsewhere there's rain that is showing no sign of relenting, and the forecast is bleak. This means that it must be time for the opening rounds of...

Mon 16 Aug 2010
Sunoco Daytona Challenge news 2010-08-16
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Sunoco Daytona Challenge news 2010-08-16

JEV is British F3 champ The young Frenchman also extends his Sunoco Daytona Challenge lead. As if Jean-Eric Vergne -- or JEV to his fans -- the first Frenchman to win the British F3 Series, didn't have enough to celebrate, he also extended...

Mon 17 May 2010
Volkswagen newsletter 2010-05-16
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Volkswagen newsletter 2010-05-16

24-hour race at the Nurburgring One-two-three class victory for Volkswagen Scirocco GT24-CNG at the Nordschleife Volkswagen scored a one-two-three victory in the class for cars using alternative power in front of 220,000 spectators at the ...

Sun 15 Aug 2010
Buzaid clinches Sprint Race win at SilverstoneHeadline
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Buzaid clinches Sprint Race win at Silverstone

This morning's sprint race at Silverstone saw Adriano Buzaid (Carlin) win after Carlin's pit stop strategy proved to be better than that of R?ikk?nen Robertson Racing, the latter's early call of Carlos Huertas robbing the Colombian of a long...

Fri 15 Oct 2010
Max Cornelius with Carlin team summary
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Max Cornelius with Carlin team summary

CORNELIUS MAKES FORMULA 3 TEST DEBUT WITH CARLIN British racer Max Cornelius took part in a Formula 3 test with Carlin this week as he continues his climb up the motorsport ladder. The 16-year-old follows in the footsteps of F1 aces Jenson...

Sun 15 Aug 2010
Calado on top as weather proves tricky at SilverstoneHeadline
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Calado on top as weather proves tricky at Silverstone

At Silverstone this afternoon the changing weather conditions played into James Calado's hands, the Carlin driver coming home to a well-deserved win after a thrilling battle with team-mate and series leader Jean-Eric Vergne. 3rd went to early...

Thu 29 Apr 2010
Silverstone: Luiz Razia joins series
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Silverstone: Luiz Razia joins series

BRAZILIAN ACE RAZIA RACES IN BRITISH F3 Formula 1 test driver Luiz Razia is the latest young star to join the Cooper Tires British Formula 3 International Series. The 21-year-old Brazilian will make his debut this weekend (1/2 May) at...

Thu 23 Sep 2010
Series Rockingham test summary
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Series Rockingham test summary

NASR THE QUICK MAN IN ROCKINGHAM TESTS The Raikkonen Robertson Racing team enjoyed a shot in the arm at Rockingham this week, its drivers filling three of the top four slots in the final official test sessions of the Cooper Tires British ...

Sun 29 Aug 2010
Buzaid nets double pole at SnettertonHeadline
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Buzaid nets double pole at Snetterton

At Snetterton this morning Adriano Buzaid (Carlin) took advantage of the seemingly superior pace of his Dallara to snatch pole for two of this weekend's three races, heading home newly-crowned series champion Jean-Eric Vergne (Carlin) who will...

Mon 31 May 2010
Volkswagen newsletter 2010-05-30
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Volkswagen newsletter 2010-05-30

ATS Formula 3 Cup Dillmann increases championship lead Volkswagen drivers dominated the third ATS Formula 3 Cup race weekend. Tom Dillmann was the most successful driver at Hockenheim in the process. The Frenchman from team HS Technik put in a...

Tue 05 Oct 2010
F-Renault UK top three to get BF3 test
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F-Renault UK top three to get BF3 test

FORMULA RENAULT UK STARS TO ENJOY DOUBLE PRIZE TEST Organisers of the 2010 Michelin Formula Renault UK Championship confirmed that the three highest placed drivers at the end of this season will each receive a test in a British Formula 3 car,...

Sun 26 Sep 2010
Volkswagen newsletter
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Volkswagen newsletter

British Formula 3 Championship A victory and four podium places for Volkswagen drivers The season finale of the British Formula 3 Championship at Brands Hatch culminated in a success for the drivers "powered by Volkswagen". James Calado...

Sat 01 May 2010
Silverstone: Menasheh Idafar Friday report
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Silverstone: Menasheh Idafar Friday report

SILVERSTONE WEEKEND BEGINS WELL FOR NATIONAL RUNNER IDAFAR Menasheh Idafar got the second race weekend of his Cooper Tires British Formula 3 International Series career off to a great start at Silverstone's Arena Grand Prix Circuit today,...

Sat 25 Sep 2010
McKenzie fastest in Brands Hatch qualifyingHeadline
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McKenzie fastest in Brands Hatch qualifying

Changes: Robbie Kerr (2002 British F3 Champion) tested for Litespeed during the week, but decided the car was insufficiently competitive for it to be worth venturing out this weekend which meant Jay Bridger was drafted back in. However, Pietro ...

Sun 15 Aug 2010
Volkswagen newsletter 2010-08-15
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Volkswagen newsletter 2010-08-15

British Formula 3 Championship Volkswagen driver Jean-Eric Vergne is crowned champion Jean-Eric Vergne was crowned champion following his twelfth victory of the season at the eighth of ten British Formula 3 Championship race weekends. As a...

Spa: Series race 3 report
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Spa: Series race 3 report

A HAT-TRICK OF WINS AT SPA FOR VERGNE & CARLIN Championship leader Jean-Eric Vergne capped a remarkable weekend for himself and the Carlin team at Spa-Francorchamps this afternoon (Saturday) with a another fine victory in the Cooper Tires...

Mon 19 Jul 2010
Volkswagen newsletter 2010-07-18
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Volkswagen newsletter 2010-07-18

British Formula 3 Championship Vergne continues to extend lead With a victory in race one and second place in race three at Rockingham Volkswagen driver Jean-Eric Vergne from Team Carlin Motorsport defended his lead in the standings of ...

Tue 09 Mar 2010
Motul announces Motul Team West-Tec
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Motul announces Motul Team West-Tec

Motul Team West-Tec lines up on Formula 3 grid Motul Oil UK announces expansion of their sponsorship with Corby based Team West-Tec. The new agreement sees Motul Team West-Tec take to the grid for an assault on the National Class of the 2010 ...

Sat 07 Aug 2010
Carlin lockout at ThruxtonHeadline
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Carlin lockout at Thruxton

At Thruxton this morning Carlin were well and truly in charge with Championship leader Jean-Eric Vergne taking pole position for race 1 and race 3 of the weekend. Team-mate James Calado snagged 2nd on the grid for both races, and...

Wed 18 Aug 2010
Vergne crowned champion at SilverstoneHeadline
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Vergne crowned champion at Silverstone

At Silverstone this afternoon Jean-Eric Vergne (Carlin) came home to an unchallenged victory to clinch the championship with six races (and two meetings) still to go. The Red Bull backed Frenchman has been the class of the field all year and it ...

Fri 14 May 2010
Series news 2010-05-12
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Series news 2010-05-12

EURO GRAND PRIX TRACKS BECKON FOR BRITISH F3 Magny-Cours & Hockenheim provide a tough test for teams and drivers British Formula 3 teams begin a hectic spring tour of European racetracks next weekend (22/23 May) at the French Grand Prix...

Sun 02 May 2010
Volkswagen newsletter 2010-05-02
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Volkswagen newsletter 2010-05-02

British Formula 3 Championship Two victories for Volkswagen driver James Calado James Calado was the man of hour at the second race weekend of the British Formula 3 Championship at Silverstone. The 20-year-old clinched his first two pole...

Thu 29 Jul 2010
Standings after Rockingham
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Standings after Rockingham

@>International class Pos Driver Points --- ------------------------- --------- 1. Jean-Eric Vergne 199 2. Oli Webb 148 3. James Calado 115 4. Adriano Buzaid ...