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Wed 16 Jul 2003
Oulton Park round 14 qualifying report
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Oulton Park round 14 qualifying report

Qualifying Report - Round 14: Weather: Hot, sunny. The afternoon session was hotter than ever, with the temperature soaring into the high 20s, and it would certainly slow the cars down from their morning pace. Karun Chandhok (T-Sport), Will ...

Oulton Park round 13 qualifying report
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Oulton Park round 13 qualifying report

Changes: Pay attention please. This is going to get rather complicated. Promatecme F3 are back, with Fairuz Fauzy in the number 8 car, after he vacated his slot at Team SYR. This apparently left his brother, Farriz Fauzy, with no option but to...

Tue 15 Jul 2003
Van der Merwe Oulton Park race report
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Van der Merwe Oulton Park race report

South African, Alan van der Merwe scores two more championship victories Alan van der Merwe just can't stop winning! The South African star romped home to record two sensational wins in the British Formula Three Championship at Oulton Park on...

Oulton Park round 13 qualifying times
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Oulton Park round 13 qualifying times

Pos Car Driver Nat Chassis/Engine Time Gap To 1st Pole --- --- -------------------- ----- --------------------------- --------- ------- ------- ---- 1. 33 Nelson Piquet Jr. BRA Dallara F303 Mugen-Honda...

Mon 14 Jul 2003
Oulton Park round 14 qualifying times
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Oulton Park round 14 qualifying times

Pos Car Driver Nat Chassis/Engine Time Gap To 1st Pole --- --- -------------------- ----- --------------------------- --------- ------- ------- ---- 1. 33 Nelson Piquet Jr. BRA Dallara F303 Mugen-Honda...

Oulton Park Jesper Carlsen preview
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Oulton Park Jesper Carlsen preview

The Danish driver who ran for half a season last year in British F3 is back with Team SYR for this weekends F3-racing action at Oulton Park Denmark's Jesper Carlsen who was forced to miss the latest rounds of the 2002 Avon Tyres British Formula...

Oulton Park Will Davison preview
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Oulton Park Will Davison preview

Aussie Formula 3 ace aims at getting season back on track AFTER one of the most difficult weekends of his racing career at Castle Combe, Australian Formula 3 ace Will Davison has high hopes for an improvement in results in rounds 13 and 14 of the...

Alan van der Merwe dominates at the mid season marker
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Alan van der Merwe dominates at the mid season marker

South African rising star Alan van der Merwe (Carlin Motorsport) has totally dominated the first half of this season's British Formula Three championship and after five superb wins leads the series by a impressive 64 points. The ...

Will Davison Oulton Park race report
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Will Davison Oulton Park race report

Australian Will Davison continues to fly the Southern Cross in the British Formula 3 Championship after another solid haul of championship points at Oulton Park on the weekend. The 20-year-old from Melbourne ended rounds 13 and 14 of ...

Standings after Oulton Park
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Standings after Oulton Park

Championship Class: Pos Driver Points --- ------------------------------ --------------- 1. Alan van der Merwe 216 points 2. Jamie Green 133 points 3. Nelson Piquet Jr.

Oulton Park round 14 race results
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Oulton Park round 14 race results

Pos Car Driver Nat Chassis/Engine Time --- --- -------------------- ----- --------------------------- ---------- 1. 21 Alan van der Merwe ZA Dallara F303 Mugen-Honda 12 laps 2. 12 Adam Carroll ...

Oulton Park round 13 race results
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Oulton Park round 13 race results

Pos Car Driver Nat Chassis/Engine Time --- --- -------------------- ----- --------------------------- ---------- 1. 21 Alan van der Merwe* ZA Dallara F303 Mugen-Honda 17 laps 2. 17 Danny Watts ...

Mon 30 Jun 2003
Standings after Castle Combe
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Standings after Castle Combe

Championship Class: Pos Driver Points --- ------------------------------ --------------- 1. Alan van der Merwe 175 points 2. Jamie Green 110 points 3. Nelson Piquet Jr.

Castle Combe round 12 race results
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Castle Combe round 12 race results

Pos Car Driver Nat Chassis/Engine Time --- --- -------------------- ----- --------------------------- ---------- 1. 17 Danny Watts* GBR Dallara F303 Renault Sodemo 16 laps 2. 6 Robert Dahlgren...

Castle Combe round 11 report
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Castle Combe round 11 report

Changes: There were a lot of changes at Castle Combe. Perhaps it was just down to Midsummer madness - more likely, in the case of Promatecme F3, it was down to a combination of budget problems and mid-season disillusionment. Christian England...

Castle Combe round 12 race report
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Castle Combe round 12 race report

Although the weather had held so far, it was becoming ominously dark as the clock ticked round towards the start of Round 12. The weather forecast had suggested that there would be thunderstorms during the afternoon, and it began to look as if it...

Tue 24 Jun 2003
Will Davison Castle Combe race report
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Will Davison Castle Combe race report

Tough qualifying session plots weekend for Aussie F3 racer Australian international Will Davison has had a weekend he'd rather forget in the British Formula 3 Championship in rounds 11 and 12 of the series at Castle Combe in the England. The...

Billy Asaro Castle Combe race report
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Billy Asaro Castle Combe race report

Asaro still smiling after forgettable outing June 23, 2003 (Toronto, Canada): Billy Asaro remains positive and optimistic today following one of his worst ever race weekends. In a pair of British Formula Three Championship races at Castle Comb...

Mon 23 Jun 2003
Van der Merwe Castle Combe report
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Van der Merwe Castle Combe report

One year on and still winning Twelve months after his first victory in the British Formula Three championship, Alan van der Merwe was victorious at the circuit of his maiden triumph, piloting his Carlin Motorsport Dallara to a brilliant win at...

Castle Combe round 11 race results
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Castle Combe round 11 race results

Pos Car Driver Nat Chassis/Engine Time --- --- -------------------- ----- --------------------------- ---------- 1. 21 Alan van der Merwe* ZA Dallara F303 Mugen-Honda 23 laps 2. 12 Adam Carroll ...

Sat 31 May 2003
Silverstone round ten race report
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Silverstone round ten race report

Weather: Cloudy, cool, dry. This got interesting very quickly. Nelson Piquet was on pole, in his Piquet Sports run Dallara, but with series leader Alan van der Merwe (Carlin Motorsport) alongside him, he couldn't afford to make any mistakes.

Silverstone round nine race report
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Silverstone round nine race report

Weather: Cold, windy. As the field lined up to take the start there were a number of question marks hanging over the field. The main ones were; would Nelson Piquet Junior (Piquet Sports) be able to get it off the line in an orderly manner, given...

Silverstone round 10 qualifying report
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Silverstone round 10 qualifying report

Weather: very changeable. The weather was looking suspiciously as if it might be about to take a turn for the worse in the next 30-minutes. As a result there was a rush to get out on the track and try and set a time while the rain held off. As...

Silverstone round 9 qualifying report
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Silverstone round 9 qualifying report

Weather: very changeable. Changes: The Performance Racing duo of Justin Sherwood and Jesse Mason returned to the Scholarship Class, as did Sergio Hernandez, from Azteca Motorsport. In addition, Billy Asaro was driving the Lola-Dome for ...

Wed 28 May 2003
Will Davison Silverstone race report
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Will Davison Silverstone race report

Solid Silverstone for Davison in British F3 More championship points for Australian in competitive series Rounds nine and ten of the British Formula 3 Championship have landed Australian racer Will Davison another solid point-scoring weekend, ...

Tue 27 May 2003
Standings after Silverstone
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Standings after Silverstone

Championship Class: Pos Driver Points --- ------------------------------ --------------- 1. Alan van der Merwe 145 points 2. Jamie Green 105 points 3. Nelson Piquet Jr.

Silverstone round ten race results
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Silverstone round ten race results

Pos Car Driver Nat Chassis/Engine Time --- --- -------------------- ----- --------------------------- ---------- 1. 21 Alan van der Merwe* ZA Dallara F303 Mugen-Honda 15 laps 2. 3 Richard Antinucci...

Silverstone round nine race results
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Silverstone round nine race results

Pos Car Driver Nat Chassis/Engine Time --- --- -------------------- ----- --------------------------- ---------- 1. 33 Nelson Piquet Jr.* BRA Dallara F303 Mugen-Honda 15 laps 2. 12 Adam Carroll ...

Van der Merwe Silverstone report
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Van der Merwe Silverstone report

Alan van der Merwe returns to the top of the podium Alan van der Merwe (Carlin Motorsport) returned with his winning ways with an utterly dominant display at the Silverstone grand prix circuit in round 10 of the British Formula Three...

Silverstone round ten qualifying times
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Silverstone round ten qualifying times

Pos Car Driver Nat Chassis/Engine Time Gap To 1st Pole --- --- -------------------- ----- --------------------------- --------- ------- ------- ---- 1. 33 Nelson Piquet JR. BRA Dallara F303 Mugen-Honda...

Silverstone round nine qualifying times
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Silverstone round nine qualifying times

Pos Car Driver Nat Chassis/Engine Time Gap To 1st Pole --- --- -------------------- ----- --------------------------- --------- ------- ------- ---- 1. 33 Nelson Piquet JR. BRA Dallara F303 Mugen-Honda...

Thu 22 May 2003
Scott Speed Silverstone preview
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Scott Speed Silverstone preview

HIGHLIGHTS: * In the United States, it's known as Memorial Day Weekend, but in Great Britain it's the three-day Spring Bank Holiday celebration where American racing newcomer, Scott Speed, will participate in the British Formula 3 Circuit's...

Sat 17 May 2003
Knockhill round eight qualifying report
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Knockhill round eight qualifying report

Weather: windy, very cold. The weather didn't improve any during the lunch break, which meant more cold, blustery winds, making the seagulls fly backwards. It was a two-cup of coffee sort of day (take two cups of coffee, grasp one in...

Thu 15 May 2003
Knockhill round eight race report
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Knockhill round eight race report

Weather: Windy, cold, cloudy. With Nelson Piquet Jr. (Piquet Sports) and Richard Antinucci (Carlin Motorsport) sharing the front row of the grid, the paddock was full of people who were certain that Antinucci would emerge the winner. However, ...

Knockhill round seven race report
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Knockhill round seven race report

Weather: Cold, windy, big black clouds. Knockhill is a very short circuit, with a tight hairpin bend (Taylors) just before the start/finish line. It also goes up and down a lot, the only flat bit of the grid being pole position. Everyone else is...

Knockhill round seven qualifying report
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Knockhill round seven qualifying report

News and Changes: The RACMSA heard the appeal against the disqualification from Round 1 of Carlin Motorsport drivers' Richard Antinucci and Jamie Green. The result of the appeal was that both drivers were reinstated and thus Alan van der Merwe's...