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Mon 30 Jun 2003
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 27 May 2003
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 ...

Mon 05 May 2003
Alan van der Merwe Croft race report
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Alan van der Merwe Croft race report

Continued victory for van der Merwe extends his championship lead. Super South African Alan van der Merwe took a sensational win in the sixth round of the British Formula Three championship at Croft to further extend his lead in the drivers' ...

Will Davison Croft race report
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Will Davison Croft race report

Aussie stars at Croft; takes first win on UK soil for round five. Aussie racing young gun Will Davison has stamped his authority as a genuine contender for the British Formula 3 Championship after he blitzed the field and took his first win in...

Sun 20 Apr 2003
Snetterton starting grid round four
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Snetterton starting grid round four

British Formula Three Qualifying, Round 4, Snetterton 19th April 2003 Pos Driver Time ------- ----------------------- -------- 1 Alan van der Merwe 1:01.678 2 Nelson Piquet Jnr 1:01.783 3 ...

van der Merwe sweeps pole positions at SnettertonHeadline
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van der Merwe sweeps pole positions at Snetterton

Alan van der Merwe secured a brace of pole positions at Snetterton for rounds three and four of the British Formula Three Championship. He took pole position in the first qualifying session earlier in the day and then repeated the feat in the ...

Mon 14 Jul 2003
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 ...

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...

Tue 13 May 2003
Knockhill round eight race results
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Knockhill round eight race results

Pos Car Driver Nat Chassis/Engine Time --- --- -------------------- ----- --------------------------- ---------- 1. 33 Nelson Piquet Jr. BRA Dallara F303 Mugen-Honda 21 laps 2. 4 Jamie Green ...

Fri 10 Jan 2003
Will Davison signs with Alan Docking for 2003
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Will Davison signs with Alan Docking for 2003

Top British drive for young Aussie racer and Grand Prix Ambassador Will Davison. New Foster's Australian Grand Prix ambassador Will Davison has scored a prized international drive for 2003. Davison, 20, of Melbourne, will race in the British...

Tue 30 Sep 2003
Robert Doornbos Brands Hatch report
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Robert Doornbos Brands Hatch report

Robert Doornbos, regular in the new F3 Euro Series with Team Ghinzani and lying ninth in the highly-competitive standings, made his return to the British series this weekend at Brands Hatch, for the finale appointment of the season. Last 17th...

Sun 23 Nov 2003
Brands Hatch round 23 qualifying report
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Brands Hatch round 23 qualifying report

Changes - Rounds 23 & 24: Robert Doornbos was back in British F3 after his previous outing with Menu Motorsport at Spa. He must have liked racing for them. Meanwhile Lewis Hamilton is making his racing debut for Manor Motorsport after a ...

Sat 31 May 2003
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 ...

Mon 05 May 2003
Croft round five race results
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Croft round five race results

2003 Avon Tyres British Formula Three Championship Round 5, Croft, North Yorkshire, May 3rd/4th Race Results <pre> 1st - No. 1, Will Davison, AUS, Alan Docking Racing, Dallara F303 Mugen-Honda, 17 laps, 21:34.629, Championship Class ...

Davison dominated round five at Croft
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Davison dominated round five at Croft

Will Davison dominantly won round five of the British Formula Three Champsionship at Croft circuit with a lights-to-flag victory. The win was his first in the series and gave the Australian driver some much-needed confidence in this early part of...

Croft round five qualifying results
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Croft round five qualifying results

2003 Avon Tyres British Formula Three Championship Round 5, Croft, North Yorkshire, May 3rd/4th Qualifying Times <pre> 1st - No. 1, Will Davison, AUS, Alan Docking Racing, Dallara F303 Mugen-Honda, 1:15.232, Championship Class Pole 2nd -...

Tue 22 Apr 2003
Ralt 2003 progress report
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Ralt 2003 progress report

Ralt progress in British F3 Championship Ralt Engineering is confident the Ralt Mugen Honda F303 run by Diamond Racing for Australian Will Power will show improved performance as the British F3 Championship progresses. The feed-back the team...

Mon 24 Feb 2003
Carlin Motorsport Circuit des Ales test summary
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Carlin Motorsport Circuit des Ales test summary

Test success for Alan van der Merwe and the Carlin Motorsport team. Alan van der Merwe and the Carlin Motorsport team spent four days (19-22 February) testing at the new Circuit des Ales in Southern France last week. The team and Alan planned...

Tue 15 Jul 2003
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...

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, ...

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...

Wed 07 May 2003
Croft round six race report
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Croft round six race report

Race Report - Round 6: Weather: Mild, broken cloud. The start of Round 6 was somewhat delayed, largely because the earlier Mini and TVR races had caused as much chaos as usual. Anyway, somewhat later than planned, the field lined up, without...

Croft round five race report
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Croft round five race report

Race Report - Round 5: Weather: Mild, broken cloud. There was drama even before the green light. Alex Pozzobon (Essencial Motorsport) was unable to take the start. The explanation from his team boss was quite simple: "Engine is brokken! Race is...

Wed 01 Oct 2003
Brands Hatch round 24 race results
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Brands Hatch round 24 race results

Pos Car Driver Nat Chassis/Engine Time --- --- -------------------- ----- --------------------------- ---------- 1. 33 Nelson Piquet Jr. * BRA Dallara F303 Mugen-Honda 16:05.169 2. 11 Robert Doornbos...

Mon 01 Sep 2003
Spa round 20 qualifying results
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Spa round 20 qualifying results

Pos Car Driver Nat Chassis/Engine Time Gap To 1st Pole --- --- -------------------- ----- --------------------------- --------- ------- ------- ---- 1. 11 Robert Doornbos NED Dallara F303 Opel Spiess...

Mon 05 May 2003
Croft round six victory to van der Merwe
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Croft round six victory to van der Merwe

Alan van der Merwe further extended his championship lead with a convincing victory in round six of the British Formula Three Championship. The South African driver qualified in pole position, led every lap and set the fastest lap time on the way...

Wed 30 Apr 2003
Will Davison Croft review
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Will Davison Croft review

Next stop: Croft. Davison aims for strong result in British F3 rounds five and six. Australian Formula 3 racer Will Davison heads to Croft this weekend for the fifth and sixth rounds of the British Formula 3 Championship keen to put a tough ...

Wed 23 Apr 2003
Scott Speed Snetterton race report
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Scott Speed Snetterton race report

Scott Speed scores first top 10-finish. NORICH, England (April 20) -- The promising driving career of American newcomer Scott Speed reached another level with his first Top 10 finish of his young British F3 career with a ninth place result in...

Tue 22 Apr 2003
Alan van der Merwe Snetterton race report
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Alan van der Merwe Snetterton race report

Alan van der Merwe dominates at Snetterton. Alan van der Merwe scored a fantastic double victory at Snetterton on Sunday. The Carlin Motorsport star dominated qualifying and both races to score two emphatic wins and extend his championship lead...

Fri 18 Apr 2003
Jamie Green nabs pole at Donington
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Jamie Green nabs pole at Donington

Jamie Green, fresh from achieving pole position for round 1, secured a brace of poles with another fine performance in qualifying for round 2. The weather conditions were again sunny and dry although the track had become a little slower since the...

Tue 14 Oct 2003
Van der Merwe test WSF Nissan at Valencia
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Van der Merwe test WSF Nissan at Valencia

Alan van der Merwe on the pace in Nissan test at Valencia. Alan van der Merwe, winner of the F3 British Championship made his debut in a World Series Nissan car with team Carlin Motorsport at Valencia in Spain last Tuesday (7th October). The ...

Wed 01 Oct 2003
Carlin Motorsport comfirms Clivio Piccione for 2004
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Carlin Motorsport comfirms Clivio Piccione for 2004

Monegasque Clivio Piccione will drive for championship winning team Carlin Motorsport in next year's British Formula Three Championship in a bid to win the prestigious title. Team boss Trevor Carlin is delighted to have Clivio driving for his ...

Fri 18 Jul 2003
Oulton Park round 14 race report
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Oulton Park round 14 race report

Race Report - Round 14: Weather: Very hot, sunny. Round 14, having been increased to 14 laps, was now reduced to its original 12, with a suggestion that it might be reduced even further to 8 if things didn't go well at the start. The trouble was...

Tue 13 May 2003
Knockhill round seven qualifying times
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Knockhill round seven qualifying times

Pos Car Driver Nat Chassis/Engine Time Gap To 1st Pole --- --- -------------------- ----- --------------------------- --------- ------- ------- ---- 1. 9 Clivio Piccione MON Dallara F303 Mugen-Honda...

Sun 20 Apr 2003
Snetterton Friday test session times
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Snetterton Friday test session times

Pos Driver Time Laps ------- ----------------------- -------- --------- 1. Alan van der Merwe 1:01.989 54 2. Richard Antinucci 1:02.106 69 3. Robert Dahlgren 1:02.106 ...

Sat 29 Mar 2003
Racers aim for the Rockingham oval
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Racers aim for the Rockingham oval

Race has potential to be 'Fastest Single Seater Race in UK' this year. A round of the 2003 British Formula Three Championship may become the fastest single-seater motor race in the UK this year, if plans go ahead to run a round of the series on...