Weather: Windy, changeable, dry track.
After the mayhem during Round 21, Adam Smith (Alan Docking Racing) was a
non-starter, because the team didn't have enough parts left to fix the car
after it was taken out of contention by...
Pos Car Driver Nat Chassis/Engine Time Gap To 1st Pole
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1. 33 Nelson A. Piquet BRA Dallara F304 Mugen-Honda...
Weather: Dry, sunny.
After a somewhat eventful morning, the 21st round of the 2004 British
Formula Three Championship finally got underway a little late on Saturday
afternoon. And the result - the minute the starting gantry lights...
Changes and Additions:
At Spa, despite the fact that this was billed as the FIA F3 European Cup,
there was a distinct shortage of entries. Of the various foreign
competitors invited to take part, only the Opel Signature Plus team, of
Spa Showdown for Piquet, Rossiter and Carroll
The Avon Tyres British Formula Three Championship heads to Spa
Francorchamps in Belgium next weekend with the possibility that Nelson
Piquet Jr can emulate Michael Schumacher and seal the title at...
Second qualifying at Thruxton should have seen Monaco's Clivio Piccione
put his Carlin Motorsport Dallara on pole position, or at least on the
front row for the second of Monday's British Formula Three Championship
rounds at Thruxton. However, ...
The weekend started well for Monaco's Clivio Piccione, the Carlin
Motorsport driver qualifying in the top three for the first of the
weekend's two British Formula Three Championship rounds. It takes a
great deal of talent, and also raw courage to...
Di Grassi does the double at Thruxton
Lucas Di Grassi took his second race win of the day, taking victory from
Nelson Piquet Jr and Rob Austin round 20 of the Avon Tyres British
Formula Three Championship at Thruxton in Hampshire.
Di Grassi takes first F3 win as Lewis takes Scholarship title
Brazilian Lucas Di Grassi took his first race win of the season in round
19 of the Avon Tyres British Formula Three Championship at Thruxton this
morning. Ryan Lewis finally put the...
Weather: Windy, changeable, dry track.
Before we even started this race, we were down a Scholarship Class runner
after Vas Calasan (Promatecme F3) crawled over the finish line at the end
of Round 19 earlier in the day, the engine in...
Weather: Cloudy, strong winds, dry.
Round 19 of the British Formula Three series was always likely to be an
interesting event, with an awful lot of people seemingly feeling they had a
point to prove. For example, there was Rob...
Di Grassi takes pole for race two at Thruxton
Brazilian Lucas Di Grassi took pole position by the narrowest of margins
for round 20 of the Avon Tyres British Formula Three Championship at
Thruxton in Hampshire this afternoon. Series leader...
Rossiter banks pole early in rain affected session
James Rossiter managed to bank and early flying lap to snatch pole
position for round 19 of the Avon Tyres British F3 Championship at
Thruxton this afternoon. The Fortec Motorsport driver was...
Karun Chandhok (T-Sport) has now gone AWOL from the Championship Class in a
rather unexpected outbreak of the well-known golden rule - as in, he who
has the gold, makes the rules. His sponsors have decided they want to place
Weather: Windy. Dry. Damp track.
After the morning's session, it was to be hoped we could get through this
without interruptions from the weather gods, who really seem to have taken
exception to British F3 this year. Perhaps...
Avila completes second British F3 test
For the second time in a fortnight, Macau-based Asian champion
Rodolfo Avila successfully completed his second test with
leading British Formula 3 team Carlin Motorsport. A full
programme had been laid out...
Rivals hoping to close the gap on Piquet
Rounds 19 and 20 of the Avon Tyres British Formula Three Championship
take place at Thruxton in Hampshire this weekend (August 29/30).
Brazilian Nelson Piquet Jr extended his lead in the championship...
Monaco's Clivio Piccione was back in action in British Formula Three this
weekend, after his recent trip to the Netherlands for the Marlboro Masters.
Four days later the F3 circus reconvened at Silverstone, for Rounds 17 and
If the first race of the day was pretty dull, to say nothing of
predictable, this one was anything but. In fact, it might well be the
weirdest F3 race some of us have ever seen. The reason for the...