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Wed 30 Dec 2009
2010 British F3 Int'l Series tentative schedule
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2010 British F3 Int'l Series tentative schedule

<pre> British Formula 3 International Series Tentative Schedule Date Country Venue 03-05/04 GBR Oulton Park 01-02/05 GBR Silverstone 03-04/07 GBR Snetterton 17-18/07 GBR ...

Wed 02 Dec 2009
BF3 drivers Jerez F1 test notes 2009-12-01
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BF3 drivers Jerez F1 test notes 2009-12-01

RICCIARDO & RIVALS GET A FIRST TASTE OF F1 Reigning Cooper Tires British Formula 3 Champion Daniel Ricciardo led a six-strong squad of British F3 graduates into the Formula 1 young driver tests at the Spanish circuit of Jerez today (Tuesday), ...

Oli Webb joins Fortec for 2010
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Oli Webb joins Fortec for 2010

WEBB SIGNS TO FORTEC FOR 2010 FORMULA 3 CAMPAIGN One of Britain's brightest single-seater prospects, 18-year-old Oli Webb, has signed with the race-winning Fortec Motorsports team to contest the 2010 Cooper Tires British Formula 3 International...

Fri 20 Nov 2009
Jean Eric Vergne steps up to BF3
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Jean Eric Vergne steps up to BF3

GOOD MORNING BRITAIN ! Jean-Eric Vergne has taken a big step forward after a good season in Formula Renault 2.0 during which he fought at the front in the WEC and Eurocup Championships. Next year, he will race in the highly-competitive British...

Tue 27 Oct 2009
Van der Zande nominated for Autosport award
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Van der Zande nominated for Autosport award

Van der Zande nominated for Autosport award Renger van der Zande has been nominated for a prestigious Autosport Award. Thanks to some great performances in British F3 he has been nominated in the National Driver of the Year Category alongside...

Sat 24 Oct 2009
Adrian Quaife-Hobbs T-Sport F3 test summary
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Adrian Quaife-Hobbs T-Sport F3 test summary

SUCCESSFUL FORMULA 3 TEST FOR QUAIFE-HOBBS Formula Renault Eurocup front-runner Adrian Quaife-Hobbs tested a T-Sport Dallara VW Formula 3 car at Pembrey this week as the 18 year-old evaluates his options for 2010. The former double T-Cars ...

Thu 15 Oct 2009
Racing Steps Foundation drivers climb ladder
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Racing Steps Foundation drivers climb ladder

CLASS OF 2009 STEPS UP FOR 2010 After a second successful year of many podium results, the Racing Steps Foundation has committed to a third year with two of the beneficiaries stepping up to higher formulae. After a cracking first season in ...

Wed 07 Oct 2009
Volkswagen newsletter 2009-09-20
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Volkswagen newsletter 2009-09-20

ATS Formula 3 Cup Victory on Sunday: Laurens Vanthoor completes Volkswagen dozen No luck on Saturday but a sporty response on Sunday: Laurens Vanthoor, who has become the early champion in the ATS Formula 3 Cup with Volkswagen Power, celebrated...

Brands Hatch: Series weekend summary
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Brands Hatch: Series weekend summary

RICCIARDO & CHILTON CLAIM FINAL-MEETING VICTORIES New champion and his team-mate are the men on top at Brands Hatch The Cooper Tires British Formula 3 season was concluded in some style at Brands Hatch today (Sun), with race wins for Carlin ...

Fri 02 Oct 2009
Corby: T-Sport weekend summary
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Corby: T-Sport weekend summary

ROCKINGHAM PODIUM FOR ADRIANO BUZAID Brackley, UK -- 2 June 2009: T-Sport's Adriano Buzaid took a podium finish in the second of the British F3 races at Rockingham, rounding off a challenging weekend for the Brackley-based squad. Both ...

Corby: Manor Motorsport weekend summary
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Corby: Manor Motorsport weekend summary

SECOND F3 PODIUM OF SEASON FOR MANOR MOTORSPORT ACE MERHI Dinnington-based Formula 3 Euroseries squad Manor Motorsport celebrated a double points finish for exciting young driver Roberto Merhi at the EuroSpeedway Lausitz in Germany over the ...

Corby: Series Sunday notes
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Corby: Series Sunday notes

TANDY & ERICSSON ROCK TO THE TOP IN BRITISH F3 The Cooper Tires British Formula 3 International Series welcomed two new race winners this afternoon (Sun) at Rockingham, Nick Tandy claiming an emotional maiden victory in the day's first race and...

Volkswagen newsletter 2009-05-31
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Volkswagen newsletter 2009-05-31

Formula 3 Euro Series Jean Karl Vernay clinches podium place at EuroSpeedway Lausitz With a third-place finish in Saturday's race at the EuroSpeedway Lausitz Jean Karl Vernay was the most successful driver "powered by Volkswagen" on the second...

Standings after Corby
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Standings after Corby

@>International class Pos Driver Points --- ------------------------- --------- 1. Daniel Ricciardo 76 2. Nick Tandy 61 3. Daisuke Nakajima 56 4. Max Chilton ...

Ericsson wins on comeback at Rockingham
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Ericsson wins on comeback at Rockingham

At Rockingham this afternoon, series returnee Marcus Ericsson (Raikkonen Robertson Racing) claimed his first-ever British F3 victory ahead of Henry Arundel (Carlin Motorsport) and Adriano Buzaid (T-Sport). The National Class was won by Daniel ...

Corby: Round 6 race results
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Corby: Round 6 race results

Pos Driver Team Car Time/Gap --- ---------------------- ------------------------- ------------------ ---------- 1. Marcus Ericsson Double R Dallara-Mercedes ...

Emotional win for Tandy at Rockingham
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Emotional win for Tandy at Rockingham

At Rockingham this morning JTR's Nick Tandy scored an emotional victory in the latest round of the British F3 International Series. With team founder Joe Tandy, Nick's brother, having died in a road accident less than a fortnight ago, and his ...

Rockingham: Round 5 race results
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Rockingham: Round 5 race results

Pos Driver Team Car Time/Gap --- ---------------------- ------------------------- ------------------ ---------- 1. Nick Tandy JTR Mygale-Mercedes ...

Comeback Kid Ericsson on Rockingham pole
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Comeback Kid Ericsson on Rockingham pole

This afternoon at Rockingham, returnee Marcus Ericsson (Raikkonen Robertson Racing) scored pole position in his second session of the day. The Swede, who is currently leading the Japanese F3 championship, made it perfectly clear why...

Corby: Round 6 qualifying times
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Corby: Round 6 qualifying times

Pos Driver Team Car Time To 1st Gap --- ---------------------- ------------------------- ------------------ ---------- ------- ------- 1. Marcus Ericsson Double R ...

Ricciardo claims first F3 pole at Rockingham
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Ricciardo claims first F3 pole at Rockingham

After the loss in a road accident of Joe Tandy, boss of JTR, it was a somewhat subdued F3 circus that reconvened at Rockingham for rounds 5 and 6 of this year's British series. However, there was racing to be done, and the cars duly took to the ...

Corby: Round 5 qualifying times
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Corby: Round 5 qualifying times

Pos Driver Team Car Time To 1st Gap --- ---------------------- ------------------------- ------------------ ---------- ------- ------- 1. Daniel Ricciardo Carlin ...

Volkswagen newsletter 2009-06-07
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Volkswagen newsletter 2009-06-07

ATS Formula 3 Cup Victories for Dusseldorp and Vanthoor Resounding success for Volkswagen at the third round of the ATS Formula 3 Cup at Hockenheim: With Stef Dusseldorp (NL) and Laurens Vanthoor (B) coming first, drivers of Dallara Volkswagen...

Hockenheimring: Series Sunday notes
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Hockenheimring: Series Sunday notes

GRUBMULLER ON TOP AT LAST FOR HITECH Walter Grubmuller, the most experienced competitor in the Cooper Tires British Formula 3 International Series, broke his duck today (Sun) at Hockenheim, leading the championship's eighth round from pole ...

Standings after Hockenheimring
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Standings after Hockenheimring

@>International class Pos Driver Points --- ------------------------- --------- 1. Daniel Ricciardo 89 2. Walter Grubmüller 74 3. Nick Tandy 68 4. Marcus Ericsson ...

Grubmuller takes maiden win at Hockenheim
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Grubmuller takes maiden win at Hockenheim

Today at Hockenheim Walter Grubmuller (Hitech Racing) finally snatched the victory that he'd been after for the last two and half years with a superb lights-to-flag win ahead of team-mate Renger van der Zande. In and incident packed race, Robert...

Hockenheimring: Round 8 race results
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Hockenheimring: Round 8 race results

Pos Car Driver Nat Chassis Engine Lap/Gap Winner --- --- ---------------------------- ----- ---------------- ------------ ---------- ------ 1. 13 Walter Grubmuller AUT Dallara F308 ...

Hockenheimring: Series Saturday notes
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Hockenheimring: Series Saturday notes

ERICSSON IS THE HOCKENHEIM HERO Marcus Ericsson scored his second successive victory in the Cooper Tires British Formula 3 International Series this afternoon (Sat), leading virtually all the way from the start of the championship's seventh ...

Ericsson wins again at Hockenheim
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Ericsson wins again at Hockenheim

At Hockenheim this afternoon, Marcus Ericsson (Raikkonen Robertson Racing) took another impressive victory, this time holding off the doggedly determined Renger van der Zande (Hitech Racing) all the way to the chequered flag. In 3rd, after a long...

Hockenheimring: Round 7 race results
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Hockenheimring: Round 7 race results

Pos Car Driver Nat Chassis Engine Lap/Gap Winner --- --- ---------------------------- ----- ---------------- ------------ ---------- ------ 1. 16 Marcus Ericsson SWE Dallara F308 ...

Grubmuller heads Hitech front row at Hockenheim
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Grubmuller heads Hitech front row at Hockenheim

Proving that local knowledge can be very useful to a racing driver, Walter Grubmuller (Hitech Racing) snatched pole in the closing seconds of qualifying at Hockenheim this morning. He edged out his team-mate, Renger van der Zande, who in turn had...

Hockenheimring: Round 8 qualifying times
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Hockenheimring: Round 8 qualifying times

Pos Driver Nat Chassis Engine Time Gap To 1st Pole --- ------------------------- ----- ---------------- ------------ --------- ------- ------- ---- 1. Walter Grubmuller AUT Dallara F308 ...

Van der Zande's local knowledge lands Hockenheim pole
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Van der Zande's local knowledge lands Hockenheim pole

Changes: Robert Wickens (Carlin Motorsport) has stepped into the gap left by the departure of Oliver Oakes, so with the Canadian in for this event only, there are now two RedBull backed drivers in the Carlin camp. Otherwise, everyone is...

Hockenheimring: Round 7 qualifying times
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Hockenheimring: Round 7 qualifying times

Pos Driver Team Car Time To 1st Gap --- ---------------------- -------------------- -------------------- ---------- ------- ------- 1. Renger van der Zande Hitech ...

Philip Major joins Carlin Motorsport
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Philip Major joins Carlin Motorsport

Canadian driver anxious to compete at next event OTTAWA, ON - Majorspeed.com driver Philip Major has finally gotten the call that most drivers dream about. Carlin Motorsport, clearly one of the top teams in European motorsport, has called on ...

Snetterton: Series preview
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Snetterton: Series preview

RICCIARDO PLANS ON RETURN TO VICTORY LANE Snetterton test ahead for Carlin's championship-leading driver Championship leader Daniel Ricciardo will be bidding to get back on to the top step of the Cooper Tires British F3 podium next weekend ...