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Sun 18 Sep 2005
Speed is the name and the gameHeadline

Speed is the name and the game

Scott Speed. His name says it all and the 22-year-old Californian is firmly headed for the big time in motorsports: the FIA Formula One Championship.

Fri 09 Sep 2005
Durango team wishes Monfardini the best

Durango team wishes Monfardini the best

Durango - Mellaredo, 8 September 2005 Durango Team - Ferdinando Monfardini -- With one accord, Durango Team has agreed to allow Monfardini to pursue his carrier. Durango thanks Ferdinando Monfardini, his management and his sponsors for all the...

Fri 30 Sep 2005
Rosberg snares inaugural championship in BahrainHeadline
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Rosberg snares inaugural championship in Bahrain

Nico Rosberg snared the first GP2 Series drivers' championship with the win in the first race at Bahrain International Circuit on Thursday, September 29, 2005. A remarkable accomplishment for the young Finnish-German racer, especially considering...

Fri 02 Dec 2005
Durango final winter test preview
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Durango final winter test preview

GP2 Series - Last winter test - Le Castellet 1st and 2nd december. Durango Team is going to draw up Lucas Di Grassi and Thomas Biagi at Paul Ricard. Di Grassi, Brazilian, came 3rd in the F3 Euroseries 2005 and he is the recent winner of ...

Sun 21 Aug 2005
Istanbul: Direxiv Motorsport race two report
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Istanbul: Direxiv Motorsport race two report

The Direxiv Motorsport drivers Hiroki Yoshimoto, Clivio Piccione and Olivier Pla were again left cursing their luck in Istanbul. In the first wet race of the season, Yoshimoto led and looked set for a possible victory before his BCN team failed to...

Sat 01 Oct 2005
Bahrain: Renault race report
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Bahrain: Renault race report

Jose Maria Lopez finishes in style The GP2 season wrapped up with a good performance from Argentinean RDD driver Jose Maria Lopez. He finished 4th in the Friday race after a good drive. He ends up 9th in the drivers' championship. Members of...

Thu 24 Nov 2005
Racing Engineering signs Javier Villa
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Racing Engineering signs Javier Villa

Racing Engineering confirms Javier Villa for 2006 GP2 On Monday 21st of November Racing Engineering presented Javier Villa as their driver for the 2006 GP2 season. The press conference held at the "Auditorio Principe Felipe" in Oviedo was ...

Fri 09 Sep 2005
Bahrain 2006 calendar announced

Bahrain 2006 calendar announced

BIC Unveils New International Motorsport Calendar As the temperature begins to cool down in Bahrain, activity at the Bahrain International Circuit (BIC) is heating up with the announcement of the remaining race calendar. The four International...

Fri 08 Apr 2005
Scott Speed claims GP2 #1 for iSportHeadline
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Scott Speed claims GP2 #1 for iSport

iSport International took today, with Scott Speed as the fastest driver, numbers 1 and 2 for the first season of the Formula GP2 after the qualifying session that allocated the cars' numbers for the 12 teams in the formal presentation of the ...

Mon 25 Jul 2005
Hockenheim qualifying times
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Hockenheim qualifying times

Pos Driver Team Time Gap To 1st --- -------------------- -------------------- ---------- ---------- ---------- 1. Nico Rosberg ART 1:24.691 2. Scott Speed iSport...

Sat 30 Jul 2005
Hungaroring: Direxiv Motorsport qualifying report
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Hungaroring: Direxiv Motorsport qualifying report

Direxiv Motorsport drivers Hiroki Yoshimoto, Olivier Pla and Clivio Piccione have reason to feel optimistic after qualifying at the Hungaroring. In a session that was blighted by yellow flags, BCN driver Yoshimoto recorded his second best grid...

Sat 12 Mar 2005
Second test round wraps up at Paul RicardHeadline
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Second test round wraps up at Paul Ricard

After the initial shakedown on February, the Formula GP 2 teams and drivers continued adding kilometres with the new cars during the last three days in the second full test session at Circuit Paul Ricard Hich Tech Test Track in Le Castellet, ...

Fri 04 Nov 2005
Inaugural champion Rosberg moves to F1
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Inaugural champion Rosberg moves to F1

Inaugural champ lands plum F1 drive Nico Rosberg has today been unveiled as a WilliamsF1 Team driver for the 2006 season. Nico, the inaugural GP2 series champion, is the first GP2 series driver to be confirmed for a 2006 Formula One race seat,...

Thu 24 Nov 2005
Engineer Thompson signs on with Durango
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Engineer Thompson signs on with Durango

Sean Thompson joins Durango Team Sean Thompson, a veteran race engineer, has joined Durango for the 2006 GP2 season. The English man has already done a sterling job with Fisichella Motor Sport by Durango in the Italian F3000, leading...

Wed 16 Feb 2005
Can Artam signs with iSport International
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Can Artam signs with iSport International

iSport International signs Turkish driver Can Artam' London (UK) -- Tuesday 15th February 2005 -- iSport International has announced today the signing of Turkish Driver Can Artam to race in their newly created GP2 series team. "I am thrilled...

Thu 28 Jul 2005
Giorgio Mondini joins DPR
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Giorgio Mondini joins DPR

GIORGIO MONDINI JOINS DPR It has today been announced that Italian driver, Giorgio Mondini, will be joining DPR for the remainder of the GP2 season alongside two-time race winner Olivier Pla. A request from Ryan Sharp to be released from his...

Wed 14 Sep 2005
Spa: Arden race report
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Spa: Arden race report

No points for Kovalainen despite Spa speed Heikki Kovalainen failed to score any points over the Spa weekend despite leading the first of two dramatic wet races. Unfortunately Heikki has lost the series lead to Nico Rosberg. He now trails the...

Sun 13 Nov 2005
Durango Winter test in Jerez notes
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Durango Winter test in Jerez notes

Durango - 2nd GP2 Series Winter Test - Jerez, Spain Maldonado: "Double debut for me, my first GP2 run and a new track. I wasn't intimidated from my first GP2 test; however, I admit that it took me time to get use of the new car. I'll push the...

Fri 04 Mar 2005
First test at Paul Ricard gives insight to new seriesHeadline
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First test at Paul Ricard gives insight to new series

The Formula GP2, the new category that will replace next season the F3000 in the European F1 weekends, concluded today with it first three days test session at Circuit Paul Ricard, located southern of France, where the 12 teams of the series took...

Sat 02 Jul 2005
Magny-Cours: Arden Motorsport qualifying report
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Magny-Cours: Arden Motorsport qualifying report

Heikki Kovalainen and Nicolas Lapierre will start Saturday's GP2 race in Magny-Cours from fourth and seventh places respectively, and both men are confident that they can improve on those positions in race trim. The series is getting up to speed...

Mon 05 Dec 2005
Paul Ricard two-day test best times 2005-12-01/02
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Paul Ricard two-day test best times 2005-12-01/02

Pos Driver Team Best lap ----- ----------------------- ------------------------ ---------- 1. Nelson Piquet Jr Piquet Sports 1:15.799 2. Timo Glock ART Grand Prix ...

Sat 30 Jul 2005
Hungaroring: Clivio Piccione race one report
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Hungaroring: Clivio Piccione race one report

Mechanical problems force Clivio to retire With the disqualification of ART Grand Prix cars, polesitter Nico Rosberg and teammate Alexandre Premat yesterday, Clivio gained two places to start the first race of the weekend from 12th...

Thu 29 Sep 2005
Rosberg grabs Bahrain pole
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Rosberg grabs Bahrain pole

The GP Series closes out their inaugural season with the two top drivers in the title fight taking the front row for the first race at the Bahrain International Circuit. Nico Rosberg grabbed the pole with a time of 1:44.643, just besting his top...

Sun 21 Aug 2005
Istanbul: David Price Racing race one, two report
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Istanbul: David Price Racing race one, two report

LITTLE TURKISH DELIGHT FOR DPR Fastest lap by Olivier Pla on the last lap of today's second Turkish GP2 race was an uplifting way for DPR to end what had been a frustrating weekend. Having not even completed one lap in practice due to an ...

Sat 12 Feb 2005
Sarah Kavanagh plans to compete in 2005
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Sarah Kavanagh plans to compete in 2005

Sarah Kavanagh Sets Sights On GP2 Sarah Kavanagh is hoping to inspire female race fans to support her as she takes on the toughest challenge of her motorsport career; competing in the upcoming inaugural 2005 GP2 ...

Sun 04 Dec 2005
Paul Richard test notes 2005-12-02
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Paul Richard test notes 2005-12-02

For the last winter test session, the 12 GP2 teams met at the Paul Ricard HTTT. This session allowed the GP2 Teams to work on development but mostly gave them the opportunity to test new drivers for the coming 2006 season. The 2005 Champ Car...

Thu 29 Sep 2005
Bahrain qualifying times
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Bahrain qualifying times

Pos Driver Team Time Gap To 1st --- -------------------- -------------------- ---------- ---------- ---------- 1. Nico Rosberg ART 1:44.643 2. Heikki Kovalainen Arden...

Fri 29 Jul 2005
Hungaroring: Coloni Motorsport preview
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Hungaroring: Coloni Motorsport preview

HUNGARORING - Just one week after the German Grand Prix, GP2 Series and Coloni Motorsport head to Budapest for the round 8th of the 2005 GP2 Series Hungaroring Grand Prix. The circuit is one of the favourite for ...

Sun 03 Jul 2005
Magny-Cours: Racing Engineering race one report
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Magny-Cours: Racing Engineering race one report

Neel Jani takes 5th position in Magny Cours! Thanks to Racing Engineering's Swiss driver, Neel Jani, t h e Spanish team has once more scored points. Unfortunately, Borja Garcia wasn't able to meet his goals since he experienced more bad ...

Sun 04 Dec 2005
Draco Paul Ricard test notes 2005-12-02
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Draco Paul Ricard test notes 2005-12-02

At the end of the second RST join test session, Draco will be able to choose its drivers for the incoming championship. The next common test at Paul Ricard will be conclusive to confirm the drivers for the 2006 World Series Championship. Nadia...

Mon 25 Jul 2005
Hockenheim: Direxiv Motorsport qualifying report
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Hockenheim: Direxiv Motorsport qualifying report

It was a promising qualifying session for Direxiv Motorsport drivers Clivio Piccione, Olivier Pla and Hiroki Yoshimoto at Hockenheim. David Price Racing's Pla continued his great Silverstone form by setting the fourth quickest time. Piccione ...

Sat 09 Jul 2005
Silverstone: Clivio Piccione qualifying report
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Silverstone: Clivio Piccione qualifying report

Clivio in top ten after tight Qualifying session The Qualifying session for the first race of the British GP2 race weekend at Silverstone Circuit proved a closely fought affair for Clivio Piccione with less than a tenth of a second separating...

Wed 18 May 2005
Monte Carlo: Round five preview
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Monte Carlo: Round five preview

The GP2 series arrives in Monte Carlo for Round Five of the 2005 season, with just one race to be run over the course of the weekend on Saturday at 16:00 CET. The championship standings after Barcelona see Heikki Kovalainen and Scott Speed...

Sun 04 Dec 2005
Durango Paul Ricard test notes 2005-12-01
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Durango Paul Ricard test notes 2005-12-01

Durango Team - GP2 First Day - Paul Ricard Lucas Di Grassi: It was an amusing day; Durango did a good work they allowed me to optimize my performances. I was happy to set the third quickest time of the day thanks to a car that exceeded all my ...

Sun 08 May 2005
Barcelona race 1 results
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Barcelona race 1 results

Pos Driver Team Gap --- -------------------- -------------------- ---------- 1. Gianmaria Bruni Coloni 39 laps 2. Scott Speed iSport 1.203 3. Heikki...

Wed 14 Sep 2005
Carroll survives to win shortened Spa sprintHeadline
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Carroll survives to win shortened Spa sprint

Adam Carroll won today's sprint race in the GP2 Series at Circuit de Spa-Francorchamps, which ended early on lap nine with reg flags due to a major crash involving Neel Jani and Hiroki Yoshimoto at Eau Rouge. Adam Carroll. Photo by GP2...