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Wed 01 Nov 2006
ART Grand Prix on Steeve Marcel's death

ART Grand Prix on Steeve Marcel's death

Steeve Marcel The GP2 series is saddened to hear of the passing last night of Steeve Marcel, 32, who had been battling with cancer. Steeve engineered Nico Rosberg and ART Grand Prix to their double championship win in the inaugural year of the...

Mon 10 Apr 2006
Valencia: Luna Rossa visits Trident Racing
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Valencia: Luna Rossa visits Trident Racing

Luna Rossa host of Trident Racing Today the scuderia Trident Racing received a visit from the boys of Luna Rossa Challenge 2007, the Italian most credited challenger to the next prestigious America's Cup, so twenty sailors had the chance ...

Mon 27 Nov 2006
McLaren chooses Hamilton to race in 2007Headline
F1

McLaren chooses Hamilton to race in 2007

As had already been anticipated for some time, McLaren Mercedes today announced that Lewis Hamilton would be joining Fernando Alonso as the second McLaren race driver for the 2007 Formula One world championship challenge. Lewis ...

Sat 11 Nov 2006
Trident Racing signs Kohei Hirate
GP2

Trident Racing signs Kohei Hirate

Trident Racing signed the Toyota driver Kohei Hirate for the 2007 GP2 Series The Japanese driver Kohei Hirate, selected by Toyota for its Toyota Drivers Program (TDP), has been chosen by Trident Racing for the 2007 GP2 Series campaign. Hirate,...

Wed 05 Jul 2006
GP2 season ending charity event, awards ceremony news

GP2 season ending charity event, awards ceremony news

GP2 Series announces Season Ending Charity Event GP2 Series 2006 Prize Giving Ceremony featuring 5th Annual Winning Attitudes Awards The GP2 series and Gonzalo Rodriguez Memorial Foundation (GRMF) today announces the continuation of their ...

Sat 05 Aug 2006
Piquet gets Hungaroring pole as Hamilton spins
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Piquet gets Hungaroring pole as Hamilton spins

Brazilean racer Nelson A. Piquet took the pole position for race one of the GP2 Series on the Hungaroring circuit in Budapest, Hungary. Jose Maria Lopez from Super Nova came up in second place followed by Michael Ammermuller for Arden ...

Wed 29 Mar 2006
DAMS team Barcelona test 2006-03-29
GP2

DAMS team Barcelona test 2006-03-29

Franck Perera and DAMS left Barcelona race track with a new lap record for GP2 series, more than 3 seconds under 2005 pole position. Ferdinando Monfardini takes 11th place. Eric Boullier, Technical & Managing Director : "We were ...

Thu 30 Mar 2006
Barcelona test report 2006-03-29
GP2

Barcelona test report 2006-03-29

Perera tops Barcelona test Franck Perera has finished the third pre-season test of the 2006 GP2 series with the fastest overall laptime. The French Dams driver posted his time early on the morning of the second day of running to push iSport ...

Sun 10 Dec 2006
Pantano wins Monza race oneHeadline
GP2

Pantano wins Monza race one

While both title contenders, Nelson A. Piquet and Lewis Hamilton, were keeping an eye on each other to take second and third at the chequered flag, Giorgio Pantano was able to claim the victory in race one of the GP2 Series final round in Monza,...

Tue 21 Mar 2006
Lopez sets new lap record in Paul Ricard
GP2

Lopez sets new lap record in Paul Ricard

Argentinean José María López clocked a new lap record in the final test day for the GP2 Series at Circuit Paul Ricard Hich Tech Test Track leaving right behind him Nelson A.Piquet and Lewis Hamilton. In another journey of colder conditions...

Fri 31 Mar 2006
Durango Barcelona test 2006-03-30
GP2

Durango Barcelona test 2006-03-30

Durango has today concluded its before last test waiting for the big start of the real Championship that will take place on Spanish land in Valencia on April the 8th. During this two day test the Team has concentrated on looking for new set ups by...

Sun 10 Dec 2006
Patrizi to test DPR at Paul Ricard
GP2

Patrizi to test DPR at Paul Ricard

PATRIZI TO BECOME FIRST AUSTRALIAN TO DRIVE A GP2 CAR IN TEST FOR DPR NEXT WEEK -- Becomes first Australian to drive a GP2 car, the feeder category to Formula One -- Will be joined at DPR by Bruno Senna, nephew of three-time F1 world champion...

Tue 01 Aug 2006
Hockenheimring: Durango race one, two report
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Hockenheimring: Durango race one, two report

Meteo: Sun shining It has been a problematic week-end for Durango Team. The staff thought to have left mechanic problems, causing the lost of many potential good results, behind shoulders after Magny-Cours race,...

Sat 04 Feb 2006
Hamilton lands ART GP seat for 2006Headline
GP2

Hamilton lands ART GP seat for 2006

Lewis Hamilton, perhaps the youngest British driver with a chance to compete in Formula One in the near future, will compete in the GP2 Series in 2006 as the second driver of the champion team, ART Grand Prix. Lewis Hamilton. Photo by...

Sun 10 Dec 2006
Istanbul: Adam Carroll race one report
GP2

Istanbul: Adam Carroll race one report

CARROLL 6TH IN TURKISH SAUNA Great Britain's Adam Carroll finished 6th in the GP2 feature race in the unbearable heat of Istanbul. It means the Racing Engineering driver starts tomorrow's sprint race from 3rd place on the grid. ...

Title fight on fire as Piquet wins in Istanbul Park
GP2

Title fight on fire as Piquet wins in Istanbul Park

Nelson A. Piquet took a lights-to-flag victory in race one of GP2 Series on the Istanbul Park circuit in Turkey and was followed by his title rival and standings leader Lewis Hamilton, who now leads by just six points. Third was Alex Premat in the...

Monza: Javier Villa preview
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Monza: Javier Villa preview

The historic Italian track at Monza will be the finale for Javier Villa in this, his maiden season, in the GP2 series. This first season has been both a very valuable experience and a huge challenge for the young Spaniard. Going from Spanish F3...

Hamilton escapes melee to take Monaco victory
GP2

Hamilton escapes melee to take Monaco victory

ART Grand Prix's racer Lewis Hamilton claimed today the victory on the circuit of Monaco in this weekend's round of GP2 series. French drivers Franck Perera and Alexandre Premat took the other podium places. It was a chaotic start with a massive...

Mon 10 Apr 2006
Valencia: Qualifying times
GP2

Valencia: Qualifying times

Pos Driver Team Time Gap To 1st --- -------------------- -------------------- ---------- ---------- ---------- 1. Nelson Piquet Jr Piquet 1:17.886 2. Tristan Gommendy iSport...

Sun 10 Dec 2006
Monza: Alexandre Premat weekend report
GP2

Monza: Alexandre Premat weekend report

QUALIFICATIONS : Sixth on the grid... We're back at the legendary Monza circuit near Milan where it's already been very hot. Despite the temperature I had a good morning session completing 13 laps with the third fastest time of all. I didn't...

Istanbul: Alexandre Premat race two report
GP2

Istanbul: Alexandre Premat race two report

Premat salvages seventh in race 2 at Istanbul Sunday, 27 August 2006 - Here I am after the Turkish Grand Prix weekend having earned six more points and now a total of 62 points. I couldn't make it to my objective and score a second consecutive...

Fri 06 Oct 2006
Bridgestone awards young writer

Bridgestone awards young writer

Bridgestone announces e-reporter winner German finalist Martin Westerhoff takes 2006 Bridgestone e-reporter title Winner reported from Paris Motor Show Following the crowning of Lewis Hamilton as GP2 Champion in Monza last month, Bridgestone ...

Sun 10 Dec 2006
Monza: Qualifying times
GP2

Monza: Qualifying times

Pos Driver Team Time Gap To 1st --- ---------------------- -------------------- ---------- ---------- ---------- 1. Nelson Piquet Jr Piquet 1:30.161 2. Giorgio Pantano ...

Sat 25 Nov 2006
Durango Valencia test preview
GP2

Durango Valencia test preview

GP2 Series - Drivers at Valencia Tests The three drivers that will alternate for Durango during the final tests of the season in Valencia on the 1st and 2nd December are, Alberto Valerio, Borja Garcia and Clivio ...

Sun 10 Dec 2006
2006 Final standings
GP2

2006 Final standings

@>Drivers' Championship: Pos Driver Team Points --- ------------------------- ------------------------ ---------- 1. Lewis Hamilton ART Grand Prix 114 2. Nelson Piquet Jr...

Piquet hits first in Monza, grabs pole
GP2

Piquet hits first in Monza, grabs pole

Nelson A. Piquet claimed pole position for Monza's race one in the GP2 Series final round and added two points into his total in the fight for the championship with Lewis Hamilton. The Britm who leads the standings was third today, behind local ...

Istanbul: Alexandre Premat race one report
GP2

Istanbul: Alexandre Premat race one report

Premat on the podium in Turkey Saturday, 26 August 2006: "To finish third and on the podium in the Turkish Grand Prix GP2 race is a great achievement I can be proud of. It wasn 't an easy race, but I had a real good start was in second ...

Istanbul: Javier Villa preview
GP2

Istanbul: Javier Villa preview

Javier Villa and his fellow GP2 competitors return to racing this weekend in Turkey for the penultimate date of their season. After the three week break since the races held at the beginning of August at the Hungaroring, the visit of the GP2 ...

Fri 17 Feb 2006
Racing Engineering signs Adam Carroll
GP2

Racing Engineering signs Adam Carroll

CARROLL AND ANDERSON JOIN FORCES FOR 2006 GP2 CHAMPIONSHIP. One of the stars of GP2's 2005 Championship, Adam Carroll, is teaming up with legendary F1 designer and engineer, Gary Anderson, as he joins Spanish outfit Racing Engineering. Team ...

Sun 10 Dec 2006
Monza: Renault race one report
GP2

Monza: Renault race one report

Renault boys in the wars in Monza Renault Driver Development squad members Jose Maria Lopez and Lucas di Grassi both lost potential points scoring positions after being innocent victims of other people's accidents in the Saturday race at ...

Istanbul: DPR race one, two report
GP2

Istanbul: DPR race one, two report

TURKISH TORTURE FOR DPR It all started well, with a 5th place in practice for Clivio Piccione, but the British team's weekend gradually deteriorated with little to show for their efforts. Qualifying for the Monegasque driver was hampered by a...

Piquet on Istanbul pole in hot title chase
GP2

Piquet on Istanbul pole in hot title chase

Brazilean racer Nelson A. Piquet claimed the pole position for race one of GP2 Series on the Istanbul Park circuit in Turkey and reduced to nine his gap with Lewis Hamilton -- who qualified in fifth place -- in the chase for the title. Another...

Wed 23 Aug 2006
Istanbul: Alexandre Premat preview
GP2

Istanbul: Alexandre Premat preview

Premat hopes for repeat of Turkish win "I am currently third in the GP2 championship with 56 points, Nelson Piquet Jr is ahead of me with 76 points and Lewis Hamilton leads with 87 points. With four races to go, that statistic shows that the ...

Sun 10 Dec 2006
Baldisseri, Jensen support Summerton for 2007
GP2

Baldisseri, Jensen support Summerton for 2007

BALDISSERRI & JENSEN PARTNER TO BRING TALENTED AMERICAN DRIVER INTO 2007 GP2 SERIES Long-time friends Luca Baldisserri and Eric Jensen are teaming up to represent talented young American driver Jonathan Summerton in his quest to move up to the...

Tue 23 May 2006
Monaco: Adam Carroll preview
GP2

Monaco: Adam Carroll preview

LAST YEAR'S WINNER RETURNS TO THE STREETS As the reigning Monaco GP2 champion, Adam Carroll cannot wait to be back driving on the most famous streets in the world. This weekend's Monte Carlo race is the most glamorous on the calendar and known...

Fri 24 Feb 2006
Piquet on top on day two at Paul Ricard
GP2

Piquet on top on day two at Paul Ricard

It was the turn today for Nelson A. Piquet to dominate the second day of GP Series pre-season tests held on the Circuit Paul Ricard Hich Tech Test Track in France. Both ART Grand Prix drivers, Alex Premat and Lewis Hamilton, completed the top...