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

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 ...

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

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
2006 Final standings
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2006 Final standings

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

Fri 09 Jun 2006
Silverstone: Qualifying times
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Silverstone: Qualifying times

Pos Driver Team Time Gap To 1st --- ---------------------- -------------------- ---------- ---------- ---------- 1. Adam Carroll Racing Engineering 1:29.104 2. Lewis Hamilton ...

Sat 25 Nov 2006
Durango Valencia test preview
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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 06 Aug 2006
Hungaroring: Race two results
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Hungaroring: Race two results

Pos Driver Team Gap --- ---------------------- -------------------- ---------- 1. Nelson Piquet Jr Piquet 23 lap 2. Lewis Hamilton ART 12.921 3....

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 ...

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

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

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

Thu 16 Feb 2006
Durango signs Lucas Di Grassi
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Durango signs Lucas Di Grassi

Durango signs Lucas Di Grassi for GP2 Series 2006 Ivone Pinton is proud to confirm the Brazilian Lucas Di Grassi as his first driver for the coming GP2 season. The gifted driver, hope of the Renault Driver Development Programme, is the recent ...

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

Sat 11 Nov 2006
Toyota Development driver news 2006-11-10

Toyota Development driver news 2006-11-10

TDP Driver Kazuki Nakajima Selected as Test Driver for Williams F1 Team for 2007 Kohei Hirate and Kamui Kobayashi to Participate in Panasonic Toyota Racing F1 Tests Kazuki Nakajima, who competed in the 2006 F3 Euro series, was selected as a...

Sun 10 Dec 2006
Monza: Starting grid - race one (revised)
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Monza: Starting grid - race one (revised)

Pos Driver Team Time --- ---------------------- -------------------- ---------- 1. Nelson Piquet Jr Piquet 1:30.161 2. Giorgio Pantano FMS 1:30.390 3. Lewis...

Piquet on Istanbul pole in hot title chase
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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...

Sat 06 May 2006
Piquet stuns with Nurburgring pole position
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Piquet stuns with Nurburgring pole position

With an overwhelming gap of almost half a second to his pursuers, Nelson A. Piquet claimed pole position for race one for the third round of the GP2 Series at the German circuit of Nurburgring. "I never expected pole, especially but such a big...

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,...

Sun 10 Dec 2006
McLaren congratulates Hamilton
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McLaren congratulates Hamilton

McLaren and Mercedes-Benz backed driver Lewis Hamilton has claimed the 2006 GP2 Championship at the Monza circuit in Italy after a series of impressive performances. 21-year-old Lewis has been backed by McLaren and Mercedes-Benz since 1998 as part...

Istanbul: Javier Villa preview
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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 ...

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

Tue 14 Feb 2006
Renault Driver Development 2006 class

Renault Driver Development 2006 class

The Renault Driver Development class of 2006 For 2006, the RDD programme will include four young talents undergoing rigorous training in top level motorsport. For the past four years, the Renault Driver Development programme has successfully...

Sun 10 Dec 2006
Istanbul: Alexandre Premat race one report
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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 ...

Wed 28 Jun 2006
Circuit Paul Ricard HTTT test day one 2006-06-27
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Circuit Paul Ricard HTTT test day one 2006-06-27

The GP2 Series teams met today at the Paul Ricard HTTT for a two days test session. The 26 drivers were present at the track, except Nicolas Lapierre (Arden International), still not fit to drive after his accident at the last Monaco Grand Prix.

Thu 02 Nov 2006
Durango Paul Ricard test 2006-11-02
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Durango Paul Ricard test 2006-11-02

Durango in top positions in the tests at Le Castellet Durango ends it's two day test at the French circuit, Paul Ricard, with the best time (01:13.595) recorded by the Frenchman Frank Perera during the morning session. With this further success...

Sun 10 Dec 2006
Monza: Trident Racing race one report
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Monza: Trident Racing race one report

Race with a bitter taste Today bad luck featured the race of both Trident Racing drivers. They finished the race out of track, not because of their fault, but because of the wrong manoeuvres made by their competitors. Patience for today, but ...

Pantano wins Monza race oneHeadline
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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,...

Sun 23 Apr 2006
Imola: Race two results
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Imola: Race two results

Pos Driver Team Gap --- -------------------- -------------------- ---------- 1. Ernesto Viso iSport 25 laps 2. Nelson Piquet Jr Piquet 00.596s 3. Hiroki...

Tue 14 Feb 2006
FMS International announce sponsor, drivers
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FMS International announce sponsor, drivers

FMS International announces new team sponsor and drivers. Fisichella Motor Sport International is proud to announce Petrol Ofisi as the new team's title sponsor for the next two years in GP2. The Turkish multinational oil company has recently ...

Sun 16 Jul 2006
Pantano takes first win in Magny-Cours sprint
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Pantano takes first win in Magny-Cours sprint

As it was yesterday with Timo Glock, GP2 Series today had another debut winner: this time it was Giorgio Pantano in the Magny-Cours sprint race in Magny-Cours, with a half second victory over Nelson A. Piquet at the chequered flag. Alexandre...

Sat 15 Jul 2006
Magny-Cours: Trident Racing qualifying report
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Magny-Cours: Trident Racing qualifying report

Summer traffic Heavy traffic, 36 degrees air temperature and an engine problem. Trident Racing afternoon has been conditioned by these elements, consequently Gimmi Bruni took P12 and Andreas Zuber P16. When the time was right they both had to...

Fri 17 Feb 2006
Durango signs Sergio Hernandez
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Durango signs Sergio Hernandez

GP2 Series 2006 - Durango signed the second driver Durango quashed rumours unveiling his second driver for the 2006 GP2 season, Sergio Hernandez. The Spanish driver, 23, has already experienced the GP2. "I'm enthusiastic about Sergio, he got...

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