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Fri 02 Oct 2009
Meritus Racing eyes Formula One in 2016
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Meritus Racing eyes Formula One in 2016

MERITUS EYE F1 SEAT BY 2016 KUALA LUMPUR: Meritus Racing have an ambitious plan to be ready to compete in Formula 1 by 2016, making them the first South East Asian country to have an entry in the motorsports' biggest event, and they just might...

Mon 21 Dec 2009
GP2 Series 2010 season Calendar
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GP2 Series 2010 season Calendar

2010 GP2 Series - Calendar of events <pre> Date Venue 23-25 Mar Le Castellet, France Test 07-09 Apr Barcelona, Spain Test 08-09 May Barcelona, Spain Race 14-15 May ...

Fri 19 Jun 2009
Durango's Valsecchi joins Renault development team
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Durango's Valsecchi joins Renault development team

DAVIDE UNDER BRIATORE WING This morning at the Portimao autodrome in Portugal the first part of the Renaulf F1 2009 launch has been held. Together with Alonso, Piquet and Grosjean there was even our driver Davide Valsecchi, who was wearing the...

Thu 03 Dec 2009
Ferrari signs Jules Bianchi
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Ferrari signs Jules Bianchi

Jules Bianchi has signed a long-term contract with Ferrari and will continue his race towards Formula One with a GP2 seat with the ART team in 2010. The 20-year-old Frenchman is managed by Nicolas Todt, who also handles Felipe Massa, owns the...

Wed 07 Oct 2009
Addax team joins GP3 series
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Addax team joins GP3 series

BARWA ADDAX TEAM WILL TAKE PART IN THE NEW GP3 The Spanish Barwa Addax Team has been chosen as one of the 10 teams that will take part in the new GP3 Series class, and will compete alongside Formula 1 and GP2 Series for the next three seasons.

IFM drivers test at Jerez with GP2
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IFM drivers test at Jerez with GP2

GP2 HUNGRY FOR IFM TALENT Ten of the thirteen GP2 Series teams testing in Jerez, Spain, this week will field International Formula Master (IFM) drivers as the first official GP2 Series post-season test session gets underway. 2009 IFM Champion...

Mon 21 Dec 2009
Series 2010 entry list
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Series 2010 entry list

2010 GP2 Series Grid <pre> Numbers Team Name License 1, 2 ART Grand Prix FRA 3, 4 Bara Addax Team ESP 5, 6 Super Nova Racing GBR 7, 8 Racing Engineering ESP 9, 10 iSport International...

Fri 27 Nov 2009
Booth hints di Grassi to secure second Manor seat
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Booth hints di Grassi to secure second Manor seat

Boss John Booth has hinted strongly that Lucas di Grassi is set to secure the second 2010 race seat with the new Formula One team Manor. Brazilian Lucas di Grassi, who won the prestigious Macau F3 race with Manor four years ago, said recently...

Fri 19 Jun 2009
Durango Qatar GP2 and Speedcar race one report
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Durango Qatar GP2 and Speedcar race one report

Durango second evening in qatar Davide Valsecchi sixth and Michael Dalle Stelle twentieth, this is the result for the Durango drivers at the end of Qatar GP2 Asia Series Race 1. Davide Valsecchi declared: "I made a good start ...

Wed 07 Oct 2009
Tech 1 Racing joins GP3 series
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Tech 1 Racing joins GP3 series

Tech 1 Racing selected for the GP3 Series! The Toulouse-based team Tech 1 Racing has been selected for the GP3 Series, a new single-seater formula, which will kick off in 2010. It is a stepping stone on the road to Formula1, and the GP3 Series...

Fri 02 Oct 2009
Nurburgring: Addex Team race one report
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Nurburgring: Addex Team race one report

VITALY PETROV 4th, ROMAIN GROSJEAN FORCED TO RETIRE. BARWA ADDAX TEAM STILL LEAD TEAM CHAMPIONSHIP. The first GP2 Series race took place this afternoon at the German circuit of Nurburgring. Vitaly Petrov, driver of team leaders Barwa Addax...

GP2 Series supports education for Uganda

GP2 Series supports education for Uganda

This season, the GP2 Series helps a school in Seeta Nazigo The GP2 Series is drawing to a close and will celebrate with its new Champion this weekend in Portugal, where the last round of the 2009 season will take place at the Autodromo ...

Fri 19 Jun 2009
Meritus Racing receives Malaysian Flag from PM

Meritus Racing receives Malaysian Flag from PM

PM HANDS OVER JALUR GEMILANG TO TEAM MERITUS (March 6, 2009): Asia's most successful motorsport team, Meritus Racing, received a huge boost ahead of next month's Petronas Malaysian Formula One Grand Prix when Prime Minister, Datuk Seri Abdullah...

Fri 27 Nov 2009
Sauber eyes Russian Petrov for 2010 seat
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Sauber eyes Russian Petrov for 2010 seat

Jarno Trulli, Nick Heidfeld, Heikki Kovalainen, Kamui Kobayashi and Christian Klien are reportedly all in the frame to secure the two vacant cockpits at the newly-repurchased Sauber team in 2010. "Also, there is Pedro de la Rosa," founder and ...

Fri 19 Jun 2009
Durango Bahrain GP2 and Speedcar race two report
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Durango Bahrain GP2 and Speedcar race two report

THE DAY OF TWO In the day of his twentysecond birthday Davide Valsecchi took his Durango to the second place of the Bahrain second GP2 race, catching the second place of the championship classification as well. Considering that this is even his...

Durango GP2 qualifying and Speedcar practice report
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Durango GP2 qualifying and Speedcar practice report

THREE TENTH LOST AND A STUPID MISTAKE GP2 qualifying in Bahrain a bit under the expectations today for Durango, Davide Valsecchi took P10 while Michael Dalle Stelle made a mistake just after exiting the pitlane, losing the entire session. Davide...

Mon 21 Dec 2009
Surname did not help Lucas di Grassi
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Surname did not help Lucas di Grassi

Lucas di Grassi has admitted that funding his way through motor racing's lower categories to Formula One was difficult. Like his contemporaries Nelson Piquet and Bruno Senna, the 25-year-old is from Brazil, but was unable to attract sponsors...

Fri 02 Oct 2009
Grosjean bumps up to Formula One for Renault
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Grosjean bumps up to Formula One for Renault

Renault on Tuesday announced Romain Grosjean will take the Formula One team's second race seat for this weekend's Grand Prix of Europe and the rest of the season. The team's third driver, Grosjean takes over for Nelson A. Piquet, whom the team ...

Fri 19 Jun 2009
Monaco: Fisichella MSI weekend summary
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Monaco: Fisichella MSI weekend summary

The second round of the 2009 GP2 Series took place this weekend on the unique street circuit in the glamorous principality of Monaco. Fisichella Motor Sport International was in action with usual drivers Andreas Zuber and Luiz Razia. As a change...

Fri 02 Oct 2009
Trident Racing welcomes Luca Zerbini
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Trident Racing welcomes Luca Zerbini

Trident Racing has decided to strengthen its very own management structure with the entry of Luca Zerbini who will begin his activity, as of Monday July 20th, as Managing Director with the specific role of driver relation and with them, their ...

Wed 28 Oct 2009
Asia: Addax Team Abu Dhabi test summary
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Asia: Addax Team Abu Dhabi test summary

SATISFACTION FOR BARWA ADDAX TEAM AFTER TESTS IN ASIA. MAX CHILTON AND LUIZ RAZIA PERFORM WELL AT THE NEW YAS MARINA CIRCUIT IN ABU DHABI. Preparations for the new Asia GP2 Series 2009-2010 got under way this weekend with testing at the new...

Fri 19 Jun 2009
Asia: Bahrain: Campos race two report
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Asia: Bahrain: Campos race two report

SERGIO PEREZ WINS IN BAHRAIN. BARWA INTER. CAMPOS TEAM RETURNS TO THE TOP OF THE PODIUM The Spanish Barwa International Campos Team has run out victors in the 2nd leg of the GP2 Asia Series event which took place today in Bahrain. Mexican ...

Fri 02 Oct 2009
Hungaroring: Arden race one report
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Hungaroring: Arden race one report

Mortara 12th, first-lap chaos sidelines Perez Edoardo Mortara was the only Telmex Arden driver to last the distance during today's GP2 Series race in Budapest. From 18th on the grid, the Italian avoided a multiple accident on the opening lap...

Fri 19 Jun 2009
Ashfords link up with Telmex Arden
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Ashfords link up with Telmex Arden

Sports lawyers Ashfords link up with Telmex Arden Law firm Ashfords LLP has confirmed that it will be an official partner of the Telmex Arden International Team for the 2009 GP2 Championship. Telmex Arden's 2009 campaign got off to a...

Tue 03 Nov 2009
Asia: Abu Dhabi: Sam Bird weekend summary
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Asia: Abu Dhabi: Sam Bird weekend summary

BIRD IMPRESSES WITH "BIG PERFORMANCE" IN ABU DHABI ART boss Frederic Vasseur: "Sam put in a big performance with ART this weekend. He did an excellent job in qualifying to secure front row on the grid for the feature race and even took the lead...

Mon 02 Nov 2009
Asia: Abu Dhabi: Trident Racing race two report
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Asia: Abu Dhabi: Trident Racing race two report

Johnny Cecotto Jr., 6th Plamen Kralev, DNF Trident Racing experienced a successful weekend at Abu Dhabi, in the first round of the 2009/2010 GP2 Asia Series. The Italian team made it for the second time to a points finish with Johnny Cecotto.

Sat 24 Oct 2009
Asia: Meritus Abu Dhabi test notes 2009-10-26
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Asia: Meritus Abu Dhabi test notes 2009-10-26

Hard work pays dividends for MalaysiaQi-Meritus.Mahara.com GP2 Asia effort Friday, October 23, 2009 - Malaysian motorsport ambassadors MalaysiaQi-Meritus.Mahara.com started the first day of a two day test session at the newly built Yas Marina ...

Fri 02 Oct 2009
Portimao: Andreas Zuber race one report
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Portimao: Andreas Zuber race one report

Zuber is set up in pole for race 2 after action packed Portimao race 1 Free practice 1 - 1.52.941 - 11th Free practice 2 - 1.35.833 - 6th Qualifying - 1.31.673 - P12 Saturday, September 19, 2009 - Just like during the Monza weekend...

Istanbul: Arden race one report
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Istanbul: Arden race one report

Accidents will happen... Telmex Arden International drivers Sergio Perez and Edoardo Mortara had a fruitless time in the first of this weekend's GP2 Series races at Istanbul Park, Turkey. Perez made a bright start from 24th place and immediately...

Fri 19 Jun 2009
Catalunya: Racing Engineering interview with Alfonso de Orleans-Borbon
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Catalunya: Racing Engineering interview with Alfonso de Orleans-Borbon

Interview with Fat Burner Racing Engineering Principal Alfonso de Orleans-Borbon Sanlucar de Barrameda, 6th May 2009. Fat Burner Racing Engineering's Team principal, Alfonso de Orleans-Borbon, is looking forward to the new GP2 season after a...

Fri 02 Oct 2009
British Eurosport secures new GP2 deal
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British Eurosport secures new GP2 deal

Eurosport in the UK has secured a deal to broadcast the exciting GP2 series for the next two and half years. The renowned feeder series for Formula 1 returns to British Eurosport after a two year absence, with the digital sports...

Wed 02 Dec 2009
Sam Bird signs with ART Grand Prix
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Sam Bird signs with ART Grand Prix

Sam Bird Joins ART for 2010 GP2 Season Reigning GP2 Champions ART Grand Prix have completed their 2010 driver line-up by signing Britain's Sam Bird to partner Jules Bianchi. Following some impressive performances with the French team during his...

Wed 07 Oct 2009
Portimao: Ocean Racing Tech weekend summary
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Portimao: Ocean Racing Tech weekend summary

Ocean Racing Technology concludes debut season on a positive note Parente 4th in Algarve Ocean Racing Technology concluded its debut season in the GP2 Main Series with a brilliant performance by Alvaro Parente, who was 17th at the start of the...

Sat 31 Oct 2009
Asia: Abu Dhabi: Series race one report
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Asia: Abu Dhabi: Series race one report

Davide Valsecchi storms to victory iSport racer takes control of the GP2 Asia Series Dominant since the beginning of the opening round of the third GP2 Asia Series in Abu Dhabi, Davide Valsecchi took an impressive first victory...

Wed 07 Oct 2009
Series Jerez test notes 2009-10-07
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Series Jerez test notes 2009-10-07

Van der Garde quickest in Jerez The Dutch topped Day 2 with a laptime of 1:25.291 set this morning Morning session This morning's cooler temperatures improved both track conditions and laptimes in Jerez de la Frontera. The ...

Asia Series 2009-2010 season calendar
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Asia Series 2009-2010 season calendar

2009/2010 GP2 Asia Series <pre> Oct 31/Nov 1 Abu Dhabi - Yas Marina Circuit Feb 05/06 Abu Dhabi - Yas Marina Circuit Feb 26/27 Bahrain - Sakhir Mar 13/14 Bahrain - Sakhir GP2 Asia Series official test Oct 23/24 ...