Daniel Abt: "All in all we have a great car and I hope that we can have good results in Barcelona finally.”
Arthur Pic now travels to Europe for round two of the campaign at Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya on May 9-11.
The result of the two races is very positive, especially for Jolyon Palmer.
After also taking points for pole position and for setting fastest lap in both races, Jolyon holds a 10 point advantage over nearest rival Julian Leal.
A mixed race for the Racing Engineering team with Stefano taking 4th place which will put him 5th on tomorrow’s reversed grid.
High asphalt temperatures has given big problems to the dirvers.
Stéphane Richelmi continues his climb today getting 2nd place in the classification.
Jolyon ends the year seventh overall in the GP2 Drivers Standings, his best classification in GP2 to date.
Barwa Addax Team hand the reigns back to Campos Racing for the following season.
Spanish racer Dani Clos securing the squad’s second podium of the year with a superb runner-up spot in the final outing of the GP2 Series season.
Stéphane Richelmi was penalized because of cutting a chicane in the first part of the race.
As teams and drivers crossed the line in Race 2 at Yas Marina, the 2013 GP2 Series season came to its completion.
Stefano Coletti ended the 2013 GP2 season in fifth with 135 points.
Following his great 4th place yesterday that secured the 2013 Drivers Championship, Fabio Leimer started from 5th on the reversed grid.
The final race of the season will be starting tomorrow.
The Racing Engineering team can celebrate a very well deserved Championship victory but there is still one more race to go in the 2013 season due tomorrow.
American on top step, Swiss driver on top of world
Barwa Addax Team out of luck in Marina Bay.
Fabio Leimer keeps his lead in the 2013 GP2 Series Championship by seven points following another strong race and the Championship is now, realistically, between Fabio and Bird.
Leimer is still the classification leader with 179 points and is followed by Bird at 172 and Nasr at 148. Coletti is currently fourth at 135.