A race of mixed emotions for Coloni.
Coloni Motorsport were left with mixed emotions after race
one at the Bahrain International Circuit after new driver
Ferdinando Monfardini was running in a strong fourth position
before an electrical problem...
A race to forget for Racing Engineering
Racing Engineering had a day to forget in Bahrain when
problems in qualifying meant that the team was unable to fight
for points in the penultimate race in the 2005 GP2
Bahrain was the...
Rosberg Takes the Championship in an Exhilarating Final
Manama, 29 September 2005: The first day of the final round of the GP2 Championship Series
saw some incredible, tense racing from the two championship rivals, Rosberg and Kovalainen,
The Direxiv Motorsport drivers Hiroki Yoshimoto, Clivio Piccione and Olivier Pla, struggled for grip in the
Bahrain heat in the penultimate GP2 race. All three drivers were given the unexpected bonus of starting
two places higher after Nelson...
Heikki Kovalainen GP2 Vice Champion
Heikki Kovalainen finishes third of the first race in the GP2 last round
in Bahrain. With 9 points behind Rosberg, Heikki is crowned vice
champion; after a fantastic race, Jose Maria Lopez finishes ...
Clivio continues to be plagued by a lack of traction to finish 13th
Clivio got off to a strong start in race 1 in Bahrain to pull up from 12th
on the grid to 9th by the end of lap 1. Posting competitive lap times he
was in 7th position when he...
Clivio battles with understeer and traction to qualify 12th
Under a blazing sun, Clivio made his first outing at the Bahrain
International Circuit to complete two half-hour Qualifying sessions ahead
of Race 1 this afternoon in a new format for...
The Direxiv Motorsport drivers Clivio Piccione, Hiroki Yoshimoto and Olivier Pla were left
scratching their heads after qualifying for the GP2 finale in Bahrain. Because the event is not
supporting Formula 1 the format was altered slightly, and ...
Title chasers take Bahrain front row
Nico Rosberg (ART Grand Prix) will start this afternoon's GP2 series race from pole position
after setting the quickest overall laptime in this morning's two Qualifying sessions. The
German's lap of 1:44.643...
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...
A desert storm awaits
After 21 hard-fought races over eleven events in nine countries, the GP2 series reaches the
conclusion of its 2005 season in the Kingdom of Bahrain this week. The final two races of the
year, in our tenth nation, will see...
Clivio looks ahead to the last GP2 weekend in Bahrain
As the GP2 series heads to the heat of the desert in Bahrain for the final
races of the season, Clivio Piccione reflects on the first year of the
Championship before taking to the Bahrain ...
GP2: MONFARDINI TO REPLACE VILANDER IN BAHRAIN
Ferdinando Monfardini will race for Coloni
Motorsport in the final two rounds of the 2005 GP2
series at Bahrain as a replacement for Toni
Vilander, who will return to Italy...
Down to the Wire
Manama, 13 September 2005: The winner of the 2005 GP2 Drivers' Championship shall remain
a mystery until the chequered flag is waved in the second of two races in Bahrain on
September 30. There are just three ...
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...
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.
Photo by GP2...
The ART Grand Prix team concluded the Belgian weekend for the GP2
championship by securing the first ever teams' championship crown in
this new series, a title delivered with excellence by their two drivers,
Nico Rosberg and Alexandre...
LOPEZ SUFFERED MECHANICAL FAILURE PROBLEM, FAUZY TAKES 14TH POSITION
Monza, 3rd September 2005
From the 5th position on the grid Jose Maria LOPEZ took a perfect start in
today's Monza GP2 long race. Coming into the 1st chicane, Jose had a ...
Mixed first race for Racing Engineering
Borja Garcia had all the ingredients to repeat his excellent result
from Turkey, but unfortunately a maneuver from an overeager
competitor destroyed Borja's work over the weekend. Neel Jani
Another win for Heikki in Monza
Heikki Kovalainen has retained his GP2 series lead over rival Nico Rosberg
following a weekend of mixed fortunes in Monza that included a memorable
victory on Saturday.
Heikki put the Arden car on pole, gaining...
The Monza circuit, European temple of speed, presented a new challenge
for the ART Grand Prix team where they managed to consolidate their
positions in the driver and team championships. Second and fourth on the
starting grid for the first race,...
Podium for Racing Engineering's Borja GarcÃa in Spa
Racing Engineering's Borja Garcia, starting the race from third
position on the grid, finished the heavily rain affected Sunday
GP2 race in an excellent second position. Borja's teammate
Carroll wins as ART wraps up title
Adam Carroll has won today's GP2 series race at Spa Francorchamps as heavy rain and a large
accident ended the race on lap 11 of 18. Adam, who also set the fastest lap, was followed home
in the final ...
The Direxiv Motorsport drivers Olivier Pla, Hiroki Yoshimoto and Clivio Piccione battled the
elements in the second GP2 race at Spa-Francorchamps, which was held in torrential wet
conditions. Yoshimoto (BCN) was lucky to escape unhurt following a...
DPR SURVIVE THE STORM (JUST)
The Ardennes region's weather, unpredictable at best and
incessant at worst, threw all it had at the GP2 teams this weekend at the
Spa-Franchorchamps circuit. By the time the teams lined up for the first
Race suspension leaves Clivio in 16th position
Clivio Piccione finished the suspended second race of the weekend in Spa in
16th position. Initially the race was delayed for one hour due to repairs
on a safety barrier incurred in the previous ...
LOPEZ 10TH AND FAUZY 13TH IN A BUSY RACE
Today's long race in the first ever GP2 event in Spa has been a busy moment
for team managers and drivers with changing weather, accidents and safety
cars. DAMS took a bet with changing weather ...
Borja Garcia scores in Spa
In a race rich in incidents and with the safety car joining the
track four times, Racing Engineering's drivers faced mixed
fortunes in race one at Spa. While Neel Jani stalled at the start
of the race,hBorja Garcia ...
Safety Car dominates race one in Spa as Clivio finishes 12th
Clivio Piccione crossed the finish line in 12Th position after an incident-
filled first race which saw the Safety Car being deployed four times over
the course of 26 laps. The...