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Sun 18 Sep 2005
Speed is the name and the gameHeadline

Speed is the name and the game

Scott Speed. His name says it all and the 22-year-old Californian is firmly headed for the big time in motorsports: the FIA Formula One Championship.

Fri 09 Sep 2005
Durango team wishes Monfardini the best

Durango team wishes Monfardini the best

Durango - Mellaredo, 8 September 2005 Durango Team - Ferdinando Monfardini -- With one accord, Durango Team has agreed to allow Monfardini to pursue his carrier. Durango thanks Ferdinando Monfardini, his management and his sponsors for all the...

Sat 01 Oct 2005
Bahrain: Renault race report
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Bahrain: Renault race report

Jose Maria Lopez finishes in style The GP2 season wrapped up with a good performance from Argentinean RDD driver Jose Maria Lopez. He finished 4th in the Friday race after a good drive. He ends up 9th in the drivers' championship. Members of...

Fri 02 Dec 2005
Durango final winter test preview
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Durango final winter test preview

GP2 Series - Last winter test - Le Castellet 1st and 2nd december. Durango Team is going to draw up Lucas Di Grassi and Thomas Biagi at Paul Ricard. Di Grassi, Brazilian, came 3rd in the F3 Euroseries 2005 and he is the recent winner of ...

Fri 30 Sep 2005
Rosberg snares inaugural championship in BahrainHeadline
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Rosberg snares inaugural championship in Bahrain

Nico Rosberg snared the first GP2 Series drivers' championship with the win in the first race at Bahrain International Circuit on Thursday, September 29, 2005. A remarkable accomplishment for the young Finnish-German racer, especially considering...

Thu 24 Nov 2005
Racing Engineering signs Javier Villa
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Racing Engineering signs Javier Villa

Racing Engineering confirms Javier Villa for 2006 GP2 On Monday 21st of November Racing Engineering presented Javier Villa as their driver for the 2006 GP2 season. The press conference held at the "Auditorio Principe Felipe" in Oviedo was ...

Sun 13 Nov 2005
Durango Winter test in Jerez notes
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Durango Winter test in Jerez notes

Durango - 2nd GP2 Series Winter Test - Jerez, Spain Maldonado: "Double debut for me, my first GP2 run and a new track. I wasn't intimidated from my first GP2 test; however, I admit that it took me time to get use of the new car. I'll push the...

Wed 14 Sep 2005
Carroll survives to win shortened Spa sprintHeadline
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Carroll survives to win shortened Spa sprint

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. Adam Carroll. Photo by GP2...

Sun 04 Dec 2005
Durango Paul Ricard test notes 2005-12-01
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Durango Paul Ricard test notes 2005-12-01

Durango Team - GP2 First Day - Paul Ricard Lucas Di Grassi: It was an amusing day; Durango did a good work they allowed me to optimize my performances. I was happy to set the third quickest time of the day thanks to a car that exceeded all my ...

Fri 09 Sep 2005
Bahrain 2006 calendar announced

Bahrain 2006 calendar announced

BIC Unveils New International Motorsport Calendar As the temperature begins to cool down in Bahrain, activity at the Bahrain International Circuit (BIC) is heating up with the announcement of the remaining race calendar. The four International...

Wed 16 Feb 2005
Can Artam signs with iSport International
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Can Artam signs with iSport International

iSport International signs Turkish driver Can Artam' London (UK) -- Tuesday 15th February 2005 -- iSport International has announced today the signing of Turkish Driver Can Artam to race in their newly created GP2 series team. "I am thrilled...

Sun 04 Dec 2005
Paul Richard test notes 2005-12-02
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Paul Richard test notes 2005-12-02

For the last winter test session, the 12 GP2 teams met at the Paul Ricard HTTT. This session allowed the GP2 Teams to work on development but mostly gave them the opportunity to test new drivers for the coming 2006 season. The 2005 Champ Car...

Wed 14 Sep 2005
Spa: Arden race report
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Spa: Arden race report

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...

Tue 08 Nov 2005
David Price Racing, Direxiv Jerez test preview
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David Price Racing, Direxiv Jerez test preview

DPR AND DIREXIV WORKING TOGETHER IN JEREZ At the end of the Paul Ricard test in October, at which 32 drivers were on track over the course of the two days, DPR's Olivier Pla and Clivio Piccione were within the top ten quickest drivers. It is ...

Sun 02 Oct 2005
Rosberg closes the season in fine style in Bahrain
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Rosberg closes the season in fine style in Bahrain

As the true champion that he is -- since yesterday -- Nico Rosberg became today in the first-ever driver to win both GP2 races of the weekend, as he swept his rivals in the sprint competition on the Bahrain International Circuit. "This is just a...

Mon 28 Nov 2005
Sean McIntosh awarded GP2 test

Sean McIntosh awarded GP2 test

McIntosh Receives Formula Renault UK Award Now heading to France for GP2 Test Vancouver, Canada (November 28, 2005) -- Sean McIntosh concluded his Formula Renault UK Championship commitments on Saturday night, 26th November, as he collected the...

Thu 29 Sep 2005
Rosberg grabs Bahrain pole
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Rosberg grabs Bahrain pole

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...

Sun 21 Aug 2005
Istanbul: Direxiv Motorsport race two report
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Istanbul: Direxiv Motorsport race two report

The Direxiv Motorsport drivers Hiroki Yoshimoto, Clivio Piccione and Olivier Pla were again left cursing their luck in Istanbul. In the first wet race of the season, Yoshimoto led and looked set for a possible victory before his BCN team failed to...

Sat 12 Mar 2005
Second test round wraps up at Paul RicardHeadline
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Second test round wraps up at Paul Ricard

After the initial shakedown on February, the Formula GP 2 teams and drivers continued adding kilometres with the new cars during the last three days in the second full test session at Circuit Paul Ricard Hich Tech Test Track in Le Castellet, ...

Thu 26 May 2005
Monaco race summary
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Monaco race summary

DARK WEEKEND FOR DAMS AT MONACO The accident of Pastor Maldonado last Thursday at Monaco in which a marshal has been hurt has been a big shock for all the team. With 2 broken vertebrae Gilles Porcier will have to stay in bed for 6 ...

Thu 24 Nov 2005
Engineer Thompson signs on with Durango
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Engineer Thompson signs on with Durango

Sean Thompson joins Durango Team Sean Thompson, a veteran race engineer, has joined Durango for the 2006 GP2 season. The English man has already done a sterling job with Fisichella Motor Sport by Durango in the Italian F3000, leading...

Fri 02 Dec 2005
Durango adds more drivers for December test
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Durango adds more drivers for December test

Durango - Two more Drivers for the last GP2 winter Test 1st and 2nd december Valsecchi and Tahinci will share with Di Grassi and Biagi the Durango's cars. The Italian driver Davide Valsecchi, coming from F. Renault 2000 Eurocup did a recent...

Thu 28 Jul 2005
Giorgio Mondini joins DPR
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Giorgio Mondini joins DPR

GIORGIO MONDINI JOINS DPR It has today been announced that Italian driver, Giorgio Mondini, will be joining DPR for the remainder of the GP2 season alongside two-time race winner Olivier Pla. A request from Ryan Sharp to be released from his...

Wed 06 Apr 2005
Piquet ahead on day one at Paul Ricard
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Piquet ahead on day one at Paul Ricard

The GP2 series teams started today it third test session at the French circuit of Paul Ricard on it road to the season opener of San Marino with Nelson A. Piquet setting the fastest lap and the news of two cars per team from now on. In a sunny...