Filters 2009

Sort by:

News:

Posted in:

Article types:

Clear all filters

Most viewed GP2 news articles:

Fri 02 Oct 2009
Meritus Racing eyes Formula One in 2016
F1

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
GP2

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 ...

Thu 03 Dec 2009
Ferrari signs Jules Bianchi
F1

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...

Fri 19 Jun 2009
Durango's Valsecchi joins Renault development team
F1

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...

Wed 07 Oct 2009
IFM drivers test at Jerez with GP2
GP2

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...

Fri 02 Oct 2009
Bruno Michel welcomes Meritus Racing
GP2

Bruno Michel welcomes Meritus Racing

GP2 BOSS WELCOMES MERITUS IN EUROPE KUALA LUMPUR (AUG 25): GP2 CEO, Bruno Michel, has welcomed Meritus Racing's intention to race in Europe by 2011. The Malaysian outfit, who are the only Asian team granted a license to compete in GP2 Asia,...

Thu 10 Dec 2009
Sergio Perez joins Addax Team
GP2

Sergio Perez joins Addax Team

SERGIO PEREZ WILL DRIVE FOR BARWA ADDAX TEAM IN GP2 SERIES. BARWA ADDAX TEAM AND TELMEX JOIN FORCES FOR TO 2010 SEASON Mexican driver, Sergio Perez will team up alongside Giedo Van der Garde as official driver for the Barwa Addax Team and...

Wed 07 Oct 2009
Addax team joins GP3 series
GP2

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.

Fri 27 Nov 2009
Sauber eyes Russian Petrov for 2010 seat
F1

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 02 Oct 2009
Nurburgring: Addex Team race one report
GP2

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...

Wed 07 Oct 2009
Tech 1 Racing joins GP3 series
GP2

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
Monza: Trident Racing race one report
GP2

Monza: Trident Racing race one report

Davide Rigon, 10th Ricardo Teixeira, 16th Davide Rigon and Ricardo Teixeira ended the first race of the GP2 Series weekend at Monza respectively in 10th and 16th place. The race has been conditioned by an heavy rainfall started with minutes...

Fri 19 Jun 2009
Formula Two car unveiled at Brands Hatch
F1

Formula Two car unveiled at Brands Hatch

Sir Frank Williams and Patrick Head attend the launch of Williams JPH1 The Williams JPH1 was formally unveiled today (2 March) by MotorSport Vision's Chief Executive Jonathan Palmer at Brands Hatch, England. As Sir Frank Williams and ...

Mon 21 Dec 2009
Series 2010 entry list
GP2

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
F1

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...

Tue 13 Oct 2009
ART GP moves Jules Bianchi into GP2

ART GP moves Jules Bianchi into GP2

ART GRAND PRIX LINE UP 2010 Jules Bianchi graduates to GP2 with ART GP In the wake of their 2009 F3 Euro Series Championship, ART Grand Prix and Jules Bianchi will continue their joint adventure in the GP2 Series for 2010. Jules will also take...

Fri 19 Jun 2009
Durango GP2 qualifying and Speedcar practice report
GP2

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...

Asia: Qatar: Davide Rigon weekend summary
GP2

Asia: Qatar: Davide Rigon weekend summary

GP2 ASIA - Davide Rigon and Qatar This weekend Davide Rigon has christened the GP2 Asia championship by taking part in the fourth round of the series on the track of Losail - Qatar - at the wheel of the Dallara-Renault team Trident Racing. For...

Durango Qatar GP2 and Speedcar race one report
GP2

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 ...

Durango Bahrain GP2 and Speedcar race two report
GP2

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...

Wed 02 Dec 2009
Sam Bird signs with ART Grand Prix
GP2

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...

Fri 02 Oct 2009
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 23 Oct 2009
Asia: Arden season preview
GP2

Asia: Arden season preview

Arden are pleased to announce that Rodolfo Gonzalez and Pablo Sanchez will be joining the team for the first GP2 Asia 2009/10 test, held at the new Yas Marina Circuit in Abu Dhabi. Rodolfo Gonzalez raced for FMS Coloni in last season's GP2 Asia ...

Mon 21 Dec 2009
Surname did not help Lucas di Grassi
F1

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
Istanbul: Addax race one report
GP2

Istanbul: Addax race one report

EXHIBITION FROM VITALY PEROV, 1ST YET ANOTHER VICTORY FOR BARWA ADDAX TEAM Vitaly Petrov sealed victory in the first GP2 Series race, which took place this afternoon at the Istanbul Park circuit in Turkey. The Barwa Addax Team driver set a...

Fri 20 Nov 2009
Giedo van der Garde joins Addax Team
GP2

Giedo van der Garde joins Addax Team

GIEDO VAN DER GARDE SIGNS FOR BARWA ADDAX TEAM GP2 MAIN SERIES 2010 Driebergen, 19 november 2009. Dutch driver Giedo van der Garde will race for the Spanish Barwa Addax Team in the 2010 GP2 Main Series. After excellent results and a positive...

Wed 07 Oct 2009
Arden Jerez test preview
GP2

Arden Jerez test preview

As winter testing begins Arden's selection process for next year includes current and new drivers. We will be testing 4 new drivers this week in evaluation for the 2010 Main Series Championship: Rodolfo Gonzalez, Charles Pic, Dani Clos and Roldan...

Fri 02 Oct 2009
Grosjean bumps up to Formula One for Renault
F1

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 ...

Hungaroring: Addax Team qualifying report
GP2

Hungaroring: Addax Team qualifying report

VITALY STARTS FROM SECOND, ROMAIN SUFFERS AN ACCIDENT Differing fortunes for the drivers of Barwa Addax Team, with Vitaly Petrov finishing the qualification session in second on the front row of the grid, while Romain Grosjean suffered an ...

Fri 23 Oct 2009
Asia: MalaysiaQI-MeritusMaharaGP season preview
GP2

Asia: MalaysiaQI-MeritusMaharaGP season preview

RETURNING FILIPPI GIVES MERITUS A HUGE BOOST ABU DHABI (Oct 22, 2009): Asian motorsport ambassadors MalaysiaQI-MeritusMaharaGP.com is confident it can be among the top teams in this year's GP2 Asia, the Asian F1 Development Series. This series...

Wed 07 Oct 2009
Portimao: Ocean Racing Tech weekend summary
GP2

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...

Fri 19 Jun 2009
Monaco: Fisichella MSI weekend summary
GP2

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
Monza: Series practice report
GP2

Monza: Series practice report

Rodriguez quickest in free practice Spaniards run 1-3 in Monza Roldan Rodriguez has laid down a marker to the rest of the field by claiming the top spot on the timesheets in this morning's free practice session in Monza, leading the way from...

Trident Racing welcomes Luca Zerbini
GP2

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
GP2

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...