The last weekend of the 2012 GP2 Series season is officially began today in Singapore with the free practice session this morning and the subsequent qualifying.

Stephane Richelmi at Marina Bay Street Circuit
Stephane Richelmi at Marina Bay Street Circuit

Photo by: GP2 Media Service

During the morning, the drivers have faced for the first time the Asian street circuit in the rain and it has been very difficult the knowledge of the track and the finding of the best set-up.

In the afternoon, the track was dry and at 4.00pm local time Richelmi and the other 25 drivers are entered again in their cockpits to make the qualifying already almost at night.

For Stéphane was not easy to familiarize with the circuit, but lap after lap he has greatly improved his time and he won the 6th row of the grid with a good time of 2'00"671.

Race 1 will take place tomorrow at 4.00 pm, when in Europe will be 10:00 am

Source: Stephane Richelmi