Asia: Series day two morning Dubai test report

Filippi sets the pace in the morning session Luca Filippi topped today's morning session in Dubai in preparation of the opening of the 2008 GP2 Asia Series. At the wheel of his Qi-Meritus Mahara car, the Italian and GP2 race winner set the ...

Filippi sets the pace in the morning session

Luca Filippi topped today's morning session in Dubai in preparation of the opening of the 2008 GP2 Asia Series.

At the wheel of his Qi-Meritus Mahara car, the Italian and GP2 race winner set the fastest lap time in the three-hour morning session on the Dubai Autodrome in a 1:21.562, closely followed by ART Grand Prix driver Romain Grosjean in a 1:21.624. The two iSport drivers, Bruno Senna and Karun Chandhok, also made their way to the top of the time sheet while Marco Bonanomi and his Piquet Sports car once again enter the Top 5.

The afternoon session will start at 2pm local time. <pre> Driver Team Time Laps 1. Luca Filippi Qi-Meritus Mahara 1:21.562 36 2. Romain Grosjean ART Grand Prix 1:21.624 36 3. Bruno Senna iSport 1:22.214 52 4. Karun Chandhok iSport 1:22.547 35 5. Marco Bonanomi Piquet Sports 1:22.660 49 6. Adrian Valles FMS 1:22.619 49 7. Kamui Kobayashi Dams 1:22.713 42 8. Yelmer Buurman Trust Arden Team 1:22.744 47 9. Andy Soucek DPR 1:22.837 42 10. Vitaly Petrov Barwa International Campos 1:22.937 33 11. Jerôme d'Ambrosio Dams 1:22.978 31 12. Michael Herck FMS International 1:23.060 50 13. Diego Nunes Barwa International Campos 1:23.113 46 14. Sebastien Buemi Trust Arden Team 1:23.249 44 15. Fairuz Fauzy Super Nova Racing 1:23.268 40 16. Marcello Puglisi Piquer Sports 1:23.641 53 17. Davide Valsecchi Durango 1:23.705 27 18. Ho-Pin Tung Trident Racing 1:23.795 35 19. Christian Bakkerud Super Nova Racing 1:23.832 22 20. Harald Schleghelmilch Trident Racing 1:24.124 45 21. Alberto Valerio Durango 1:24.128 26 22. Hiroki Yoshimoto Qi-Meritus Mahara 1:24.135 15 23. Milos Pavlovic BCN Competicion 1:24.159 28 24. Jason Tahinci BCN Competicion 1:24.278 47 25. Stephen Jelley ART Grand Prix 1:26.135 9 26. Armaan Ebrahim DPR 1:41.117 6

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Series FIA F2
Drivers Fairuz Fauzy , Marco Bonanomi , Karun Chandhok , Jason Tahinci , Hiroki Yoshimoto , Ho-Pin Tung , Adrian Valles , Bruno Senna , Christian Bakkerud , Michael Herck , Kamui Kobayashi , Milos Pavlovic , Jérôme d'Ambrosio , Armaan Ebrahim , Yelmer Buurman , Sébastien Buemi , Luca Filippi , Alberto Valerio , Davide Valsecchi , Vitaly Petrov , Andy Soucek , Romain Grosjean , Marcello Puglisi , Diego Nunes , Stephen Jelley
Teams ART Grand Prix , Trident