Posts Tagged ‘Oliver Turvey’

10 Aug 2011: Christodoulou shines as McLaren sets its MP4-12C GT3 loose at Spa

Former Star Mazda and Formula Renault UK champion Adam Christodoulou helped McLaren return to 24-hour GT racing by setting the fastest lap recorded by the new MP4-12C GT3 at the Total 24 Hours of Spa.

6 May 2011: Max Chilton: “I want to be the fastest Brit”

BritsOnPole caught up with Carlin GP2 driver Max Chilton at the pre-season Silverstone test and asked him about his prospects for this year, his rookie season last year, and what it was like to drive for a brand-new squad that hadn’t settled on a definite team-mate for him.

20 Mar 2011: GP2 Asia, Imola: Oliver Turvey saves best for last

Oliver Turvey’s Ocean Racing team ended the disrupted GP2 Asia season without scoring a point, but by finishing in eighth in the Imola sprint race the Englishman was able to post the team’s best result.

30 May 2010: GP2: Clos encounters victory in Istanbul feature race

Dani Clos took his turn on the top step of the GP2 podium in Istanbul Park as the series produced its sixth different winner in six races, the Spaniard comfortably beating Luiz Razia after his team-mate Christian Vietoris retired from second.

29 May 2010: GP2: Third for Bird as Maldonado scores easy win

Pastor Maldonado ran away with the opening GP2 race in Turkey, beating pole-sitter Davide Valsecchi away at the start and comfortably leading home the GP2 Asia champion and ART’s British driver Sam Bird.

15 May 2010: GP2: D’Ambrosio creams opposition for Monaco sprint win

Jerome D’Ambrosio cashed in the pole position he earned for finishing eighth in the Monaco GP2 feature race, leading from the start to win the sprint ahead of Giedo van der Garde and Jules Bianchi.

14 May 2010: GP2: Perez takes Monaco feature victory and leads standings

Sergio Perez has kept his nearest rivals at arm’s length to take a victory in the Monaco feature race and rise to the top of the drivers’ standings at the midpoint of the weekend’s action.

9 May 2010: GP2: Surprise winners grab the honours as season begins

The less fashionable end of the GP2 grid came away from the opening weekend of the season with much to celebrate after Arden, Ocean, DPR and Rapax kept the expected front-runners well away from the podium.

7 May 2010: GP2: Bianchi to start season on pole, Bird and Turvey close behind

Pre-season favourite Jules Bianchi put himself on pole for the opening GP2 race of 2010 in Barcelona, ahead of Sergio Perez of Barwa Addax and his ART team-mate Sam Bird.

19 Apr 2010: Turvey contemplates F1 future after signing with McLaren

Oliver Turvey is the latest young driver to join McLaren’s prestigious development programme, thereby moving as close as anyone ever comes to a guarantee of following Jenson Button and Lewis Hamilton into Formula One.

 
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