Category: Race series
Indy Lights: Second victory for versatile Vernay
JK Vernay, who won on the bumpy, rain-soaked Streets of St Petersburg, has followed his success up with a second triumph – this time on the smooth, flowing and sunny road course at Birmingham, Alabama.Categorised under: Archive, Firestone Indy LightsTagged as: Dan Clarke, James Winslow, JK Vernay, Martin Plowman, Pippa Mann, Stefan Wilson
F3: Sims and Mortara open Euro Series with wins
Alexander Sims shrugged off a disappointing qualifying session to grab third in the F3 Euro Series season opener at Le Castellet, then followed it up by winning race two.Categorised under: Archive, F3 Euro SeriesTagged as: Adrian Quaife-Hobbs, Alexander Sims, Eduardo Mortara, F3 Euro Series
IndyCar: Power surge continues with Alabama pole
Mike Conway scored his best-ever IndyCar qualifying result to earn a front-row start at Barber Motorsports Park in Alabama later today – but he will line up beside the seemingly-unstoppable Will Power who is on pole.Categorised under: Archive, Firestone Indy Lights, IndyCar Series
GP2 testing: Vietoris is today’s fastest runner
Racing Engineering’s Christian Vietoris became the third driver to top the timesheets in three days of testing at the Circuit de Catalunya in Barcelona today after setting a fastest lap of 1:27.284.
GP2: d’Ambrosio dislodges Maldonado in testing
Jérôme d’Ambrosio finally did what no-one else has so far been able to do in GP2 testing by knocking Pastor Maldonado off the top of the timesheets.Tagged as: GP2, Jerome d’Ambrosio, Max Chilton, Oliver Turvey, Sam Bird
GP3: Carlin swoops to save Smith’s season
Dean Smith, winner of the award for last year’s top young British driver, has been saved from a possible season on the sidelines after the Racing Steps Foundation teamed up with Carlin to secure him a seat in GP3.
F2 testing: Stoneman tops the timesheets on maiden outing
Dean Stoneman has celebrated his first outing in a Formula Two car by topping the timesheets during this year’s first two official days of testing.Tagged as: Dean Stoneman, Jack Clarke, Jolyon Palmer, Paul Rees, Snetterton, testing, Tom Gladdis, Will Bratt
GP2 testing: Can anyone beat Maldonado this week?
Pastor Maldonado swept away the rest of the GP2 field at last month’s Paul Ricard tests – and the Venezuelan set out his stall again today for another dominant performance.Tagged as: ART. Oliver Turvey, Circuit de Catalunya, GP2 testing, iSport, Max Chilton, Ocean Racing, Pastor Maldonado, Rapax, Sam Bird
British F3: Carlin take a hat-trick from season-opener
Red Bull-backed Carlin has proved that it will be the team to beat in this year’s British F3 International championship after sweeping up a full slate of honours in the opening rounds at Oulton Park.Categorised under: Archive, British F3
Superleague: Dolby stamps his mark on new season
Craig Dolby took a dominating victory in Superleague Formula’s €100,000 Silverstone super final to cap an impressive day during which he won the first race and charged through from the back to take fourth in the reverse-grid second race.Categorised under: Archive, Superleague FormulaTagged as: Craig Dolby, Duncan Tappy, Flamengo, James Walker, Liverpool, Superleague Formula, Tottenham Hotspur