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.Tagged as: Carlin, Max Chilton, Mikhail Aleshin, Oliver Turvey
GP3 testing: ART’s Esteban Gutiérrez is fastest in both sessions
Esteban Gutiérrez was driver of the day on the second day of GP3 testing in Valencia with the ART pilot topping the timesheet in both sessions.
GP3 testing: Trummer and Wickens show their style
Simon Trummer and Robert Wickens were the beneficiaries of good conditions at today’s GP3 test in Valencia, setting the fastest times in the morning and afternoon sessions respectively.
GP3: Wickens tops standings after inaugural weekend
Canada’s Robert Wickens leads the GP3 Series standings after its first weekend of competition thanks to his securing a second place in the feature race and a fourth in the sprint.
GP3: Four Brits set to line up on Barcelona grid
Four British drivers will be lining up to race in the first ever GP3 event this weekend, due to be held as part of the upcoming Grand Prix weekend in Barcelona.
WSR: Ricciardo misses a win, but leads series
A wet weekend at the Motorland Aragon circuit saw Red Bull F1 reserve Daniel Ricciardo convert two pole positions into two third-place finishes and top the points standings after Formula Renault 3.5’s first meeting of the year.Tagged as: Carlin, Comtec, Daniel Ricciardo, Fortec, Greg Mansell, Jon Lancaster, World Series by Renault
GP3 testing: Arden give ART something to think about on final day
Mark Webber’s MW Arden squad has given the otherwise dominant ART team something to think about in the final session of this week’s two-day GP3 test at the Circuit de Catalunya in Barcelona.
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.
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
GP3: Trevor Carlin gives series thumbs-up after first team outing
The boss of one of Britain’s most successful junior formula motorsports teams has given the new GP3 series the thumbs-up after its first two days of testing at the Paul Ricard circuit in France.Tagged as: Alexander Rossi, ART, Bruno Michel, Carlin, Frederic Vasseur, GP3, Trevor Carlin