GP3 News: Boschung sets the pace on day two in Estoril

GP3 LogoJenzer Motorsport’s Ralph Boschung quickest in Portugal

Swiss rookie Ralph Boschung topped the timesheet on the second and final day of pre-season testing at Estoril. The Jenzer Motorsport driver posted a best laptime of 1: 27.789 in the morning session. Carlin’s Mitchell Gilbert was quickest in the afternoon. Read more of this post

GP3 News: Fuoco fastest on day one in Estoril

GP3 LogoCarlin’s Antonio Fuoco quickest in Portuguese pre-season testing

Ferrari Academy Driver Antonio Fuoco recorded the best laptime on day one of pre-season testing in Estoril. The Italian’s fastest lap was 1:28.410 around the Portuguese track. ART Grand Prix’s Marvin Kirchhöfer and Arden International’s Emil Bernstorff completed the top three times and were covered by just 0.023s in a closely fought Read more of this post

GP3 News: 2015 pre-season testing commences in Estoril

GP3 LogoTwo day test session in Portugal

The opening 2015 GP3 pre-season test session gets underway at the Circuito Estoril on the 18-19 March for a two day test. This is the first of three pre-season tests before Barcelona hosts round one of the year in early May.

As ever with a new season, we welcome new rookies into the fold along with a blend of more experienced drivers with the common goal the same – to claim the title. Read more of this post

GP3 News: Reigning GP3 Champion Lynn receives prize for title

GP3 LogoLynn at the wheel of GP2 development car in Bahrain

2014 GP3 Series title winner Alex Lynn got behind the wheel of the GP2 development car today for a test session at the Sakhir International Circuit, as part of his prize for winning the coveted GP3 crown last year. The main purpose for this test is aero-testing to put mileage on the DRS and to work on its reliability for the upcoming season. Read more of this post

GP3 News: GP3 Series 2015 season calendar and teams confirmed

GP3 LogoA season of nine events alongside Formula One

GP3 Series organisers are pleased to announce that the 2015 GP3 Series calendar has been confirmed today. It will once again consist of a total of nine rounds, which are all support events of the Formula One World Championship. Seven rounds on the calendar will be held on European soil with two overseas events closing the season. Read more of this post

GP3 News: Campos Racing joins GP3 Series line-up

GP3 LogoSpanish squad replaces Hilmer Motorsport

GP3 Series organisers are pleased to announce that Campos Racing have been allocated an entry for the 2015 GP3 season. The Spanish team who also successfully returned to GP2 Series this year will replace Hilmer Motorsport in GP3. Read more of this post

GP3 News: Ghiotto quickest on final day in Yas Marina

GP3 LogoLuca Ghiotto and Antonio Fuoco set the pace on third day of post-season testing

Trident’s Luca Ghiotto posted the fastest time on the third and final day of post-season testing at the Yas Marina circuit with a 1:55.134. Ferrari Academy driver Antonio Fuoco led the way in the morning session.

The test got underway in hazy and humid conditions. Riccardo Agostini returned to the paddock with his team Hilmer Read more of this post

GP3 News: Tuscher quickest on day two in Yas Marina

GP3 LogoMathéo Tuscher and Luca Ghiotto set the pace in post-season testing

Swiss driver Mathéo Tuscher posted the best lap time on day two of post-season testing at the Yas Marina Circuit with a 1:55.583. Italian driver Luca Ghiotto clocked the fastest time of the morning session with a 1:55.976.

The second day of post-season testing at the Yas Marina Circuit again got underway with beautiful sunshine and a Read more of this post

GP3 News: Ceccon fastest on day one of post-season testing

GP3 LogoJenzer Motorsport’s Kevin Ceccon and ART Grand Prix’s Andrea Pizzitola lead the way

Italian ace Kevin Ceccon posted the quickest laptime of the day: a 1:55.501 set in the morning. French rookie Andrea Pizzitola topped the times in the afternoon session with a 1:55.832, narrowly beating Mitch Gilbert in the Arden International car. Read more of this post

GP3 News: Niederhauser signs off in style at season-finale

GP3 LogoArden Motorsport’s Patric Niederhauser victorious at Yas Marina

Swiss star Patric Niederhauser made the perfect getaway to snatch the lead from Nick Yelloly (Status Grand Prix) at the start of final race of the 2014 GP3 Series. The Arden Motorsport retained the lead despite a safety car early on to record his third win of the year. Newly crowned GP3 Champion Alex Lynn crossed the line in third as his team Carlin Read more of this post

GP3 News: Stoneman sears to Yas Marina victory

GP3 LogoKoiranen GP’s Dean Stoneman records fifth win of the season

Brit Dean Stoneman continued his excellent run of form with a superb win in race one at the Yas Marina Circuit. The Koiranen GP ace got the better of pole-man Marvin Kirchhöfer (ART Grand Prix) and held on to secure victory despite pressure from the German. Dino Zamparelli joined the pair on the rostrum in third. Read more of this post

GP3 News: Thoughts of a Champion – Alex Lynn

GP3 LogoNewly crowned Champion reflects on a stellar season

GP3 Series: Alex Lynn, fifth GP3 Series Champion. How does that sound?

Alex Lynn: It sounds amazing. When I think back it’s been a long journey since Estoril in March at the pre-season test. It’s such a stressful thing to try and win the title; you’re always under pressure and always trying to respond to everything. I’ve been really proud to lead the Series from the first moment in Barcelona right until the end. I’ve been Read more of this post

GP3 News: Kirchhöfer flies to pole as Lynn becomes GP3 Champion

GP3 LogoART Grand Prix’s Marvin Kirchhöfer fastest, Alex Lynn takes title

Success! A memorable qualifying session saw Marvin Kirchhofer blaze to pole, whilst Carlin and Red Bull Junior Team rookie Alex Lynn became the fifth driver to take the elusive GP3 crown. The Brit had one hand on the coveted trophy prior to the season finale at Yas Marina Circuit, after his nearest challenger in the standing’s Dean Stoneman failed to pocket pole and the four points on offer – Lynn can not be beaten on points and thus celebrates a fantastic Read more of this post

GP3 News: Lynn takes first blood at Yas Marina

GP3 LogoCarlin’s Alex Lynn fastest in Free Practice in Abu Dhabi

Red Bull Junior Team’s Alex Lynn has started with maximum attack this weekend. The young Brit could seal the coveted GP3 crown in qualifying later today and he opened the final round of the 2014 season in the best possible style topping the first session. Status Grand Prix’s Nick Yelloly and ART Grand Prix’s Marvin Kirchhöfer completed Read more of this post

GP3 News: Niederhauser victorious in Sochi

GP3 LogoArden Motorsport’s Niederhauser wins last lap thriller in Russia

What a race and what a last lap! Swiss star Patric Niederhauser was triumphant in Race 2 at the Sochi Autodrom at Round 8 of the 2014 GP3 Series, holding off Koiranen GP’s Dean Stoneman and ART Grand Prix’s Marvin Kirchhöfer in a stunning three-way fight. Series leader Alex Lynn was fifth with the battle for the GP3 title going to the final round in Abu Dhabi. Read more of this post

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