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Hockenheim GP3: Richie Stanaway tops free practice for Status GP

Richie Stanaway, Status, Hockenheim GP3 2014

Silverstone race winner Richie Stanaway maintained his good GP3 form by heading the 45-minute free practice session at Hockenheim on Friday evening.

Status Grand Prix racer Stanaway jumped to the top of the times with five minutes remaining, lapping the German GP venue in 1m29.473s.

The Kiwi headed ART's Marvin Kirchhofer by a fifth of a second, with Stanaway's team-mate Nick Yelloly third fastest, 0.256s down on the top time.

Yelloly's fellow Briton Dino Zamparelli was fourth fastest for ART, ahead of Patrick Kujala and another Briton, Emil Berstorff.

Points leader Alex Lynn was eighth fastest for Carlin, 0.62s off the pace, while title rival Jimmy Eriksson was down in 22nd, 1.506s off Stanaway's time.

Pos Driver               Team       Time       Gap     Laps
 1. Richie Stanaway      Status     1m29.473s           16
 2. Marvin Kirchhofer    ART        1m29.678s  +0.205s  18
 3. Nick Yelloly         Status     1m29.729s  +0.256s  14
 4. Dino Zamparelli      ART        1m29.740s  +0.26?s  18
 5. Patrick Kujala       Manor      1m29.792s  +0.319s  20
 6. Emil Bernstorff      Carlin     1m29.814s  +0.341s  18
 7. Patric Niederhauser  Arden      1m30.085s  +0.612s  21
 8. Alex Lynn            Carlin     1m30.093s  +0.620s  1?
 9. Roman de Beer        Trident    1m30.241s  +0.768s  20
10. Riccardo Agostini    Hilmer     1m30.295s  +0.822s  18
11. Dean Stoneman        Manor      1m30.352s  +0.879s  18
12. Alex Fontana         ART        1m30.459s  +0.986s  19
13. Mitchell Gilbert     Trident    1m30.475s  +1.002s  17
14. Luis Sa Silva        Carlin     1m30.543s  +1.070s  18
15. Sebastian Balthasar  Hilmer     1m30.609s  +1.136s  25
16. Robert Visoiu        Arden      1m30.621s  +1.148s  20
17. Pal Varhaug          Jenzer     1m30.627s  +1.154s  22
18. Matheo Tuscher       Jenzer     1m30.706s  +1.233s  22
19. Nelson Mason         Hilmer     1m30.727s  +1.254s  18
20. Jann Mardenborough   Arden      1m30.768s  +1.295s  22
21. Alfonso Celis        Status     1m30.770s  +1.29?s  18
22. Jimmy Eriksson       Koiranen   1m30.979s  +1.506s  16
23. Ryan Cullen          Manor      1m31.166s  +1.693s  22
24. Adderly Fong         Jenzer     1m31.792s  +2.319s  13
25. Victor Carbone       Trident    1m31.813s  +2.340s  14
26. Santiago Urrutia     Koiranen   1m32.401s  +2.928s  18
27. Carmen Jorda         Koiranen   1m35.289s  +5.816s  19
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