Trident's Artur Janosz fastest as GP3 testing resumes at Valencia

Trident driver Artur Janosz's morning laptime was enough to place him quickest on day one of the second GP3 Series test at Valencia

Trident's Artur Janosz fastest as GP3 testing resumes at Valencia

The afternoon times were slightly slower - Matt Parry put his Koiranen GP car on top in the later session but it was still two-tenths down on Janosz's time from the morning.

It wasn't all smooth for Parry. He was forced to stop on track late into the morning session, causing the red flag to come out.

Formula 3 convert Alexander Albon, who has impressed so far during testing, posted the third fastest time overall and was second in the morning. He was under three-hundredths of a second behind Parry.

Campos Racing's Konstantin Tereshchenko was the only other driver to dip below the 1m22s, setting the fourth fastest time of the day.

Track temperatures and high fuel runs meant laps were considerably slower in the afternoon, with Charles Leclerc completing more laps than anyone after the break with 56.

Arden International drivers Jake Dennis and Jack Aitken were second and third fastest in the afternoon.

There was one debutant, with Slovakian driver Richard Gonda coming in for Jenzer Motorsport.

The sometime Acceleration FA1, Auto GP and European F3 Open driver was returning to single-seaters after racing in the Renault Sport Trophy for the RS01 last year.

MORNING TIMES

Pos Driver Team Time Gap Laps
1 Artur Janosz Trident 1m21.755s - 30
2 Alexander Albon ART Grand Prix 1m21.954s 0.199s 38
3 Konstantin Tereschenko Campos Racing 1m21.976s 0.221s 36
4 Charles Leclerc ART Grand Prix 1m22.017s 0.262s 39
5 Oscar Tunjo Jenzer Motorsport 1m22.029s 0.274s 29
6 Jack Aitken Arden International 1m22.054s 0.299s 29
7 Alex Palou Campos Racing 1m22.076s 0.321s 21
8 Nyck de Vries ART Grand Prix 1m22.096s 0.341s 36
9 Tatiana Calderon Arden International 1m22.112s 0.357s 37
10 Giuliano Alesi Trident 1m22.184s 0.429s 31
11 Ralph Boschung Koiranen GP 1m22.199s 0.444s 24
12 Nirei Fukuzumi ART Grand Prix 1m22.232s 0.477s 37
13 Matt Parry Koiranen GP 1m22.241s 0.486s 19
14 Steijn Schothorst Campos Racing 1m22.317s 0.562s 31
15 Kevin Jorg DAMS 1m22.334s 0.579s 33
16 Santino Ferrucci DAMS 1m22.344s 0.589s 14
17 Jake Dennis Arden International 1m22.377s 0.622s 22
18 Jake Hughes DAMS 1m22.388s 0.633s 34
19 Matevos Isaakyan Koiranen GP 1m22.470s 0.715s 26
20 Akash Nandy Jenzer Motorsport 1m22.798s 1.043s 35
21 Richard Gonda Jenzer Motorsport 1m23.098s 1.343s 35
22 Mahaveer Raghunathan Koiranen GP 1m23.285s 1.530s 25
23 Sandy Stuvik Trident 1m38.343s 16.588s 43
24 Antonio Fuoco Trident 1m38.861s 17.106s 38

AFTERNOON TIMES

Pos Driver Team Time Gap Laps
1 Matt Parry Koiranen GP 1m21.932s - 27
2 Jake Dennis Arden International 1m22.161s 0.229s 46
3 Jack Aitken Arden International 1m22.188s 0.256s 31
4 Nirei Fukuzumi ART Grand Prix 1m22.286s 0.354s 48
5 Charles Leclerc ART Grand Prix 1m22.295s 0.363s 56
6 Alexander Albon ART Grand Prix 1m22.411s 0.479s 48
7 Oscar Tunjo Jenzer Motorsport 1m22.433s 0.501s 22
8 Steijn Schothorst Campos Racing 1m22.435s 0.503s 48
9 Santino Ferrucci DAMS 1m22.475s 0.543s 33
10 Matevos Isaakyan Koiranen GP 1m22.527s 0.595s 19
11 Nyck de Vries ART Grand Prix 1m22.535s 0.603s 43
12 Artur Janosz Trident 1m22.545s 0.613s 42
13 Ralph Boschung Koiranen GP 1m22.565s 0.633s 38
14 Giuliano Alesi Trident 1m22.620s 0.688s 44
15 Sandy Stuvik Trident 1m22.632s 0.700s 35
16 Antonio Fuoco Trident 1m22.684s 0.752s 38
17 Richard Gonda Jenzer Motorsport 1m22.734s 0.802s 33
18 Kevin Jorg DAMS 1m22.866s 0.934s 33
19 Konstantin Tereschenko Campos Racing 1m22.885s 0.953s 31
20 Tatiana Calderon Arden International 1m22.916s 0.984s 47
21 Alex Palou Campos Racing 1m22.925s 0.993s 43
22 Jake Hughes DAMS 1m22.937s 1.005s 18
23 Mahaveer Raghunathan Koiranen GP 1m23.061s 1.129s 30
24 Akash Nandy Jenzer Motorsport 1m23.166s 1.234s 41

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