GP2 confirms entries and calendar

The GP2 Series has confirmed its calendar and teams entered for the 2009 season

GP2 confirms entries and calendar

The only change to the 13 teams is Tiago Monteiro's Ocean Racing outfit taking over the BCN entry.

The season will begin at the first European Formula One round of the year at Catalunya in May. That will be the first of nine rounds in support of F1 in Europe before the season finale at the new Algarve circuit in Portimao, Portugal in September.

No. Team Nation 1&2 Barwa International Campos Team Spain 3&4 iSport International UK 5&6 Piquet GP Brazil 7&8 Racing Engineering Spain 9&10 ART Grand Prix France 11&12 Arden International Netherlands 14&15 Super Nova Racing UK 16&17 DAMS France 18&19 Trident Racing Italy 20&21 Fisichella Motor Sport Italy 22&23 Durango Italy 24&25 Ocean Racing Technology Portugal 26&27 DPR UK 2009 GP2 Series calendar May 9-10 Barcelona, Spain May 22-23 Monte-Carlo, Monaco June 6-7 Istanbul, Turkey June 20-21 Silverstone, UK July 11-12 Nurburgring, Germany July 25-26 Budapest, Hungary August 22-23 Valencia, Spain August 29-30 Spa-Francorchamps, Belgium September 12-13 Monza, Italy September 19-20 Portimao, Portugal 
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