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Movin' On Up: The 2007 GP2 Season Preview Plus

Movin' On Up: The 2007 GP2 Season Preview

After two years spent proving itself fit for future champions, GP2 is ready to test, trial and spit out another Formula One hopeful or two this season. And with a strong field ready to form up in Bahrain for the season-opener, David Cameron takes a look at the men that matter at the sharp end of F1's feeder series

The Son Rising: Interview with Nelson Piquet Jr Plus

The Son Rising: Interview with Nelson Piquet Jr

With a ten-point deficit in the GP2 points standing, Nelson Piquet Jr is bullish about his chances of clinching the title at the final round of the season, in Monza this weekend. "I'm one hundred percent sure I can win it," the newly announced Renault test driver tells David Cameron. Exclusive for

Catch A Fire: Interview with Lewis Hamilton Plus

Catch A Fire: Interview with Lewis Hamilton

Lewis Hamilton has enjoyed rare media attention well before he came close to a Formula One contract. With McLaren backing since early age and a devoted father as his manager, the Briton has made the most of the opportunities presented to him, demonstrating sheer talent and enthusiasm in every series he's raced in. David Cameron interviewed the GP2 series points leader in Turkey after one of his best races ever. Exclusive for

The GP2 2006 Season Preview Plus

The GP2 2006 Season Preview

Last year, the inaugural GP2 season offered some of the best racing of the year worldwide, with several new stars emerging from the series. With the top three in the championship making a successful entry to Formula One - including a sensational debut for Nico Rosberg - the second season is only likely to draw more attention from fans and raise the stakes for the drivers and teams. David Cameron has been following GP2 from day one and throughout the winter break. Ahead of the first round of 2006 this weekend, he previews the upcoming season

GP2 bosses considering winter series

Organisers of the GP2 series are currently considering a winter series to be run at the conclusion of this year's championship

Fisichella joins forces with Coloni

Renault's Giancarlo Fisichella has linked up with Coloni Motorsport to build an Italian superteam to compete in next year's GP2 series, with the new pairing hopeful of fighting for the title against reigning champions ART

Q & A with Timo Glock

Q. First time testing in GP2 for you today - how was it for you?

Q & A with Jose Maria Lopez

Q. Fastest in both sessions today - how important is that for you now that you're looking towards next year?

Piquet on top at Paul Ricard

Nelson Piquet Jr has set the fastest official time on day one of GP2's final test of 2005 at the Circuit Paul Ricard after Jose Maria Lopez had his times removed when his Super Nova car was found to be underweight in scrutineering

Piquet Sports not for sale

Piquet Sports lead driver Nelson Piquet Jr and team principal Felipe Vargas have both rubbished rumours that the team were about to be sold to former Jordan sporting director Trevor Carlin, stating that the team is not for sale to anyone

Fisichella linked to Coloni

Renault driver Giancarlo Fisichella has been linked with a move to join forces with Coloni Motorsport to create an Italian superteam, with the aim of challenging for the GP2 title in 2006

Glock eyes GP2 move

Champ Car rookie of the year and ex-Formula One tester Timo Glock is believed to be testing Nico Rosberg's championship winning GP2 car at this week's test in Paul Ricard, implying a return to Europe is on the cards for the German driver

Racing Engineering confirm Villa

Racing Engineering have confirmed Javier Villa as one of their drivers for the GP2 season

Bruni confirmed by Trident

Fresh from the announcement that Trident Racing will be joining the GP2 grid for 2006, the team have announced that Gianmaria Bruni will be driving for them next year

Trident joins GP2 grid

Trident Racing have today been confirmed as the thirteenth team in GP2 by the series' organisers, who released the confirmed list of teams to compete in 2006

Drivers switch for second winter test

A number of drivers will be switching teams for the second of three GP2 winter tests, set to run next Wednesday and Thursday in Jerez

Piquet Sets Track Record - Day Two

Nelson Piquet Jr set the GP2 track record at the Paul Ricard circuit on the final day of the current winter test at the French circuit, setting a time of 1:15.565 in the afternoon session

Lopez Fastest at Ricard - Day One

Jose Maria Lopez was the fastest man on track on day one of the GP2 series test at Circuit Paul Ricard at the wheel of Nico Rosberg's championship winning ART Grand Prix car

Monfardini Hospitalised

Coloni Motorsport driver Ferdinando Monfardini is recuperating in a Manama hospital after an operation following the final race of the GP2 series in Bahrain yesterday

Q & A with Alex Premat

Q. Third place today - how was your race?

Q & A with Ernesto Viso

Q. Second place today. It looked like a tough race for you - how was it?

Q & A with Nico Rosberg

Q. You are now the first man to take two races in one weekend in GP2 - how was the race for you?

Rosberg Takes First Double Win

Nico Rosberg has put the icing on his championship cake in Bahrain by winning race two ahead of Ernesto Viso and Alex Premat

Rosberg Confident of F1 Seat for 2006

Nico Rosberg believes he can still land a racing seat in Formula One next season after revealing he is in talks with the Williams and BMW teams

Q & A with Alex Premat

Q. Good job for you to get second today - how was the race for you?

Q & A with Heikki Kovalainen

Q. Were you a little unlucky today?

Q & A with Nico Rosberg

Q. Nico Rosberg, GP2 Champion. How does that feel?

Rosberg Wins to Secure Title

Nico Rosberg is the inaugural GP2 Champion after winning race one at the Bahrain International Circuit, with teammate Alex Premat protecting him from title rival Heikki Kovalainen

Jani Allowed to Race

Neel Jani has been allowed to enter race one in Bahrain despite not setting a timed lap in either qualifying session

Rosberg Takes Early Advantage

Nico Rosberg has taken the advantage over championship rival Heikki Kovalainen by claiming pole position for this afternoon's first race at the Bahrain International Circuit, along with a five-point advantage that may yet be insurmountable

Rosberg Responds with Pole

Nico Rosberg has set the fastest time in second qualifying to take pole for this afternoon's first race at the Bahrain International Circuit. He will be joined by Championship rival Heikki Kovalainen on the front row

Kovalainen Tops First Qualifying

Heikki Kovalainen has stated his intentions for the weekend by claiming the top spot in the first qualifying session at the Bahrain International Circuit, just ahead of Championship rivals Nico Rosberg and Scott Speed

Q & A with Nico Rosberg

Q. So what have you been doing to get ready for this weekend?

Q & A with Heikki Kovalainen

Q. How have you prepared for this weekend?

GP Too (Penultimate) Plus

GP Too (Penultimate)

With only one event left before the first GP2 season comes to an end, the battle for the drivers' title is tighter than ever, and tensions are rising. David Cameron reports on the atmosphere in the 'other' paddock over the past month

No A1 GP Entry for Coloni

Coloni Motorsport will concentrate in 2006 on their GP2 team and homegrown series, Italian Formula 3000, after deciding against joining the nascent A1 Grand Prix series

Monfardini to Replace Vilander

Ferdinando Monfardini will race for Coloni Motorsport in the final two rounds of the 2005 GP2 series at Bahrain as a replacement for Toni Vilander, who will return to Italy for the final round of the Italian Formula 3000 series in Misano

Q & A with ART's Frederic Vasseur

With a lead of 37.5 points after race two at Spa today, ART Grand Prix became the first team to win the GP2 Championship. Autosport-Atlas talked exclusively to ART's General Manager, Frederic Vasseur

Q & A with Adam Carroll

Q: You seemed to have the easiest race of everyone today - how was it for you?

Jani Upbeat Despite Big Crash

Neel Jani was upbeat despite needing a visit to the local hospital as a result of a huge collision with Hiroki Yoshimoto at the top of Eau Rouge in race two at Spa-Francorchamps

Race Two Results Modified

The race results for race two at Spa-Francorchamps have been amended in the official classification issued by the race stewards, with Ernesto Viso now being handed the third place result

Carroll Wins Shortened Race Two

Adam Carroll has won race two at Spa-Francorchamps from pole position, after the race was stopped on lap ten as a result of a number of accidents at the top of Eau Rouge in a heavily rain affected race

Kovalainen Spins, Rosberg Grins

Nico Rosberg has taken over the lead of the GP2 Championship for the first time as a result of his solid drive to third place, as his title rival Heikki Kovalainen spun off track on the final lap in pursuit of a lowly eighth place in race one at Spa

Q & A with Nelson Piquet Jr

Q: 'Nelson Piquet, GP2 race winner'. How does it feel?

Piquet Penalised but Keeps Win

Nelson Piquet Jr has been docked ten places on tomorrow's grid for race two as a result of a collision during race one with Alex Premat

Piquet Takes Maiden Win at Spa

Nelson Piquet Jr has taken his first GP2 victory in mixed weather conditions at Spa, winning race one of the Belgian event

Q & A with Gianmaria Bruni

Q: Pole position today in a very wet session - how was it for you?

Bruni on Pole at Wet Spa

Gianmaria Bruni has taken a fortunate pole position for race one at Spa-Francorchamps, setting the fastest time just prior to an increase in the rain and a series of red flag stoppages in today's qualifying session

Rosberg Fastest in Wet Practice

Nico Rosberg easily claimed the fastest lap in a very wet free practice session at the Spa Francorchamps circuit, circulating a second faster than Heikki Kovalainen and Scott Speed

Bruni, Coloni Comment on Rift

Gianmaria Bruni has advised that the reason he didn't race with Coloni Motorsport at his home race last weekend was because he wanted to race with rivals Durango, ahead of an effort by his manager to form a new GP2 team for next year

Q & A with Nico Rosberg

Q: You seemed to have had quite a busy race today - how did it look from your seat?

Q & A with Neel Jani

Q: Good job today - how happy were you with your car, and your performance, today?

Jani Takes Close Win in Race 2

Neel Jani held his nerve to take a nail-biting win in race two at Monza, crossing the line just four tenths of a second ahead of Nico Rosberg, with Giorgio Pantano finishing just behind the pair

Q & A with Nelson Piquet Jr

Q: Another podium after a strong race - how does it feel?

Q & A with Heikki Kovalainen

Q: Was this your best win?

Q & A with Scott Speed

Q. Third in qualifying - are you happy with your performance today?

Q & A with Nico Rosberg

Q. Second fastest today and front row tomorrow - happy with your day's work today?

Kovalainen Takes Monza Pole

Heikki Kovalainen has taken pole for tomorrow's race one at Monza, beating championship rival Nico Rosberg to the top spot by just two tenths of a second