Ferrari are trying to help development driver Jules Bianchi find a place on the grid for 2013, the team has confirmed.
Jules Bianchi triumphed in the annual Desafio Internacional das Estrelas kart competition held in Brazil by Felipe Massa.
Jules Bianchi, Robin Frijns and Sam Bird are all vying for a place in F1 and any one of them could clinch the Formula Renault 3.5 title this weekend.
Jules Bianchi was quickest of the trio who were in action during the Young Drivers Test at Magny-Cours today.
Luiz Razia will drive for Force India in this week’s Young Drivers’ Test at Magny-Cours, the team has announced.
Jules Bianchi will be Force India’s third driver for the forthcoming season.
All three to test the same drivers as they did last year.
Sergio Perez and Jules Bianchi drove Ferrari’s 2009 F1 car at Fiorano today.
Romain Grosjean can claim the GP2 championship at next weekend’s Belgian Grand Prix round.
Sergio Perez and Jules Bianchi will drive Ferrari’s 2009 F1 car in a test in September.
Ferrari will run Jules Bianchi in the young drivers’ test at Abu Dhabi next week as they did last year.
With no movement on the 2011 F1 driver market so far, it looks as though there might not be very many spaces for new drivers next year. But with a 13th team potentially being announced soon and a fresh crop of graduates from GP2 and beyond looking for a way in, we could still see … Continue reading Who will be the new F1 drivers in 2011?
Ferrari Driver Academy members Jules Bianchi, Mirko Bortolotti and Daniel Zampieri sampled the team’s constructors championship-winning F2008 at the Fiorano circuit today. The trio drove a car supplied by the teams F1 Clienti department, which was also used to give Felipe Massa some test mileage over the winter as he made his comeback from injury. … Continue reading Ferrari’s young drivers sample F2008
Daivde Valsecchi put himself in a commanding position to win the GP2 Asia championship with his second win of the season at Abu Dhabi. Starting from seventh on the grid Valsecchi reeled in leader Michael Herck in the closing stages. The DPR driver offered little resistance, settling for second place ahead of team mate Giacomo … Continue reading Valsecchi closes on title with win (GP2 Asia)
When I spoke to Oliver Turvey last month he reckoned missing the pre-race test at Abu Dhabi had kept him from doing better in his first two GP2 Asia races. He proved that with a fine win in the third race of the championship at the Yas Island circuit after a gripping and – at … Continue reading Turvey heads iSport 1-2 (GP2 Asia)
The in-season testing ban may have caused some problems but it has given us one thing to look forward to: tomorrow a three-day F1 test session exclusively for rookie drivers begins at Jerez. Already most of the teams have announced their drivers which include a host of champions plus several drivers from nations not currently … Continue reading F1 rookies test: Guide to the drivers
Jules Bianchi captured the F3 Euroseries on home ground in Dijon today. Now halfway along the ART production line, a future stint in GP2 and thereafter Formula 1 looks increasingly likely for Bianchi.
Nico H?â??lkenberg captured the 2008 Formula Thre Euroseries championship in a less than inspiring fashion. He failed to get away at the start of the first race at Le Mans in France this weekend, and fell to the back of the field. But with title rival Edoardo Mortara unable to reach the seventh place he … Continue reading Nico H?â??lkenberg wins 2008 F3 Euroseries title at Le Mans
Nico H?â??lkenberg won the first of the two F3 races at Barcelona this weekend. And although he failed to score in the second race he nonetheless extended his championship lead over rivals Edoardo Mortara, Renger van der Zande and Christian Vietoris.
Nico H?â??lkenberg finished first on the road in the F3 Euroseries feature race at Zandvoort. With championship rival Edoardo Mortara spinning out. H?â??lkenberg was poised to take the lead in the title race. But H?â??lkenberg was sensationally stripped of his win after stewards found his car 3kg under the 540kg minimum weight limit – a … Continue reading Zandvoort disqualification hits H?â??lkenberg’s title hopes (F3)