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Giorgio Pantano wins title despite penalty (GP2)

Giorgio Pantano won the GP2 championship in the feature race at Monza today despite losing his win due to a drive-through penalty.
The Italian driver led most of the race on a wet but drying track. However after making his mandatory pit stop he crossed the white line at the pit lane exit and was shortly [...]

Pastor Maldonado snatches win from Jerome d’Ambrosio (GP2)

Pastor Maldonado won a thrilling GP2 sprint race with a stunning pass on leader Jerome d’Ambrosio on the final lap at Spa-Francorchamps.
But Bruno Senna failed to capitalise on the absense of points leader Giorgio Pantano by crashing out of the race.

Di Grassi lucks in to win as Pantano extends title lead (GP2)

The Campos team won the second race at Valencia as well and once again fortune smiled on them. Lucas di Grassi collected the win.
The GP2 sprint race once again provided more talking points than the feature race after a controversial crash between two former team mates and another twist in the championship battle between Giorgio [...]

Title rivals Pantano and Senna stop on final lap at Valencia (GP2)

The GP2 feature race at the Circuito Urbano Valencia came to a surprising end as title rivals Giorgio Pantano and Bruno Senna both ran out of fuel on the final lap.
Pantano had run away with the race from pole position and was poised to win when his car rolled to a halt on the final [...]

Disaster for Pantano breathes life into title battle (GP2)

A moment’s misjudgement by Giorgio Pantano at the Hungaroring cost him vital points in the championship. And it handed Bruno Senna an opportunity to reduce the gap between the pair in the title race which the iSport driver did not waste.
Senna finished third behind winner Lucas di Grassi and Andreas Zuber, the pair nose-to-tail for [...]

Bruno Senna masters wet conditions to win at Silverstone (GP2)

It’s a shame that Bruno Senna’s every move in motor racing evokes parallels with his uncle. But his victory at a soaking wet Silverstone in today’s GP2 race brought back strong memories of Ayrton Senna’s ttriumph in similar conditions at the same track 20 years earlier.
Luca Filippi started from pole position courtesy of his eighth [...]

GP2: Senna and Conway win at Monaco

Wins for Bruno Senna and Mike Conway on the streets of Monaco means GP2 has had six different winners in as many races. The drivers’ championship remains wide open as Senna is tied for the lead with Giorgio Pantano.
Senna won the feature race after beating Monaco specialist Pastor Maldonado away at the start. Conway was [...]

Eight cars crash on first lap, Bruno Senna hits a dog, it’s another GP2 sprint race

A frantic GP2 sprint race saw eight drivers eliminated on the first lap and a safety car period after one car struck and apparently killed a dog.
The safety car was summoned before the first lap was completed as Pastor Maldonado, Andreas Zuber, Ho-Pin Tung, Yelmer Buurmanm Andy Soucek, Jerome d’Ambrosio and Adrian Valles all crashed.
Adam [...]

GP2: Kobayashi triumphs as Grosjean cracks under pressure

Romain Grosjean had victory in the GP2 sprint race at the Circuit de Catalunya in the palm of his hand - until he threw it all away with a mistake behind the safety car folowed by a rash defensive move.
Grosjean moved up from fourth to second at the run to the first corner as Kamui [...]

GP2: Alvaro Parente wins on debut in Barcelona

Alavaro Parente won on his first appearance for Super Nova in GP2 in the feature race at the Circuit de Catalunya, withstanding race-long pressure from Bruno Senna.
It was a very impressive performance from the Renault World Series champion, who started second on the grid but took an instant lead when pole sitter Pastor Maldonado stalled.
Romain [...]

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