August 26, 2014 by Leo Nulty
Despite briefly grabbing the lead, Stanaway, left, had to untimately settle for second.
Status Grand Prix’s Richie Stanaway finished in second place after a close battle for victory in the second GP3 Series race at Spa-Francorchamps. New Zealander Stanaway kept the pressure on race winner Alex Lynn – his title rival – during an epic battle as they scorched away from the field. This paid off when Lynn made a mistake and Stanaway briefly... [Read more...]
April 23, 2014 by Leo Nulty
Stanaway has adapted well to the GP3 Series car
New Zealand star Richie Stanaway has been confirmed for a full season in the GP3 Series with the Status Grand Prix team in 2014. The 22-year-old completes the three-car GP3 Series team alongside Nick Yelloly and Alfonso Celis Jr, having driven with Status GP in five official pre-season test days, in which he has been in the Top 10 times on each occasion. An... [Read more...]
March 25, 2014 by Leo Nulty
Status Grand Prix is returning to its trademark black and fluorescent green colour scheme on its GP3 Series cars in this year’s Formula One™ support championship.
This week’s official test at Estoril will be the first time its trio of latest generation 400hp GP3 cars have appeared in the striking livery, which was utilised by the Canadian-licensed team during race-winning campaigns in 2011 and 2012. The fluorescent green colour is derived from Status GP’s title-winning programme in A1 Grand Prix in 2009,... [Read more...]
June 28, 2013 by Status Grand Prix
Status hope for a good showing at Silverstone this weekend. Their factory is only just down the road from the circuit!
Status Grand Prix is all set for the third round of the 2013 GP3 Series supporting the Formula 1 British Grand Prix at Silverstone, within walking distance of the team’s factory. Silverstone also represents the home event for one of Status GP’s three drivers, and as such Josh Webster is itching to score his first points in his maiden season of international... [Read more...]
May 15, 2013 by Leo Nulty
Status Grand Prix made headway with all-important tyre management in the second race of the GP3 Series season opener at the Circuit de Catalunya near Barcelona. At this, the first GP3 race weekend with the brand-new, 400bhp, second-generation cars, all the teams found it a big challenge to maintain tyre performance throughout the races thanks to the... [Read more...]
May 3, 2013 by Teri Thomas
New Backer for the Irish-American Driver..
Emphasizing that motor sports is a true global platform, it was announced today that Indian specialty complex engineering company, Ravilla Aerospace Industries will support Conor Daly’s GP3 program for the upcoming season. Ravilla and Daly became a successful combination during the winter when they teamed up to win the Indian MRF Challenge Championship... [Read more...]
April 30, 2013 by Teri Thomas
Daly set to test an F1 car- again.
About one week before he climbs into a GP3 car for the opening rounds of the season in Barcelona, May 10-12th, American Conor Daly will spend Wednesday, May 1st doing aero testing in Sahara Force India’s 2013 F1 car. The test will take place at Duxford Airfield in Cambridgeshire, England. Formula One testing has resumed at the Imperial War Museum... [Read more...]
February 21, 2013 by Status Grand Prix
Status GP all set for first test of GP3's new-generation racer at Estoril
Status Grand Prix is all set for the first test of the second-generation GP3 Series car, which takes place over three days at Estoril in Portugal on Wednesday to Friday, February 20th to 22nd. The team will run Swede Jimmy Eriksson, already confirmed as a Status GP driver for 2013, and Briton Josh Webster on all three days. The team’s other car will... [Read more...]
January 28, 2013 by Status Grand Prix
Eriksson joins Silverstone based Irish Motorsport Team Status Grand Prix after winning the German Formula 3 title in 2012.
Status Grand Prix has recruited highly-rated Swedish racer Jimmy Eriksson for the 2013 GP3 Series season. Eriksson, who will be 22 years old in March, joins the Silverstone-based team after an extremely successful 2012 season, during which he won the German Formula 3 Cup, taking eight victories and six pole positions on his way to the title with the... [Read more...]
January 14, 2013 by Leo
Conor behind the wheel of the No.14 ABC Supply Honda IndyCar at a test at Sebring International Raceway late last year
Name: Conor Daly Age: 21 Occupation: Driver Road Car: Subaru STI Dream Road Car: Nissan Skyline R34 GTR Race Car: GP3 Dream Race Car: F1 Race of My Life: Barcelona Race 2 GP3 2012 Biggest Supporter: My Family Favourite Food: Pizza Favourite Restaurant: Fogo de Chao Tell us something interesting about yourself? I want to race/drive with Ken Block someday Read More →