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...]
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 24, 2013 by Status Grand Prix
Status Grand Prix and HVM Racing are pleased to confirm they have this week filed a formal entry application for the 2013 FIA World Endurance Championship (WEC).
Status Grand Prix and HVM Racing are pleased to confirm they have this week filed a formal entry application for the 2013 FIA World Endurance Championship (WEC). The HVM Status GP entry marks the first stage of the collaboration between two successful teams, the Silverstone and Indianapolis-based organizations committed to running a latest-specification... [Read more...]
December 13, 2012 by Tony Gregory
Anglo-Irish sportscar team Status Grand Prix has forged an alliance with IndyCar Series team HVM Racing to field a joint entry in next year’s FIA World Endurance Championship
Anglo-Irish sportscar team Status Grand Prix has forged an alliance with IndyCar Series team HVM Racing to field a joint entry in next year’s FIA World Endurance Championship. Following on from a successful two-day test of Status GP’s Lola-Judd B12/80 Coupe in Spain last week, HVM and Status GP will combine their technical and commercial resources... [Read more...]
November 6, 2012 by Status Grand Prix
Ryan Cullen is looking to increase his mileage with StatusGP
Italian Giovanni Venturini will join Miki Weckstrom and Ryan Cullen in Status Grand Prix’s line-up for this week’s two days of GP3 Series post-season testing at the Estoril circuit. The two days of running at the Portuguese circuit will represent the first time that Venturini, who twice finished on the podium this season with Trident Racing, has... [Read more...]
October 26, 2012 by Status Grand Prix
Ryan Cullen was amongst the drivers to also test with Status GP in Jerez
Status Grand Prix enjoyed a good GP3 Series post-season test at Jerez, with category debutant Nick Cassidy featuring among the fastest eight drivers in three of the four sessions. New Zealander Cassidy, a Formula Renault 2.0 graduate, was seventh fastest on the opening morning of the two-day test, which was the only fully dry session. He was second... [Read more...]
October 23, 2012 by Status Grand Prix
Irish Team Status Grand Prix will test Somerset driver Ryan Cullen ahead of a planned GP3 move in 2013
Status Grand Prix is to test Formula Ford graduate Ryan Cullen as he prepares for a planned move into the GP3 Series next season. The 21-year-old from Somerset, who is sixth in the British Formula Ford Championship, will drive at the four days of official post-season GP3 tests with Status GP – at Jerez in Spain on the 24th and 25th October and Estoril... [Read more...]
September 24, 2012 by Status Grand Prix
Title-winning GP2 Series team iSport International and leading GP3 Series team Status Grand Prix have forged an alliance to promote driver talent on the Formula One™ support series ladder.
Title-winning GP2 Series team iSport International and leading GP3 Series team Status Grand Prix have forged an alliance to promote driver talent on the Formula One™ support series ladder. The two UK-based teams have established the iSport / Status GP Performance Partnership which will see the leading GP3 Series driver from Status GP’s team in the... [Read more...]