News Details

GP2 Champ Leimer Tests 2012 Lotus F1 Car at Paul Ricard

The 2013 GP2 Series champion Fabio Leimer has tested a 2012 Lotus F1 Team car at Paul Ricard in France as part of his prize for winning the championship from Pirelli. The Swiss driver completed 78 laps of the 3.8-kilometre configuration of the circuit on Pirelli’s demo tyres. “Fabio was impressive both in terms of his pace and his feedback,” said Pirelli’s racing manager Mario Isola. “While our demo tyres are not quite the same as the real Formula One tyres, they are still enough to give a good idea of what it is like to drive at the very top level. We were delighted to offer him this opportunity and the chance to prove once more that graduates from the GP2 Series – especially...
Full Story »
Share

You May Also Be Interested In...

Leimer completes test with Pirelli and Lotus

Swiss driver Fabio Leimer, last year’s GP2 champion, tested a 2012...
1y ago from Formula1.com

Leimer completes F1 test at Paul Ricard

– Reigning GP2 Series Champion Fabio Leimer tested a 2012 Lotus...
1y ago from GPUpdate.net

GP2 champion Leimer wins F1 test with Lotus

2014 GP2 Champion Fabio Leimer As part of his prize for winning the...
1y ago from GrandPrix247.com

Lotus and Pirelli to give Leimer prize run

Fabio Leimer will test a 2012 Lotus Formula One car at Paul Ricard in...
1y ago from Formula1.com

Elsewhere On The Network

Popular On MotoGPToday.com

Laverty pragmatic as he loses out on Aprilia MotoGP...

Michael Laverty is disappointed he isn’t going to be able to show his...
1h ago from BikeSportNews.com

Rossi smashes another record

Current MotoGP World Championship leader Valentino Rossi has broken Angel...
1d ago from MotoGP.com

Honda chasing 700th GP victory

The Japanese manufacturer currently has 698 GP victories across all...
14h ago from MotoGP.com

Q&A with Mahindra Racing CEO Mufaddal Choonia

Mahindra Racing’s CEO looks back on the season so far and discusses the...
14h ago from MotoGP.com

Popular On IndyCarToday.com

Rahal scores blistering win as Montoya stumbles

Hometown hero Graham Rahal has scorched to the finest win of his career...
1h ago from SpeedCafe.com

Hunter-Reay tops warm-up despite spinning out

Sunday morning's warm-up session at the Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course saw...
7h ago from Crash.net

Rahal Uses Strategy to Win at Mid-Ohio

Graham Rahal used strategy and a timely caution to vault into the lead in...

Mid-Ohio: Sunday warm-up results

Ryan Hunter-Reay tops warm-up despite spinning out Sunday warm-up times...
7h ago from Crash.net

Popular On TotalWRC.com

Lefebvre excluded from Rally Finland

Frenchman's DS 3 used illegal ECU software
2h ago from WRC.com

Ostberg: Pre-event test "key" to podium

Citroen's Mads Ostberg believes preparation was the “key” to his...
2h ago from Crash.net

Mission accomplished for Hyundai Motorsport with...

Hyundai Motorsport has finished this weekend’s Rally Finland, round 8 of...
7h ago from Motorsport.com

Latvala: This was one of the greatest drives of my life

Volkswagen's Jari-Matti Latvala has branded his drive to his third...
6h ago from Crash.net

Popular On GunnersToday.com

Arsenal 'to extend Nacho Monreal contract'

Arsenal will completely agree a new deal with Spanish left-back Nacho...
3h ago from SportsMole.co.uk

Player Ratings: Arsenal vs. Chelsea

Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain's first-half strike was enough for Arsenal to...
5h ago from SportsMole.co.uk

“I thought the best team lost but Arsenal defended...

Chelsea boss Jose Mourinho paid credit to Arsenal’s defensive...
4h ago from TalkSport.com

Comments

comments powered by Disqus

Hottest News

Recent News

2014 GPToday.com
GPToday.com is not responsible for the news headlines and associated descriptions and images it indexes, the content of externally linked sites or the comments & postings of its users.

This website is unofficial and is not associated in any way with the Formula One group of companies. F1, FORMULA ONE, FORMULA 1, FIA FORMULA ONE WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP, GRAND PRIX and related marks are trade marks of Formula One Licensing B.V.