Hauger and MP Motorsport stick together for renewed FIA F2 assault

Hauger and MP Motorsport stick together for renewed FIA F2 assault Read more

Dennis Hauger will prolong his stay with MP Motorsport in the FIA Formula 2 Championship after signing for a renewed assault in 2024. On the back of his two victories this season, the Norwegian driver hopes to add more wins in another season in the Formula 1 feeder series.

Williams Racing Academy Drivers to participate in Abu Dhabi FP1 Session and Young Driver Test

Williams Racing Academy Drivers to participate in Abu Dhabi FP1 Session and Young Driver Test Read more

Williams Racing Academy Driver Zak O’Sullivan will take part in the first Free Practice session at the 2023 Formula 1® Etihad Airways Abu Dhabi Grand Prix. The 2023 Formula 3 Vice Champion will get behind the wheel of Alex Albon’s FW45 at Yas Marina Circuit for the hour session. Zak’s outing, his first in the FW45, fulfills the team’s second and final mandated rookie driver session this season.

Franco Colapinto sticks with MP Motorsport for FIA Formula 2 promotion

Franco Colapinto sticks with MP Motorsport for FIA Formula 2 promotion Read more

Argentinian racer Franco Colapinto will remain with MP Motorsport as he moves up to the FIA Formula 2 Championship for 2024. This year, the tight bond between the Williams Racing Driver Academy member and the Dutch team resulted in a strong run to fourth place in the FIA F3 series. Preceding his 2024 debut, Colapinto will get his first taste of F2 in the final 2023 round in Abu Dhabi.

MP Motorsport has great season finale in FIA Formula 3 season

MP Motorsport has great season finale in FIA Formula 3 season Read more

MP Motorsport's Formula 2 and 3 teams travelled to Monza this weekend as support series of the Formula 1 circus. For the Formula 3 team this was the season finale, which could not have gone better for the team from the Netherlands.  The qualifying session on Friday was a tricky one, due to numerous red flags it was decided that the session would not be finished with 10 minutes to go. As a result, Jonny Edgar qualified fourth, which was his best result this season. Mari Boya and Franco Colapinto finished in 15th and 16th positions, but disqualifications promoted them to P11 and P12.

Franco Colapinto returns to the FIA F3 podium in Barcelona

Franco Colapinto returns to the FIA F3 podium in Barcelona Read more

Argentinian Williams Racing Driver Academy driver Franco Colapinto claimed second place at the Circuit de Catalunya last weekend. Franco arrived in Barcelona for the second leg of the FIA F3 double-header after a strong result in Monaco, where he just missed out on a podium finish. The Argentinian’s weekend started well by finishing P3 in Friday’s qualifying session, claiming his best result of the season so far.

FIA Formula 3: Bortoleto fastest on final day of testing for Trident

FIA Formula 3: Bortoleto fastest on final day of testing for Trident Read more

Gabriel Bortoleto ended pre-season testing on top, setting a 1:47.417 to lead the way on the final day of running for Trident. He narrowly headed up the field from Gabriele Minì, just 0.035s off the top spot with Grégoire Saucy in the top three once again.

Franco Colapinto joins Williams Racing Driver Academy

Franco Colapinto joins Williams Racing Driver Academy Read more

Williams Racing is pleased to welcome Franco Colapinto to the team’s Driver Academy. The team is also pleased to confirm that Franco will compete in the 2023 FIA Formula 3 Championship with MP Motorsport.

Franco Colapinto rejoins MP Motorsport for fresh FIA F3 campaign

Franco Colapinto rejoins MP Motorsport for fresh FIA F3 campaign Read more

Argentinian racer Franco Colapinto has rejoined MP Motorsport for a fresh assault on the FIA Formula 3 Championship. The 19-year-old from Buenos Aires raced with MP during his years in Formula Renault and Formula Regional and will now once again team up with the Dutch outfit for his second season in FIA F3. Colapinto is also the latest addition to the Williams Racing Driver Academy.

Van Amersfoort driver Franco Colapinto wraps up the FIA F3 season with a spectacular victory in Monza

Van Amersfoort driver Franco Colapinto wraps up the FIA F3 season with a spectacular victory in Monza Read more

The Argentinian ROFGO Junior scored his second FIA Formula 3 win in the season finale last weekend at the Temple of Speed. 

Franco Colapinto on the podium at Van Amersfoort Racing's home track

Franco Colapinto on the podium at Van Amersfoort Racing's home track Read more

ROFGO Junior Franco Colapinto celebrated on the podium last weekend at the Dutch GP circuit.  

F3: Franco Colapinto returns to the podium at the Red Bull Ring

F3: Franco Colapinto returns to the podium at the Red Bull Ring Read more

Franco Colapinto scores second FIA F3 podium with VAR.

Franco Colapinto flies the Argentinian flag high in Imola

Franco Colapinto flies the Argentinian flag high in Imola Read more

Franco Colapinto claimed his maiden FIA F3 win in only his second race weekend in the series.  

Franco Colapinto competes for VAR in the 2022 FIA F3 Championship

Franco Colapinto competes for VAR in the 2022 FIA F3 Championship Read more

Franco Colapinto will make his FIA F3 championship debut with Van Amersfoort Racing this year. Colapinto, a Buenos Aires native, steps up from racing in both LMP2 and the Formula Regional European Championship by Alpine in 2021.

Formula Regional EU by Alpine: Hadjar wins, R-ace GP is champion, and a great but unlucky Beganovic

Formula Regional EU by Alpine: Hadjar wins, R-ace GP is champion, and a great but unlucky Beganovic Read more

Isack Hadjar (R-ace GP) wins race 2 in the Temple of Speed of Monza

Formula Regional EU by Alpine: Mugello Race 1: Aron wins and Saucy is the Champion

Formula Regional EU by Alpine: Mugello Race 1: Aron wins and Saucy is the Champion Read more

A fantastic Race 1 in Mugello has been disputed, with Paul Aron (Prema Powerteam) starting from pole position, being overtaken by Michael Belov (G4 _Racing) at the start, but not giving up and managing to gain back the lead and final win, taking advantage of the restart after the first of two safety cars.

Formula Regional EU by Alpine: Valencia, race 1: Colapinto resists to Vidales and wins

Formula Regional EU by Alpine: Valencia, race 1: Colapinto resists to Vidales and wins Read more

Franco Colapinto (MP Motorsport) from pole position on the grid is ahead almost all the 30 minutes plus one lap and wins Race 1 in Valencia.

Dilano van 't Hoff to race in Formula Regional European Championship by Alpine in Valencia

Dilano van 't Hoff to race in Formula Regional European Championship by Alpine in Valencia Read more

Dilano van ’t Hoff will race in the Formula Regional European Championship by Alpine. He joins the FRECA team of MP Motorsport as a Wildcard entry during the Valencia event upcoming weekend. Dilano will team up with the regular MP Motorsport FRECA drivers Franco Colapinto, Kas Haverkort, and Oliver Goethe.

Franco Colapinto loses Red Bull Ring victory

Franco Colapinto loses Red Bull Ring victory Read more

The final results of Race 2 of the Formula Regional by Alpine at the Red Bull Ring, which has taken place the past weekend on the circuit of Spielberg, change and see now as the winner the championship leader Grègoire Saucy.

Formula Regional by Alpine: Franco Colapinto wins at the Red Bull Ring

Formula Regional by Alpine: Franco Colapinto wins at the Red Bull Ring Read more

Franco Colapinto (MP Motorsport) wins the first race Formula Regional by Alpine at the Red Bull Ring

Formula Regional EU by Alpine: Spa-Francorchamps, Race 2 report: Saucy, Maloney and David

Formula Regional EU by Alpine: Spa-Francorchamps, Race 2: Saucy and what a show!!!

Formula Regional EU by Alpine: Spa-Francorchamps, Race 2: Saucy and what a show!!! Read more

Race 2 in Spa-Francorchamps expresses the best driving one could possibly see, with so many overtakes, but almost no incidents, and so much talent and maturity by many drivers, making this a real show!

Formula Regional EU by Alpine: Spa-Francorshamps, Race 1 report: Belov huge, then David and Maloney

Formula Regional EU by Alpine: Spa-Francorshamps, Race 1 report: Belov huge, then David and Maloney Read more

Race 1 starts with slightly wet track conditions and some teams and drivers trying a gamble with slick tyres, but the choice does not help and, finally, the race will be held with pouring rain. In the first row Michael Belov (G4 Racing) is in pole position, and at his side is the Rookie, Red Bull Junior Team driver, Isack Hadjar (R-ace GP). In the second row, Hadrien David (R-ace GP) and Dino Beganovic (Prema Powerteam).

Formula Regional EU by Alpine: Zandvoort, Race 2: Saucy closes the perfect weekend

Formula Regional EU by Alpine: Zandvoort, Race 2: Saucy closes the perfect weekend Read more

Grégoire Saucy (ART Grand Prix) wins race 2 at the F1 Circuit Zandvoort and closes the perfect weekend with two pole positions and two wins. Behind him, Franco Colapinto (MP Motorsport) confirms his and the team’s progression, also showing a great pace during the race, actually getting closer to the Swiss driver in the last laps. Gabriele Minì (ART Grand Prix) is third, as he loses the second position at the start, getting a little stuck behind Saucy and giving Colapinto the chance to overtake.

Formula Regional by Alpine: Zandvoort, QP2: Saucy and Minì again, great Colapinto

Formula Regional by Alpine: Zandvoort, QP2: Saucy and Minì again, great Colapinto Read more

Track conditions vary, yellow flags interrupt twice the 20 minutes session of qualifying practice 2, but nothing changes at the head of the standings, with the Swiss Grégoire Saucy (ART Grand Prix – 1:31.193) setting an amazing lap time, 0.367 faster than his teammate, Gabriele Minì. Third is a fantastic Franco Colapinto (MP Motorsport – 1:31.781), showing again a constant improvement of the driver and the team. Fourth is Mikhael Belov (G4 Racing – 1:31.949), who yesterday has brought the first points to his team, and is continuing to give strong support to G4 Racing in expressing their full potential. Fifth is Francesco Pizzi (Van Amersfoort Racing – 1:32.010), obtaining his best position in qualifying this year. Just behind the Italian driver is Oliver Goethe (MP Motorsport – 1:32.015).

Formula Regional EU by Alpine: Zandvoort, Race 1: Saucy has no rivals

Formula Regional EU by Alpine: Zandvoort, Race 1: Saucy has no rivals Read more

Grégoire Saucy, again! The ART Grand Prix driver once more is absolutely unbeatable and leads Race 1 at Circuit Zandvoort from pole position t0 the checkered flag. Never is he in trouble, with a great start and an equally fantastic restart after the safety car. Behind him, his teammate Gabriele Minì, in an absolutely consistent race, being the only driver with a pace close to Saucy.

Formula Regional by Alpine: MP Motorsport and Prema ahead on wet track in Zandvoort

Formula Regional by Alpine: MP Motorsport and Prema ahead on wet track in Zandvoort Read more

On a wet track, the first 50 minutes collective tests session on the Circuit Zandvoort is stopped quite a few times due to red flags. In this “start and stop” session, it is Franco Colapinto (MP Motorsport) to set the fastest lap time. The Argentinian driver stops the watch with a very good lap time of 1:39.588 in front of Dino Beganovic (Prema Powerteam – 1:39.894), Kas Haverkort (MP Motorsport – 1:40.234), David Vidales (Prema Motorsport – 1:40.424), Mikhael Belov (G4 Racing – 1:40.528) and Paul Aron (Prema Powerteam – 1:40.594).

Livestream Race 2: Formula Regional European Championship by Alpine: Monaco

Livestream Race 2: Formula Regional European Championship by Alpine: Monaco Read more

Today the Formula Regional European Championship by Alpine series has started living the dream of the Formula 1 Grand Prix De Monaco, with the only Free Practice of the weekend starting at 8.30 (CET) for 50 minutes as the first overall session of the day.

Livestream Race 1: Formula Regional European Championship by Alpine: Monaco

Livestream Race 1: Formula Regional European Championship by Alpine: Monaco Read more

Today the Formula Regional European Championship by Alpine series has started living the dream of the Formula 1 Grand Prix De Monaco, with the only Free Practice of the weekend starting at 8.30 (CET) for 50 minutes as the first overall session of the day.

Franco Colapinto forced to miss both Monaco races

Franco Colapinto forced to miss both Monaco races Read more

After practice, Friday’s qualifying took a challenging turn, the drivers were divided into two groups, with only the top 12 of each group eligible to take the start in both races. Franco and MP Motorsport did a fantastic job to set the fourth fastest lap overall.

Formula Regional EU by Alpine: Monaco, qualifying: Zane Maloney and Isack Hadjar

Formula Regional EU by Alpine: Monaco, qualifying: Zane Maloney  and Isack Hadjar Read more

In the early morning qualifying sessions in Monaco, it is Zane Maloney (R-ace GP) to obtain the best overall time with 1:28.893), an amazing lap time also helped by a track that has been evidently constantly improving, helping Group B drivers whose session was after Group A. Great job also by his teammate and Rookie, Isack Hadjar, with 1:29.727, the fastest of the first Group. The French driver will start in pole position tomorrow in Race 1, while the Brazilian will be on pole in Race 2 on Sunday.