The Italian Formula 4 category has announced its calendar for the coming 2015 season.
“Auto GP: Cerruti signs for Super Nova”
Italian racer Michela Cerruti has signed on for a full-season Auto GP World Series campaign with Super Nova.
“Lello is Magic”
The middle of October and it was an uneasy weekend for some of Raffaele Marciello more devoted fans.
“Capitanio stays with BVM for second Alps campaign”
Formula Renault Alps racer Dario Capitanio has opted stay with BVM Racing as he enters his second season in the championship.
It was surprisingly hot inside - of course, I should have guessed. Being at Vallelunga - only 40km north of Rome - in mid-October, it did not occur to me that summer stretches just a little further than in the UK. Inside a tiny closed cabin with no air conditioning merely emphasised the point.
“Remembering the Birmingham Superprix”
In 1985, the International Formula 3000 replaced the defunct European F2 Series as the final stepping stone before Formula 1. Come 1986, F3000 altered its schedule slightly to include races at Imola, Bugatti Le Mans and Jarama; however the destination that stood out like a sore thumb was "Birmingham".
Vicky Piria becomes first female GP3 racer; Ellinas, Machado and Visoiu also sign up
Italian racer Vicky Piria will become the first female to contest the GP3 Series this season when she competes for Trident Racing, while Marusssia Manor complete their line-up with Tio Ellinas and Fabiano Machado. Robert Visoiu joins Jenzer Motorsport.
Michael Lewis testing the Ferrari F60
Following on from last week's Q&A with Michael Lewis, the American released an on board video some laps in the Ferrari F60 at the Vallelunga circuit just outside Rome.
“Giancarlo Baghetti: The Grand Débutante”
------ This post was originally published on Too Much Racing in August of last year, as part of the VivaF1 blogger swap shop. The Grand Débutante reappears here today, as it marks the 50th anniversary of Giancarlo Baghetti's great achievement. ------ In terms of startling Grand Prix débuts, few will ever rank as highly as … Continue reading “Giancarlo Baghetti: The Grand Débutante”