Two major test sessions planned

10.06.2008: Two major test sessions planned

A1GP teams will have two multi-day test sessions to get to grips with the new A1GP car.

As part of the calendar announcement, the testing programme for the off-season was also confirmed as two official sessions.

With all nations getting a new car, powered by legendary Italian sportscar manufacturer Ferrari, for the fourth season of A1GP World cup of Motorsport, the teams will be keen to learn as much as they can about how it performs and the intricacies of its set-up.

The first test will take place at Silverstone in Great Britain on Monday 18 to Wednesday 20 August. The Silverstone test has quickly become a traditional part of the A1GP off-season and is also a chance for teams to try out potential new drivers for the coming season.

The second test will take place in Mugello, Italy on Wednesday 17 – Thursday 18 September, immediately prior to the A1GP event there, the opening round in the fourth season of A1GP World Cup of Motorsport.

As usual, www.A1GP.com will be present at everyone moment of both test sessions, bringing you up-to-date with all the latest news as the sun rises on the new season.

 

 

- Nikki Rooke, A1GP -

Permanent-URL: http://www.automobilsport.com/a1gp-two-test-session-planed-new-car-ferrari-silverstone-mugello-italy---38882.html

10.06.2008 / MaP

Weitere Beiträge

2008/09 schedule announced
10.06.2008
The fourth season of A1GP World Cup of Motorsport will take place over 11 events and 22 races, A1GP officials have confirmed. The 2008/09 schedule, released first on A1GP.com this morning, will have one more event than last season. There will also be at least three completely new events, with Portugal and Indonesia joining the previously announced season-opener in weiter >>
First Shakedown for A1GP 'Powered by Ferrari' Car
27.05.2008
The A1GP World Cup of Motorsport car for the 2008/09 season had its first shakedown at Fiorano, the Ferrari test track in Italy, last weekend. The Powered by Ferrari car was driven by, Andrea Bertolini. Following the first laps the initial feedback was positive. At Fiorano for this we weiter >>
A1GP Announces Season Four Timing Partner
07.05.2008
Precision is a key word in both motorsport and the watch industry, so the announcement of TW Steel as the new Official Timing and Watch Partner for A1GP World Cup of Motorsport is an ideal match. Both the series and the watch company are young and growing rapidly, so the three year deal, starting for the 2008/09 season, will see them continue to do this together on a world stage. weiter >>
A1GP 2007/08 Gala Awards
07.05.2008
Event: A1GP 2007/08 Gala Awards A1GP World Cup of Motorsport celebrated the end of its 2007/08 season with a glittering Gala Awards dinner at the Hilton Park Lane in London on Monday 5 May. Teams, drivers, sponsors and officials gathered to pay tribute to the memorable achievements of the weiter >>
2007/08 A1GP World Cup of Motorsport points standings
04.05.2008
1 Switzerland 168 2 New Zealand 127 3 Great Britain 126 4 France 118 5 South Africa 96 6 Ireland 94 7 Netherlands 87 8 Germany 83 9 Canada 75 10 India 61 11 Portugal 59 12 USA 56 13 China 55 14 Brazil 44 15 Malaysia 25 16 Mexico 22 17 Aus weiter >>
India Wins as GBR Takes Home Race Podium
04.05.2008
Race: A1GP Brands Hatch, Great Britain (round 10 of 10) A1 Team India secured its second win of the season when Narain Karthikeyan took victory in the Brands Hatch season finale Feature race this afternoon while GBR's Robbie Kerr notched up another home race podium after a beautiful drive, j weiter >>
India wins dramatic season finale at Brands Hatch
04.05.2008
Flag The crowd are loving this! Everyone is coming down to the podium to cheer everyone on. Flag Donuts all round everyone! India, Great Britain and Switzerland perform end-of-season donuts to cheering fans. It's the race winner, the home team and the new champion sending the crowd wild weiter >>
Results: Feature race Brands Hatch
04.05.2008
Sunday, May 04, 2008 1 India Narain Karthikeyan 48 1:07'24.691 2 Great Britain Robbie Kerr 48 1:07'25.769 1.078 3 Switzerland Neel Jani 48 1:07'33.416 8.725 4 China Cheng Cong Fu 48 1:07'33.823 9.132 5 France Franck Montagny 48 1:07'37.651 12.960 6 Netherlands Jeroen Bleekemolen 48 1:07'40.229 15.538 7 Portuga weiter >>
A1 Team Switzerland has won the 2007/08 A1GP World Cup of Motorsport title.
04.05.2008
Switzerland clinched the championship by finishing fourth in the Sprint race at Brands Hatch today. A1 Team New Zealand, the only team that could have overtaken Switzerland in the title standings, needed to finish at least second in the race to have a chance of keeping the title-race weiter >>
Great Britain wins home Sprint
04.05.2008
A1 Team Switzerland has won the 2007/08 A1GP World Cup of Motorsport, after finishing fourth in this morning’s sensational Brands Hatch Sprint race in the UK, in which Great Britain’s Robbie Kerr took a fantastic home race victory ahead of USA and Ireland. The crowd went wild as home favourite GB weiter >>
Sprint race in Brands Hatch - lap by lap
04.05.2008
The Sprint race will be streamed on www.a1gp.com/livevideo at 13.30 local time (12.30 GMT) today. This will be followed by LIVE coverage of the Feature race. Updates from the track: Flag Don't forget, there is one more race to come today, and it starts at 14.30 local time (13.30 GMT). Flag The final order was Great weiter >>
Feature race starting grid Brands Hatch
04.05.2008
1 India 1'14.682 - 2 Great Britain 1'14.909 0.227 3 Switzerland 1'14.957 0.275 4 Ireland 1'15.020 0.338 5 Germany 1'15.042 0.360 6 France 1'15.266 0.584 7 South Africa 1'15.284 0.602 8 China 1'15.313 0.631 9 USA 1'15.398 0.716 10 Netherlands 1'15.620 0.938 11 Portugal 1'15.627 0.945 weiter >>
Brands Hatch Sprint Race results
04.05.2008
1 Great Britain Robbie Kerr 15 19'19.143 2 USA Jonathan Summerton 15 19'20.269 1.126 3 Ireland Adam Carroll 15 19'21.329 2.186 4 Switzerland Neel Jani 15 19'23.268 4.125 5 India Narain Karthikeyan 15 19'23.610 4.467 6 Portugal Filipe Albuquerque 15 19'24.540 5.397 7 South Africa Adrian Zaugg 15 19'25.257 6.114 8 New Z weiter >>
GBR and India on Pole at Brands Hatch
03.05.2008
GBR's Robbie Kerr put in a sensational performance to qualify in pole position for tomorrow morning's Sprint race at the A1GP Brands Hatch, Great Britain, much to the delight of his home fans. The British racer will also start the Feature race from the front row of the grid, lining up in second place alongside Narain Karthikeyan, who has secured India's first pole position. weiter >>
Sprint race & feature race qualifying results - A1GP Brands Hatch
03.05.2008
Great Britain (round 10 of 10) 1 GREAT BRITAIN Robbie KERR 01:14.902 01:14.424 01:14.424 2 USA Jonathan SUMMERTON 01:15.300 01:14.426 01:14.426 +0.002 3 SWITZERLAND Neel JANI 01:14.772 01:15.002 01:14.772 +0.348 4 IRELAND Adam CARROLL 01:15.336 01:14.935 01:14.935 +0.511 5 INDIA Narain KARTHIKEYAN 01:15.040 01:15.171 01:15.040 + weiter >>
Drivers Nominated for Qualifying in Brands Hatch
03.05.2008
A1GP Brands Hatch, Great Britain A1 Team China set the pace in this morning's third and final practice session at the Brands Hatch circuit near London, closely followed by GBR's Robbie Kerr in second ahead of qualifying for his home event, the A1GP Brands Hatch, Great Britain this afternoon. China's Congfu Cheng shot to the top of the time sheets this morni weiter >>
Brands Hatch Official Practice Session 3 results
03.05.2008
1 Congfu CHENG CHINA 17 01:14.9 - 29 2 Robbie KERR GREAT BRITAIN 10 01:15.1 0.218 26 3 Narain KARTHIKEYAN INDIA 15 01:15.4 0.505 24 4 Jonny REID NEW ZEALAND 7 01:15.5 0.582 25 5 Neel JANI SWITZERLAND 6 01:15.6 0.65 26 6 Filipe ALBUQUERQUE PORTUGAL 18 01:15.7 0.765 27 7 Filip SALAQUARDA CZECH REPUBLIC 14 01:15.8 0.85 28 weiter >>
GBR On Top at Brands Hatch
02.05.2008
Event: A1GP Brands Hatch, Great Britain (round 10 of 10) Home nation A1 Team Great Britain topped the time sheets in the second of today's two free practice sessions at Brands Hatch, as the final round of the 2007/08 A1GP World Cup of Motorsport got underway at the legendary Kent circuit in Great weiter >>
A1GP Mugello, Italy (19 - 21 September 2008) confirmed
02.05.2008
A1GP World Cup of Motorsport has confirmed the first race of the 2008/09 season to be held at the Mugello circuit in Italy on 21 September 2008. ABOUT A1GP WORLD CUP OF MOTORSPORT Launched in March 2004, the A1GP World Cup of Motorsport is more than just another racing phenomenon; it's an entirely new concept. Pitting driver against driver and country agai weiter >>
Brands Hatch Practice 2 results
02.05.2008
1 Great Britain Robbie Kerr 1'14.891 14 2 China Cheng Cong Fu 1'15.130 0.239 29 3 USA Jonathan Summerton 1'15.243 0.352 27 4 Switzerland Neel Jani 1'15.302 0.411 24 5 Ireland Adam Carroll 1'15.308 0.417 26 6 India Narain Karthikeyan 1'15.339 0.448 27 7 Netherlands Jeroen Bleekemolen 1'15.340 0.449 24 8 New Zealand Jon weiter >>
Brands Hatch - Rookies session 2 combined results
02.05.2008
1 New Zealand Chris van der Drift 1'16.102 - 2 Portugal Filipe Albuquerque 1'16.103 0.001 3 Czech Republic Filip Salaquarda 1'16.217 0.115 4 Switzerland Alexandre Imperatori 1'16.428 0.326 5 South Africa Wesleigh Orr 1'16.439 0.337 6 Ireland Niall Quinn 1'16.511 0.409 7 Brazil Alexandre Negrão 1'16.604 0.502 8 Austral weiter >>
Brands Hatch - Rookies session2 results
02.05.2008
1 New Zealand Chris van der Drift 1'16.102 12 2 Portugal Filipe Albuquerque 1'16.103 0.001 15 3 Czech Republic Filip Salaquarda 1'16.217 0.115 14 4 South Africa Wesleigh Orr 1'16.439 0.337 16 5 Switzerland Alexandre Imperatori 1'16.456 0.354 14 6 Ireland Niall Quinn 1'16.511 0.409 14 7 Brazil Alexandre Negrão 1'16.604 0.502 12 weiter >>
Results: Brands Hatch Rookie session results
02.05.2008
Friday, May 02, 2008 1 New Zealand Chris van der Drift 1'16.102 - 2 Portugal Filipe Albuquerque 1'16.103 0.001 3 Czech Republic Filip Salaquarda 1'16.217 0.115 4 Switzerland Alexandre Imperatori 1'16.428 0.326 5 South Africa Wesleigh Orr 1'16.439 0.337 6 Ireland Niall Quinn 1'16.511 0.409 7 Brazil Alexandre N weiter >>
Brand Hatch: A1 Teams Nominated Drivers
02.05.2008
Event: A1GP Brands Hatch, Great Britain (round 10 of 10) The following drivers have signed-on to compete in the A1GP Brands Hatch, Great Britain Australia John Martin Nathan Antunes* Brazil Xandi Negrao* Felipe Guimaraes Canada James Hinchcliffe Daniel Morad* China Congfu Cheng Czech Repu weiter >>
A1GP Makes Pit Stop in London Ahead of Brands Hatch Season Finale
28.04.2008
A1GP World Cup of Motorsport roared into London's West End today (Sunday) to make a pit stop on Regent Street in front of a massive crowd, ahead of the A1GP season three title decider at the legendary Brands Hatch Grand Prix circuit in Kent next weekend (2-4 May). Lower Regent Street reverberated to the roar of 520 horsepower as several hundred thousand people gathered to weiter >>
22 Nations Gear Up for Title Decider at Brands Hatch
25.04.2008
Event: A1GP Hatch, Great Britain (round 10 of 10)   As the remarkable third season of A1GP comes to an end, just two teams - Switzerland and New Zealand - are in contention for the prestigious title honours, as the World Cup of Motorsport heads to the legendary Brands Hatch Grand Prix circuit in Kent for the final round next weekend (2-4 May). weiter >>
A1 Team Korea to compete in 2008/2009 A1GP Worl Cup of Motorsport
14.04.2008
Korea as a nation has taken its first steps into international motor racing, joining A1GP World Cup of Motorsport in an official signing ceremony at the A1GP Shanghai, China yesterday. Led by seat holder Joshua Kim of Omnibus Investment and supported by entertainment company Good EMG, a Korean KOSDAQ listed company, the creation of A1 Team Korea presents a significant op weiter >>
2007/08 A1GP World Cup of Motorsport points standings
13.04.2008
1 Switzerland 150 2 New Zealand 121 3 France 111 4 Great Britain 99 5 South Africa 92 6 Germany 83 7 Ireland 83 8 Netherlands 80 9 Canada 75 10 Portugal 50 11 China 46 12 USA 44 13 Bra weiter >>
USA Races to Sensational Maiden Win as Championship Stays Alive
13.04.2008
Race: A1GP Shanghai, China (round 9 of 10) A1 Team USA's Jonathan Summerton made history today when he took his and the team's first ever A1GP race win in this afternoon's Feature race at China's Shanghai International Circuit. Current title leader and pol weiter >>

Kategorien

STROOSSEN ENGLEN ASBL www.stroossenenglen.lu

© 2001-2017 automobilsport.com full copyright automobilsport.com