More GP2ers in F1… updated

With today’s confirmation of Kam Kobayashi by Sauber-Ferrari, we’re up to 54% of the grid coming from GP2/F3000:

(a) Confirmed (14/26 seats are GP2/F3000 = 54%) … with 7 seats still pending confirmation

  1. Lewis Hamilton (McLaren)
  2. Felipe Massa (Ferrari)
  3. Fernando Alonso (Ferrari)
  4. Nico Rosberg (Mercedes GP)
  5. Mark Webber (Red Bull)
  6. Rubens Barrichello (Williams)
  7. Nico Hulkenberg (Williams)
  8. Vitatonio Liuzzi (Force India)
  9. Sebastien Buemi (STR)
  10. Bruno Senna (Campos)
  11. Timo Glock (Manor GP)
  12. Lucas Di Grassi (Manor GP)
  13. Heikki Kovalainen (Lotus)
  14. Kamui Kobayashi (Sauber)

(b) Rumored – 5 more GP2/F3000 drivers

  1. Nick Heidfeld (Sauber – Mercedes GP)
  2. Vitaly Petrov (Campos – Sauber)
  3. Pastor Maldonado (Campos)
  4. Roldan Rodriguez (USF1)
  5. José María Lopez (USF1)

The success of the category and concept is incontestable.    Here, I take my hat off to the GP2 organization…. even Mr. Michel himself.


3 Responses to More GP2ers in F1… updated

  1. Mekola says:

    Don’t forget to include José María López on your list of GP2 alumni.

  2. spudy says:

    and its Virgin Racing not Manor GP

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