2009 Silverstone GP2 Series round
Round 4 of 10 rounds in the
2009 GP2 Series season
|Location||Silverstone Circuit, Northamptonshire, England|
|Course||Permanent racing facility
5.141 km (3.194 mi)
|Date||20 June 2009|
|Driver||Romain Grosjean||Barwa Addax Team|
|First||Alberto Valerio||Piquet GP|
|Second||Lucas di Grassi||F. B. Racing Engineering|
|Third||Nico Hülkenberg||ART Grand Prix|
|Driver||Nico Hülkenberg||ART Grand Prix|
|Time||1:29.914 (on lap 16)|
|Date||21 June 2009|
|First||Pastor Maldonado||ART Grand Prix|
|Second||Andreas Zuber||Fisichella Motor Sport|
|Third||Karun Chandhok||O. Racing Technology|
|Driver||Lucas di Grassi||F. B. Racing Engineering|
|Time||1:29.069 (on lap 7)|
The 2009 British GP2 round was the fourth round of the 2009 GP2 Series season. It was held on June 20 and 21, 2009 at Silverstone Circuit at Silverstone, United Kingdom. The race was used as a support race to the 2009 British Grand Prix.
Romain Grosjean started from Pole in the feature race, with Alberto Valerio taking a surprise second in his Piquet GP car. Both drivers got off the line well, but within five laps Valerio passed Grosjean for the lead. Grosjean continued to fall back and finished in fifth place.
Pastor Maldonado of ART Grand Prix won the sprint race from the front row, he beat Andreas Zuber off the line, and the two of them did not change their positions at the chequered flag, after a late safety car period.
Standings after the round
- Note: Only the top five positions are included for both sets of standings.
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