Status Grand Prix

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Status Grand Prix
Status Grand Prix
Motor racing team
Founded 2005
Country  Ireland
 Canada
Team Principal(s)
Current series GP3 Series
FIA World Endurance Championship
European Le Mans Series
Former series A1 Grand Prix
Drivers
Drivers' titles None
Teams' titles 2008–09 A1 GP (Ireland)

Status Grand Prix is a motorsport team registered in Canada.

Team history[edit]

Based in Silverstone the team was formed in 2005 to run the A1 Team Ireland franchise in the new A1 Grand Prix series.[1] The team's shareholders are former Jordan Grand Prix Head of Marketing Mark Gallagher, former Formula One driver Dave Kennedy, John Hynes and Teddy Yip, Jr., whose father Teddy Yip owned the Theodore Racing Formula One team. They also ran the A1 Team Canada operation in 2007–08 and also assisted A1 Team Netherlands in 2008–09, the season in which Team Ireland won the championship title.

In 2010, Status Grand Prix competed in the inaugural GP3 Series finishing second in the team championship. Gary Anderson led the technical side of the team.

Series results[edit]

GP3 Series
Year Car Drivers Races Wins Poles Fast laps Points D.C. T.C.
2010 Dallara-Renault Canada Robert Wickens 16 3 1 2 71 2nd 2nd
Russia Ivan Lukashevich 16 0 0 0 0 32nd
Canada Daniel Morad 16 1 0 1 15 12th
2011 Dallara-Renault United Kingdom Alexander Sims 16 1 0 2 34 6th 5th
Portugal Antonio Felix da Costa 16 1 0 0 16 13th
Russia Ivan Lukashevich 16 0 0 0 0 26th
2012 Dallara-Renault Philippines Marlon Stöckinger 16 1 0 1 55 10th 6th
Japan Kotaro Sakurai 6 0 0 0 0 24th
United Kingdom Alice Powell 16 0 0 0 1 19th
United Kingdom Lewis Williamson 8 0 0 0 11 17th
2013 Dallara-Renault Sweden Jimmy Eriksson 16 0 0 0 0 24th 9th
Hong Kong Adderly Fong 14 0 0 0 2 21st
United Kingdom Josh Webster 16 0 0 0 0 28th
United Kingdom Alexander Sims 2 0 0 0 77 8th
2014 Dallara-Renault United Kingdom Nick Yelloly 0 0 0 0 0 n/a n/a
New Zealand Richie Stanaway 0 0 0 0 0 n/a
Mexico Alfonso Celis, Jr. 0 0 0 0 0 n/a

Alexander Sims scored 61 of his 77 points in 2013 with Carlin Motorsport

D.C. = Drivers' Championship position, T.C. = Teams' Championship position.

A1 Grand Prix
A1 Grand Prix Results[2]
Year Car Team Drivers Wins Poles Fast laps Points T.C.
2007-08 Lola-Zytek Republic of Ireland A1 Team Ireland Ralph Firman · Adam Carroll 1 0 1 94 6th
Canada A1 Team Canada James Hinchcliffe · Robert Wickens 1 2 1 75 9th
2008-09 Ferrari Republic of Ireland A1 Team Ireland Adam Carroll 5 6 5 112 1st

T.C. = Teams' Championship position.

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