2004 British Formula 3 International Series

2004 British Formula 3 International Series
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The 2004 Formula 3 International Series was the 54th British Formula 3 International Series season. It commenced on 3 April, and ended on 1 October after twenty-four races.

Drivers and teamsEdit

The following teams and drivers were competitors in the 2004 British Formula 3 International Series. The Scholarship class is for older Formula Three cars. Teams in the Invitation class are not series regulars, and do not compete for championship points.

Team Chassis Engine No Driver Rounds
Championship Class
  Carlin Motorsport Dallara F304 Mugen-Honda 1   Clivio Piccione All
2   Álvaro Parente All
21   Danilo Dirani All
22   Alexandre Negrão 11
  Hitech Racing Dallara F304 Renault 3   Andrew Thompson All
4   Marko Asmer All
23   Lucas di Grassi All
24   James Walker All
  Menu F3 Motorsport Dallara F304 Opel 5   Will Davison 1-5
  Ivor McCullough 12
6   Rob Austin 9-10, 12
  Fairuz Fauzy 1-4
39 5-7
  Fortec Motorsport Dallara F304 Opel 7   James Rossiter All
8   Ronayne O'Mahony 1
  Marcus Marshall 3-10
  Alan Docking Racing Dallara F304 Mugen-Honda 10   Will Power All
  Promatecme Lola-Dome F106/4 Mugen-Honda 11   Danny Watts 1-3, 5-12
  P1 Racing Dallara F304 Mugen-Honda 18   Adam Carroll All
19   Ernesto Viso 1-6
  Fairuz Fauzy 8-12
  T-Sport Dallara F304 Mugen-Honda 32   Karun Chandhok 1-9
  Barton Mawer 11
  Piquet Sports Dallara F304 Mugen-Honda 33   Nelson Angelo Piquet All
Scholarship Class
  Performance Racing Europe Dallara F301 Opel 42   Stephen Jelley All
43   Barton Mawer 1-5
  Ronayne O'Mahony 7-12
  Reon Motorsport Dallara F301 Renault 45   James Winslow 9
  Planet Racing Dallara F301 Mugen-Honda 46   Lars Sexton 2, 9, 12
  Promatecme Dallara F301 Mugen-Honda 51   Vasilije Calasan All
  Alan Docking Racing Dallara F301 Mugen-Honda 59   Adam Khan 1-5
  T-Sport Dallara F301 Mugen-Honda 69   Ryan Lewis All
  Mango Racing Dallara F301 Mugen-Honda 78   Ajith Kumar 1-5
Invitation Entries
  Opel Signature Dallara F304 Opel 71   Nicolas Lapierre 11
72   Gregory Franchi 11

Calendar and resultsEdit

Round Circuit Date Pole Position Fastest Lap Winning driver Winning team Scholarship Class Winner
1   Donington Park 3 April   Adam Carroll   Adam Carroll   Adam Carroll P1 Racing   Ryan Lewis
2 4 April   Álvaro Parente   Nelson Angelo Piquet   Clivio Piccione Carlin Motorsport   Ryan Lewis
3   Silverstone 17 April   James Rossiter   Nelson Angelo Piquet   James Rossiter Fortec Motorsport   Ryan Lewis
4 18 April Round cancelled1
5   Croft 1 May   Danilo Dirani   Danilo Dirani   Danilo Dirani Carlin Motorsport   Ryan Lewis
6 2 May   Danilo Dirani   Danilo Dirani   Danilo Dirani Carlin Motorsport   Barton Mawer
7   Knockhill 15 May   Ernesto Viso   James Rossiter   Ernesto Viso P1 Racing   Barton Mawer
8 16 May   James Rossiter   Nelson Angelo Piquet   James Rossiter Fortec Motorsport   Ryan Lewis
41   Snetterton 5 June   Danilo Dirani   Nelson Angelo Piquet   Nelson Angelo Piquet Piquet Sports   Ryan Lewis
9 6 June   Lucas di Grassi   Nelson Angelo Piquet   Nelson Angelo Piquet Piquet Sports   Ryan Lewis
10   James Rossiter   Nelson Angelo Piquet   Adam Carroll P1 Racing   Ryan Lewis
11   Castle Combe 19 June   Danny Watts   James Rossiter   Danny Watts Promatecme   Ryan Lewis
12 20 June   Adam Carroll   Marko Asmer   Álvaro Parente Carlin Motorsport   Ryan Lewis
13   Donington Park 26 June   Adam Carroll   Nelson Angelo Piquet   Adam Carroll P1 Racing   Ryan Lewis
14 27 June   Álvaro Parente   Danilo Dirani   Clivio Piccione Carlin Motorsport   Stephen Jelley
15   Oulton Park 17 July   Nelson Angelo Piquet   Nelson Angelo Piquet   Nelson Angelo Piquet Piquet Sports   Ryan Lewis
16 18 July   Nelson Angelo Piquet   Nelson Angelo Piquet   Nelson Angelo Piquet Piquet Sports   Stephen Jelley
17   Silverstone 14 August   Nelson Angelo Piquet   Nelson Angelo Piquet   Nelson Angelo Piquet Piquet Sports   Vasilije Calasan
18 15 August   Nelson Angelo Piquet   Adam Carroll   Marcus Marshall Fortec Motorsport   Vasilije Calasan
19   Thruxton 29 August   James Rossiter   Rob Austin   Lucas di Grassi Hitech Racing   Ryan Lewis
20 30 August   Lucas di Grassi   Nelson Angelo Piquet   Lucas di Grassi Hitech Racing   Stephen Jelley
21   Spa-Francorchamps 11 September   Nelson Angelo Piquet   Adam Carroll   Adam Carroll P1 Racing   Ryan Lewis
22 12 September   Adam Carroll   James Rossiter   Adam Carroll P1 Racing   Ryan Lewis
23   Brands Hatch 2 October   Nelson Angelo Piquet   Rob Austin   James Rossiter Fortec Motorsport   Ryan Lewis
24 3 October   Clivio Piccione   Marko Asmer   Nelson Angelo Piquet Piquet Sports   Ryan Lewis

Notes:

1.^  – The second race at the first Silverstone meeting was cancelled due to poor weather conditions.[1] It was run at the Snetterton meeting.

StandingsEdit

Championship ClassEdit

Pos Driver DON
 
SIL
 
CRO
 
KNO
 
SNE
 
CAS
 
DON
 
OUL
 
SIL
 
THR
 
SPA
 
BRH
 
Pts
1   Nelson Angelo Piquet 2 2 3 C 5 Ret 10 3 1 1 4 7 Ret 6 3 1 1 1 4 Ret 2 6 4 2 1 282
2   Adam Carroll 1 Ret 4 C Ret Ret 4 Ret 2 2 1 3 2 1 7 4 8 5 18 3 7 1 1 9 4 233
3   James Rossiter 3 8 1 C 2 Ret 3 1 Ret Ret 2 8 5 3 6 5 3 2 7 2 4 18 13 1 2 228
4   Clivio Piccione 12 1 6 C 9 4 5 Ret 8 9 11 2 4 2 1 8 Ret 10 Ret 4 6 2 2 11 18 161
5   Danilo Dirani 4 Ret Ret C 1 1 7 9 4 4 14 Ret Ret 5 9 11 5 12 3 8 12 3 3 4 Ret 146
6   Danny Watts Ret DNS 5 C 7 9 5 6 5 1 3 Ret 8 6 9 3 8 6 8 4 5 3 6 139
7   Álvaro Parente 8 10 8 C Ret 10 8 8 6 Ret 8 5 1 7 2 3 4 9 2 7 5 10 8 8 5 137
8   Lucas di Grassi 10 9 Ret C 6 3 15 4 3 Ret 7 9 8 Ret Ret Ret 2 11 11 1 1 7 6 Ret 3 130
9   Will Power Ret 4 2 C 15 Ret 2 2 10 3 3 6 13 Ret 10 12 Ret 4 6 10 18 8 9 Ret 9 111
10   Marko Asmer 9 7 9 C 4 6 12 11 Ret Ret 16 12 7 Ret 4 14 6 6 10 5 9 5 7 5 8 87
11   Ernesto Viso 5 5 7 C Ret Ret 1 6 12 5 9 4 Ret 66
12   Fairuz Fauzy 7 Ret 11 C 11 8 11 13 7 7 6 13 6 Ret 12 2 7 8 13 11 11 DNS 21 Ret 11 49
13   Will Davison 14 3 10 C 3 2 Ret 7 13 8 10 48
14   Karun Chandhok 11 11 14 C 8 5 6 5 14 Ret Ret Ret 9 4 Ret Ret DNS 13 Ret 37
15   Andrew Thompson 6 6 12 C 10 7 9 10 9 15 15 10 Ret Ret Ret 7 10 14 12 9 10 14 14 10 7 36
16   Rob Austin 7 5 14 3 6 12 32
17   Marcus Marshall 16 13 13 11 12 11 14 13 11 9 12 Ret 1 Ret 14 24
18   James Walker 13 14 13 C 12 11 Ret 12 11 10 13 14 12 12 5 10 Ret 15 14 15 13 13 11 7 10 20
19   Alexandre Negrão 11 12 1
20   Barton Mawer 12 15 0
21   Ivor McCullough 14 13 0
22   Ronayne O'Mahony 17 Ret 0
Guest drivers ineligible for points
  Gregory Franchi 9 Ret 0
  Nicolas Lapierre DNS 10 0
Scholarship Class
1   Ryan Lewis 15 12 15 C 13 15 Ret 14 15 12 17 15 10 8 15 13 13 18 Ret 12 16 15 16 12 14 423
2   Stephen Jelley 20 13 16 C 14 14 Ret Ret Ret 13 19 17 11 9 13 Ret 11 Ret 17 13 15 DNS 19 13 15 266
3   Vasilije Calasan 19 Ret 19 C 18 16 17 Ret Ret 17 20 16 Ret 11 Ret 16 14 16 9 17 DNS 17 18 16 17 212
4   Barton Mawer 16 Ret 17 C 17 12 14 15 17 14 18 134
5   Ronayne O'Mahony 10 14 15 Ret Ret 16 16 17 16 17 Ret 16 121
6   Adam Khan 18 Ret 18 C 19 17 16 Ret 16 16 DNS 78
7   Ajith Kumar 21 15 Ret C Ret 18 18 16 18 18 21 70
8   Lars Sexton Ret C 17 19 15 19 43
9   James Winslow Ret 15 15
Pos Driver DON
 
SIL
 
CRO
 
KNO
 
SNE
 
CAS
 
DON
 
OUL
 
SIL
 
THR
 
SPA
 
BRH
 
Pts
Colour Result
Gold Winner
Silver 2nd place
Bronze 3rd place
Green Points finish
Blue Non-points finish
Non-classified finish (NC)
Purple Retired (Ret)
Red Did not qualify (DNQ)
Did not pre-qualify (DNPQ)
Black Disqualified (DSQ)
White Did not start (DNS)
Withdrew (WD)
Race cancelled (C)
Blank Did not participate (DNP)
Excluded (EX)

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Gledhill, Mark (18 April 2004). "Rain cancels second race at Silverstone". motorsport.com. GMM. Retrieved 13 November 2010.

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