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2005 Eurocup Formula Renault 2.0

2005 Eurocup Formula Renault 2.0
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The 2005 Eurocup Formula Renault 2.0 season was the fifteenth Eurocup Formula Renault 2.0 season. The season began at Zolder on 30 April and finished at Monza on 22 October, after sixteen races.[1]

Japanese driver Kamui Kobayashi scored six victories at Bugatti Circuit, Oschersleben, Donington Park, Estoril and Monza during the season, he took the championship at the wheel of his Prema Powerteam-run car. Red Bull-backed driver Michael Ammermüller who competed with Jenzer Motorsport was the only Koboyashi's rival for championship title was not resolved until the final round, and Ammermüller finished in series' standings just eight points behind Japanese driver, winning races at Zolder, Valencia, Bilbao and Oschersleben. SG Formula's Yann Clairay amassed three wins on his way to third place in the series standings. Motopark Academy's Filipe Albuquerque completed the top five, despite missing Le Mans round.

Teams and driversEdit

2005 Entry List[2]
Team No. Driver name Rounds
  Motopark Academy 1   Filipe Albuquerque 1–2, 4–8
2   Matías Milla 1
3   Teemu Nyman All
38   John Michael Edwards 3–8
  Comtec Racing 4   Westley Barber 1–4
5   Pippa Mann All
63   Gustavo Sondermann 6
  Mr Glow Motorsport 6   Junior Strous All
  Epsilon Euskadi 7   Bertrand Baguette All
8   Juan Antonio del Pino All
35   Jaime Alguersuari 8
  Graff Racing 9   Julien Canal All
14   Hiroyuki Matsumura All
54   Nicolas Prost 1–2
55   Ulric Amado de Carvalho 2
57   Bruce Lorgère-Roux 2
  Jenzer Motorsport 10   Federico Montoya All
11   Michael Ammermüller All
12   Adrian Zaugg All
18   Walter Grubmüller All
19   David Oberle 1, 3–8
  Prema Powerteam 15   Kamui Kobayashi All
20   Patrick Rocha All
21   Tom Dillmann 1–3
67   Mihai Marinescu 7–8
  Lukoil Racing Team 16   Mikhail Aleshin 1–2, 4–7
17   Sergey Afanasyev 1–2, 4–8
  Cram Competition 21   Tom Dillmann 4–5
26   Reinhard Kofler 1–2
27   Daniel Serra All
62   Ben Hanley 6
66   Giancarlo Serenelli 7–8
  JD Motorsport 22   Carlos Iaconelli 1
23   Marcello Puglisi 1
24   Xavier Maassen All
37   Allan Hellmeister 6–8
  Koiranen Bros Motorsport 25   Atte Mustonen 1–2, 4–6
  SL Formula Racing 28   Dima Raikhlin 1–7
29   Cyndie Allemann 1–2, 4–8
  Team Formula Sport 30   Kasper Andersen All
  Pons Racing 31   Dani Clos All
32   Miguel Molina All
  SG Formula 33   Carlo van Dam All
34   Yann Clairay All
52   Romain Grosjean 1–2, 7–8
53   Franck Mailleux 1–3
56   Julien Jousse 3, 7–8
58   Johan Charpilienne 3
  AR Motorsport 37   Allan Hellmeister 1–5
5?   Carlos Iaconelli 2
  Euronova Racing 51   Jérôme d'Ambrosio 1
64   Alberto Costa 7–8
65   Marco Frezza 7–8
  Epsilon Sport 59   Pierre Ragues 2–3, 5, 7
  RP Motorsport 68   Davide Valsecchi 8
  Alan Racing 69   Mauro Massironi 8
  Twincam Motorsport 70   Oliver Campos-Hull 8
  BVM Racing 71   Frederico Muggia 8
72   Gary Cester 8
73   Luca Persiani 8

CalendarEdit

Round Circuit Date Pole Position Fastest Lap Winning Driver Winning Team
1 R1   Circuit Zolder 30 April   Michael Ammermüller   Kamui Kobayashi   Michael Ammermüller   Jenzer Motorsport
R2 1 May   Michael Ammermüller   Michael Ammermüller   Michael Ammermüller   Jenzer Motorsport
2 R1   Circuit Ricardo Tormo, Valencia 4 June   Michael Ammermüller   Michael Ammermüller   Michael Ammermüller   Jenzer Motorsport
R2 5 June   Michael Ammermüller   Adrian Zaugg   Michael Ammermüller   Jenzer Motorsport
3 R1   Bugatti Circuit, Le Mans 9 July   Yann Clairay   Kamui Kobayashi   Kamui Kobayashi   Prema Powerteam
R2 10 July   Yann Clairay   Bertrand Baguette   Yann Clairay   SG Formula
4 R1   Circuito Urbano Bilbao 16 July   Michael Ammermüller   Michael Ammermüller   Michael Ammermüller   Jenzer Motorsport
R2 17 July   Adrian Zaugg   Junior Strous   Adrian Zaugg   Jenzer Motorsport
5 R1   Motorsport Arena Oschersleben 6 August   Yann Clairay   Kasper Andersen   Kamui Kobayashi   Prema Powerteam
R2 7 August   Michael Ammermüller   Michael Ammermüller   Michael Ammermüller   Jenzer Motorsport
6 R1   Donington Park 10 September   Kamui Kobayashi   Kamui Kobayashi   Kamui Kobayashi   Prema Powerteam
R2 11 September   Kamui Kobayashi   Kamui Kobayashi   Kamui Kobayashi   Prema Powerteam
7 R1   Autódromo do Estoril 1 October   Kamui Kobayashi   Yann Clairay   Kamui Kobayashi   Prema Powerteam
R2 2 October   Yann Clairay   Carlo van Dam   Yann Clairay   SG Formula
8 R1   Autodromo Nazionale Monza 22 October   Kamui Kobayashi   Kamui Kobayashi   Kamui Kobayashi   Prema Powerteam
R2 23 October   Yann Clairay   Patrick Rocha   Yann Clairay   SG Formula

Championship standingsEdit

DriversEdit

Points are awarded to the drivers as follows:

Position 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 PP
Points 15 12 10 8 6 5 4 3 2 1 1
Pos Driver ZOL
 
VAL
 
LMS
 
BIL
 
OSC
 
DON
 
EST
 
MNZ
 
Points
1   Kamui Kobayashi Ret 14 2 4 1 5 5 Ret 1 4 1 1 1 4 1 3 157
2   Michael Ammermüller 1 1 1 1 3 6 1 2 21 1 Ret 3 2 Ret Ret Ret 149
3   Yann Clairay 17 4 4 28 2 1 2 Ret 2 2 Ret 19 3 1 11 1 125
4   Carlo van Dam Ret 7 24 5 4 4 6 3 6 3 4 6 5 3 27 2 100
5   Filipe Albuquerque Ret 12 11 16 4 8 3 5 Ret 4 4 2 4 Ret 63
6   Adrian Zaugg 7 9 23 9 11 3 3 1 Ret 15 2 Ret 11 Ret DSQ Ret 57
7   Junior Strous 4 32 20 11 12 2 10 7 Ret 11 12 2 12 8 9 Ret 43
8   Bertrand Baguette 6 18 5 10 7 21 DSQ 4 7 12 Ret 5 15 9 23 5 43
9   Hiroyuki Matsumura 20 Ret 9 Ret 15 8 14 9 Ret 16 19 12 28 14 2 9 33
10   Xavier Maassen 18 10 8 NC 14 10 12 15 15 10 5 Ret 9 5 3 16 32
11   Allan Hellmeister 9 6 6 13 Ret 14 9 5 Ret 6 Ret 18 7 27 Ret 11 31
12   Romain Grosjean Ret 5 3 2 32 DNS Ret 24 28
13   Patrick Rocha 8 13 31 20 Ret Ret 8 10 Ret 9 7 8 8 6 Ret 17 26
14   Reinhard Kofler 5 3 7 6 25
15   Jérôme d'Ambrosio 3 2 20 28 Ret 15 22
16   Julien Canal Ret 6 22 Ret 10 11 13 16 20 18 22 14 22 Ret 6 4 17
17   Daniel Serra 26 15 12 8 5 16 18 Ret 13 8 Ret Ret 10 Ret 7 20 17
18   Westley Barber 2 Ret 14 Ret Ret 7 11 11 16
19   Kasper Andersen Ret 24 Ret 17 Ret 20 17 14 5 Ret 23 Ret 21 23 5 10 16
20   Atte Mustonen 22 30 19 21 7 Ret 8 13 6 Ret 13
21   Julien Jousse 8 Ret 19 7 Ret 7 12
22   Dima Raikhlin Ret 21 Ret Ret Ret Ret 22 19 Ret 7 10 Ret 6 Ret 11
23   Teemu Nyman 11 19 15 25 15 6 18 Ret 16 7 16 11 10 25 10
24   Sergey Afanasyev Ret 25 Ret 29 Ret DNS 4 Ret 21 11 25 15 18 Ret 9
25   David Oberle 19 20 9 12 Ret 21 9 19 8 17 14 10 Ret Ret 9
26   Franck Mailleux 13 22 13 Ret 6 Ret 5
27   Ulric Amado de Carvalho Ret 7 4
28   Miguel Molina 21 26 28 Ret 17 Ret 20 18 12 23 14 Ret 18 Ret 8 19 3
29   Juan Antonio del Pino 10 17 16 12 Ret 15 24 12 Ret 27 13 9 17 16 Ret Ret 3
30   Mikhail Aleshin 12 11 18 19 DNS DNS Ret 14 9 Ret Ret 26 3
31   Pierre Ragues Ret 22 Ret 9 11 24 33 17 2
32   Dani Clos Ret 31 30 Ret 18 17 Ret 23 14 Ret 11 15 26 22 15 13 2
33   Federico Montoya 16 27 21 14 19 Ret Ret 17 10 22 Ret 13 13 12 12 27 1
34   Bruce Lorgère-Roux 10 Ret 1
35   John Michael Edwards 29 27 19 13 19 20 15 Ret 24 DNS 13 14 0
36   Walter Grubmüller 24 Ret Ret 16 26 Ret 21 24 16 17 Ret Ret 23 13 Ret Ret 0
37   Tom Dillmann Ret 28 26 23 13 19 16 Ret Ret 21 0
38   Johan Charpilienne 20 13 0
39   Pippa Mann 14 Ret DNS Ret Ret 18 23 22 Ret 26 18 Ret 30 20 17 Ret 0
40   Carlos Iaconelli Ret Ret 17 15 0
41   Matías Milla 15 23 0
42   Nicolas Prost 25 16 25 24 0
43   Cyndie Allemann 23 Ret 27 18 25 20 17 25 20 Ret Ret 18 22 18 0
44   Marco Frezza 27 19 Ret 23 0
45   Giancarlo Serenelli Ret 24 20 Ret 0
46   Alberto Costa 29 25 21 26 0
47   Mihai Marinescu 31 21 Ret Ret 0
48   Marcello Puglisi Ret 29 0
The following drivers are guest ineligible to final standing
  Ben Hanley 3 10  –
  Luca Persiani Ret 6  –
  Davide Valsecchi 14 8  –
  Jaime Alguersuari 24 12  –
  Gustavo Sondermann 17 16  –
  Oliver Campos-Hull 16 Ret  –
  Mauro Massironi 19 22  –
  Frederico Muggia Ret 21  –
  Gary Cester Ret Ret  –
Pos Driver ZOL
 
VAL
 
LMS
 
BIL
 
OSC
 
DON
 
EST
 
MNZ
 
Points
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)

Bold – Pole
Italics – Fastest Lap

TeamsEdit

Pos Team Points
1   SG Formula 270
2   Jenzer Motorsport 216
3   Prema Powerteam 182
4   Motopark Academy 73
5   Graff Racing 55
6   Epsilon Euskadi 46
7   Mr Glow Motorsport 43
8   Cram Competition 42
9   JD Motorsport 38
10   AR Motorsport 25
11   Euronova Racing 22
12   Comtec Racing 16
13   Team Formula Sport 16
14   Koiranen Bros Motorsport 13
15   Lukoil Racing Team 12
16   SL Formula Racing 11
17   Pons Racing 5
18   Epsilon Sport 2

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Race Calendar: Formula Renault 2000 Eurocup – Season 2005". Speedsport Magazine. Retrieved 13 March 2012.
  2. ^ "Entrylist: Formula Renault 2000 Eurocup – Season 2005". Speedsport Magazine. Retrieved 13 March 2012.

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