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A new challenge for Turkish motor sports fans... 
The 1st victory of PO with Pantano

Petrol Ofisi, the first Turkish brand in the international motor sports arena has reached to its first victory in the GP2 Championship...

Distributed on 16/07/2006

Petrol Ofisi FMS team, the first Turkish brand in the international motor sports arena, has reached to its first victory in GP2 Championship after the seventh leg in Magny-Cours circuit, France, with Giorgio Pantano. His time is 40'55"810'.

Giorgio Pantano had achieved the first position during the first laps and became the first driver to see the chequered flag after a fierce competition. Jason Tahinci was also in form and continued the challenge till the last moment.

GP2 Championship consists of eleven legs and will be held in Istanbul Park between 25-27 August in line with the racing calendar. PO FMS has achieved a valuable 6 points before the race in Istanbul Park. The race is aired on CNN Turk channel.

The result of the first race...

Petrol Ofisi FMS team and Giorgio Pantano have reached to the 'first victory' in Magny-Cours...


Driver Team Time
1 Timo Glock iSport


2 Alexandre Premat ART 00'05"988
3 Jose Maria Lopez Super Nova 00'17"100
  4 Nelson Piquet Jr Piquet Sports 00'24"226
5 Alexandre Negrão Piquet Sports 00'27"944
  6 Giorgio Pantano PO FMS 00'31"586
7 Lucas Di Grassi Durango 00'34"277
8 Ferdinando Monfardini DAMS 00'46"130
9 Hiroki Yoshimoto BCN 00'53"671
  10 Ernesto Viso iSport 00'54"151
  11 Neel Jani Arden 00'57"918
12 Michael Ammermüller Arden 01'02"158
13 Clivio Piccione DPR 01'02"619
14 Sergio Hernandez Durango 01'03"288
15 Adrian Valles Campos 01'05"753
16 Olivier Pla DPR 01'15"321
17 Javier Villa Racing Engineering 01'21"238
18 Felix Porteiro Campos 01'22"011
19 Levis Hamilton ART Abandone
20 Adam Carroll Racing Engineering Abandone
21 Franck Perera DAMS Abandone
22 Jason Tahinci PO FMS Abandone
23 Fairuz Fauzy Super Nova Abandone
24 Gianmaria Bruni Trident Abandone
25 Andreas Zuber Trident Abandone
26 Luca Filippi BCN Abandone

The results of the second race

PO FMS driver Giorgio Pantano said "everything has found its placein the team nowand the results is obvious"...


Driver Team Time
  1 Giorgio Pantano PO FMS


  2 Nelson Piquet Jr Piquet Sports 00'00"500
3 Alexandre Premat ART 00'09"667
4 Timo Glock iSport 00'10"900
5 Levis Hamilton ART 00'12"199
6 Lucas Di Grassi Durango 00'17"415
  7 Neel Jani Arden 00'17"884
8 Michael Ammermüller Arden 00'29"154
9 Olivier Pla DPR 00'40"728
10 Felix Porteiro Campos 00'00"000
11 Sergio Hernandez Durango 00'00"000
12 Franck Perera DAMS 00'00"000
13 Adrian Valles Campos 00'00"000
14 Adam Carroll Racing Engineering 00'45"855
15 Fairuz Fauzy Super Nova 00'46"555
16 Javier Villa Racing Engineering 00'48"782
17 Jason Tahinci PO FMS 01'10"932
18 Andreas Zuber Trident 1 tur
19 Gianmaria Bruni Trident Abandone
20 Luca Filippi BCN Abandone
21 Alexandre Negrão Piquet Sports Abandone
22 Clivio Piccione DPR Abandone
  23 Ernesto Viso iSport Abandone
24 Hiroki Yoshimoto BCN Abandone
25 Jose Maria Lopez Super Nova Abandone
26 Ferdinando Monfardini DAMS Abandone
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