2008 Istanbul GP2 Race 1 in GP2 at the Istanbul Park circuit. Full information

2008 Istanbul GP2

2008 Istanbul GP2 is 68th GP2 race. Passed at the Istanbul Park circuit. Giorgio Pantano won the pole position and this race. This was his 6th victory. Romain Grosjean and Andreas Zuber also climbed to the podium, in second and third place. Race distance 34 laps (181 km).

Previous race: 2008 Barcelona GP2
Next race: 2008 Istanbul GP2

Interesting facts and statistics about the 2008 Istanbul GP2

6th victory for the Racing Engineering team
6th victory for the Giorgio Pantano
18th podium for the Giorgio Pantano
1st podium for the Romain Grosjean
6th podium for the Andreas Zuber

Dallara GP2/08 - 2008 Istanbul GP2 winner

Dallara GP2/08 #12 - 2008 Istanbul GP2 winner

2008 Istanbul GP2 results

Position Name Car Points Result Lap Team
1 Giorgio Pantano Dallara GP2/08, #12 12 56m 51.163s 0 Racing Engineering
2 Romain Grosjean Dallara GP2/08, #4 8 56m 52.955s 0 ART Grand Prix
3 Andreas Zuber Dallara GP2/08, #22 7 56m 53.415s 0 Piquet Sports
4 Karun Chandhok Dallara GP2/08, #1 5 57m 2.484s 0 iSport International
5 Vitaly Petrov Dallara GP2/08, #5 4 57m 3.637s 0 Campos Racing
6 Sébastien Buemi Dallara GP2/08, #14 3 57m 4.936s 0 Arden International
7 Javier Villa Dallara GP2/08, #11 2 57m 6.057s 0 Racing Engineering
8 Adam Carroll Dallara GP2/08, #19 1 57m 7.838s 0 Fisichella Motorsport
9 Mike Conway Dallara GP2/08, #20 0 57m 8.906s 0 Trident Racing
10 Adrian Valles Dallara GP2/08, #26 0 57m 10.175s 0 BCN Competicion
11 Ho-Pin Tung Dallara GP2/08, #21 0 57m 11.509s 0 Trident Racing
12 Roldan Rodriguez Dallara GP2/08, #18 0 57m 12.401s 0 Fisichella Motorsport
13 Diego Nunes Dallara GP2/08, #25 0 57m 13.67s 0 Dave Price Racing
14 Yelmer Buurman Dallara GP2/08, #15 0 57m 14.457s 0 Arden International
15 Bruno Senna Dallara GP2/08, #2 0 57m 14.928s 0 iSport International
16 Luca Filippi Dallara GP2/08, #3 0 33 laps 0 ART Grand Prix
17 Ben Hanley Dallara GP2/08, #6 0 33 laps 0 Campos Racing
18 Alberto Valerio Dallara GP2/08, #17 0 32 laps 0 Durango Formula
19 Andy Soucek Dallara GP2/08, #7 0 31 laps 0 Super Nova Racing
0 Davide Valsecchi Dallara GP2/08, #16 0 0 Durango Formula
0 Kamui Kobayashi Dallara GP2/08, #10 0 1 laps Suspension 0 DAMS
0 Pastor Maldonado Dallara GP2/08, #23 0 19 laps Suspension 0 Piquet Sports
0 Giacomo Ricci Dallara GP2/08, #24 0 8 laps Gearbox 0 Dave Price Racing
0 Alvaro Parente Dallara GP2/08, #8 0 7 laps Stalled 0 Super Nova Racing
0 Jérôme D'ambrosio Dallara GP2/08, #9 0 29 laps Hydraulics 0 DAMS
0 Milos Pavlovic Dallara GP2/08, #27 0 16 laps Engine 0 BCN Competicion

Qualifying Results for the 2008 Istanbul GP2 on the Istanbul Park circuit

Position Name Car Result Team
1 Giorgio Pantano Dallara GP2/08, #12 1m 32.659s Racing Engineering
2 Andreas Zuber Dallara GP2/08, #22 1m 32.913s Piquet Sports
3 Adam Carroll Dallara GP2/08, #19 1m 33.141s Fisichella Motorsport
4 Romain Grosjean Dallara GP2/08, #4 1m 33.248s ART Grand Prix
5 Bruno Senna Dallara GP2/08, #2 1m 33.449s iSport International
6 Pastor Maldonado Dallara GP2/08, #23 1m 33.451s Piquet Sports
7 Karun Chandhok Dallara GP2/08, #1 1m 33.703s iSport International
8 Javier Villa Dallara GP2/08, #11 1m 33.813s Racing Engineering
9 Davide Valsecchi Dallara GP2/08, #16 1m 33.841s Durango Formula
10 Vitaly Petrov Dallara GP2/08, #5 1m 33.896s Campos Racing
11 Jérôme D'ambrosio Dallara GP2/08, #9 1m 33.948s DAMS
12 Adrian Valles Dallara GP2/08, #26 1m 34.006s BCN Competicion
13 Sébastien Buemi Dallara GP2/08, #14 1m 34.173s Arden International
14 Yelmer Buurman Dallara GP2/08, #15 1m 34.186s Arden International
15 Luca Filippi Dallara GP2/08, #3 1m 34.366s ART Grand Prix
16 Ho-Pin Tung Dallara GP2/08, #21 1m 34.506s Trident Racing
17 Andy Soucek Dallara GP2/08, #7 1m 34.064s Super Nova Racing
18 Mike Conway Dallara GP2/08, #20 1m 34.17s Trident Racing
19 Alvaro Parente Dallara GP2/08, #8 1m 34.62s Super Nova Racing
20 Ben Hanley Dallara GP2/08, #6 1m 33.957s Campos Racing
21 Roldan Rodriguez Dallara GP2/08, #18 1m 34.698s Fisichella Motorsport
22 Giacomo Ricci Dallara GP2/08, #24 1m 35.878s Dave Price Racing
23 Kamui Kobayashi Dallara GP2/08, #10 1m 34.667s DAMS
24 Diego Nunes Dallara GP2/08, #25 1m 34.617s Dave Price Racing
25 Alberto Valerio Dallara GP2/08, #17 1m 34.678s Durango Formula
26 Milos Pavlovic Dallara GP2/08, #27 1m 35.398s BCN Competicion

List of all cars for the 2008 Istanbul GP2 on the Istanbul Park circuit