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Final drivers confirmed for Abu Dhabi

The final team to confirm its line-up for the GP2 Final is Super Nova Racing, which has announced that it is fielding an all-Italian line-up in Abu Dhabi consisting of Giacomo Ricci and Fabio Onidi.

Ricci has previous experience of GP2, having competed in races between 2008 and 2010 for DPR (David Price Racing) before being replaced by Fabrizio Crestani, ironically after having just scored his maiden series win in the 2010 Hungary sprint race. He also competed in the GP2 Asia series, giving him valuable experience of the Yas Marina circuit, and tested with Ocean at Barcelona last month.

He's paired with 23-year-old Fabio Onidi who is coming off a successful season in Auto GP. Onidi tested with Coloni at Jerez and Rapax at Barcelona before finally opting to go with Super Nova for his GP2 d├ębut.

The confirmed line-up for the GP2 Final, which starts with free practice on Friday morning on November 11, consists of:

#1. Dani Clos (Rapax)
#2. Mihai Marinescu (Rapax)

#3. Jake Rosenzweig (Barwa Addax)
#4. Jolyon Palmer (Barwa Addax)

#5. James Calado (Lotus ART)
#6. Esteban Gutierrez (Lotus ART)

#7. Fabio Leimer (Racing Engineering)
#8. Nathanael Berthon (Racing Engineering)

#9. Tom Dillmann (iSport International)
#10. Marcus Ericsson (iSport International)

#11. Rio Haryanto (Dams)
#12. Nigel Melker (Dams)

#14. Josef Kral (Arden International)
#15. Simon Trummer (Arden International)

#16. Giacomo Ricci (Super Nova Racing)
#17. Fabio Onidi (Super Nova Raing)

#18. Kevin Ceccon (Scuderia Coloni)
#19. Stefano Coletti (Scuderia Coloni)

#20. Julian Leal (Trident Racing)
#21. Stephane Richelmi (Trident Racing)

#22. Antonio Felix Da Costa (Ocean Racing Technology)
#23. Nicolas Marroc (Ocean Racing Technology)

#24. Max Chilton (Carlin)
#25. Jan Charouz (Carlin)

#26. Alexander Rossi (Caterham Team AirAsia)
#27. Luiz Razia (Caterham Team AirAsia)




Related Pictures

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Nicolas Marroc (FRA, Ocean Racing Technology) during 2010 GP2 Series Testing. YAS Marina Circuit, Abu Dhabi. [World Copyright: Drew Gibson/GP2 Media Service.]
Giacomo Ricci (ITA, Super Nova Racing) during 2011 GP2 Testing. Circuit de Catalunya, Barcelona. Spain. [World Copyright: Alastair Staley/LAT Photographic.]
Jake Rosenzweig (USA, Barwa Addax Team) during GP2 Series Testing. Circuit de Catalunya, Barcelona, Spain. [World Copyright: Drew Gibson /GP2 Series Media Service]
Fabio Onidi (ITA) during 2011 GP2 Series Testing. Circuit de Catalunya, Barcelona, Spain. [World Copyright: Drew Gibson /GP2 Series Media Service.]
2015 GP2 Series Round 7. Spa-Francorchamps, Spa, Belgium. Sunday 23 August 2015. Alexander Rossi (USA, Racing Engineering). Photo: Zak Mauger/GP2 Series Media Service
2015 GP2 Series Round 6. Hungaroring, Budapest, Hungary. Saturday 25 July 2015. Daniel de Jong (NED, MP Motorsport) Photo: Sam Bloxham/GP2 Media Service
2015 GP3 Series Round 5. Spa-Francorchamps, Spa, Belgium. Sunday 23 August 2015. Luca Ghiotto (ITA, Trident) Photo: Sam Bloxham/GP3 Media Service
2015 GP2 Series Round 7. Spa-Francorchamps, Spa, Belgium. Sunday 23 August 2015. Cars line up on the grid for the race. Photo: Sam Bloxham/GP2 Media Service
2015 GP2 Series Round 7. Spa-Francorchamps, Spa, Belgium. Sunday 23 August 2015. Alexander Rossi (USA, Racing Engineering), Jordan King (GBR, Racing Engineering) & Mitch Evans (NZL, RUSSIAN TIME) Photo: Sam Bloxham/GP2 Media Service
2015 GP3 Series Round 5. Spa-Francorchamps, Spa, Belgium. Sunday 23 August 2015. Luca Ghiotto (ITA, Trident) celebrates his win in parc ferme. Photo: Zak Mauger/GP3 Series Media Service
2015 GP3 Series Round 5. Spa-Francorchamps, Spa, Belgium. Sunday 23 August 2015. Luca Ghiotto (ITA, Trident) celebrates his win on the podium. Photo: Sam Bloxham/GP3 Series Media Service
2015 GP3 Series Round 5. Spa-Francorchamps, Spa, Belgium. Sunday 23 August 2015. Luca Ghiotto (ITA, Trident), celebrates on the podium with Esteban Ocon (FRA, ART Grand Prix) and 4. Photo: Sam Bloxham/GP3 Series Media Service
2015 GP2 Series Round 7. Spa-Francorchamps, Spa, Belgium. Sunday 23 August 2015. Alexander Rossi (USA, Racing Engineering) leads Jordan King (GBR, Racing Engineering) and the rest of the field at the start. Photo: Sam Bloxham/GP2 Media Service
2015 GP2 Series Round 7. Spa-Francorchamps, Spa, Belgium. Sunday 23 August 2015. Alexander Rossi (USA, Racing Engineering) celebrates on the podium with Jordan King (GBR, Racing Engineering). Photo: Sam Bloxham/GP2 Media Service
2015 GP3 Series Round 5. Spa-Francorchamps, Spa, Belgium. Sunday 23 August 2015. Matthew Parry (GBR, Koiranen GP) crashes into a wall. Photo: Sam Bloxham/GP3 Series Media Service
2015 GP3 Series Round 5. Spa-Francorchamps, Spa, Belgium. Sunday 23 August 2015. Luca Ghiotto (ITA, Trident) crosses the line to take the win. Photo: Sam Bloxham/GP3 Series Media Service
Spa-Francorchamps, Spa, Belgium. Saturday 22 August 2015. Race One Press Conference. Emil Bernstorff (GBR, Arden International), Esteban Ocon (FRA, ART Grand Prix) and Marvin Kirchhofer (GER, ART Grand Prix). Photo: Zak Mauger/GP3 Series Media Service.
2015 GP2 Series Round 7. Spa-Francorchamps, Spa, Belgium. Saturday 22 August 2015. The Safety car is deployed Photo: Sam Bloxham/GP2 Media Service

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