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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.]
Jolyon Palmer (GBR, DAMS) in action at the Autodromo di Monza, Monza, Italy. Sunday 7 September 2014. (Photo: Sam Bloxham/GP2 Series Media Service.)
Raffaele Marciello (ITA, Racing Engineering) in pit lane at the Autodromo di Monza, Monza, Italy. Sunday 7 September 2014. (Photo: Zak Mauger/GP2 Series Media Service.)
Raffaele Marciello (ITA, Racing Engineering) in action at the Autodromo di Monza, Monza, Italy. Sunday 7 September 2014. (Photo: Sam Bloxham/GP2 Series Media Service.)
Stefano Coletti (MON, Racing Engineering) in action at the Autodromo di Monza, Monza, Italy. Sunday 7 September 2014. (Photo: Zak Mauger/GP2 Series Media Service.)
Stefano Coletti (MON, Racing Engineering) in action at the Autodromo di Monza, Monza, Italy. Sunday 7 September 2014. (Photo: Sam Bloxham/GP2 Series Media Service.)
Pierre Gasly (FRA, EQ8 Caterham Racing) in pit lane at the Autodromo di Monza, Monza, Italy. Sunday 7 September 2014. (Photo: Sam Bloxham/GP2 Series Media Service.)
The car of Pierre Gasly (FRA, EQ8 Caterham Racing) is retrieved after a first lap accident at the Autodromo di Monza, Monza, Italy. Sunday 7 September 2014. (Photo: Zak Mauger/GP2 Series Media Service.)
Rio Haryanto (INA, EQ8 Caterham Racing) in action at the Autodromo di Monza, Monza, Italy. Sunday 7 September 2014. (Photo: Zak Mauger/GP2 Series Media Service.)
Rio Haryanto (INA, EQ8 Caterham Racing) in action at the Autodromo di Monza, Monza, Italy. Sunday 7 September 2014. (Photo: Zak Mauger/GP2 Series Media Service.)
Jolyon Palmer (GBR, DAMS) crosses the line at the end of race 2 at the Autodromo di Monza, Monza, Italy. Sunday 7 September 2014. (Photo: Sam Bloxham/GP2 Series Media Service.)
Jolyon Palmer (GBR, DAMS) celebrates in parc ferme after race 2 at the Autodromo di Monza, Monza, Italy. Sunday 7 September 2014. (Photo: Sam Bloxham/GP2 Series Media Service.)
Jolyon Palmer (GBR, DAMS) celebrates in parc ferme after race 2 at the Autodromo di Monza, Monza, Italy. Sunday 7 September 2014. (Photo: Zak Mauger/GP2 Series Media Service.)
Jolyon Palmer (GBR, DAMS) celebrates with team mate Stephane Richelmi (MON, DAMS) celebrates after race 2 at the Autodromo di Monza, Monza, Italy. Sunday 7 September 2014. (Photo: Sam Bloxham/GP2 Series Media Service.)
Jolyon Palmer (GBR, DAMS) celebrates with his father Jonathan after race 2 at the Autodromo di Monza, Monza, Italy. Sunday 7 September 2014. (Photo: Sam Bloxham/GP2 Series Media Service.)

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