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Monaco - Race results (2)

Charles Pic won from pole position in the Monaco sprint race, easily holding off Josef Kral and Romain Grosjean from lights to flag despite having to face two restarts after safety cars.
Charles Pic became the first two-time winner of the 2011 season when he led from start to finish in the Monaco sprint race, ahead of Josef Kral and Romain Grosjean who leapt into podium positions when Stefano Coletti stalled on the grid.

A late burst by Luca Filippi put his Super Nova car into fourth place after he managed to overtake both Max Chilton and Friday's feature race winner Davide Valsecchi in the last seven laps.

Accidents claimed Kevin Mirocha and Marcus Ericsson, while technical gremlins beset Julian Leal and Esteban Gutierrez, and penalties were served on Dani Clos, Alvaro Parente, Luiz Razia, Michael Herck, Johnny Cecotto Jr. and Jules Bianchi.

Full session report available.

Race results

1. #3 Charles Pic Barwa Addax 45:50.498s (30 laps)
2. #14 Josef Král Arden International + 3.332s
3. #11 Romain Grosjean Dams + 3.885s
4. #17 Luca Filippi Super Nova Racing + 14.587s
5. #27 Davide Valsecchi Team AirAsia + 27.072s
6. #24 Max Chilton Carlin + 29.626s
7. #1 Fabio Leimer Rapax + 29.846s
8. #25 Oliver Turvey Carlin + 30.372s
9. #4 Giedo Van Der Garde Barwa Addax + 30.859s
10. #16 Fairuz Fauzy Super Nova Racing + 31.585s
11. #15 Jolyon Palmer Arden International + 32.317s
12. #19 Kevin Ceccon Scuderia Coloni + 32.790s
13. #9 Sam Bird iSport International + 33.147s
14. #20 Rodolfo González Trident Racing + 38.695s
15. #18 Michael Herck Scuderia Coloni + 40.518s
16. #8 Álvaro Parente Racing Engineering + 40.687s
17. #23 Johnny Cecotto Jr. Ocean Racing Technology + 41.131s
18. #7 Dani Clos Racing Engineering + 42.611s
19. #5 Jules Bianchi Lotus ART + 51.544s
20. #26 Luiz Razia Team AirAsia + 1 lap
21. #12 Pal Varhaug Dams + 1 lap

Retirements

Stefano Coletti Trident Racing Lap 21
Marcus Ericsson iSport Lap 9
Julian Leal Rapax Lap 4
Kevin Mirocha Ocean Racing Technology Lap 3
Esteban Gutierrez Lotus ART Lap 0

Fastest lap: Sam Bird, 1:22.713 on lap 24

Note: results provisional until reviewed by race stewards



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2015 GP2 Series Round 10. Bahrain International Circuit, Bahrain Saturday 21 November 2015. Mitch Evans (NZL, RUSSIAN TIME), Stoffel Vandoorne (BEL, ART Grand Prix) & Alex Lynn (GBR, DAMS) Photo: Sam Bloxham/GP2 Series Media Service.
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