Hilmer confirmed as Ocean replacement

Hilmer confirmed as Ocean replacement

Hilmer Motorsport has been granted one of the 13 entry slots for the 2013 GP2 season, taking over the space left by Ocean Racing. The latter, owned by ex-Formula 1 driver Tiago Monteiro, had already withdrawn from the GP3 series at the end of last year, but has now completely closed its operations amid financial difficulties. Read more…

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  1. Wednesday 16 January 2013

  2. Hilmer confirmed as Ocean replacement 12:06

    Hilmer confirmed as Ocean replacement

    Hilmer Motorsport has been granted one of the 13 entry slots for the 2013 GP2 season, taking over the space left by Ocean Racing. The latter, owned by…

    GP2
  3. Wednesday 20 April 2011

  4. Monteiro to dub Hamilton’s Cars 2 character 10:19

    Monteiro to dub Hamilton’s Cars 2 character

    Former Jordan and Midland Formula 1 racer Tiago Monteiro will be providing his voice for this year’s new Cars 2, which will appear in UK cinemas from…

    F1
  5. Saturday 5 February 2011

  6. ‘It’ll be very, very tough’ – Monteiro on Karthikeyan 10:00

    ‘It’ll be very, very tough’ – Monteiro on Karthikeyan

    2011 sees Narain Karthikeyan return to Formula 1 as a full-time race driver for the first time since 2005 – his only season to date - with Jordan. Competing…

    F1
  7. Monday 26 April 2010

  8. Monteiro to join V8 Supercars round 12:16

    Monteiro to join V8 Supercars round

    Former Jordan driver Tiago Monteiro has confirmed that he will be driving in Queensland's round of the V8 Supercars season. The Portuguese driver, a regular in…

    F1
  9. Tuesday 15 December 2009

  10. Chilton and Leimer join Ocean 16:43

    Chilton and Leimer join Ocean

    Ocean Racing Technology has confirmed that its 2010 driver-line up for the GP2 Main Series will consist of Fabio Leimer and Max Chilton. For the team's second…

    GP2
  11. Thursday 15 October 2009

  12.  Félix da Costa to test with Ocean 17:46

    Félix da Costa to test with Ocean

    Ocean Racing Technology has announced that António Félix da Costa is to test with the team at Paul Ricard in the second week of next month. The Portuguese…

    GP2
  13. Tuesday 28 April 2009

  14. Monteiro to compete in Le Mans 24h 11:02

    Monteiro to compete in Le Mans 24h

    Tiago Monteiro will be running in this year's Le Mans 24 race, after signing up with the ORECA team. The former Jordan, Midland and Spyker F1 driver will be…

    LM
  15. Wednesday 1 April 2009

  16. Ocean ready for Sepang challenge 13:30

    Ocean ready for Sepang challenge

    The Ocean Racing Technology team is ready for the high levels of temperature and humidity in Malaysia this weekend, as well as the heavy rain which is set for…

    GP2
  17. Tuesday 10 March 2009

  18. Ocean Racing Technology signs Parente 14:20

    Ocean Racing Technology signs Parente

    Ocean Racing Technology has signed Portuguese star Alvaro Parente for the new season; Parente joins Indian Karun Chankhok to complete a line-up which had…

    GP2
  19. Tuesday 3 February 2009

  20. Chandhok joins Ocean Racing in GP2 Main Series 13:28

    Chandhok joins Ocean Racing in GP2 Main Series

    The Ocean Racing Technology team ran by former F1 driver Tiago Monteiro has announced its first driver for the GP2 Main Series. Karun Chandhok will join the…

    GP2
  21. Thursday 22 January 2009

  22. Monteiro confident in ORT's 'second debut' 08:17

    Monteiro confident in ORT's 'second debut'

    The Ocean Racing Technology team, formerly known as BCN, has travelled to Bahrain for this weekend's third round in the GP2 Asia championship. While the team…

    GP2
  23. Friday 28 November 2008

  24. Tiago Monteiro confirms the acquisition of GP2 team 13:04

    Tiago Monteiro confirms the acquisition of GP2 team

    The acquisition of the BCN team currently competing in the GP2 series by a project driven by former F1 racer Tiago Monteiro, was finalized this week and from…

    GP2
  25. Monday 7 April 2008

  26. Former F1 drivers win race 14:31

    Former F1 drivers win race

    Former Formula 1 driver Jos Verstappen claimed his first victory in the first race on the Le Mans Series Calendar. Meanwhile in Mexico, former Jordan and…

    F1
  27. Monday 10 December 2007

  28. Monteiro to continue racing in WTCC 08:45

    Monteiro to continue racing in WTCC

    Ex-Formula 1 driver Tiago Monteiro has decided he will continue to race for another season in the FIA World Touring Car Championship (WTCC). The former…

    F1
  29. Monday 4 June 2007

  30. Monteiro enjoys first two podiums in WTCC 13:50

    Monteiro enjoys first two podiums in WTCC

    Former Formula 1 driver Tiago Monteiro has scored his first two podium positions in the WTCC series. In only his third WTCC weekend Monteiro finished third in…

    F1
  31. Tuesday 8 May 2007

  32. Monteiro sheds light on Spyker split 10:00

    Monteiro sheds light on Spyker split

    In an exclusive interview with GPUpdate.net, Tiago Monteiro reveals just what went wrong with Spyker, why he's not racing in F1 this season and how he is still…

    F1
  33. Wednesday 7 March 2007

  34. Monteiro joins WTCC 11:49

    Monteiro joins WTCC

    Former Jordan and Midland F1 driver Tiago Monteiro has joined Seat in the WTCC. The Portuguese driver will join the team after the opening round of the FIA…

    F1
  35. Tuesday 13 February 2007

  36. Monteiro targets F1 return in 2008 08:14

    Monteiro targets F1 return in 2008

    Former Jordan and Midland driver Tiago Monteiro announced that he accepted none of the Formula 1 proposals he received. The Portuguese driver will now target a…

    F1
  37. Friday 22 December 2006

  38. Monteiro likely to join Toro Rosso 09:54

    Monteiro likely to join Toro Rosso

    On Thursday the Spyker F1 team revealed Christijan Albers' new team-mate. Instead of Tiago Monteiro we will see Adrian Sutil partner Albers at Spyker. Monteiro…

    F1
  39. Friday 15 December 2006

  40. Monteiro joins Massa's kart event 05:00

    Monteiro joins Massa's kart event

    Tiago Monteiro has accepted an invitation from Felipe Massa and the organisers of the "Desafio Internacional das Estrelas" event in Brazil for the weekend of…

    F1
  41. Tuesday 21 November 2006

  42. Tiago Monteiro gets to grips with Algarve Rally 17:27

    Tiago Monteiro gets to grips with Algarve Rally

    F1 Driver Tiago Monteiro accepted an invitation from Carlos Barros, Head of Peugeot Portugal to drive the safety "0" car in the Portuguese Casinos do Algarve…

    F1
  43. Tuesday 7 November 2006

  44. Monteiro's priority is Spyker 15:58

    Monteiro's priority is Spyker

    Tiago Monteiro showed a strong performance in his first two Formula 1 seasons. He joined the Jordan team back in 2005, and continued with the team under the…

    F1
  45. Sunday 22 October 2006

  46. Difficult qualifying session for Spyker MF1 11:40

    Difficult qualifying session for Spyker MF1

    Recent wet and overcast conditions at the Interlagos circuit cleared today for a warm and sunny Saturday track programme. Spyker MF1 Team failed to match the…

    F1
  47. Monday 16 October 2006

  48. Monteiro in negotiations with Spyker 17:07

    Monteiro in negotiations with Spyker

    Tiago Monteiro is quietly confident that he can join Christijan Albers as teammate in 2007 when Spyker experience its first full season. The 30-year-old, who…

    F1
  49. Tuesday 5 September 2006

  50. No reason to change teams 07:00

    No reason to change teams

    The races in Hungary and Turkey were completely different. In Hungary everything went well till it started raining. Normally these circumstances are good for us…

    F1
  51. Friday 1 September 2006

  52. Monteiro: I will stay at Midland 07:00

    Monteiro: I will stay at Midland

    Midland's Tiago Monteiro revealed to F1Racing.net that he is on the verge of signing a contract to stay at the team for another season and is pleased with how…

    F1
  53. Saturday 26 August 2006

  54. Albers shows impressive performance for Midland 16:41

    Albers shows impressive performance for Midland

    Midland F1 Racing experimented with two very different strategies on Saturday in preparation for tomorrow's Turkish Grand Prix. Christijan Albers adopted a…

    F1
  55. Wednesday 23 August 2006

  56. Monteiro looks forward to Turkey 10:26

    Monteiro looks forward to Turkey

    Tiago Monteiro has busied himself in the summer break with a street demonstration in Rotterdam. Together with his team mate Christijan Albers the Portuguese…

    F1
  57. Tuesday 15 August 2006

  58. Q&A with Tiago Monteiro 11:51

    Q&A with Tiago Monteiro

    Tiago Monteiro is showing a steady performance this season. At the last race in Hungary, he had a good fight with team mate Christijan Albers and finished in…

    F1
  59. Wednesday 2 August 2006

  60. Disqualification was an expensive lesson 16:00

    Disqualification was an expensive lesson

    Welcome to my very first column at F1Racing.net. I will be writing my column here on a regular basis so I hope to bring some interesting inside information…

    F1
  61. Monteiro to join Rotterdam show 06:00

    Monteiro to join Rotterdam show

    Midland has confirmed that Tiago Monteiro will be joining his Dutch teammate, Christijan Albers, and the rest of the MF1 Racing team at the second-annual…

    F1
  62. Wednesday 26 July 2006

  63. Monteiro looking forward to the atmosphere 13:00

    Monteiro looking forward to the atmosphere

    MF1 Racing driver Tiago Monteiro is already looking forward to the German Grand Prix. The Portuguese driver is always enjoy the fabulous atmosphere in the…

    F1
  64. Wednesday 12 July 2006

  65. Midland drivers ready for French Grand Prix 11:19

    Midland drivers ready for French Grand Prix

    Midland Formula 1 Racing heads to the Circuit de Nevers Magny-Cours for Round 11 of the 2006 FIA Formula 1 World Championship, the French Grand Prix - the first…

    F1
  66. Monday 3 July 2006

  67. Monteiro rages at Sato 06:30

    Monteiro rages at Sato

    Tiago Monteiro slammed Takuma Sato after the Japanese driver drove into the side of the Midland F1 car in an ambitious move down the inside of turn one. Until…

    F1
  68. Thursday 29 June 2006

  69. Monteiro can't wait for US Grand Prix 10:13

    Monteiro can't wait for US Grand Prix

    Tiago Monteiro is looking forward to race again at Indianapolis. In his debut season with Jordan last season the Portuguese MF1 Racing driver scored his first…

    F1
  70. Wednesday 21 June 2006

  71. Monteiro expects difficult race in Canada 08:00

    Monteiro expects difficult race in Canada

    Tiago Monteiro was on the pace in the past few races, but his team has still got to score its first point this season. Monteiro expects the Canadian Grand Prix…

    F1
  72. Thursday 15 June 2006

  73. Midland continues testing at Silverstone 10:05

    Midland continues testing at Silverstone

    On Wednesday MF1 Racing drivers Tiago Monteiro and Giorio Mondini continued testing at the British track Silverstone. Overnight rain resulted in damp track…

    F1
  74. Wednesday 14 June 2006

  75. Midland begins testing at Silverstone 10:25

    Midland begins testing at Silverstone

    On Tuesday Midland driver Tiago Monteiro and test driver Fabrizio Del Monte began testing at Silverstone. In the morning Del Monte was behind the wheel, and in…

    F1
  76. Saturday 10 June 2006

  77. Midland moves forward 17:02

    Midland moves forward

    MF1 Racing took another historic step forward today as Tiago Monteiro drove his M16 into the second qualifying session for the first time in the team's maiden…

    F1
  78. Wednesday 7 June 2006

  79. Monteiro eyes first point at Silverstone 05:30

    Monteiro eyes first point at Silverstone

    Tiago Monteiro heads to Silverstone hopeful of clinching his first point of the season at Midland's home Grand Prix. Monteiro was left disappointed after the…

    F1
  80. Sunday 28 May 2006

  81. Albers shows strong performance 19:08

    Albers shows strong performance

    Midland F1 Racing overcame a calamitous start to the Monaco Grand Prix to claim its third two-car finish of the season. An unfortunate start line incident saw…

    F1
  82. Saturday 27 May 2006

  83. Slight disappointment at Midland 17:59

    Slight disappointment at Midland

    MF1 Racing came within 0.275 of a second from reaching the second qualifying session today, with Christijan Albers posting the team's fastest lap of the weekend…

    F1
  84. Friday 26 May 2006

  85. Progress made at Midland 01:01

    Progress made at Midland

    Midland drivers Tiago Monteiro and Christijan Albers were happy with their day's progress. Both drivers covered a number of laps in both the morning and…

    F1
  86. Wednesday 17 May 2006

  87. Monteiro hits out at Super Aguri's 12:00

    Monteiro hits out at Super Aguri's

    Midland driver Tiago Monteiro is not amused with the way Super Aguri drivers are doing their rounds in their debut season. Montagny was pushed by Takuma Sato…

    F1
  88. Friday 12 May 2006

  89. Midland not on the pace yet 17:46

    Midland not on the pace yet

    Midland came to Barcelona for the Spanish Grand prix with a number of new electronics on the car. Monteiro explained the car is an improvement for the team but…

    F1
  90. Thursday 11 May 2006

  91. Monteiro ready for challenging track 08:00

    Monteiro ready for challenging track

    Encouraged by his performance at the European Grand Prix last weekend Tiago Monteiro hopes he can continue his race pace during the Spanish Grand Prix on…

    F1
  92. Thursday 27 April 2006

  93. Monteiro in action at Silverstone 10:37

    Monteiro in action at Silverstone

    On Wednesday Midland continued testing at Silverstone. Monteiro took over testing duties for the team and completed 85 laps at the British track. The Portuguese…

    F1
  94. Saturday 1 April 2006

  95. Midland drivers making progress 08:00

    Midland drivers making progress

    The MF1 Racing weren't able to make it through the first knock-out round again, but they show they are making progress every race to close to gap with the teams…

    F1
  96. Friday 31 March 2006

  97. Smooth start for MF1 Racing 09:47

    Smooth start for MF1 Racing

    MF1 Racing drivers Tiago Monteiro, Christijan Albers and Markus Winkelhock had a good start of their Australian weekend. Both drivers were able to cover plenty…

    F1
  98. Wednesday 29 March 2006

  99. MF1 Racing drivers looking forward to Melbourne 10:20

    MF1 Racing drivers looking forward to Melbourne

    MF1Racing arrives in Melbourne - the third and final leg of the season's first 'flyaway' block of races - refocused and ready to compete at the Australian Grand…

    F1
  100. Saturday 18 March 2006

  101. MF1 Racing drivers happy with current progress 09:32

    MF1 Racing drivers happy with current progress

    MF1 drivers Christijan Albers and Tiago Monteiro qualified themselves in 19th and 20th position but will take places 15 and 16 at the grid on Sunday. Both…

    F1
  102. Friday 17 March 2006

  103. Monteiro hurts his back 14:25

    Monteiro hurts his back

    In Friday's free practice session Tiago Monteiro could only complete 28 laps. In the second practice session he hurt his back, which made it impossible for the…

    F1
  104. Wednesday 15 March 2006

  105. Monteiro optimistic for Malaysia 11:44

    Monteiro optimistic for Malaysia

    Tiago Monteiro is optimisitic he can have a much better weekend in Malaysia this weekend. The Midland driver's weekend in Bahrain was spoiled in qualifying…

    F1
  106. Saturday 11 March 2006

  107. Midland disappointed with qualifying result 15:21

    Midland disappointed with qualifying result

    A new qualifying system, coupled with shifting track conditions, proved disadvantageous for MF1 Racing at Sakhir on Saturday. Tiago Monteiro and Christijan…

    F1
  108. Thursday 9 March 2006

  109. Midland ready for fresh start 17:11

    Midland ready for fresh start

    Heading into the 2005 World Championship, Jordan Grand Prix arrived in Australia with a new owner, rookie drivers, and an unfamiliar engine bolted into an…

    F1
  110. Wednesday 1 March 2006

  111. MF1 Racing finish pre-season testing 10:29

    MF1 Racing finish pre-season testing

    On Tuesday MF1 Racing finished its final day of testing in preparation for the 2006 season. Tiago Monteiro, Giorgio Mondini and Markus Winkelhock were running…

    F1
  112. Tuesday 28 February 2006

  113. Exclusive interview with Tiago Monteiro 05:00

    Exclusive interview with Tiago Monteiro

    Tiago Monteiro was F1's best race finisher last year and set a new record for a rookie making it to the chequered flag in his debut season. He also got on the…

    F1
  114. Wednesday 15 February 2006

  115. Monteiro working on MP16-02 11:09

    Monteiro working on MP16-02

    On Tuesday Tiago Monteiro began testing with MF1 Racing at Valencia. Midland test drivers Winkelhock and Mondini joined the Portugese driver. Monteiro mainly…

    F1
  116. Thursday 9 February 2006

  117. Monteiro happy with first taste of new Midland 20:29

    Monteiro happy with first taste of new Midland

    Tiago Monteiro got his first taste of the 2006 Midland F1 car today at Jerez and was encouraged despite only completing 17 laps. The team had some problems in…

    F1
  118. Wednesday 8 February 2006

  119. Albers praise for Monteiro 04:00

    Albers praise for Monteiro

    As he joins Midland F1 Racing, F1Racing.net-sponsored Christijan Albers has come out in praise of his new team mate Tiago Monteiro. In the past Albers has not…

    F1
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