With technical know-how and many years of motorsport expertise, we contribute to our joint success in the all-electric racing series. [1] Making their debut in the series as an official entrant, HWA, named for their founder Hans Werner Aufrecht, took over the entry of Arden International in F2, having partnered with them throughout the 2019 season. Haydn Cobb, 'HWA takes over Arden’s Formula 2 entry from 2020'. [2], HWA's history can be traced back beyond its foundation, for its founder Hans Werner Aufrecht, in partnership with Erhard Melcher, had a history of building engines as early as 1967. [3] Those two, together, would create AMG Motorenbau und Entwicklungsgesellschaft mbH (Aufrecht Melcher Großaspach), which specialised in the tuning Mercedes engines for racing. Hilarious scenes in F2 Bahrain as the unmanned BWT HWA Racelab car of F2 veteran Artem Markelov hit the barriers shortly after he spun while inside it. 'Arden International Motorsport and HWA RACELAB to initiate Formula 2 co-operation'. HWA Racelab. Alesi's place at HWA at Sochi will be occupied by Jake Hughes, who moves up from the team's F3 outfit to make his debut at F2 level. Because of that success, HWA would become the de facto factory team of Mercedes in a variety of series, building race engines for Formula 3 and race cars for V8 Supercars. [2] That partnership went well, resulting in HWA formally buying Arden's entry into the Championship when the British effort announced their withdrawal from the competition at the end of 2019. F2 | Matteo Nannini e HWA Racelab insieme anche in F2. HWA RACELAB will compete in the eight events of the season with the drivers Matteo Nannini (Italy) and Alessio Deledda (Italy). Take your favorite fandoms with you and never miss a beat. Theo Pourchaire will make his Formula 2 debut with HWA Racelab next month in Bahrain, joining the team for the final two rounds of the season. It will be still be one hour long or 170 kilometres (whichever comes first) and will keep a compulsory pitstop, in which all four tyres must be changed. [4] Indeed, the only significant Mercedes project that HWA would not be involved in was Mercedes' Formula One return in 2010, which was instead developed "in-house" by AMG. ... after leaving the HWA Racelab squad. [1] HWA quickly signed a deal with BWT as their title sponsor, before signing Artem Markelov and Giuliano Alesi to be their drivers for their debut season in 2020.[1][7][8]. HWA RACELAB News. 2020 FIA Formula 3 Championship - 7th. HWA Racelab. HWA Racelab announced on Wednesday that Pourchaire would be taking over the seat vacated by Giuliano Alesi after Mugello and taken by Jake Hughes at the last race in Sochi. Formula 2 is the last class before Formula 1 and is considered the ideal gauge for young talent. For the past three seasons, HWA and its predecessors Arden had cars painted in the pink of title sponsors BWT. Matteo Nannini (HWA Racelab F2) The Italian will be a part of HWA Racelab for the 2021 F2 season but will be lining up under the double-duty category. News. [3], Aufrecht would retain ownership of most of the racing team, and duly founded HWA AG on 30 October 1998 as a means to continue his desire to go racing. The F2 2020 championship is entering its closing phase with multiple drivers still in the fray to challenge Mick Schumacher and claim the crown. But there will be three races per weekend in the coming season. Matteo Nannini, the nephew of F1 winner Alessandro Nannini, will compete in both F2 and F3 this season with HWA Racelab. The Feature Race will now take place on Sunday morning ahead of the Formula 1 Grand Prix. HWA was responsible for managing the AMG Mercedes team in the Deutsche Tourenwagen Masters (DTM). HWA Racelab (otherwise known as HWA Team or simply HWA), officially entered as BWT HWA Racelab, is a German based racing team, that competes in the 2020 FIA Formula 2 Championship with Artem Markelov and Giuliano Alesi. HWA-BWT-Racelab – 10th in the Teams Championship 13 points, no race wins or podiums With a new name and a new line up, HWA-Racelab could put a traumatic 2019 behind them and move forward in the championship under new ownership in 2020. The races in 2021 will take place on different weekends. The races will also take place in 2021 as part of the Formula 1 World Championship. [4] The German firm were then commissioned to run Mercedes new sportscar campaign with the SLS and Mercedes-AMG GT3s, culminating in a clean sweep of the podium in the 2016 Nürburgring 24 Hours. Nannini finished 18th in FIA F3 last year with one podium finish, while … F3 vice-champion Pourchaire set for F2 debut in Rounds 11 and 12. 2019/20 F3 Asian Championship Certified by FIA - 14th. In the 2021 season, HWA AG will contest the FIA Formula 2 Championship with its own team for the second year running. Marcus Simmons, 'FIA Formula 3 2019 team list revealed, including Mercedes ally HWA'. HWA AG was founded in 1999, and takes its name from Hans-Werner Aufrecht, who established AMG in 1967. Giuliano Alesi will switch to the MP Motorsport team from this weekend’s FIA Formula 2 round in Sochi, replacing Nobuharu Matsushita, after leaving the HWA Racelab squad. He ended his debut in the top ten in the final session of the three-day test. Two sprint races will take place on Saturday and will both consist of 120 kilometres or 45 minutes, whichever comes first. HWA Racelab aura l’opportunité de mettre à l’essai ses deux nouveaux pilotes du 9 au 11 mars prochain à l’occasion des essais de F2 à Bahreïn. [6], HWA's first venture in the FIA Formula 2 Championship came during the 2019 season, with the German squad partnering with Arden International as a research project with a view to a future entry. The weekend format is also new: There will be no changes to the Friday sessions, with one Free Practice session of 45 minutes and one Qualifying session of 30 minutes. Feature. “45 gare sono tante, ma sono pronto” Marco Passoni 22/01/2021 Per il diciassettenne di Forlì l’impegno col Team di Affalterbach sarà parallelo alla stagione di Formula 3, sempre coi colori di HWA. Markelov is unsure if he will race full-time in 2021 after two troubled years in 2019 and 2020 in two different championships. As part of the process, the motor racing department and parts of the customised vehicles construction business were spun off and transferred to HWA AG. HWA Racelab announced on Wednesday that Pourchaire would be taking over the seat vacated by Giuliano Alesi after Mugello and taken by Jake Hughes at the last race in Sochi. In the 2021 season, HWA AG will contest the FIA Formula 2 Championship with its own team for the second year running. “I am really looking forward to my first races in Formula 2," said Hughes. [4] It was incredibly successful period for HWA, with themselves and Mercedes claiming five of the first six DTM titles between 2000 and 2006.[4]. With the entry into the ABB FIA Formula E Championship, HWA has started a new era - 2018/19 as own team HWA RACELAB and from 2019/20 on as operational team of the Mercedes-Benz EQ Formula E Team. By: Charles Bradley. Towards the end of 1998 Aufrecht sold a majority interest in AMG to DaimlerChrysler AG. HWA Racelab became the third F2 team to confirm its full line-up for 2021 season with the signing of Matteo Nannini and Alessio Deledda, where the former is to dovetail his rookie year with F3, with the same outfit – he becomes the first to do so. HWA Racelab will replace Arden in the Formula 2 championship from 2020. Alessio Deledda faced bad luck in the second race held by the FIA Formula 2 Championship at Sakhir. Alesi replaces Matsushita at MP, Hughes takes HWA F2 seat for Sochi. The inside scout: Théo Pourchaire. The table below gives an overview of HWA Racelab's entries in Formula 2: Listed below are the full career results of HWA Racelab: Formula 2 Wiki is a FANDOM Lifestyle Community. HWA AG © 2018  •  Imprint  •  Privacy  •  Raffle: Terms and Conditions. Twitter:@hwaag_official 「昨年F2に初エントリーしたHWA Raelabは、その初年度において大きく苦戦する事となった。多種多様な経験値を持つアルテム・マルケロフをもってしても、特別な何かを残す事ができていない。 [3] AMG's success would ultimately draw the attention of Mercedes' owners Daimler AG, which bought a controlling share of the engine and tuning side of the company on 1 January 1999. Gonzalo Forbes F2 Feature. Giuliano Alesi (born 20 September 1999) is a French racing driver who competes with BWT HWA Racelab in the 2020 FIA Formula 2 Championship. The field of participants for the 2021 Formula 2 season is starting to fill up. HWA RACELAB will compete in the eight events of the season with the drivers Matteo Nannini (Italy) and Alessio Deledda (Italy). "Many thanks to BWT HWA Racelab for giving me this chance. The field were only just completing their installation laps when F2 veteran Artem Markelov spun his HWA Racelab car at the final corner, and could not get going again. HWA Racelab has revealed Alessio Deledda and Matteo Nannini as the two drivers for its second season in Formula 2, with Nannini also doubling up in the FIA Formula 3 Championship. Hughes finished seventh in FIA F3 this year, taking a brace of victories in the second half of the season. Artem Markelov doesn’t have any racing plans for 2021 season for now, as he talks about the 2020 F2 troubles with HWA Racelab. F2 2021 is taking shape. HWA Racelab confirmed on Wednesday that Pourchaire will drive alongside Markelov for the final four races of the F2 season in the seat which was occupied by previous F3 Jake Hughes in Sochi, following Giuliano Alesi’s departure after Mugello. [5] After the end of their FE programme HWA announced that they would move into the junior single-seater ladder, signing up to the FIA Formula 3 Championship. [3] HWA would retain AMG's close ties to Mercedes, however, with Aufrecht's firm duly winning a contract to run Mercedes cars in the revived DTM in 2000. The Italian will be joining the HWA Racelab alongside fellow Italian and rookie driver, Matteo Nannini. Thanks to an early safety-car, Deledda caught up with the pack and defended himself while managing the tyres. Latest News . The tables below show HWA Racelab's full record in the FIA Formula 2 Championship. The Roman, fielded by HWA Racelab, was forced to start from the pit-lane due to an issue. “We are pleased to have another very talented youngster on board, in Matteo,” said HWA team principal Thomas Strick. The son of former Formula One racer Jean Alesi, Giuliano Alesi arrived in F2 in 2019 as a Ferrari Driver Academy member, having completed several seasons in the GP3 Series.. Alesi's rookie F2 campaign would be a difficult one, with the Frenchman's … HWA Racelab (otherwise known as HWA Team or simply HWA), officially entered as BWT HWA Racelab, is a German based racing team, that competes in the 2020 FIA Formula 2 Championship with Artem Markelov and Giuliano Alesi.1 Making their debut in the series as an official entrant, HWA, named for their founder Hans Werner Aufrecht, took over the entry of Arden International in F2, having … Lo sorprendente de este anuncio es que sus dos pilotos para la F2 serán italianos como son: Alessio Deledda y Matteo Nannini.Además en el caso de Mateo, tendrá más trabajo de lo habitual ya que estará formando parte de la F3 con HWA, y seguir trabajando en mejorar como piloto. positive F2 race 2 for Deledda. Il 17enne forlivese, che correrà con la scuderia HWA Racelab, farà il salto di categoria in F.2, parallelamente a una seconda stagione in F.3 dopo un primo … https://www.crash.net/f2/news/931359/1/hwa-takes-over-arden-s-formula-2-entry-2020, https://www.arden-motorsport.com/press/arden-international-motorsport-and-hwa-racelab-to-initiate-formula-2-co-operation, http://www.hwaag.com/en/company-en/meilensteine-hwa-ag-en.html, http://www.fiaformulae.com/en/news/2018/october/paffett-to-drive-for-hwa-racelab/, https://www.autosport.com/f3/news/139333/mercedes-partner-hwa-for-new-fia-f3-series, https://www.thecheckeredflag.co.uk/2019/11/artem-markelov-agrees-to-race-in-fia-formula-2-for-seventh-season/, http://www.fiaformula2.com/News-Room/News/2019/11_November/Alesi-completes-HWA-line-up-for-2020/, https://f2.fandom.com/wiki/HWA_Racelab?oldid=8201. [5] They duly signed ex-F1 and GP2 Series Champion Stoffel Vandoorne to race for them alongside Gary Paffett, with the team ultimately replaced by a factory Mercedes team in 2019. Following announcements from Red Bull and Ferrari, HWA Racelab has now also announced their line-up for the new Formula 2 season. Why Hughes’ F2 debut was so significant . 2018 GP3 Series - 8th F3 Asian Championship certified by FIA - 2nd Suncity Group Formula 3 Macau Grand Prix, FIA F3 World Cup - 4th Hence, Nannini will compete both in F3 and F2 this season. Nannini to contest 45 races in dual F2 and F3 2021 season with HWA … Aaron Gillard, 'ARTEM MARKELOV AGREES TO RACE IN FIA FORMULA 2 FOR SEVENTH SEASON'. The races will also take place in 2021 as part of the Formula 1 World Championship. Interview “When you make a mistake, it’s more punishing,” says Hughes on F2 debut. Pourchaire, 17, finished second in the FIA Formula 3 championship during his rookie season in the category, scoring two wins and six further podiums, and outlined his intention to move up to F2 for 2021. However, there are several innovations: The FIA Formula 2 and FIA Formula 3 will not hold their races together at the same locations and weekends in the coming season as before. HWA Racelab has pulled back the covers on what is a different livery for the team’s second season of Formula 2. BWT HWA Racelab Team - F2 2020 liveries #16 Artem Markelov #17 Giuliano Alesi v1.3 Color correction and matte finish on black pieces Another adjustment on pink saturation, shadow map applied and matte finish on black pieces Matteo took to the track in an HWA RACELAB car for the first time at the F2 post-season tests at Sakhir early December. HWA Racelab’s FIA Formula 3 Championship driver Jake Hughes will graduate to Formula 2 with the team this weekend in Sochi, after Giuliano Alesi left to join MP Motorsport. La HWA Racelab avrà una coppia piloti interamente italiana, con Nannini che sarà impegnato anche in Formula 3 sempre con il team tedesco. In 2018 HWA would move into the FIA Formula E Championship as an entrant, forming the foundation for Mercedes-Benz move into the series ahead of the 2019/20 season. 2019 FIA Formula 3 Championship - 7th Formula Regional European Championship Certified by FIA - 12th Suncity Group Formula 3 Macau Grand Prix, FIA F3 World Cup - 17th.