After a fantastic season, Fabio Leimer Racing Engineerig Spanish team, won the championship GP2 World Series this weekend, at the Yas Marina circuit in Abu Dhabi.
The Swiss rider has had enough to finish fourth in the first race for the title. Racing Engineering team has finished third in the team overall standings.
Leimer succeeds Nico Rosberg (2005), Lewis Hamilton (2006), Timo Glock (2007), Giorgio Pantano (2008), Nico Hülkenberg (2009), Pastor Maldonado (2010), Romain Grosjean (2011) and Davide Valsecchi (2012).
Alfonso de Orléans-Borbón, president of Racing Engineering: “What a great moment! I think Fabio and the whole team got the reward that they deserved from the hard work this season. Congratulations to Fabio, Julian, our engineers, mechanics and all of the people back home for helping to make this happen.”
Fabio Leimer: “I think we can be really happy with today. I would also like to thank the team for the great job this season. We never had any technical issue and the engineers always worked hard on putting the best car on track. Me and the team did a good job this year and deserve to win the championship.”