2019 Supercup season

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2019 Supercup season
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Competition Supercup
Title Sponsor TBC
Platform Used 397rFactor2.png rFactor 2
Rounds
Mod Used GPVWC CL modular
Carshape F2-inspired
Engine Supplier(s) GPVWC 3400cc turbocharged V6
Tyre Supplier(s) GPVWC brand G
Drivers
Teams
Drivers' Champion
Teams' Champion
Supercup Seasons
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GPVWC series in 2019
Career Ladder

Superleague
Superleague 2*
Supercup
Formula Challenge
Academy

Independent Series

TBC

* Temporary name

The 2019 Supercup season will be the 12th GPVWC Supercup season.

Teams and drivers

Supercup Team Base Abbreviation Chassis Tyre No. Race Drivers Rounds Test/Reserve Driver(s)
Malta TG Racing

Malta Mtarfa, Malta

TG SC-019 G 40 Poland Sebastian Kosmala Netherlands Ruud Heesterbeek
69 Italy Michael Francesconi
Netherlands Racing Team Schroten

Netherlands Bennekom, The Netherlands

RTS SC-019 G 11 Germany Matthias Muuss TBC
22 Germany Fabian Walter
England Zedderick Racing

Liechtenstein Vaduz, Liechtenstein

Zedderick SC-019 G 85   TBA TBC
86   TBA
Malta Malta Force GP

Malta Siggiewi, Malta

Malta Force SC-019 G 44 Guernsey Craig Patteson TBC
77   TBA
England ST Racing

England Chandler's Ford, England

ST SC-019 G 27 Germany Stefan Gehse TBC
33 Netherlands Wesley Stefano
England Shift Gear Racing

England England

Shift Gear SC-019 G 17 England Ross Woodford TBC
98 England Christopher Rabey
Malta GT Omega RPM eSports

Malta Tarxien, Malta

Omega SC-019 G 53   TBA TBC
54   TBA
United States Torrent Motorsports

United States Columbus, OH, United States

Torrent SC-019 G 88 Chile Giancarlo Raggio TBC
99   TBA
Netherlands Drillers Motorsport

Netherlands Rotterdam, The Netherlands

Drillers SC-019 G 9 Portugal Bruno Sousa Ferreira TBC
14 England Tom Davison
England Enterprise Pulsars

England Bromley, England

Enterprise SC-019 G 35 Ireland Cian White TBC
72 United States Sven de Vries
Netherlands Frami Autosport

Netherlands The Netherlands

Frami SC-019 G 96   TBA TBC
97   TBA
England Fusion Racing

England Reading, England

Fusion SC-019 G 55 England Harry Graham Netherlands Max Scholten
57 Netherlands Pim Van Ark
Netherlands Rowen GP

Netherlands Gorinchem, The Netherlands

Rowen SC-019 G 78 England Lewis Mcglade TBC
87 England Michael Cooper
Canada TCS Off Racing

Canada Canada

TCS Off SC-019 G 5 Italy Lorenzo De Ciutiis England Adrian Campfield
10 England James Clay
England Team Rookie Monsters

England England

TRM SC-019 G 37 England Matthew Beavis TBC
73 Netherlands Cliff van de Vin

Team changes

New entries

Returning entries

  • Former Supercup champions Torrent Motorsports return to the series, having been promoted from Formula Challenge. Torrent last competed in Supercup in their championship-winning year, 2012.
  • Enterprise Pulsars return to the Supercup after a 2-year absence.

Technical changes

  • The engine formula was changed from naturally-aspriated V8s to turbochard V6 powerplants.
  • Adjustable fuel mixture settings were introduced to the championship.
  • Other changes include revised gear ratios, tyres and aerodynamics.

2019 Calendar

For 2019, the Career Ladder schedule has been radically adjusted, with Supercup races moving from Wednesdays to Tuesday nights.

Round Race Title Grand Prix Circuit Conditions Date Start Time
Track time GMT BST
1 Supercup Australian Grand Prix Australian GP Australia Albert Park Grand Prix Circuit, Melbourne TBC Mar 12 TBC 19:00
2 Supercup Malaysian Grand Prix Malaysian GP Malaysia Sepang International Circuit, Sepang TBC Mar 26 TBC 19:00
3 Supercup Bahrain Grand Prix Bahrain GP Bahrain Bahrain International Circuit, Sakhir TBC Apr 9 TBC 19:00
4 Supercup Azerbaijan Grand Prix Azerbaijan GP Azerbaijan Baku City Circuit, Baku TBC Apr 23 TBC 18:00 19:00
5 Supercup Spanish Grand Prix Spanish GP Spain Circuit de Catalunya, Barcelona TBC May 7 TBC 18:00 19:00
6 Supercup Monaco Grand Prix Monaco GP Monaco Circuit de Monaco, Monte Carlo TBC May 21 TBC 18:00 19:00
7 Supercup Turkish Grand Prix Turkish GP Turkey Istanbul Park , Turkey TBC Jun 4 TBC 18:00 19:00
8 Supercup Canadian Grand Prix Canadian GP Canada Circuit Gilles Villeneuve, Montreal TBC Jun 18 TBC 18:00 19:00
9 Supercup British Grand Prix British GP United Kingdom Silverstone Circuit, Northamptonshire TBC Jul 2 TBC 18:00 19:00
10 Supercup German Grand Prix German GP Germany Hockenheimring, Hockenheim TBC Jul 30 TBC 18:00 19:00
11 Supercup Belgian Grand Prix Belgian GP Belgium Circuit de Spa-Francorchamps, Spa TBC Aug 13 TBC 18:00 19:00
12 Supercup Italian Grand Prix Italian GP Italy Autodromo Nazionale di Monza, Monza TBC Aug 27 TBC 18:00 19:00
13 Supercup Singapore Grand Prix Singapore GP Singapore Marina Bay Street Circuit, Singapore TBC Sep 10 TBC 18:00 19:00
14 Supercup Japanese Grand Prix Japanese GP Japan Suzuka Circuit, Suzuka TBC Sep 24 TBC 18:00 19:00
15 Supercup United States Grand Prix United States GP United States Circuit of the Americas, Austin TBC Nov 8 TBC 18:00 19:00
16 Supercup Brazilian Grand Prix Brazilian GP Brazil Autódromo José Carlos Pace, São Paulo TBC Nov 22 TBC 19:00

Testing

The 2019 testing schedule was as follows:

Test Date Venue
Preseason Test #1 TBC   TBD
Preseason Test #2 TBC   TBD

Calendar changes

The 2019 calendar was reduced from 18 down to 16 rounds.

Preceded by:
2018 Supercup season
GPVWC Supercup season
2019
Succeeded by:
2020 Supercup season