2003 Season

 

Ferrari

 

Model:

F2002

Engine:

3000 Ferrari (Type 051) 3.0 V10 90°

Tyres:

Bridgestone

Race Entries:

1-4

 

Model:

F2003-GA

Engine:

3000 Ferrari (Type 052) 3.0 V10

Tyres:

Bridgestone

Race Entries:

5-16

 

Car: Driver: Race Entries: Did not Start:
1 Michael Schumacher 1-16  
2 Rubens Barrichello 1-16  

 

1st Official Testdriver: Luca Badoer
2nd Official Testdriver: Felipe Massa
Testdriver: Luciano Burti

 

Williams

 

Model: FW25
Engine: BMW P83 3.0 V10 90°
Tyres: Michelin

 

Car: Driver: Race Entries: Did not Start:
3 Juan Pablo Montoya 1-16  
4 Ralf Schumacher 1-16

14

  Marc Gené 14  

 

Official Testdriver: Marc Gené
Testdrivers: Olivier Beretta
  Marko Asmer
  Antonio Pizzonia *
Preseason Testdrivers: Giorgio Pantano
  Vitantonio Liuzzi
  Nico Rosberg
  Dirk Müller

 

* after dismissal from Jaguar

 

McLaren

 

Model: MP4-17D *
Engine: Mercedes F0110M 3.0 V10 90°
Tyres: Michelin

 

Car: Driver: Race Entries: Did not Start:
5 David Coulthard 1-16  
6 Kimi Räikkönen 1-16  

 

1st Official Testdriver: Alexander Wurz
2nd Official Testdriver: Pedro de la Rosa
Testdriver: Darren Turner
Driver Evaluation: Steven Kane
Preseason Testdriver: Gary Paffett

 

* Upgrade from last year's MP4-17 chassis

 

Renault

 

Model: R23
Engine: Renault RS23 3.0 V10 111°
Tyres: Michelin

 

Car: Driver: Race Entries: Did not Start:
7 Jarno Trulli 1-16  
8 Fernando Alonso 1-16  

 

1st Official Testdriver: Allan McNish
2nd Official Testdriver: Franck Montagny
Preseason Testdriver: Tiago Monteiro
  Romain Dumas
  Sébastien Bourdais

 

Sauber

 

Model: C22
Engine: Petronas 03A 3.0 V10 90° *
Tyres: Bridgestone

 

Car: Driver: Race Entries: Did not Start:
9 Nick Heidfeld 1-16  
10 Heinz-Harald Frentzen 1-16  

 

Official Testdriver: Neel Jani

 

* Evolution of the 3000 Ferrari (Type 051) 3.0 V10 90° engine

 

Jordan

 

Model: EJ13
Engine: Ford Cosworth RS1 3.0 V10 72º *
Tyres: Bridgestone

 

Car: Driver: Race Entries: Did not Start:
11 Giancarlo Fisichella 1-16

 

12 Ralph Firman 1-13, 15-16

13

  Zsolt Baumgartner 13-14  

 

Official Testdriver: -
Testdrivers: Björn Wirdheim
  Satoshi Motoyama

 

* Evolution of the Cosworth CR-4 3.0 V10 72° engine

 

Jaguar

 

Model: R4
Engine: Cosworth CR-5 3.0 V10 90°
Tyres: Michelin

 

Car: Driver: Race Entries: Did not Start:
14 Mark Webber 1-16  
15 Antonio Pizzonia 1-11  
  Justin Wilson 12-16  

 

Official Testdriver: -
Official Reserve Driver: Anthony Davidson *

 

* Davidson is an official testdriver for BAR

 

 

BAR - British American Racing

 

Model: 005
Engine: Honda RA003E 3.0 V10
Tyres: Bridgestone

 

Car: Driver: Race Entries: Did not Start:
16 Jacques Villeneuve 1-15  
  Takuma Sato 16  
17 Jenson Button 1-16

7

 

1st Official Testdriver: Takuma Sato
2nd Official Testdriver: Anthony Davidson
Testdrivers: Townsend Bell
  Björn Wirdheim
Preseason Testdrivers: Ralph Firman
  Kousuke Matsuura 

 

Minardi

 

Model: PS03
Engine: Cosworth CR-3 3.0 V10 72°
Tyres: Bridgestone

 

Car: Driver: Race Entries: Did not Start:
18 Justin Wilson 1-11  
  Nicolas Kiesa 12-16  
19 Jos Verstappen 1-16  

 

1st Official Testdriver: Sergey Zlobin
2nd Official Testdriver: Matteo Bobbi
3rd Official Testdriver: Gianmaria Bruni
Preseason Testdriver: Franck Montagny

 

Toyota

 

Model: TF103
Engine: Toyota RVX-03 3.0 V10 90°
Tyres: Michelin

 

Car: Driver: Race Entries: Did not Start:
20 Olivier Panis 1-16  
21 Christiano da Matta 1-16  

 

Official Testdriver: Ricardo Zonta
Testdriver: Ryan Briscoe

 

* Due to changes in the regulation, the 107% qualification rule has been dropped. From this season onwards all cars which have started the weekend, can participate in the race. 


Race Schedule 2003:

Race No. Grand Prix Name GP Location Winner
1 GP Australia Albert Park Grand Prix Circuit (Melbourne), Australia David Coulthard
2 GP Malaysia Sepang International Circuit, Malaysia Kimi Räikkönen
3 GP Brazil Autodromo Jose Carlos Pace (Interlagos), Brazil Giancarlo Fisichella
4 GP San Marino Autodromo Enzo & Dino Ferrari (Imola), Italy Michael Schumacher
5 GP Spain Circuit de Catalunya (Barcelona), Spain Michael Schumacher
6 GP Austria A1-Ring, Austria Michael Schumacher
7 GP Monaco Circuit de Monaco (Monte Carlo), Monaco Juan Pablo Montoya
8 GP Canada Circuit Gilles Villeneuve (Montreal), Canada Michael Schumacher
9 GP Europe Nürburgring, Germany Ralf Schumacher
10 GP France Circuit Nevers Magny Cours, France Ralf Schumacher
11 GP Great Britain Silverstone Circuit, Great Britain Rubens Barrichello
12 GP Germany Hockenheim, Germany Juan Pablo Montoya
13 GP Hungary Hungaroring, Hungary Fernando Alonso
14 GP Italy Autodromo Nazionale di Monza, Italy Michael Schumacher
15 GP USA Indianapolis Motor Speedway, USA Michael Schumacher
16 GP Japan Suzuka Circuit, Japan Rubens Barrichello

 


 

2003 Drivers Championship
Pos. Driver Pts. Team Tyres
1. Michael Schumacher 93 Ferrari Bridgestone
2. Kimi Räikkönen 91 McLaren Michelin
3. Juan Pablo Montoya 82 Williams Michelin
4. Rubens Barrichello 65 Ferrari Bridgestone
5. Ralf Schumacher 58 Williams Michelin
6. Fernando Alonso 55 Renault Michelin
7. David Coulthard 51 McLaren Michelin
8. Jarno Trulli 33 Renault Michelin
9. Jenson Button 17 BAR Bridgestone
10. Mark Webber 17 Jaguar Michelin
11. Heinz-Harald Frentzen 13 Sauber Bridgestone
12. Giancarlo Fisichella 12 Jordan Bridgestone
13. Christiano da Matta 10 Toyota Michelin
14. Nick Heidfeld 6 Sauber Bridgestone
15. Olivier Panis 6 Toyota Michelin
16. Jacques Villeneuve 6 BAR Bridgestone
17. Marc Gené 4 Williams Michelin
18. Takuma Sato 3 BAR Bridgestone
19. Ralph Firman 1 Jordan Bridgestone
20. Justin Wilson 1 Minardi / Jaguar Bridgestone / Michelin
 
  No Points:  
  Zsolt Baumgartner   Jordan Bridgestone
  Nicolas Kiesa   Minardi Bridgestone
  Antonio Pizzonia   Jaguar Michelin
  Jos Verstappen   Minardi Bridgestone
(Button: 2x4th; Webber: 3x6th)
(Heidfeld: 1x5th, 2x8th, 3x9th; Panis: 1x5th, 2x8th, 1x9th; Villeneuve: 2x6th)
(Firman: 1x8th, 1x10th; Wilson: 1x8th, 1x11th)

 

2003 Constructors Championship
Pos. Team Engine Pts. Tyres
1. Ferrari   158 Bridgestone
2. Williams BMW 144 Michelin
3. McLaren Mercedes-Benz 142 Michelin
4. Renault   88 Michelin
5. BAR Honda 26 Bridgestone
6. Sauber Petronas 19 Bridgestone
7. Jaguar Cosworth 18 Michelin
8. Toyota   16 Michelin
9. Jordan Ford 13 Bridgestone
 
  No Points:      
  Minardi Cosworth   Bridgestone
 

 

The Tire War 2003
Pos. Manufacturor Pts.
1. Michelin 398
2. Bridgestone 216
 

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