Why Grosjean is on his way to the GP2 title

Why Grosjean is on his way to the GP2 title

GP2 is on the verge of crowning Romain Grosjean as its new champion following star performances in the previous races. Glenn Freeman looks at the Frenchman's road to the likely title

As GP2 joins Formula 1 in bursting back into life at Spa next week, the series is on the verge of crowning its seventh champion in the form of Romain Grosjean.

The DAMS driver's 25-point lead in the GP2 standings is not the biggest there has ever been in the history of the series. Nor is it beyond the record for the biggest points turnaround in a title fight. But Grosjean's performances in the back-to-back German and Hungarian rounds before the summer break effectively took the last remaining breaths out of the battle.

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