F2 2021: Grand Prix Grandstand’s Form Guide

Dan Ticktum - Carlin

F2 2021 is here.  It’s a new era and an all-new weekend format.  The drivers will have a 45-minute practice and a 30-minute qualifying on the Friday as before.  But then there will be two 100km or 45-minute time-limited Sprint races on Saturday.  The Feature race will take place on Sunday and will be 170km, […]

Felipe Drugovich: Brazil’s F1 future is F2’s present

Felipe Drugovich is Brazil’s hottest prospect to join its legendary drivers into F1. Right now, though, it’s eve of the 2021 F2 season.  Winter training is done.  The Bahrain test has concluded and the cars are back at their factories.  For two weeks, the F2 drivers, teams and fans exist in an ever-building tension of […]

Formula 2 2021: Five reasons you’d be mad to miss it

F2 Bahrain GP Start

The 2021 Formula 2 season is less than a week away and it is already shaping up to be an absolute vintage season.  If you’re an F1 fan and you’ve not got into the junior categories before, here are five reasons F2 is a must in 2021. The Racing Let’s start with the obvious one, […]

Dennis Hauger: Red Bull Junior Team Focus

Can you name a Norwegian F1 driver from the past?  You can’t can you?  That’s because there has never been one.  Which is strange considering we’ve had 16 Scandinavians in the form of Danes and Swedes.  Now we have Dennis Hauger and he’s laser-focused on writing history as the first Norwegian F1 driver.  With Red […]

Jehan Daruvala: Red Bull Junior Team Focus

Jehan Daruvala Red Bull Junior Team Focus

It’s time to meet Jehan Daruvala. He won the last race of the 2020 F2 season. He’s a Red Bull junior driver and races for Carlin. He raced to 3rd in the F3 Asian championship ready for 2021’s title fight. How much further will Daruvala go? Jehan Daruvala’s Early Career Born in Mumbai in 1998, […]

Liam Lawson: Red Bull Junior Team Focus

Liam Lawson Red Bull Junior Team Focus

Liam Lawson is one of the most talked-about names on the junior single-seater ladder but who is he?  Should you be excited about his prospects?  Red Bull’s Junior Team program is bursting at the seams with talent. What hope does the young Kiwi have to stand out from the pack?  Let’s find out. Liam Lawson: […]

Sabre Cook: W Series saved my career

Sabre Cook might have been brought up on a kart track but as she soon discovered, getting up the ladder takes more than just talent alone….you need money. And lots of it! Most of my time is spent networking and trying to put people together… Trying to put businesses together and trying to get sponsorship.  […]

Alpine Academy F3 Focus: Collet and Martins in; no room for David

With Oscar Piastri, Christian Lundgaard and newly crowned F3 Asia champion Guanyu Zhou competing in F2, the time was ripe for the Alpine Academy to support a fresh crop of talent.  With a pair of French F4 champions in the form of Caio Collet and Victor Martins on the books, talent appears to be the […]

Why the never-ending story of driver budgets needs to end

The great Terry Pratchett once wrote that dog bites man is not news.  Man bites dog, on the other hand, well that’s news.  In much the same way, “Junior driver’s career ends due to lack of budget” is not news anymore.  It’s frustrating, everpresent, and far too common a problem but it isn’t a surprise […]

W Series – Five to thrive in 2021

W Series 2021 Five to Thrive

With the W Series 2021 championship fast approaching, we’re wondering who could make the biggest mark this year.  We’ve spoken about the drivers that won’t be returning for the season.  They sadly didn’t automatically qualify for season two.  Finishing in the top 12 of the 2019 W Series championship table, after all, was no mean […]