2021 French Grand Prix: The F3 debrief

We might’ve expected Formula 3 to put on a good show at Le Castellet for the French Grand Prix, but Race 1 surpassed all expectations. F3 treated us to three wildly different races this weekend. Here’s what the GP Grandstand team thought about Formula 3’s flurry of fun in France (try and say that fast). […]

F3: French Grand Prix 2021 Preview

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FIA Formula 3 Returns this weekend in France after a lengthy hiatus. Here are some of the key talking points to watch out for ahead of the races. PREMA are the team to beat Two of the three PREMA drivers took wins last time out in Barcelona. Olli Caldwell won the second Sprint Race while […]

2021 Azerbaijan Grand Prix: The F1 debrief

F1 took a one year break away from Baku for the Azerbaijan Grand Prix but returned in explosive style as Pirelli tyre failures changed the story of the race. The Drivers’ Championship standings up at the top somehow remain unchanged with both Lewis Hamilton and Max Verstappen scoring zero points. But you can be sure […]

F2: Baku Preview

FIA Formula 2 returns to the streets of Baku, Azerbaijan for the third round of the season in 2021. Championship leader Guanyu Zhou takes a 16 point lead into this weekend, having won in spectacular fashion round the streets of Monaco. There is a raft of drivers in contention, thus making this one of the […]

2021 Monaco Grand Prix: The F1 debrief

After a Covid-19 induced hiatus, Formula 1 enjoyed another Monaco Grand Prix with Max Verstappen reigning supreme. The Monaco event is as glamorous as it is contentious. What did the GP Grandstand team think of F1’s weekend in the Principality? Jim Kimberley – “Monaco gifted us a relatively unexpected grid” That certainly was a Monaco […]

F1: Three things to look out for in Monaco

Ah the jewel in F1’s diamond encrusted crown is back after last years Covid enforced hiatus. It’s the one they all want to win with victory cementing a driver into Motorsport folk law. Overtaking will be sparse but expect a whole raft of talking points to emanate from F1’s most famous circuit. Here are three […]

Jenzer’s tough but promising Barcelona weekend

Chovet leads Ugran in Barcelona

Jenzer’s tough but promising Barcelona weekend was a rollercoaster of emotion.  I’ve always had a soft spot for Jenzer Motorsport.  From my very first glimpse of their 2018 GP3 cars in fetching blue and black, I liked it.  Cool name, cool colours, nice vibes. Jenzer have remained in the now FIA F3 ever since.  They’ve […]

Valterri Bottas: Should Mercedes keep him in 2022?

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Back towards the end of the 2019 F1 season, I wrote an article on why I thought Valtteri Bottas was an underrated driver. But with a season and a bit of racing since then, I decided now was the time to see if I still felt this way. I also wanted to answer the question: […]

F3: Key Takeaways from Barcelona

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Formula 3 finally got underway for the first time in 2021 this past weekend. The season began in Barcelona with three solid races that gave the fans a good idea of what to expect moving forwards. Now that the racing is over, here are the key takeaways from Spain that you need to know… Smolyar […]

2021 Spanish Grand Prix: The F3 debrief

Formula 3 Spain Race Start

At long last the Formula 3 season has begun with the Spanish Grand Prix. The 30-strong field of young talent looked raring to go in the new-look format for 2021. It’s hard to say who was happier at F3’s return – the drivers or the GP Grandstand team… Jim Kimberley – “So many standout moments” […]