F2 2021 says goodbye to some old friends

In 2020’s Formula 2 season, twenty-four drivers competed in at least one race.  Astonishingly, eleven of these drivers won’t be returning to the grid for 2021.  While it is F1 that beckons for Schumacher, Tsunoda and Mazepin, many others are not quite so lucky.  Here then, is a roundup of who F2 has said goodbye […]

Formula 2’s 2021 drivers – who we know so far

Formula 2 2021 Driver Line Up

Formula 2 has passed its halfway point in terms of driver announcements for 2021. We now know the names of fourteen of the twenty-two drivers that will compete in this season’s championship. The process is a little bit of a bingo game with many positions awaiting a rubber stamping. Red Bull and their en-masse press […]

F2 Test Day One: Daruvala quickest for Carlin

Jehan Daruvala topped the timesheets this afternoon in Day One of the post F2 season test at Bahrain International Circuit. The Indian driver is fresh from his maiden victory in the Sakhir Sprint Race on Sunday.  His fastest lap of a 1:41.848 was not far off of Ilott’s pole time two weeks ago of a […]

F2 Sakhir Feature Race: Tsunoda wins an action-packed 48 laps

Yuki Tsunoda F2 Sakhir Feature Race

For the final feature race of the season, there was a typically superb race from start to finish to feast on. Yuki Tsunoda is going to be in consideration for the AlphaTauri driver after ensuring he’ll nab the prerequisite amount of superlicence points for F1. However, he is out of the championship running which is […]

FIA announce all current F2 teams will remain in 2021

F2 2021 Teams

The FIA confirmed that the current eleven teams in Formula 2 will remain for 2021. In a little bit of a nothingy announcement, the promoters broke the news that all F2 teams will remain until 2023. There haven’t been, as far as we’re aware, any new teams looking to join. None of the familiar names […]

Shwartzman wins as title contenders falter: Bahrain F2 Sprint

Bahrain F2 Sprint Race

With a dramatic enough Feature Race, a quieter affair for the F2 sprint race at Bahrain wouldn’t be a problem. That wasn’t to be the case whatsoever though with action all through the field. The second race of the four that F2 will have in Bahrain over these two weekends saw Shwartzman lead from start […]

Nikita Mazepin tops the times: Bahrain F2 Practice

Nikita Mazepin went fastest in a double red flag interrupted F2 practice session in Bahrain.  This was the first track session for Round 11 of the FIA Formula 2 championship. The session start was slightly delayed with a shower of rain falling on the track an hour before the session. And the cars were late […]

F2 Bahrain Preview: After two months, Formula 2 returns!

Mick Schumacher appears to have won the battle for a 2021 seat in F1 against his Ferrari stablemate Callum Ilott. But before he can claim his prize there is the F2 championship to fight over. Ninety-six points remain up for grabs across two feature and two sprint races. That’s forty-eight at each of the two […]

Louis Delétraz: Haas F1 Driver Academy Focus

Who is Louis Delétraz? F1 fans of a certain age or those who like to delve into the archives will remember the famous quote from the great Murray Walker “And what is Delétraz doing?” Well that was about this guy’s dad, Jean-Denis Delétraz who competed in three Grand Prix in 1994 and 1995. Early Career […]