F3: Reflections from Hungary

F3 returned in fine style in Budapest as Dennis Hauger extended his championship lead. Overtaking is notoriously hard around the Hungaroring, although enough action was provided to keep us entertained. All three races provided something different and we like variety here at GP Grandstand. Here’s what I thought of F3 in Hungary. Winner Winner Chicken […]

F2: Key Takeaways from Azerbaijan

It was a much shorter break between rounds this time in the world of Formula 2. Just two weeks after racing in Monaco, F2 returned to Azerbaijan this weekend after a two-year absence. Here are the key takeaways from the weekend of racing that you need to know… Shwartzman’s Resurgence SMP driver Robert Shwartzman was […]

F2 Bahrain Quali: 2021 begins with Zhou on pole and FIA investigations

Guanyu Zhou Alpine Driver

The 2021 F2 season kicks off this weekend in Bahrain with its new format. With only one competitive session run, the series is already causing drama. UNI-Virtuosi looks incredibly strong. Felipe Drugovich took the fastest time in practice. Guanyu Zhou then followed in the Brazilians footsteps in qualifying. Zhou snapped up pole position for round […]

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: […]

F3 Asia Round 1 Dubai: F2 and F3 drivers take to the desert

F3 Asia has officially begun, marking the end of the winter break for many F2 and F3 drivers. More than a handful of the drivers from FIA F2 and F3 descended on Dubai. A sceptic might suggest this was them to farm superlicence points. However, there is no doubt many of those racing were happy […]

Red Bull announce their Junior Team 2021 F2/F3 drivers

Red Bull announced a host of their drivers’ placements for the Red Bull Junior Team’s upcoming 2021 season. The update finally lets us slot in some across F2 and F3 after a relatively quiet off-season thus far. There are some promotions, some retentions, and some series switches. Let’s go through from the top. Red Bull […]

Jüri Vips: Red Bull Junior Team Focus

Juri Vips Red Bull Junior Team Focus

2021 marks the third full year that Juri Vips will compete as a Red Bull Junior Team driver. The Estonian has risen from F3 to racing guest F2 events since the backing of the energy drinks company and will race his first full Formula 2 season in 2021. But how did Juri Vips, a young […]

Liam Lawson & Alex Albon to race in DTM for 2021

DTM is set to inherit two Red Bull open-seater racing recruits. Liam Lawson, the P5 finisher in Formula 3’s 2020 season, together with the recent F1 demotee, Alex Albon, will join the series for its 2021 GT3-spec racing debut. Red Bull have simultaneously given a pat on the back and delivered a slap in the […]