Oscar Piastri: Alpine Academy Focus

Oscar Piastri Alpine F2

Oscar Piastri is the reigning FIA F3 champion, managed by Australian F1 legend Mark Webber, and in 2021 Piastri will step into Mick Schumacher’s old Prema F2 car. There’s little wonder he’s one of Alpine’s brightest hopes for a future F1 star. Oscar Piastri: Early Years Piastri was born in Melbourne, Australia on the 6th […]

Christian Lundgaard: Alpine Academy Focus

Christian Lungaard Alpine Academy F2

Christian Lundgaard, in regards to his nationality, isn’t walking all too familiar a path. Danish Formula One drivers, after all, have tended to be few and far between.  There were 11 years between Nicolas Keisa and Kevin Magnussen who lost his Haas seat at the end of last season.  Now Lundgaard is looking to change […]

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 […]

Marcus Armstrong: Ferrari Driver Academy Focus

It’s quite astonishing to realise that Ferrari had no less than five of their Academy drivers on the grid for F2 2020.  While Schumacher, Ilott and Shwartzman all starred in the championship battle, Guiliano Alesi had a season to forget.  And somewhere in the middle of these was Marcus Armstrong. Marcus Armstrong: Early Years Hailing […]

The chaotic run up to the Sakhir GP Weekend

George Russell Sakhir GP Guide

If there was ever a week that epitomised the importance of the Internet in motorsport, the days following the Bahrain GP was it. “Back in my day, we had to walk barefoot halfway across the country in hail to Silverstone to get news about racing”. Well, maybe not quite, but any motorsports news in December […]

Prema promote Oscar Piastri to Formula 2

Oscar Piastri Prema Formula 2 Promotion

The 2020 Formula 3 champion, Oscar Piastri, will join the Formula 2 ranks for 2021. The Australian Prema driver has been retained by the team but will be racing their F2 car next season. Piastri won two races and reached the podium on a further four occasions in the 2020 F3 season on his way […]

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 […]

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 […]

Oscar Piastri enjoys an F1 weekend in Turkey

Renault rewarded the F3 champion Oscar Piastri for his championship success by giving the Australian an insight into how an F1 weekend works. Piastri spent his weekend at Turkey in briefings and meetings with the team, as well as seeing how a drivers media duties work. The opportunity gives Oscar a great look at how […]

Jack Aitken: Williams F1 Driver Academy Focus

The Williams Driver Academy is probably the last chance saloon for Jack Aitken. He is already 25 and now on his third season of Formula 2. There is a creeping suspicion that the likeable British-Korean driver might be reaching his ceiling. Jack Aitken Early Career Aitken graduated to single-seaters from karts in 2014. He started […]