Robert Shwartzman: In the Grandstand

Robert Shwartzman In the Grandstand Interview

We have another In the Grandstand interview for you, this time with the 2019 F3 champion, Robert Shwartzman. The young Russian is part of the Ferrari Driver Academy and the all-conquering Prema team. Robert could join Mick Schumacher, Pierre Gasly, and Charles Leclerc in joining F1 as Prema champion if 2021 goes his way We […]

F2: Key Takeaways from Bahrain 2021

The 2021 season of Formula 2 got underway in spectacular style in Bahrain as the new weekend format was used for the first time. The drivers raced each other in two epic Sprint Races on the Saturday.  Wheel to wheel action was the order of the day as we’ve come to both love and expect […]

Richard Verschoor: Bahrain’s Unsung Hero

There were so many feel-good stories about F2’s opening Bahrain weekend.  Liam Lawson winning Sprint Race 1.  Oscar Piastri winning Sprint Race 2.  Guanyu Zhou proving the doubters wrong as he got that first Feature race win.  So, that’s three great stories right there.  But if I had to find one story or feature of […]

F1 Bahrain Grand Prix 2021: How will F1’s rookies get on this season?

Mick Schumacher to join Haas 2021

It’s finally here! We’ve reached the first F1 Grand Prix Sunday of 2021. For rookies Yuki Tsunoda, Mick Schumacher and Nikita Mazepin, it’s their first chance to impress on a Sunday since their Formula Two graduation. All three drivers arrive in the sport after impressing last season. Mick Schumacher got to grips with the car, […]

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 […]

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, […]

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: […]

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

Formula 2 2021 Driver Line Up

Update: All of F2’s 2021 drivers are now known. Thanks to MP Motorsport for making us wait ;). You can find our full 2021 Formula 2 grid guide here. Original article (Jan 27th 2021): Formula 2 has passed its halfway point in terms of driver announcements for 2021. We now know the names of fourteen of […]

Ferrari Driver Academy: Single-seater round-up

We’ve covered five of the Ferrari Driver Academy roster, but at the start of 2020, there were actually nine of them.  And in 2021, a new name was signed.  Here at GP Grandstand, we focus on F2, F3 and W Series so here is a summary of the five FDA drivers vying to reach those […]