F1 Spotlight: Ayrton Senna

Ayrton Senna McLaren

Ayrton Senna was born in Sao Paulo, Brazil on the 21st March 1960. He began to develop an interest in cars from the age of four, learning to drive his father’s Jeep (including changing gears without using a clutch) around the family’s farm at the age of seven. Ayrton’s father built his first go-kart and […]

W Series – Five to thrive in 2021

W Series 2021 Five to Thrive

With the W Series 2021 championship fast approaching, we’re wondering who could make the biggest mark this year.  We’ve spoken about the drivers that won’t be returning for the season.  They sadly didn’t automatically qualify for season two.  Finishing in the top 12 of the 2019 W Series championship table, after all, was no mean […]

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 […]

Formula 1 to host a record 23-race calendar in 2021

Formula One is set to visit a record high number of circuits for its 2021 season. The provisional calendar announced earlier today has plans for the world’s most expensive travelling circus to stop at 23 different venues. The global pandemic turned the 2020 schedule on its head. Some circuits played host to double-headers, some held […]