F1: Reflections from Hungary

The biggest challenge we’ve had this season is trying to sum up the Hungarian Grand Prix in 100 words. Where do we even start?  Tensions were high following the British Grand Prix. But nobody could prepare us for the halftime show to end all halftime shows this weekend in Hungary. With chaos from the start, […]

F1: Hungarian GP Report

The biggest challenge for me this season is trying to sum up the 2021 Hungarian Grand Prix in 100 words. Where do I begin? At the start I guess and a sprinkling of the wet stuff always spells trouble for Valtteri Bottas and today proved no different. A lock-up took him and four other contenders […]

F1: Hungarian Grand Prix 2021 Preview

After two weeks away, Formula 1 arrives in Budapest this weekend for the Hungarian Grand Prix. For those of you thinking that a return to the normal weekend format will mean a quiet weekend, think again. With one race to go before the summer break, everyone will be motivated to end this first part of […]

F1: Reflections from Great Britain

Formula 1 came home this weekend, in more ways than one. With a brand new trial format for the weekend and a jam-packed Grand Prix on Sunday, there’s plenty to talk about. Let’s get stuck in. F1 Sprint – Yay or Nay? It’s not often that all of here at GP Grandstand agree on something […]

2021 Azerbaijan Grand Prix: The F1 debrief

F1 took a one year break away from Baku for the Azerbaijan Grand Prix but returned in explosive style as Pirelli tyre failures changed the story of the race. The Drivers’ Championship standings up at the top somehow remain unchanged with both Lewis Hamilton and Max Verstappen scoring zero points. But you can be sure […]

2021 Monaco Grand Prix: The F1 debrief

After a Covid-19 induced hiatus, Formula 1 enjoyed another Monaco Grand Prix with Max Verstappen reigning supreme. The Monaco event is as glamorous as it is contentious. What did the GP Grandstand team think of F1’s weekend in the Principality? Jim Kimberley – “Monaco gifted us a relatively unexpected grid” That certainly was a Monaco […]

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 […]

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 […]

Aston Martin on brink of no pink we think from this sponsor link

Aston Martin Green Cognizant Announcement 2021

After four years of sponsoring the most recognisable livery on the grid, the days of BWT turning the Silverstone team into the pink panthers looks to be over. Aston Martin have given the strongest hints yet that they will race in green in 2021. Since Aston Martin’s commercial takeover, many expected the rebranded Racing Point […]

Yuki Tsunoda’s 2021 is just another incredible year of growth

24 months ago the name Yuki Tsunoda was an unknown name to many. Fast-forward to 2021 and the Japanese driver is preparing to take on the world in F1, the pinnacle of motorsport. How rapidly this 20-year old has risen through the ranks. You could be forgiven for thinking that the daunting task of driving […]