F3: Key Takeaways from France

Formula 3 returned to France after a long break and boy oh boy was it worth the wait. Le Castellet is known to Formula 1 fans as not always being the most exciting race on the calendar. But apparently, Formula 3 didn’t get that memo – which was great for all of us F3 fans. […]

2021 French Grand Prix: The F3 debrief

We might’ve expected Formula 3 to put on a good show at Le Castellet for the French Grand Prix, but Race 1 surpassed all expectations. F3 treated us to three wildly different races this weekend. Here’s what the GP Grandstand team thought about Formula 3’s flurry of fun in France (try and say that fast). […]

F1 Spotlight: Max Mosley

Max Mosley is a colossal name in motorsport and with his passing in 2021 he leaves behind a legacy few will ever equal. Thiemo looks back at the life and career of Mosley with this piece that Max himself consulted on in 2020. Early Years Max Rufus Mosley (born 13th April 1940) is a Barrister […]

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 […]

Jenzer’s tough but promising Barcelona weekend

Chovet leads Ugran in Barcelona

Jenzer’s tough but promising Barcelona weekend was a rollercoaster of emotion.  I’ve always had a soft spot for Jenzer Motorsport.  From my very first glimpse of their 2018 GP3 cars in fetching blue and black, I liked it.  Cool name, cool colours, nice vibes. Jenzer have remained in the now FIA F3 ever since.  They’ve […]

Reflecting on the 2021 Portuguese GP

Whilst Portugal may not have provided us with as much on-track action as Bahrain and Imola, there are still plenty of positives to take away from the race. Take a look to see why you should give the last Grand Prix some more credit. Mercedes vs Red Bull The battle for dominance between Mercedes and […]

2021 Portuguese Grand Prix: The F1 debrief

After the dramatic opening salvos of the season, the 2021 Portuguese Grand Prix was less spectacular. There was still plenty of meat on the bones to chew on from a weekend in the Algarve. The GP Grandstand team reflect back on F1’s second race at Portimao. Thiemo Albers-Daly: “A race of strategy” Whilst the Portuguese […]

2021 Emilia Romagna Grand Prix: The F1 debrief

With F1 returning to Imola once again in 2021, many fans were hesitant to raise any hopes. Yet the wet weather forecast ahead of the weekend suggested drama could unfold. And boy-oh-boy did Imola deliver many talking points this year! The GP Grandstand team reflect on the flashpoints from the 2021 F1 Imola Grand Prix. […]

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 […]

What to watch out for in Imola 2021

F1 at Imola

Formula 1 returns to the legendary Imola circuit this weekend for the second Grand Prix of the 2021 season. Fans were treated to a decent show last year and expectations are high following the opening race in Bahrain. So, what should we all be looking out for this time around? Here’s what to watch out […]