Category Archive: F2, F3, F4

Jan 19

George Russell joins Mercedes-AMG Petronas Motorsport Junior Driver Programme

Rising British star becomes the latest talent selected by the Silver Arrows for racing support

 George Russell2016 proved a breakthrough year for the Mercedes-AMG Petronas Motorsport Junior Programme. Pascal Wehrlein shone in his first Formula One season with Manor Racing, posting a string of impressive qualifying performances to reach Q2 five times – in addition to clinching only the second ever points scoring finish for the team at the Austrian Grand Prix. Read the rest of this entry »

Jan 19

FIA Formula 3 European Championship enjoys impressive media coverage

Be it print media, web portals or TV stations – all of them were keen to cover the events

170119-media-facts-2016The outstanding performances delivered by the young drivers that were on the FIA Formula 3 European Championship grid in 2016 attracted interest by a wide range of media as well.

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Jan 17

F4/SEA: Inaugural season to conclude with Sepang finale

The season finale at the Sepang International Circuit in Malaysia is scheduled to take place from 21 – 22 January 2017.

F4SEA Inaugural season to conclude with Sepang finaleAfter completing five events in its inaugural season, the Formula 4 South East Asia (F4/SEA) Championship – certified by FIA now approaches the final stretch with the sixth and final event of the season. Read the rest of this entry »

Jan 08

F4/SEA: Kahia bags Star Driver award as Martono ends penultimate F4/SEA event on a high

The day featured an early start for the young guns as they prepared for the final two races of the weekend

F4SEA Kahia bags Star Driver award as Martono ends penultimate F4SEA event on a highAfter another eventful second day of drama-filled action at the fifth installation of the Formula 4 South East Asia (F4/SEA) Championship – certified by FIA, the young drivers were again back in action at the Buriram United International Circuit on Sunday. Read the rest of this entry »

Jan 07

F4/SEA: Martono steps up, Kahia bags another

Event 5 day 2

F4SEA Martono steps up, Kahia bags another Following an eventful first day of action at Event 5 of the Formula 4 South East Asia (F4/SEA) Championship – certified by FIA, the drivers were back in action in another bumper-packed schedule of racing on Saturday. Read the rest of this entry »

Jan 06

F4/SEA: Event 5 gets underway with Frost and Kahia on top on Day 1

Held at the 4.554km Buriram United International Circuit in Thailand

F4SEA Event 5 gets underway with Frost and Kahia on top on Day 1After successfully completing two days of pre-event collective tests, the young drivers in the Formula 4 South East Asia (F4/SEA) Championship – certified by FIA kicked off the official proceedings for the fifth event of the season on Friday. Read the rest of this entry »

Jan 05

F4/SEA: Drivers complete tests

The young drivers spent a full day testing

F4SEA Drivers complete tests Preparations for the fifth instalment of the Formula 4 South East Asia (F4/SEA) Championship – certified by FIA were well underway on Thursday at the Buriram United International Circuit in Thailand.

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Jan 05

Rookie Stroll talks ‘pressure’ ahead of F1 bow

“Of course there’s pressure, but it’s a good pressure. You need that pressure, without it, what are we doing here?”
Rookie Stroll talks ‘pressure’ ahead of F1 bowLance Stroll has played down the significance of his direct switch from the European Formula 3 Championship to Formula 1 with Williams this season, insisting he will benefit more from soaking up the ‘pressure’ of F1 than spending another season in the junior ranks. Read the rest of this entry »

Jan 04

F4/SEA: Local flavour at Thai event

Hosting the penultimate event in the six-event F4/SEA championship season

F4SEA Local flavour at Thai event After four events that have witnessed Asia’s young racing talents travel from Malaysia to the Philippines, Indonesia, the brand new year sees the Formula 4 South East Asia (F4/SEA) Championship – certified by FIA at Thailand’s Buriram United International Circuit.

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Jan 03

Drivex sign Nikita Troitskiy for F3 Open title assault

Russia´s pilot will drive a Dallara F312 entered by Drivex in the European F.3 series

Drivex sign Nikita Troitskiy for F3 Open title assault Troistskiy will return in 2017 for his maiden full season in the F3 Open after his impressive debut last year after scoring a 3rd place finish and snatching a pole position at Monza. Read the rest of this entry »

Dec 28

F4/SEA: Event 5 preview

Thai New Year challenge for F4/SEA young drivers at Chang Circuit

Chang International Circuit With the inaugural season of the Formula 4 South East Asia (F4/SEA) Championship – certified by FIA, inching closer to its conclusion, the young drivers will head to the Chang International Circuit in Buriram, Thailand in the new year.

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Dec 24

Mick Schumacher steps up to FIA Formula 3 with Prema 

While the world of motorsports is ready for a well-deserved holiday break, Prema has already begun early preparations for 2017

Mick Schumacher steps up to FIA Formula 3 with Prema Adding an extremely valuable piece to the 2017 puzzle, the Italian squad is excited to announce that Mick Schumacher will return for another season, stepping up to the FIA F.3 European Championship after an impressive 2016 run.

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Dec 23

Season review part 4: Van Amersfoort Racing

The team’s spearhead, Callum Ilott, finished sixth in the championship while Hubert, the team’s best rookie, came third in the rookie ranking

Dutch team Van Amersfoort Racing started into the 2016 FIA Formula 3 European Championship season with Callum Ilott, Anthoine Hubert, Harrison Newey and Pedro Piquet and secured a total of three race wins. Read the rest of this entry »

Dec 23

Season review part 3: Motopark

At the end of the season, every driver of Motopark had at least secured two podiums

Motopark, a German team on the FIA Formula 3 European Championship grid, contested the 2016 season with three newcomers and one experienced driver and was very successful with this combination. Read the rest of this entry »

Dec 22

Drivex confirms Christian Hahn for 2017 F3 Open 

Brazil´s Hahn signs with Drivex for 2017 season

Drivex confirms Christian Hahn for 2017 F3 Open The squad led by Miguel Ángel de Castro and Pedro de la Rosa eyes title next year following 2nd place overall and rookies´ honors in his comeback into F.3 racing Read the rest of this entry »

Dec 22

Ben Hingeley joins Fortec Motorsports for 2017 BRDC British Formula 3 Championship

Fortec Motorsports Ltd is pleased to announce the signing of young racing ace Ben Hingeley for its 2017 BRDC British Formula 3 Championship campaign

Ben Hingeley joins Fortec Motorsports for 2017 BRDC British Formula 3 Championship Hingeley returns to the Daventry based squad following a solid outing in the 2016 British F3 Autumn Trophy and joins Danish driver, Nicolai Kjaergaard, who remains with #TeamFortec for a second consecutive season as he steps up from British F4.
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Dec 19

Nicolai Kjaergaard graduates to BRDC British F3 with Fortec Motorsports

Danish driver Nicolai Kjaergaard has signed with Fortec Motorsports for the 2017 BRDC Formula 3 Championship

Nicolai Kjaergaard graduates to BRDC British F3 with Fortec Motorsports Kjaergaard graduates from a successful rookie single-seater season in British F4 with the Fortec team in 2016. 17-year-old Kjaergaard tested the British F3 Tatuus-Cosworth at Snetterton in October and has now committed to the series for the season ahead.

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Dec 16

2017 FIA Formula 3 European Championship calendar finalised

The 10-round championship will see teams and drivers race in eight different countries

161216-fia-f3-european-championship-calendar-2017Following last month’s announcement of a provisional calendar for 2017, the FIA Formula 3 European Championship has now finalised all venues and dates for the upcoming season. Read the rest of this entry »

Dec 15

FIA Formula 3 European Championship news

The latest…

Ralf Aron signs HitechGP deal. Guan Yu Zhou to race for Prema Powerteam in 2017. Nikita Mazepin stays with HitechGP for 2017. David Beckmann joins Van Amersfoort Racing.

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Dec 15

Norris targets FIA Formula 3 European Championship title

Lando intent on making his mark with Carlin in maiden FIA Euro F3 season

Lando Norris Reigning Toyota Racing Series, Formula Renault Eurocup & Northern European Champion Lando Norris will contest the 2017 FIA Formula 3 European Championship with Carlin.

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