Tag Archive: Formula 2

Dec 04

Charles Leclerc joins Sauber F1 for 2018

Formula 2 champion signs to race in F1

Charles Leclerc joins Sauber F1 for 2018The Sauber F1 Team spent the day at the Museo Storico Alfa Romeo, where the Italian car manufacturer officially celebrated their return to Formula One, after more than 30 years of absence from the sport.

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Dec 02

Alfa Romeo Sauber reveals 2018 livery concept

Alfa Romeo is owned by the FCA Group and is sister brand to Ferrari

Alfa Romeo Sauber, F1,

The rebranded Alfa Romeo Sauber F1 team has teased its potential 2018 car colours with a livery concept during the team’s presentation in Milan. Read the rest of this entry »

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Nov 27

Nyck De Vries completes Prema Theodore Racing’s line up for the 2018 FIA Formula 2 Championship

Prema Racing completes 2018 FIA F2 line up with Nyck De Vries

Nyck De Vries completes Prema Theodore Racing’s line up for the 2018 FIA Formula 2 ChampionshipPrema is proud to announce the completion of the team’s line-up for the 2018 FIA Formula 2 Championship with the addition of talented Dutch racer Nyck de Vries.

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Nov 27

Boschung to test for two F2 teams in Abu Dhabi

The 20-year-old will join Arden International and MP Motorsport for the end-of-season test at the Yas Marina Circuit

Swiss driver Ralph Boschung will return to the FIA Formula 2 Championship paddock, participating in the official post-season test for two teams in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates (30 November – 2 December). Read the rest of this entry »

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Nov 21

“I’ll definitely miss Formula 2” – Charles Leclerc

Our champion discusses the season in The Big Interview

Charles Leclerc: “I’ll definitely miss Formula 2” Hang around Charles Leclerc for long enough and you’ll start to notice that he’s not quite like other people. Don’t read this as a pejorative, because it’s not: quick with a smile in any conversation with friends and his team, he has the ability to quickly find enough common ground with someone to put them at ease and cut through any reserve, which is uncommon enough in someone as young as the Monegasque driver.

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Nov 20

Sean Gelael joins Prema Racing for the 2018 FIA Formula 2 Championship

Prema is delighted to announce that Sean Gelael will drive for the team in the 2018 FIA Formula 2 Championship

Sean Gelael joins Prema Racing for the 2018 FIA Formula 2 Championship 1A 21-year-old from Jakarta, Indonesia, Gelael is an experienced driver, having started his single-seater career back in 2012. After lining-up for the Formula Abarth and Formula Pilota China Championships, he moved to Formula 3 competition in 2013 and then made a further step in 2015, joining the Formula Renault 3.5 championship and later the GP2 Series.  Read the rest of this entry »

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Nov 13

McLaren reserve driver Lando Norris to join Campos Racing for F2 season finale

Briton Norris was recently crowned FIA European F3 champion and is set to make his Formula 2 debut in Abu Dhabi

McLaren reserve driver Lando Norris to join Campos Racing for F2 season finaleMcLaren Formula 1 protégé Lando Norris will contest the final round of this year’s FIA Formula 2 championship with Campos Racing.

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Nov 09

F2: Vote for the Dallara Award for Best Helmet

The nominations are now open

Vote for the Dallara Award for Best Helmet

The nominations for the Dallara Award for the Best Helmet in the FIA Formula 2 Championship are now open! The prestigious award is voted on by the fans, which means you can help your favourite driver win!

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Nov 06

FIA Formula 2 Championship 2018 season calendar unveiled

New season comprises twelve support events of Formula One World Championship

FIA Formula 2 Championship 2018 season calendar unveiledThe 2018 FIA Formula 2 Championship calendar was confirmed today. For next season, it will consist of twelve rounds in total, all support events of the Formula One World Championship.

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Nov 03

Boschung and Campos Racing agree to go separate ways

Boschung and the Spanish team decide to terminate their contract with one round remaining

Ralph BoschungRalph Boschung and the Campos Racing team have agreed to go their separate ways ahead of this month’s FIA Formula 2 Championship season finale in Abu Dhabi. Read the rest of this entry »

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Oct 07

Charles Leclerc: Thoughts of a Champion

The first FIA Formula 2 champion discusses his season

F2 - Charles Leclerc, PREMA Racing Charles Leclerc – FIA Formula 2 Champion. How does that sound?
It feels amazing! We’ve had a great season overall, and on the performance side we have always been very, very quick, and the only low on the performance side was the qualy in Monza and that was my fault because I wasn’t good enough in that session.

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Oct 07

Charles Leclerc crowned 2017 FIA Formula 2 Champion

“I’m absolutely over the moon for winning the championship here in Jerez one round early”

Charles Leclerc crowned 2017 FIA Formula 2 ChampionAs usual Charles Leclerc topped free practice on Friday morning before claiming a sensational 8th pole of the season later in the afternoon.

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Oct 03

Prensa Campos Racing: Álex Palou replaces Robert Visoiu in Jerez and Abu Dhab

The Circuito de Jerez is set to host the penultimate round of the FIA Formula 2

24 Palou_10Palou will already join the Spain-based team at FIA Formula 2’s second to last event to be held at the Circuito de Jerez next weekend. Read the rest of this entry »

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Aug 31

F2 2018 unveiled in Monza (+photos)

New generation car revealed to international media in Italy

F2 2018 unveiled in Monza_3The FIA Formula 2 Championship unveiled the F2 2018 to the international media in Monza today. The new car, which will be raced in the 2018, 2019 and 2020 seasons, was revealed in the Formula 1 paddock ahead of the 9th Round of the 2017 F2 season. Read the rest of this entry »

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Aug 31

Herbie Blash: My greatest memory in F1

With over 700 Formula 1 races to pick from, Herbie Blash reveals what became his greatest day in the sport

2016-06-12_0198The former F1 deputy race director stepped down from the post at the end of the 2016 season to end a career in the sport which spanned five decades. Having started as a mechanic for the RRC Walker Racing Team during 1965, Blash quickly climbed the ranks to become Graham Hill’s race mechanic at Lotus three years later. Read the rest of this entry »

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Aug 30

FIA Formula 2 Championship Monza, Italy preview (updated)

FIA Formula 2 Round 9 preview
2017 Round 9 preview: Monza, ItalyThe teams arrived at one of the most legendary circuits in the world, the Autodromo Nazionale Monza, for Round 9 of the FIA Formula 2 Championship just days after another tough fight at the Circuit de Spa-Francorchamps for possibly the toughest back to back challenge in motorsport.

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Jul 31

Santino Ferrucci ready for second test with Haas F1 Team

American Driver Will Wheel Haas VF-17 Aug. 1-2 at Hungaroring

2017-07-31 - Santino Ferrucci ready for second test with Haas F1 TeamAmerican racer Santino Ferrucci will get his second stint in a Formula One car when he tests for Haas F1 Team Aug. 1-2 at the Hungaroring in Budapest, Hungary.

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Jul 29

Sauber explains why it ditched Honda for Ferrari

“We had the opportunity to discuss with Ferrari to get the new-spec engine “

2017-06-09-14-17-28_1599New Sauber boss Frederic Vasseur has explained the reasons behind the team’s decision to scrap its partnership with Honda before it had even begun.  Read the rest of this entry »

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Jul 27

Seven FIA Formula 2 drivers to join F1 Test

More than a third of the grid to test in Budapest after Round 7

Seven FIA Formula 2 drivers to join F1 testSeven FIA Formula 2 drivers have been announced to join the upcoming Formula 1 test, which is set to follow this weekend’s races at the Hungaroring in Budapest on 1-2 August, with drivers sharing responsibilities with a variety of F1 drivers for the 2 day test.

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Jul 04

Vettel escapes serious punishment for Hamilton clash – FULL VERDICT

Vettel was present at the meeting along with his Ferrari team principal Maurizio Arrivabene

2017-06-11_0680Sebastian Vettel will not face any further punishment for his part in the controversial coming together with Lewis Hamilton under safety car conditions during the Azerbaijan Grand Prix.  Read the rest of this entry »

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