Tag Archives: GP2

2012 Renault Drive – the Race is On

We don’t know yet how the team based in Enstone and currently named Lotus Renault GP Limited will be called next year. We really don’t know much about the team in fact. One thing is certain though, they have the … Continue reading

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Romain Grosjean to be a new Giorgio Pantano?

All winners of the F1 feeder series GP2 have gone on to become Formula One drivers the following year, with one exception. 2008 champion Giorgio Pantano, who spent his year as GP2 title holder driving for A.C. Milan in the … Continue reading

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Where are the Italian Formula One hopefuls?

In the history of Formula One, few nations have been as influential as the Italians. Imola, Monza, Ferrari, Alfa Romeo, Minardi, Maserati (but also Life, Forti), Ascari, Farina, Alboreto, Patrese, de Angelis, Bandini, even Fisichella and Trulli, all these are … Continue reading

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The Formula One Rookie Class of 2011

In different Formula One seasons, the new drivers, aka rookies, have historically performed with very diverging amounts of success. From the mass of hopefuly who disappeared from F1 after one season (or less) to the two rookies who made it … Continue reading

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Formula One Feeder Series – Feeder Champs Turn into Cannon Fodder

In another post, I looked at the various feeder series and their ranking on the way to Formula One. Here, I will take a closer look at the last step of the ladder, the series that have been considered the … Continue reading

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Formula One Feeder Series – It’s a Long Way to the Top

There are many ways to get into Formula One. There are also many variables influencing the way a young driver may take to reach the top, as well as the time it takes to go down that road. Such variables … Continue reading

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