The Weekly Debrief – What is Motorsport Prospects and why am I doing this?

Reading Time: 3 minutes Can Motorsport Prospects make a difference? Motorsport is a strange sport in a lot of ways. It is as much about hustling for sponsorship as it is winning races. It is a sport where the business of racing sometimes overwhelms the competition of racing. And it is extremely expensive to compete in let alone to … Read more

The Weekly Debrief – Young Driver Development News and more

Reading Time: 4 minutes The Scene in the UK This week is a bit of an “odds and sods” kind of article as I take a look at a number of goings on in the world of young drivers and developmental motorsport. In the UK’s Junior Saloon Car Championship, Will Dyrdal was crowned 2017 champion after being the most … Read more

Weekly Debrief – These are the 2017 Single-Seater Champions!

Reading Time: 4 minutes Formula 3 In the world of Formula 3, Lando Norris is the new FIA European F3 champion after an amazing run in 2017. With the support of the McLaren F1 team, look for him in F2 next year and F1 soon enough. In the European-wide EuroFormula Open Championship, Harrison Scott sealed his championship with 10 … Read more

The Weekly Debrief – Some Options for Driver Development Outside of Single-Seaters

Reading Time: 5 minutes For young drivers moving up from karts, it is almost accepted that the move to cars is to be in a single-seater series with dreams of moving up the development ladder to Formula 1 and Indycar. But single-seaters are not the only way a young driver can pursue a motorsport career as there are a … Read more

The Weekly Debrief – Changes on the Ladder to F1

Reading Time: 4 minutes Welcome to the very first edition of The Weekly Debrief, a regular series looking back at the week just past in driver development, junior racing series and general motorsport news that caught my eye. It will be published every Monday. Changes to the official path to F1 So the FIA finally let the cat out … Read more