The world of motorsport is made up of a plethora of different racing series, with different cars and different racetracks. However, for many people, their career starts the same way: in karting. From here the sport can take drivers in many directions, whether that be into single seater formula cars, rally cars, touring cars, or […]Read More Jessica Bäckman: “This year is so far over my expectations”
The Brazilian Grand Prix saw a rare site on the podium after the race, however, I’m not referring to the incredible performances of Pierre Gasly and Carlos Sainz. With Red Bull’s Max Verstappen taking victory, the team sent up a representative to receive the constructors’ trophy. After making a crucial decision during the race, Senior […]Read More Meet the women making the strategic decisions in Formula One
As a pitlane reporter for FIA Formula 2, co-host of the ‘F2: The Road to F1’ podcast, reporter for F1’s live team, and working with Mercedes AMG Petronas F1 team, a race weekend for Rosanna Tennant is never dull. From interviewing the sport’s biggest stars to some of the world’s most famous celebrities, Rosanna must […]Read More Rosanna Tennant: “I hope that by working with young girls I will give them confidence to believe in themselves”
As a Mechanical Engineering graduate, Sabré Cook has a great knowledge of the detail and technology used in racing cars, however she is not only an engineer, but has a very successful racing career too. I spoke to her in October ahead of competing in the final of the Infiniti Engineering Academy, racing in the […]Read More Sabré Cook: “To be a great driver, it takes a lot more than being fast”
In October 2018, motorsport initiative Dare to be Different offered Community Members the chance to have a driver development coaching session at the prestigious Milbrook Proving Ground. Courtesy of CAT Driver Training, the UK’s foremost provider of driver training courses, the competition allowed 1 lucky winner to have a bespoke one-to-one half-day driving course. Racers […]Read More Jen Marr: Dare to be Different’s latest success story
Over the last few weeks, W series has announced its longlist of the 60 drivers who will battle it out later this month to try and secure one of the 18 places on the inaugural grid in May 2019. Within those 60 racers there are over 25 countries represented, and the UK is no exception. […]Read More W Series Qualifiers: The Brits hoping to make the final grid.
The motorsport industry, as with other sports, is known for being male-dominated. However, with women working in the majority of areas, it’s important that these inspiring people are showcased to allow young girls to aspire to work there. A part of the industry where we do see such women is in the media. Natalie Pinkham […]Read More Natalie Pinkham: “I want a world where my little girl knows she has all the same opportunities as her big brother”