13-year-old Ella Stevens has spent much of her life involved in motorsport. With two championship titles under her belt, she has now been selected as one of 20 young female drivers who will take part in a brand-new initiative launched by the FIA Women in Motorsport Commission and the Ferrari Driver Academy, the Girls on […]Read More Ella Stevens: “I’m looking forward to getting back behind the wheel”
15-year-old Jessica Edgar was born into a family who have been involved in motorsport for over 50 years, with her having been racing since she was just four years old. After being crowned champion in her debut season in the CKRC championship, her confidence is growing year on year. She has also represented the UK […]Read More Jessica Edgar: “This sport runs through my veins”
There are many roles behind the scenes in elite sport that are vital to overall performance. In the world of motorsport, it is not only the drivers that must be at the top of their game, with team members such as those in the pit crew also playing a crucial role. Working with Haas F1 […]Read More Faith Atack-Martin: “prevention is always better than cure”
For many 16-year-olds, working in another country and devoting their life to racing may be daunting, but for SMP Racing junior driver Irina Sidorkova, that is just what she has done. Having raced in multiple series previously, this year sees her compete in the Spanish Formula 4 Championship for the first time. I spoke to […]Read More Irina Sidorkova: “I have a unique opportunity to gain a lot of experience”
After a successful first season in the brand-new W Series, it seemed only right to catch-up with Sabré Cook who I’ve previously interviewed twice. Having secured her place in the top 12 in the championship standings, she has guaranteed herself racing in the series next year. However, it all came down to the last race […]Read More Sabré Cook: “I learned so much from the whole experience and can come back stronger next year”
With the curtain having fallen on the first season of W Series, we now look to next year. 12 places on the grid have already been filled with those in the top 12 in this year’s drivers’ standings automatically qualifying for 2020. With the selection process taking place later this month to whittle down the […]Read More Fabienne Wohlwend: “dedication and hard work is key to success”
Vittoria ‘Vicky’ Piria was one of 20 drivers to compete in the inaugural season of the ground-breaking new championship: W Series. After 6 races contributing to the championship standings, and a non-championship race, Vicky finished 9th meaning she automatically qualifies for next season. I spoke to her about how she discovered her love of the […]Read More Vicky Piria: W Series is “completely revolutionary”
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”
Australia’s love of motorsport is clear to see with the Australian F1 Grand Prix always having a large turnout. Despite there being relatively few racing series in the country compared with others nations, there are still many drivers from ‘down under’ hoping to make it big on the international stage. With Europe being considered the […]Read More W Series Qualifiers: Who are the Australians hoping to make the final 18?
With the selection process for the inaugural W Series fast approaching, 60 qualifiers will have to be whittled down to only 18. Spain and France are countries that are well represented at the highest level of motorsport and have been for some time, so who are the drivers hoping to continue this representation onto the […]Read More W Series Qualifiers: Who are the French and Spanish drivers hoping to make the cut?