Formula 2

2017 FIA Formula 2 Round 10. Circuito de Jerez, Jerez, Spain. Saturday 7 October 2017. Charles Leclerc (MCO, PREMA Racing). Photo: Zak Mauger/FIA Formula 2. ref: Digital Image _56I6609
Fatima Ahmed - Jan 5, 2023

Since Formula 2’s inception in 2017, the series has produced six champions. Using statistical analysis, let’s determine how they rank. Following the rebranding of the GP2 series in 2016, Formula 2 was created the following year and organized by the FIA. Since the rebranding, Formula 2 has crowned six champions, most recently Felipe Drugovich. Let’s […]

Ayumu Iwasa - Formula 2 - Red Bull Junior Team
Fatima Ahmed - Dec 12, 2022

DAMS Racing announced earlier today that 2022 rookie Ayumu Iwasa will be retaining his seat. He’ll partner alongside rookie Arthur Leclerc. Japanese driver Ayumu Iwasa will be retaining his seat at DAMS after finishing fifth in the standings taking two wins and six podiums. With Iwasa’s announcement, DAMS have now completed their lineup for the […]

LE CASTELLET, FRANCE - JULY 24: Jack Doohan of Australia and Virtuosi Racing (3) and Ayumu Iwasa of Japan and DAMS (17) lead the field into turn one at the start during the Round 9:Le Castellet Feature race of the Formula 2 Championship at Circuit Paul Ricard on July 24, 2022 in Le Castellet, France. (Photo by Dan Mullan/Getty Images)
Fatima Ahmed - Dec 10, 2022

Following a successful season in Formula 3, drivers typically graduate to Formula 2. However, most tend to struggle with the transition. Formula 2 and Formula 3 are feeder series that help nurture young drivers in their pursuit to reach Formula 1. Drivers work their way through the junior ranks to gather enough Super Licence points […]

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Fatima Ahmed - Dec 9, 2022

Throughout the years many drivers who have participated in the Formula feeder series’ choose to race in IndyCar. Why is that? Formula One is known as the pinnacle of motorsport. Young drivers around the world begin their motorsport careers aiming for a seat in the series. With many feeder series’ linked to the F1/2/3 ladder, […]

SPA, BELGIUM - AUGUST 27: Liam Lawson (member of the Red Bull Junior Team) during the Round 11: Spa-Francorchamps Sprint race of the Formula 2 Championship at Circuit de Spa-Francorchamps on August 27, 2022 in Spa, Belgium. (Photo by Mark Thompson/Getty Images)
Fatima Ahmed - Dec 8, 2022

Since the inception of the program in 2001, the Red Bull Junior Team has developed a reputation for being ruthless. Let’s analyze. The Red Bull Junior Team is a development driver program that was created over 20 years ago. Based in Milton Keynes, UK its aim is to nurture and enhance the stars of tomorrow. […]

FIA Formula 2 Championship logo during the FIA Formula 3 Tests at Barcelona, Spain, April 10, 2019. (Photo by Xavier Bonilla/NurPhoto via Getty Images)
Fatima Ahmed - Dec 3, 2022

Bruno Michel, the CEO of Formula 2 and 3, wants to use elements of the current Formula 1 design to improve the safety for the 2024 car. The 2024 Formula 2 season will usher in the next generation of car for the series. While the series is naturally a step or two behind the current […]

Amaury Cordeel - Formula 2
Fatima Ahmed - Dec 2, 2022

Recently announced Virtuosi driver Amaury Cordeel may have to wait a bit longer for his debut after he was issued a six-month driving ban. Just this week Amaury Cordeel was announced as part of Virtuosi Racing’s lineup for the 2023 season alongside Jack Doohan. However, Cordeel may have to wait until May after receiving a […]

Chasing the Dream F2
Fatima Ahmed - Dec 1, 2022

With Netflix’s huge success in ‘Drive to Survive’, Formula 2 has its own behind-the-scenes look in ‘Chasing the Dream’. After Liberty Media took over Formula 1 in 2017, they came with the goal of expanding the fanbase, including in America. By 2019, F1 had partnered with Netflix to document a look at the life and […]

Jack Doohan, Alpine F1 Team, A522, portrait during the F1 Grand Prix of Mexico at Circuito Hermanos Rodriguez from October 27th to 30rd, 2022 in Ciudad de Mexico, Mexico.
Fatima Ahmed - Nov 30, 2022

Formula 2 team Virtuosi Racing have announced their drivers for the 2023 season in the form of Jack Doohan and Amaury Cordeel. Virtuosi Racing have announced that their 2022 driver, Jack Doohan will be retaining his seat for next season. Alongside him will be Amaury Cordeel who is making the switch from Vans Amersfoort Racing […]

Roy Nissany from Israel of DAMS, portrait during Day One of FIA Formula 2 Testing at Circuit de Barcelona - Catalunya on April 23, 2021 in Montmelo, Spain. (Photo by Xavier Bonilla/NurPhoto via Getty Images)
Fatima Ahmed - Nov 29, 2022

PHM Racing by Charouz has announced its lineup for the 2023 Formula 2 season, as they embark on their debut campaign. The newly formed PHM Racing by Charouz has announced their Formula 2 lineup with Roy Nissany and Brad Benavides being partnered. Nissany previously raced for DAMS in 2022, and will be running his fifth […]

PHM Racing - Joining F2 & F3 in 2023
Fatima Ahmed - Nov 28, 2022

Formula 2 and Formula 3 CEO, Bruno Michel, has announced that PHM Racing will be joining the series ahead of the 2023 season. German team PHM Racing will be taking over operations from Charouz Racing starting next year, following a year of financial struggles for Charouz. The new team will be identified as PHM Racing […]

Victor Martins - F2 Post-season Testing
Fatima Ahmed - Nov 25, 2022

The third and final day of F2 testing has arrived as drivers push themselves in their last attempt to prove they’re ready for next season. Heading into the third and final day of the Formula 2 post-season testing, each driver spent the day maximizing the potential in their car; hoping to impress the respective teams for […]

Frederick Vesti - PREMA - F2 Pre-season Testing
Fatima Ahmed - Nov 24, 2022

It was day two of post-season testing as drivers continued to set representative times in hopes of securing a seat next year. The second day of F2 testing began as drivers continued to learn the car, improve their setups, and set representative times to prove themselves worthy of a seat for the 2023 Formula 2 […]

F2 Testing Richard Verschoor (Credit: Formula 2 Twitter Account)
Fatima Ahmed - Nov 23, 2022

The 2023 F2 season has already started as drivers take to the track to participate in day 1 of the Formula 2 post-season test. Similar to the Formula 3 post-season testing earlier this year, the three days are split into morning and afternoon sessions – with each lasting three hours. Hauger heads the field with […]

ZANDVOORT, NETHERLANDS - SEPTEMBER 02: Kush Maini of India and MP Motorsport (12) drives on track during qualifying ahead of Round 8:Zandvoort of the Formula 3 Championship at Circuit Zandvoort on September 02, 2022 in Zandvoort, Netherlands. (Photo by Clive Mason/Getty Images)
Fatima Ahmed - Nov 23, 2022

Formula 3 rookie Kush Maini is the latest to graduate to Formula 2. He’ll be racing for Campos Racing for the 2023 Formula 2 season. Formula 3 rookie Kush Maini is joining a list of several Formula 3 drivers who are graduating to Formula 2 for the 2023 season. He is the third driver to […]

Theo Pourchaire - F2 Post-season testing
Fatima Ahmed - Nov 22, 2022

With the 2022 season finished, attention turns to 2023 as drivers participate in the three-day F2 post-season testing in Abu Dhabi. From November 23rd through the 25th several young drivers will be participating in 2022 Formula 2 post-season testing. The tests will take place at the Yas Marina circuit in Abu Dhabi, where the season […]

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AUSTIN, TEXAS - MARCH 26: AJ Allmendinger, driver of the #16 Nutrien Ag Solutions Chevrolet, celebrates in victory lane after winning the NASCAR Xfinity Series Pit Boss 250 at Circuit of The Americas on March 26, 2022 in Austin, Texas. (Photo by Logan Riely/Getty Images)
Ajanni Murrell - Nov 22, 2022

NASCAR Xfinity Series drivers are rolling into COTA for the first road course of the year. The latest viral star, Josh Williams, is suspended. After pulling off one of the crazier things you’ll see on a racetrack NASCAR told Josh Williams to stay at home for this weekend’s round at Circuit of The Americas. Williams […]

AUSTIN, TEXAS - MARCH 27: Ryan Blaney, driver of the #12 Menards/Richmond Water Heaters Ford, leads the field to the green flag to start the NASCAR Cup Series Echopark Automotive Grand Prix at Circuit of The Americas on March 27, 2022 in Austin, Texas. (Photo by Logan Riely/Getty Images)
Justin Russo - Nov 22, 2022

The NASCAR Cup Series visits COTA this weekend to mark the first road course race of the year with some big names getting in on the action. Just as the left turns began to feel normal again for the drivers in the NASCAR Cup Series in 2023, they’re off to Austin, Texas to take on […]

Jake Dennis, Avalanche Andretti Formula E, Porsche 99 X Electric Gen3
Olivia Carbone - Nov 22, 2022

Formula E comes back after nearly a month off and is ready to race in Sao Paulo, Brazil, for the first time. After Round 5, held in Cape Town three weeks ago, Formula E returns to race in yet another new location on the 2023 calendar: Brazil. The Sao Paulo E-Prix will be the home […]

HAMPTON, GEORGIA - MARCH 18: Christian Eckes, driver of the #19 NAPA AutoCare Chevrolet, leads the field during the NASCAR Craftsman Truck Series Fr8 208 at Atlanta Motor Speedway on March 18, 2023 in Hampton, Georgia. (Photo by Sean Gardner/Getty Images)
Hayden Murdock - Nov 22, 2022

Christian Eckes wins a caution-filled Atlanta race, Nick Sanchez almost wins, and Deegan gets her first finish of the season. Atlanta produced a caution-filled Craftsman Truck Series race with lots of storylines to discuss. Here are five takeaways from the weekend. 1 – MHR and Christian Eckes score their first win together At the end […]

F1 Predictions - Ferrari - Saudi Arabian GP - Jeddah
Arturo Aguirre - Nov 22, 2022

Will Verstappen & Red Bull continue their dominance in Jeddah? The LWOS staff have their say in the latest F1 predictions roundtable. The Jeddah Corniche Circuit will be the setting for this weekend’s Saudi Arabian Grand Prix. A fast-paced circuit that will keep the drivers on their toes as the fast corners quickly approach them. […]

LAS VEGAS, NEVADA - MARCH 03: Zane Smith, driver of the #38 Speedco Ford, leads the field during the NASCAR CRAFTSMAN Truck Series Victoria's Voice Foundation 200 at Las Vegas Motor Speedway on March 03, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Chris Graythen/Getty Images)
Hayden Murdock - Nov 22, 2022

After another week off, the Craftsman Truck Series rolls into Atlanta Motor Speedway for the FR8 208, the second running of the Truck Series on the newly reconfigured track. Corey Heim scored his first career win at the speedway last year, leading 22 laps. Heim, in a part-time season, scored two wins, six top-fives, and 10 […]

Formula E pre-season 2023 driver line up with cars on the grid.
Olivia Carbone - Nov 22, 2022

Formula E is the first all-electric international single-seater championship, a competition ruled by FIA and considered a world championship. This is a short guide to it. Formula E was introduced by the FIA in 2011, but the debut race didn’t take place until September 2014, in Beijing. The project of a new electric championship was […]

HAMPTON, GEORGIA - MARCH 20: William Byron, driver of the #24 Liberty University Chevrolet, takes the checkered flag to win the NASCAR Cup Series Folds of Honor QuikTrip 500 at Atlanta Motor Speedway on March 20, 2022 in Hampton, Georgia. (Photo by Mike Mulholland/Getty Images)
Justin Russo - Nov 22, 2022

Heavy penalties to several drivers and teams have shaken up the standings as the NASCAR Cup Series heads back east to Atlanta. Hendrick Motorsports have been on top of the NASCAR world for the last two weeks. In Las Vegas, they swept the top three positions, and last week in Phoenix William Byron won his […]