Sometimes, paying above the odds will get you extras that will take you beyond your rivals. It may not always be fair, but it rarely ever is. "It wasn't unusual for some additional one-upmanship to occur behind the scenes [in junior formulae]. Even though all drivers could pay the same amount of money to teams, … Continue reading “Notes: Paid Extras”
Category: Formula 3 Opinion and News
“The Joy and Realities of Crohn’s Disease, Amidst Thoughts for Jonny Edgar”
Become a Patron! When news broke that Red Bull junior driver Jonny Edgar was being forced to sacrifice his Formula 3 campaign with Trident due to his worsening Crohn’s disease, a very real pang of sympathy came across me. And I should know all about it. It’s been here with me for over thirty years. … Continue reading “The Joy and Realities of Crohn’s Disease, Amidst Thoughts for Jonny Edgar”
“The Art of Chaos”
There has been much mirth surrounding the subject of Formula Three since my last visit to the series on the streets of Pau last month. While accidents at this level are to be expected – this is a learning category after all – the level of chaos and destruction witnessed at Monza a few weeks ago unnerved even the hardest supporter of the category.
“Japanese F3: Moore goes East”
British racer Struan Moore is to move to All-Japan Formula 3 Championship this year with the KCMG team.
“Verstappen adds name to Zandvoort Masters”
FIA European Formula 3 rookie Max Verstappen has added his name to the list of drivers set to take part in this year’s Zandvoort Masters.
“Wells to test with Carlin ahead of Japanese F3 move”
Hong Kong-based racer Dan Wells is to make his F3 test debut with Carlin Motorsport this week ahead of an anticipated move to Japanese F3.
“2012 Formula 3 Grand Prix of Macau highlights”
Fresh from process of Sergio Perez – the director and editor, not the Formula One racing driver – is a brief highlights reel of this year’s Formula 3 Grand Prix of Macau.
“Thirty drivers lumber up for Macau adventure”
British Formula 3 teams have announced their driver line-ups for the 59th Macau Grand Prix.
“Daly takes tough penalty for Monaco GP3 clash”
Lotus racer Conor Daly found himself on the receiving end of a ten-place grid penalty for the opening GP3 race of the weekend at Valencia today.
“Sporting regulations and safety cars”
Please find within extracts from the Formula 3 Sporting and Technical Regulations, specifically article 2.16, with regards to actions behind the safety car.