Feature: Young drivers to watch in 2015

Feature: Young drivers to watch in 2015

With the dawn of spring comes the start of several junior formula series, where a litany of young drivers hope to overcome their contemporaries and catch the eye of Formula 1 teams. The Formula 3 campaign begins next week, GP2 and Formula Renault 3.5 commence before the month is out while GP3 gets going alongside May's Spanish Grand Prix. Here, GPUpdate.net profiles 10 of the most promising young drivers to watch. Read more…

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  1. Saturday 4 April 2015

  2. Feature: Young drivers to watch in 2015 09:36

    Feature: Young drivers to watch in 2015

    With the dawn of spring comes the start of several junior formula series, where a litany of young drivers hope to overcome their contemporaries and catch the…

    GP2
  3. Wednesday 1 April 2015

  4. Gasly gets Toro Rosso test chance 18:05

    Gasly gets Toro Rosso test chance

    Red Bull junior Pierre Gasly will drive for Toro Rosso at the post-Spanish Grand Prix test. Toro Rosso confirmed Gasly's outing via social media on Wednesday…

    F1
  5. Thursday 12 February 2015

  6. Stoneman, Ilott join Red Bull junior pool 09:42

    Stoneman, Ilott join Red Bull junior pool

    British drivers Dean Stoneman and Callum Ilott have joined Frenchman Pierre Gasly in the Red Bull Junior Team for the 2015 season. Stoneman, 24, will take on…

    F1
  7. Thursday 8 January 2015

  8. DAMS signs Gasly and Lynn for 2015 09:44

    DAMS signs Gasly and Lynn for 2015

    Reigning GP2 Champions DAMS has confirmed that Red Bull junior drivers Pierre Gasly and Alex Lynn will race for the team this year. Gasly, 18, finished as…

    GP2
  9. Thursday 27 November 2014

  10. Toro Rosso to name second driver on Monday 10:13

    Toro Rosso to name second driver on Monday

    The driver joining Max Verstappen at Toro Rosso for the 2015 season will be revealed on Monday, Red Bull advisor Helmut Marko has confirmed. Verstappen was…

    F1
  11. Saturday 1 November 2014

  12. Tost: Nothing decided on vacant Toro Rosso seat 11:23

    Tost: Nothing decided on vacant Toro Rosso seat

    Toro Rosso Team Principal Franz Tost says the identity of Max Verstappen's team-mate in 2015 will not be confirmed until after the final round of the year in…

    F1
  13. Wednesday 22 October 2014

  14. Background: The Toro Rosso candidates 15:57

    Background: The Toro Rosso candidates

    New Toro Rosso recruit Max Verstappen will become the youngest driver in F1 history when he takes to the grid aged 17 next year. But who is likely to partner…

    F1
  15. Saturday 11 October 2014

  16. Vergne still an option for Toro Rosso 03:08

    Vergne still an option for Toro Rosso

    Toro Rosso boss Franz Tost says retaining Jean-Éric Vergne for the 2015 season is still an option. It was announced in August that Max Verstappen would be…

    F1
  17. Monday 8 September 2014

  18. Gasly hit with five-place grid drop for Sochi 14:14

    Gasly hit with five-place grid drop for Sochi

    Pierre Gasly has been given a five-place grid penalty for the upcoming GP2 round in Sochi, after the stewards deemed that he caused a collision with Artem…

    GP2
  19. Tuesday 2 September 2014

  20. Red Bull's Gasly joins Caterham GP2 team 15:16

    Red Bull's Gasly joins Caterham GP2 team

    Red Bull junior Pierre Gasly will contest the final three GP2 rounds of 2014 with Caterham Racing. The 18-year-old Frenchman, who stepped up to the Formula…

    GP2
  21. Sunday 29 June 2014

  22. Merhi eases to first FR3.5 win in Moscow 12:23

    Merhi eases to first FR3.5 win in Moscow

    Roberto Merhi claimed his first Formula Renault 3.5 Series victory after leading from start to finish in the second race at the Moscow Raceway. Merhi started…

    FR 3.5
  23. Saturday 28 June 2014

  24. Sirotkin claims maiden FR3.5 win in Russia 12:22

    Sirotkin claims maiden FR3.5 win in Russia

    Sauber youngster Sergey Sirotkin claimed his maiden Formula Renault 3.5 Series win at his home round in Moscow on a disastrous day for the three main title…

    FR 3.5
  25. Saturday 31 May 2014

  26. Sainz Jr crushes opposition to win at Spa 15:21

    Sainz Jr crushes opposition to win at Spa

    Carlos Sainz Jr led a Red Bull junior 1-2 as he stormed away from rookie Pierre Gasly to secure a dominant victory in the first race of the Formula Renault 3.5…

    FR 3.5
  27. Saturday 26 April 2014

  28. Sainz Jr cruises to second successive win 14:23

    Sainz Jr cruises to second successive win

    Red Bull young driver Carlos Sainz Jr romped to his second successive Formula Renault 3.5 victory after leading from lights to flag at Motorland Aragón in…

    FR 3.5
  29. Wednesday 18 December 2013

  30. Sainz Jr steps into Magnussen's FR3.5 seat 15:10

    Sainz Jr steps into Magnussen's FR3.5 seat

    Red Bull Junior Team member Carlos Sainz Jr will compete in the World Series by Renault in 2014, having signed to join the current champions DAMS. Sainz Jr…

    FR 3.5
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