Latest News
Full
Compact

  1. Friday 29 December 2017

  2. Overview: Leading junior drivers in 2017 12:56

    Overview: Leading junior drivers in 2017

    Several young drivers, many of them affiliated with Formula 1 teams, starred in 2017. GPUpdate.net takes a look at those who thrived in Formula 2, Formula 3…

    F2
  3. Sunday 17 December 2017

  4. Russell: F2 priority over any FP1 outings 11:24

    Russell: F2 priority over any FP1 outings

    Mercedes-backed George Russell says that his planned duties in Formula 2 will take priority over any potential Formula 1 practice runs in 2018. Russell…

    F1
  5. Thursday 14 December 2017

  6. Video: Mercedes' Follow the Star - Day 14 10:14

    Video: Mercedes' Follow the Star - Day 14

    Mercedes continues its countdown to Christmas by reflecting on George Russell's first public Formula 1 test with the team, as he sampled the W08 across two days…

    F1
  7. Wednesday 29 November 2017

  8. Russell, Norris headline post-season F2 test 12:20

    Russell, Norris headline post-season F2 test

    GP3 and Formula 3 champions George Russell and Lando Norris are among youngsters who will be in action during Thursday's first day of post-season FIA Formula 2…

    F2
  9. Friday 24 November 2017

  10. Russell nets GP3 pole to ensure ART sweep 11:49

    Russell nets GP3 pole to ensure ART sweep

    GP3 Champion George Russell claimed pole position for the final round of the campaign with a superb late effort in hot and sunny conditions at the Yas Marina…

    GP3
  11. Friday 10 November 2017

  12. Russell hails 'huge step' after FP1 debut 19:53

    Russell hails 'huge step' after FP1 debut

    George Russell hailed a "huge step up" as he made his Formula 1 weekend debut during practice for the Brazilian Grand Prix at Interlagos on Friday. Russell…

    F1
  13. Tuesday 7 November 2017

  14. Russell gets FP1 outings with Force India 15:40

    Russell gets FP1 outings with Force India

    Mercedes-backed GP3 Series champion George Russell will conduct Formula 1 practice runs with Force India at the Brazilian and Abu Dhabi Grands Prix. British…

    F1
  15. Sunday 8 October 2017

  16. Russell clinches GP3 title, Lorandi wins race 10:39

    Russell clinches GP3 title, Lorandi wins race

    Mercedes-backed George Russell clinched the GP3 title with a round to spare after taking fifth position in the second race of the weekend at Jerez. Russell…

    GP3
  17. Saturday 7 October 2017

  18. Fukuzumi wins, Russell overhauls Aitken 10:46

    Fukuzumi wins, Russell overhauls Aitken

    ART's Nirei Fukuzumi converted pole position into his second victory of the campaign during a largely processional GP3 Feature Race at the Circuito de…

    GP3
  19. Sunday 3 September 2017

  20. Russell beats ART team-mates for Monza win 08:47

    Russell beats ART team-mates for Monza win

    George Russell prevailed in a thrilling scrap with ART team-mates Jack Aitken and Anthoine Hubert as the trio escaped the madness behind during GP3's sole race…

    GP3
  21. Saturday 26 August 2017

  22. Russell leads ART 1-2-3 in Spa Feature Race 17:41

    Russell leads ART 1-2-3 in Spa Feature Race

    George Russell converted pole position into Feature Race victory at Spa-Francorchamps by beating ART team-mates Jack Aitkin and Nirei Fukuzumi. Russell was…

    GP3
  23. Friday 25 August 2017

  24. Russell dominates wet GP3 session for pole 16:58

    Russell dominates wet GP3 session for pole

    Mercedes junior George Russell extended his title advantage in GP3 as he dominated a wet qualifying session at Spa-Francorchamps. Russell put in a sequence…

    GP3
  25. Thursday 10 August 2017

  26. 05:22

    Video: Road to F1 with Russell (Ep. 3/3)

    F1
  27. Wednesday 9 August 2017

  28. 05:50

    Video: Road to F1 with Russell (Ep. 2/3)

    F1
  29. Sunday 6 August 2017

  30. 06:36

    Video: Road to F1 with Russell - Part 1/3

    F1
  31. Saturday 5 August 2017

  32. Feature: A glimpse of F1's bright future 11:02

    Feature: A glimpse of F1's bright future

    Formula 1 has been blessed with several talented newcomers in recent years and the conveyer belt keeps on moving, as demonstrated by the rising stars on show at…

    F1
  33. Thursday 3 August 2017

  34. Russell 'saw more' with halo at end of day 08:36

    Russell 'saw more' with halo at end of day

    Mercedes junior George Russell says he "saw more than usual" with the halo fitted to his car as the final day of in-season testing at the Hungaroring drew to a…

    F1
  35. Tuesday 1 August 2017

  36. Russell encouraged by margin to Bottas 18:55

    Russell encouraged by margin to Bottas

    Mercedes junior George Russell was left feeling encouraged by his relatively small deficit to Valtteri Bottas on the first day of the Hungaroring in-season…

    F1
  37. Saturday 29 July 2017

  38. Aitken leads ART 1-2-3, disaster for Russell 17:22

    Aitken leads ART 1-2-3, disaster for Russell

    Jack Aitken led an ART 1-2-3 at the Hungaroring to carve into George Russell's title advantage, after the Mercedes junior retired on the formation…

    GP3
  39. Friday 21 July 2017

  40. Russell: Mercedes 'secondary' in 2017 10:12

    Russell: Mercedes 'secondary' in 2017

    George Russell says his role with Mercedes is "secondary" in 2017 as he focuses on winning the GP3 championship, which he comfortably leads after three…

    F1
  41. Saturday 15 July 2017

  42. Russell overhauls Hubert for home win 17:19

    Russell overhauls Hubert for home win

    Mercedes-backed driver George Russell delivered his second GP3 win of the season as he overhauled fast-starting ART team-mate Anthoine Hubert at…

    GP3
  43. Friday 14 July 2017

  44. Russell takes GP3 title lead with home pole 16:42

    Russell takes GP3 title lead with home pole

    Mercedes protégé George Russell recaptured the lead of the GP3 championship at Silverstone as he took his second straight pole position. Russell moved the…

    GP3
  45. Saturday 8 July 2017

  46. Russell wins as ART takes 1-2-3-4 in Austria 17:02

    Russell wins as ART takes 1-2-3-4 in Austria

    Mercedes protégé George Russell claimed his maiden win in GP3 as ART dominated with a 1-2-3-4 finish in Austria. Russell led away from pole position and…

    GP3
  47. Russell grabs pole in tight GP3 session 09:01

    Russell grabs pole in tight GP3 session

    Mercedes-backed ART driver George Russell claimed his maiden GP3 pole position during a closely-contested qualifying session at the Red Bull Ring. Russell…

    GP3
  48. Saturday 24 June 2017

  49. Mercedes' Russell given Hungary test 10:43

    Mercedes' Russell given Hungary test

    Mercedes protégé George Russell will carry out in-season testing for the manufacturer in Hungary. Russell joined Mercedes' young driver programme for 2017…

    F1
  50. Monday 3 April 2017

  51. Russell, Latifi run for Mercedes in Portugal 10:13

    Russell, Latifi run for Mercedes in Portugal

    GP3's George Russell and Formula 2's Nicholas Latifi have been gaining additional Formula 1 mileage with Mercedes in Portugal, the team has confirmed to…

    F1
  52. Saturday 18 March 2017

  53. 05:38

    Video of the Day: Training for Formula 1

    F1
  54. Saturday 4 February 2017

  55. Overview: Main driver moves for 2017 09:32

    Overview: Main driver moves for 2017

    Several drivers and riders have swapped teams across leading motorsport categories in 2017. GPUpdate.net takes a look at some of the biggest moves that have…

    F1
  56. Thursday 19 January 2017

  57. Mercedes signs Russell to junior scheme 12:17

    Mercedes signs Russell to junior scheme

    Rising British star George Russell has joined Mercedes' young driver programme, and will graduate to the GP3 Series with ART Grand Prix this year. Russell…

    F1
  58. Friday 18 November 2016

  59. 11:02

    Video: Russell talks qualification race pole

    F3
  60. Russell on pole for Macau qualification race 09:36

    Russell on pole for Macau qualification race

    Macau Grand Prix debutant George Russell snatched pole position for the qualification race in a thrilling session at the Guia Circuit. Hitech racer Russell…

    F3
  61. Tuesday 5 January 2016

  62. 05:12

    Video of the Day: Russell's prize McLaren test

    F1
  63. Sunday 12 April 2015

  64. Giovinazzi leads as trio split Silverstone wins 12:16

    Giovinazzi leads as trio split Silverstone wins

    Carlin driver Antonio Giovinazzi left Silverstone at the head of the European Formula 3 championship as he secured three podium positions as three different…

    F3
  65. Saturday 4 April 2015

  66. 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…

    F2
  67. Monday 8 December 2014

  68. Russell wins prize McLaren F1 test 08:10

    Russell wins prize McLaren F1 test

    George Russell will receive a Formula 1 test with McLaren after winning the prestigious McLaren Autosport BRDC award during a ceremony in London. Russell…

    F1
more news