With the W Series’ final stage of selection taking place in two weeks, it’s time to familiarise ourselves with the 28 finalists who have a shot at making the final grade. The chosen contenders will receive a fully-funded 2019 race programme in the W Series. In this second of three articles, I’ve researched the qualifiers […]Read More A look at the W Series qualifiers
With the test in Melk, Austria done and dusted, the W Series has confirmed that a total of 28 women will go forward to the next and final stage of the selection process. Those who are successful will receive a fully-funded drive in the inaugural year of the female-only motorsport series. In a three-part article, […]Read More Meet the W Series qualifiers
After a weekend of activities and tests, the all-new women-only W Series has announced the definitive list of names that will progress to the final round of the selection process. The 54 hopefuls from around the globe have been demonstrating their skills on and off the track in Melk, Austria over the weekend. Now, 28 […]Read More W Series announces short-list of 2019 hopefuls
Over the next week, I’m going to highlight some of the drivers pushing to make the finals of the W Series. To kick off the proceedings, I spoke to Canadian racer Taegen Poles to find out what inspired her to begin racing, and how she’s preparing for the all-important assessments in Austria. “Some of my […]Read More W Series Qualifier: Taegen Poles
Since the announcement of the new all-female racing programme, the W Series has been causing a bit of a stir. To get to grips with the concept, I’ve pieced together a guide to get you acquainted with one of motorsport’s most new and exciting adventures. What is it? The W Series will see 18-20 female […]Read More The W Series: The Basics
Why a career in motorsport? I’ve been asked the above question so many times in my life and, since starting university, it has become more and more frequent. While my friends are wanting to persue a career in photojournalism or presenting, I’m adamant that I’ll follow the path of writing and Tweeting about motorsport for […]Read More Why a career in motorsport?
German car giant Audi has unveiled its latest concept car, the all-electric e-tron Vision Gran Turismo, in an effort to reduce its carbon footprint. This becomes the latest attempt from a large company to do something about the environment, after Waitrose announced it would withdraw all disposable cups used for its free tea and coffee. […]Read More Audi all-electric concept car to try and change perceptions