“In my first ever race in Europe I got pole, fastest lap and the win. What else can you ask for?” – Juju Noda

Just days after announcing she would compete in Danish F4 in 2020, a lot of people referred back to an article calling Juju Noda the new Max Verstappen. Only 14, and already so fast. Noda did not let that faze her however. “I didn’t even know that people were saying such nice things about me. …

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“I can walk away with a smile on my face knowing that I came a long way and I am proud of what I have achieved.” – Toni Naudé

Karting superstar Toni Naudé was one of the twenty racing drivers chosen by their country’s motorsport federation to participate in the Girls On Track – Rising Stars programme that was set up by the FIA Women In Motorsport Commission. The programme was created to boost young female karters and give them the chance to make …

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New Challenges to Pick the Final Four – Girls On Track F4 Training Camp

📸 FIA After some intense karting training in the middle of October, the final eight Rising Stars participants returned to Paul Ricard for the next stage of the program, the F4 training camp, this week. Some of the girls, like Juju Noda and Doriane Pin, already had experience in F4 cars. For others, the single …

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A broken record, returning battle, and the worst F1 driver ever – Imola 2006

📸 F1Max For the fourth round of the 2006 F1 season, the F1 community went to Imola, a circuit home to exciting racing, but also great tragedy. After the horrible weekend in 1994, some revisions were made to the track to make it safer. After F1 had dropped Imola from its circuit after 2006, more …

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Meeting Idols and Making Progress – Girls On Track Three-Day Training Camp

📸 FIA WIM Just a day after the shootout ended, the twelve girls still in the running towards getting to do a full F4 season with the support of the Ferrari Driver Academy were up early again for the start of the three-day training camp at Paul Ricard. The training camp was full of karting, …

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The First Steps Towards Becoming an FDA Driver Have Been Taken – Girls On Track Shootout

📸 FIA WIM This Monday and Tuesday, the participants of the Girls On Track Rising Stars programme, created by the FIA Women in Motorsport Commission, met for the first time in Le Castellet at the Paul Ricard circuit. The shootout took place, which was the first step in deciding which girl will do a full …

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First Podium for Emily Linscott in Sebring

📸 Pippa Mann The final three races of the Lucas Oil School of Racing Formula Car Series were held on October 1st and 2nd  in Sebring on the full international course. For Emily Linscott, it was the strongest round of the year, finishing off the season exceptionally by scoring a podium finish. The last round …

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A Track We Will Not Get “Tyre-d” Of

📸 FIA The championship was well under way when the F1 circus moved itself to the Nürburgring for the German Grand Prix in the weekend of 6 and 7 July in 2013. Red Bull’s Sebastian Vettel was leading the standings with 132 points. Ferrari’s Fernando Alonso followed with 111 points, while Räikkönen, who was driving …

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