Williams Components 1 duo George Russell and Nicholas Latifi as soon as once more act because the headline names collaborating in tonight’s Digital British Grand Prix, which will get underway at 6pm.
Russell had been scheduled to compete within the opening Digital Austrian GP occasion final weekend however needed to pull out on the final minute, although the Briton is again to contest the sequence he has already claimed 4 wins in for the Silverstone race, partnering his real-life Williams stablemate Latifi.
Crimson Bull reserve Alex Albon additionally returns alongside his 2021 DTM teammate and junior workforce member Liam Lawson, whereas Enzo Fittipaldi might be seeking to make it back-to-back wins after triumphing final out on the Crimson Bull Ring. He as soon as once more kinds an all-Brazilian line-up along with his older brother Pietro at Haas.
Representing Ferrari’s Driver Academy this weekend might be 2020 Components 2 runner-up Callum Ilott and 2019 Components 3 champion Robert Shwartzman, whereas it’s an all-Italian driver line-up for AlphaTauri with ex-F1 racer Vitantonio Liuzzi as soon as once more partnered by motorbike racer Luca Salvadori.
As normal, celeb visitors may also make up the grid, together with Actual Madrid and Belgium goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois and content material creator Jack ‘Pie Face’ McDermott, each of whom will race on behalf of Alfa Romeo. A full confirmed driver line-up may be discovered beneath.
In a change to the format for this 12 months’s Digital Grand Prix sequence, the Characteristic Race grid might be decided by a five-lap Dash Race that includes the workforce’s F1 Esports Professional Collection drivers. The groups are battling it out for a share of a $100,000 charity prize pot which they are going to donate to a explanation for their selecting.
All of the races might be streamed through the official Components 1 YouTube, Fb, and Twitch channels, in addition to Sky Sports activities in the UK.
The races happen throughout three consecutive weekends, with the primary occasion on the Crimson Bull Ring adopted up with rounds at Silverstone and Interlagos.
Full Digital Austrian British Grand Prix Characteristic Race line-up:
Crimson Bull: Alex Albon and Liam Lawson
McLaren: Jimmy Broadbent Ben ‘Tiametmarduk’ Daly
Alpine: ‘Squeezie’ and Theamusante
Ferrari: Callum Ilott and Robert Shwartzman
AlphaTauri: Vitantonio Liuzzi and Luca Salvadori
Alfa Romeo: Thibaut Courtois and Jack ‘Pie Face’ McDermott
Haas: Pietro and Enzo Fittipaldi
Williams: George Russell and Nicholas Latifi
Full Digital British Grand Prix Dash Race line-up:
Crimson Bull: Frede Rasmussen and Marcel Kiefer
McLaren: James Baldwin and Josh Idowu
Alpine: Nicolas Longuet and Fabrizio Donoso
Ferrari: David Tonizza and Brendon Leigh
AlphaTauri: Joni Tormala and Manuel Biancolilla
Alfa Romeo: Dani Bereznay and Thijmen Schutte
Haas: Cedric Thome and Samuel Libeert
Williams: Alvaro Carreton and Alessio di Capua