News Details

Wolff hopes to inspire more girls to get involved

Susie Wolff will be the first woman to take part in an official Formula 1 session this weekend since Lella Lombardi in 1976, when she gets behind the wheel of Valtteri Bottas's FW36 during practice. Whilst it's unlikely, at the age of 31, that she will progress much further in the sport, she says her main aim is to get more women involved. "If there are just a handful of little girls who are there on Friday and see me driving and suddenly realise they could do the same, that is the biggest positive to come out of it," said the Scottish driver. "It's not a man's world any more. It just needs to be shown that women can compete at that level and then you'll get more and more...
Full Story »
1y ago from TheF1Times.com 0
Share

You May Also Be Interested In...

Women close to F1 breakthrough - Wolff

Development driver Susie Wolff says Formula 1 is 'close' to the time when...
1y ago from BBC.co.uk

Wolff promises pit stop improvement

Sutton Images Enlarge Toto Wolff admits Mercedes may have been too...
2y ago from espnF1.com

No more mistakes - Wolff

Williams outqualified Mercedes in Austria Sutton Images Enlarge Mercedes...
1y ago from espnF1.com

Wolff: Silverstone looks easier, but...

Mercedes director Toto Wolff is refusing to get carried away with...
1y ago from Crash.net

Elsewhere On The Network

Popular On MGPToday.com

Rossi laments “stupid mistake” that cost Assen...

Valentino Rossi was left to lament his own “stupid mistake” after...
23h ago from Motorsport.com

Lorenzo: Points gap to Marquez could be "much...

Reigning MotoGP champion Jorge Lorenzo has said that, despite two bad...
7h ago from Motorsport.com

MotoGP: Lorenzo – ‘I considered stopping’

Jorge Lorenzo has admitted that he considered pulling into the puts...

MotoGP Assen: Sunday times and race results

All the results from the Dutch GP
1d ago from BikeSportNews.com

Popular On IndyCarToday.com

MILLER: A glorious throwback

There's not an over-abundance of joy in the IndyCar paddock nowadays and...
41m ago from Racer.com

Daly robbed by suspension failure

Dale Coyne Racing has confirmed that it was mechanical failure that...
2h ago from Motorsport.com

INDYCAR: Daly - 'It felt good' to run up front

There were no risky race strategies, multi-car pileups, rain or acts of...
41m ago from Racer.com

"What They're Saying" from KOHLER Grand Prix

Top 10 quotes from the Kohler Grand Prix Verizon IndyCar Series race on...
18h ago from Motorsport.com

Popular On TotalWRC.com

Certina reveals WRC Poland edition

Advertising Celebrating one of the oldest events in the calendar, the new...
3h ago from WRC.com

Latvala stars at Goodwood

Finn pilots Polo R up famous hillclimb
2h ago from WRC.com

Paddon targets Poland bounce back

Kiwi keen to put recent disappointment behind him
2d ago from WRC.com

Craig Breen and Stéphane Lefebvre to represent Abu...

Winners of Rally de Portugal with Kris Meeke and Paul Nagle, the Abu Dhabi...
2d ago from Motorsport.com

Popular On GunnersToday.com

Picture: Manchester United midfielder is modelling...

Olivier Giroud is a good looking chap. I’m not afraid to say it. As the...
6h ago from CaughtOffside.com

N Brazil says Arsenal after Gabigol

N Brazil have linked Arsenal with Santos forward, Gabriel Barbosa, known...
5h ago from News.ArseBlog.com

Arsenal take Granit Xhaka on whirlwind tour of...

Arsenal take Granit Xhaka on whirlwind tour of Emirates Stadium as new...
51m ago from DailyMail.co.uk

Cesc Fabregas is a leader for Spain... now he can...

Cesc Fabregas has always been a leader for Spain... now he needs to help...
5h ago from DailyMail.co.uk

Comments

Hottest News

'Never say never' about F1 return - Brawn

Ross Brawn insists he has had no high-profile job... Read More »
2h ago from F1i.com

Alonso must not repeat the mistakes of ‘15

Alonso says teams and driver can’t afford to... Read More »
1h ago from F1.co.uk

WATCH: Brawn GP returns!

Seven years after completing a sporting fairytale... Read More »
5h ago from SkySports.com

Recent News

2014 GPToday.com
GPToday.com is not responsible for the news headlines and associated descriptions and images it indexes, the content of externally linked sites or the comments & postings of its users.

This website is unofficial and is not associated in any way with the Formula One group of companies. F1, FORMULA ONE, FORMULA 1, FIA FORMULA ONE WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP, GRAND PRIX and related marks are trade marks of Formula One Licensing B.V.