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Holbrook selected, W Series announces its driver line-up

April 1, 2019

After four days of on-track action, during which the 28 drivers vying for a place on the W Series grid completed 3,000 laps of the Circuito de Almeria, the final line-up has been announced. Eighteen women representing 13 nationalities will be making history by racing in the first ever all-female single-seater racing series; four more… Read More

Shea Holbrook made final cut for inaugural season of W Series

April 1, 2019

American racer Shea Holbrook will be racing in the W Series, as the 18-driver field was announced Thursday in Spain. Holbrook survived a grueling four-day on-track test used to trim the field of hopefuls from 28 to the final field of 18 that will compete for the championship of the open-wheel series. Drivers completed 3,000… Read More

3 Lessons From a Race Car Driver: How to Prepare When There’s No Time to Practice

January 31, 2019

Race car drivers don’t get much time to train the way other professional athletes do. Expenses such as track rental and entry fees, paying team members to help, and hospitality logistics make it tough. Often, we don’t practice until the actual race weekend, when you’re lucky if you get to participate in a handful of… Read More

W Series names Holbrook one of 28 drivers going on to the next stage for F3 single-seater series

January 31, 2019

Twenty-eight drivers were given the very good news today that they had been chosen to go through to the next stage of the selection process of W Series, the all-new single-seater racing series for female drivers only. Not surprisingly there were smiles and tears, but in a stirring speech here at the Wachauring in Melk,… Read More

Shea Holbrook in Wall Street Journal Documentary, The 184MPH Woman

January 14, 2019

Denise Mueller-Korenek shattered the previous land-speed record for the fastest human on a bicycle on earth pacing behind professional race car driver, Shea Holbrook. This 20-minute documentary captures the true story of what it took to go after the record, teamwork, believing your in goals and persevering through anything and everything. Watch and enjoy the… Read More