Finding the next generation

F1 Academy Discover Your Drive is a global initiative aiming to promote and increase female participation in motorsport both on and off the track. With activities ranging from a grassroots level and community initiatives to professional programmes, our goal is to inspire girls and young women to explore a future in motorsport.

Our Three Pillars

A female fan in the crowd holding up a white banner that says we love F1 Academy in turquoise and pink
We’re building a global network of those with a passion for driving change in motorsport through events at our races and community outreach.
Two young girls in F1 Academy Discover Your Drive branded karts and overalls driving around a corner
Youth Engagement
We’re driven to showing the next generation of young women and girls that they can belong, be active and thrive in the sport they love.
2023 F1 Academy grid walking down the Circuit of the Americas pitlane towards the camera in a horizontal line
Talent Identification
We’re identifying talent and supporting them to progress by breaking down barriers in racing alongside facilitating professional opportunities off track.