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Formula One: The Next Generation

By Mav | 19 Jul 2012 | No Comment | 2,145 views

Thanks to Michael for suggesting this idea: With Bruno Senna and Nico Rosberg currently gracing the Formula One grid, while Nelson Piquet Jr and Kazuki Nakajima presented recent examples, the sport is ripe with dynastic possibilities. So, the question was, could you have a grid of twenty four cars driven entirely by the sons, grandsons and nephews of former Formula One drivers? A couple of rules though: firstly only one driver per family (the Andretti family filling a few rows is far too easy) and secondly they must be actively racing (sorry Damon Hill, this isn’t for you.)
Williams F1/Glenn Dunbar/LAT Photographic
Viva F1
*Yet to race in 2012 but active in 2011

That’s our twenty four, can you think of any others?

Credit: Williams F1/Glenn Dunbar/LAT Photographic (Nico and Keke Rosberg)

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