INDIA’S BEST RACING DRIVER

Tarun Reddy is a talented young Indian racing driver. Having grown up in Chennai, Tarun is now chasing his dream of Formula 1 alongside a Business degree at Warwick University.

The facts speak for themselves, he is the youngest ever Indian National Champion and the first Indian to step onto a British F3 podium since Narain Kartikeyan and Karun Chandhok (also 4 years younger than them).

The talent and commitment is there, now he just needs the opportunity…

Birthday

29th November , 1997

Nationality

Indian

Hometown

Chennai , India

Residence

Warwick , United Kingdom

Favorite Track

Madras , Chennai

Racing Hero

Fernando Alfonso

TARUN’S CAREER

2010 : Aged just 13, Tarun was one of 3 drivers to be selected for the Sahara Force India Academy ‘One in a Billion’ scheme
2011 : Competed in the British and European Karting Championships
2012 : Graduated to car racing, youngest ever Indian National Champion taking 11 wins from 14 races, with a pole position at every race
2014 – 2015 : Competed in the FIA MSA F4 Championship
2016 : Competing with British Champion team FortecMotorsport in British F3. First Indian to step onto a British F3 podium since Karun Chandhok or Narain Karthikeyan ( also 4 years younger )

European F3 Open 2017 Calendar

Estoril / Portugal :  29 April – 30 April

Spa / Belgium : 27 May – 28 May

Paul Ricard / United Kingdom : 10 June – 11 June

Hungaroring / Hungary : 1 July – 2 July

Silverstone / United Kingdom : 2 Sept – 3 Sept

Monza / Italty : 30 Sept – 1 Oct

Jerez / Spain : 7 Oct – 8 Oct

Catalunya / Spain : 28 Oct – 29 Oct

2018 : GP3 or FIA F3

The GP3 Championship supports all European F1 race weekends and not only puts the drivers on show in front of the full Formula 1 crowd, but also those who matter in the sport. Past champions include Valtteri Bottas (2011), Daniil Kvyat (2013) and Esteban Gutiérrez (2010) and Esteban Ocon (2015). GP3 is 8 race weekends across Europe and the Middle East and is televised LIVE worldwide.

FIA F3 carries more prestige in the world of motor racing, but the races are support races to various Championships across Europe. Past champions include Lewis Hamilton, Sebastian Vettel, Jenson Button and Nico Rosberg. FIA F3 is 10 race weekends across Europe and is televised LIVE worldwide.

2019 : Formula 2

Formula 2 has established itself as the final stepping stone to Formula 1, with lap times only 2-3 seconds slower per lap than F1. All races are support races on the same weekend as Formula 1,attracting huge crowds and putting a great show on. Past champions include Lewis Hamilton, Nico Rosberg,Manuel Maldonado, Jolyon Palmer, Romain Grosjean and Nico Hülkenberg. All races are televised LIVE worldwide.

 

From Monaco to Silverstone, Formula 2 is in action across Europe and the Middle East and the winner at this level really cements themselves towards Formula 1.

2021 : Formula 1

Formula 1 represents the pinnacle of motor sport and features the best drivers, in the fastest cars, racing at the best circuits around the world. Throughout its history, the series has produced some
of the most iconic champions of any sport with recent champions including Lewis Hamilton, Nico Rosberg,Sebastian Vettel, Kimi Räikkönen and Fernando Alonso.

 

In 2017, Formula 1 has 20 rounds around the globe and is televised LIVE worldwide.The target is for Tarun to graduate into Formula 1 in 2021 and join the list of great names to have raced in the series.