Lando Norris: Better on a kart than a bike / Formula 1

On his approach to karting, McLaren star Lando Norris appears to be like again initially of his profession and says he was initially on two wheels, however an accident modified every part.


After 4 years in Formula 1 with McLaren, Lando Norris this 12 months takes up the position of skilled driver for the normal group from Great Britain. The 23-year-old Englishman is in his fifth season within the Papaya race with Oscar Piastri.

As proven within the group’s newest YouTube video, the duo has already had a struggle on the monitor. It reveals Norris hitting the kart monitor with efficiency engineer Jose Manuel Lopez, chief technique officer Randy Singh and technique analyst Chris Lark. Piastri may also be part of the quartet, however he won’t be able to stop the veteran from successful.

Along the way in which, Norris explains that he was six or seven years outdated when he began karting. Before that, nevertheless, the Briton picked up pace on the bike. “Now kids are engaged in karting from the age of three or 4. I used to experience a bicycle. But then I had a horrible accident and stopped for a whereas.”

After the break, final 12 months’s world championship seventh placer found his love for karting: “Then we noticed a karting race and I needed to strive it. After I did that, I preferred it extra than sitting on a motocross bike.” Despite the truth that he did not minimize a good determine from the beginning, he admits when requested: “I wasn’t unhealthy at first, however I wasn’t good both. In the primary 4 years, I solely received one race.”

Formula 1 2023

February 3: Red Bull Racing in New York
February 06: Williams Online (dwell solely)
February 7: Alfa Romeo Racing in Zurich
February 11: AlphaTauri in New York (Live Only)
February 13: McLaren at Woking
February 13: Aston Martin at Silverstone
February 14: Ferrari at Maranello
February 15: Mercedes at Silverstone
February 16: Alpine in London

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February 23-25: Bahrain International Circuit

Formula 1 World Championship calendar
05.03. Bahrain GP, ​​Bahrain International Circuit, Sahir
19.03 Saudi Arabian GP, ​​Jeddah Corniche Circuit, Jeddah
02.04. Australian GP, ​​Albert Park Circuit, Melbourne
04/30 Azerbaijan GP, ​​Baku City Circle, Baku*
07.05. Miami GP, Miami International Speedway, Miami
21.05 Emilia Romagna GP, Autodromo Enzo and Dino Ferrari, Imola
28.05 Monaco GP, Circuit de Monaco, Monte Carlo
04.06. Spanish GP, Circuit de Barcelona-Catalonia, Montmelo
18.06 The Canadian Doctor, Circuit Gilles Villeneuve, Montreal
02.07. Austrian GP, ​​Red Bull Ring, Spielberg*
09.07. British GP, Silverstone Circuit, Silverstone
23.07. Hungarian GP, ​​Hungary, Budapest
07/30 Belgian GP, ​​Circuit de Spa-Francorchamps, Spa*
27.08 Netherlands GP, Circuit Zandvoort, Zandvoort
03.09. Italian GP, ​​Autodromo Nazionale di Monza, Monza
17.09 Singapore GP, Marina Bay Street Circuit, Singapore
24.09 Japan GP, ​​Suzuka International Racing Course, Suzuka
08.10. Qatar GP, Losail International Circuit, Doha*
22.10. Austin GP, ​​Circuit of the Americas, Austin*
29.10. Mexican GP, ​​Autodromo Herman Rodriguez, Mexico City
05.11. Brazilian GP, ​​Autodromo José Carlos Pace, Interlagos*
18.11. Las Vegas GP, Las Vegas Street Circuit, Las Vegas
26.11 Abu Dhabi GP, Yas Marina Circuit, Yas Island

* Sprint format


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