W Series launched in bid to help promote female F1 drivers
• Six races planned in Europe for next year
• David Coulthard among backers of groundbreaking new series
A new motorsport series is set to be launched in an attempt to find female Formula 1 stars.
W Series will start in 2019 and has been backed by major names in F1, including 13-time grand prix winner David Coulthard and Red Bull design engineer Adrian Newey.
Source: Formula 1