What a race! Jolyon scored the best result of his F1 career today with 6th place in Singapore. Full story to follow, but here's what he had to say to Channel 4 after the race: "Finally! I'm so pleased with it; tricky race. Things just went our way today, I'm so happy. It's a bit of confidence as well!"
"We went for an aggressive strategy today given my starting position on the grid. I think it’s fair to say it didn’t bring us the reward we wanted." More on Jolyon's 15th place finish in the #SpanishGP over at www.jolyonpalmer.com.
EXCLUSIVE PALMERSPORT EVENT WITH JOLYON - THURSDAY 1 JUNE Jolyon will be the star guest for a very special PalmerSport day at Bedford Autodrome in the UK on Thursday 1 June, and bookings have recently opened for this exclusive event. PalmerSport is widely regarded as the world’s greatest driving day, putting guests behind the wheel of multiple high-performance track cars on four different circuits. Unlike other driving events, instructors positively encourage you to drive as fast as you possibly can. This special day with Jolyon is the most comprehensive PalmerSport has ever run, featuring nine driving sessions on-track, with extended seat-time in five stunning machines. Jolyon will be in attendance throughout to set benchmark lap times, allowing guests to directly compare themselves with Jolyon on a leaderboard in every trackside suite. He will also be offering high-speed passenger rides for every guest, as well as presenting prizes to the best drivers, providing photo opportunities, and taking part in a lunchtime Q&A session. Click here to view more details online, including information on how to book: http://ww2.palmersport.com/exclusive-palmersport-day-with-jolyon-palmer.aspx Click here to download a summary PDF of this event: http://bedford-admin.msv.com/media/74223/palmersport_summary_sheet_2017_jolyon_no_date.pdf
There's some brilliant footage of Jolyon's opening lap in Australia here, where they say "Jolyon skilfully edged his Renault through the miniscule gap between Stoffel Vandoorne's McLaren and Antonio Giovinazzi's Sauber". Formula One racing's new era opened in some style in Australia, serving up a weekend to savour for Ferrari and Sebastian Vettel - and one to remember for all the wrong reasons for home hero Daniel Ricciardo. We take a look at the best of the action from the drivers' perspective... https://www.formula1.com/en/latest/features/2017/3/f1-australia-onboard-best-action-vettel-ricciardo.html
With the sun having set on Jolyon's first F1 season today, here's a photographic reflection of his final grand prix as a rookie... To see the full set, make sure you check out www.jolyonpalmer.com And roll on F1 2017! #JP30
Jolyon Palmer Official shared C4F1's post. What does Jolyon Palmer Official make of his new Renault Sport Formula One Team contract and teammate? Read his new #C4F1 column to find out... http://f1.channel4.com/news/the-jolyon-palmer-column-1246099/
Here's Jolyon's latest exclusive column for Channel 4 F1 following an eventful Brazilian Grand Prix: In his latest column, Renault driver Jolyon Palmer explains why the Brazilian GP was the worst conditions he has ever raced in. http://f1.channel4.com/news/the-jolyon-palmer-column-1246091/