Gustav Malja

Gustav Malja

1995-11-04 (age 27)


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One-time Sauber F1 tester in Porsche switch

Erstwhile Sauber Formula 1 tester Gustav Malja will “reset his career” by switching to Porsche Carrera racing in 2018.

Kubica intrigue mounts as Hungary test plans fall into place

The line-up for the Formula 1 in-season test after the Hungarian Grand Prix may be starting to fall into place, but all eyes are on what Renault chooses to do about Robert Kubica.

Sauber hands F1 test debut to F2 racer Malja

Sauber has called up F2 racer Gustav Malja for the in-season Formula 1 test at the Hungaroring on August 1-2.

F2 preview: Who will begin the new era on top?

The GP2 moniker might have been ditched in favour of all-new Formula 2 branding, but the challenge of coming out on top in the F1 feeder series remains much the same. Valentin Khorounzhiy previews the 2017 season.

McLaren junior Matsushita tops first day of F2 testing

McLaren test and development driver Nobuharu Matsushita led an ART Grand Prix 1-2 on the opening day of Formula 2 pre-season testing in Barcelona.

Malja moves to Racing Engineering for GP2 2017

Swedish driver Gustav Malja will join Racing Engineering for his sophomore campaign in the GP2 Series in 2017.

Giovinazzi, Marciello, Cecotto named in GP2 test entry list

GP2's 2016 runner-up Antonio Giovinazzi, fellow title contender Raffaele Marciello and the series' most experienced driver Johnny Cecotto will take part in the post-season test at Abu Dhabi's Yas Marina Circuit.

Monza GP2: Giovinazzi takes home win from last row

Antonio Giovinazzi took a masterful victory from the last row of the grid in the GP2 feature race at Monza after benefitting from a well-timed safety car.

Spa GP2: Giovinazzi leads all-rookie podium in sprint race

Prema Racing's Antonio Giovinazzi made up for a missed opportunity in Saturday's feature race to win the Sunday GP2 sprint at Spa-Francorchamps.

Spa GP2: Giovinazzi beats Gasly to pole, Sirotkin only 13th

Rookie Antonio Giovinazzi pipped Prema teammate Pierre Gasly to score his second GP2 pole of the season at Spa-Francorchamps as championship leader Sergey Sirotkin was only 13th.

GP2 drivers question safety car restart rules in Baku

A number of GP2 drivers suggested that the FIA needs to change the rules for safety car restarts in Baku after the category's sprint race was littered with crashes on the main straight and Turn 1.

Giovinazzi penalty hands Matsushita pole for Monaco sprint

Honda protege Nobuharu Matsushita will start Saturday's GP2 race from pole position, having been promoted to eighth place in the feature race.

Malja joins Rapax for full-time GP2 switch

Formula Renault 3.5 graduate Gustav Malja has committed to the 2016 GP2 season, signing with Rapax.

Wehrlein joins GP2's post-season Abu Dhabi test

Mercedes protege Pascal Wehrlein is among the 24 drivers who will get a test run in GP2 machinery at Yas Marina on Wednesday.

Malja returns to GP2 in place of injured Visoiu

Gustav Malja will make return to GP2 for the remaining two rounds of the 2015 season at Bahrain and Abu Dhabi with the Rapax team.

Top 10 Formula Renault 3.5 drivers of 2015

It may not have been a vintage year in its final season with Renault backing, but Formula Renault 3.5 could still boast an impressive array of talent in 2015. Valentin Khorounzhiy offers his verdict on who stood out.

Nurburgring FR3.5: Ellinas leads Strakka 1-2 in mixed conditions

A well-timed safety car and changing weather conditions have seen Tio Ellinas lead Strakka's first 1-2 in a dramatic Sunday race at the Nuburgring.

Advantage for Oliver Rowland in Nürburgring practice

The Racing Steps Foundation protégé stopped the clock in 1:41.961 to lead from the Strakka Racing duo of rookie Gustav Malja and Cypriot Tio Ellinas.

Visser returns to GP3 with Trident

Beitske Visser will return to the GP3 series this weekend in Belgium after securing a drive with the Trident team.

Vaxiviere snatches opening Formula Renault 3.5 pole

Matthieu Vaxiviere edged out Gustav Malja for the first pole position of the new Formula Renault 3.5 season with a last-gasp improvement in qualifying at Aragon.

Formula Renault 3.5 Series Matthieu Vaxiviere on top at Alcañiz

This Friday, Matthieu Vaxiviere (Lotus) posted the best time of the day in 1:42.013.