Reema Juffali Was Given the First Official F1 Academy Wildcard Spot


Saudi’s first ever female racing driver, Reema Juffali was confirmed as the first wildcard entry for the first round of the 2024 F1 Academy series! 


This is the first of exciting wildcards that will be featured in the Formula 1 Academy throughout 2024, and will be held in Jeddah at the Corniche Circuit from March 7 to 9. 


Saudi’s dynamic racing representative 

Reema Juffali Was Given the First Official F1 Academy Wildcard Spot

Stepping into the spotlight of this series is Reema Juffali, a dynamic racer radiating enthusiasm as she proudly represents her country, and in her home field! The arrival of F1 in Jeddah brought together both of her worlds, and she’s eagerly gearing up to share this thrilling experience with friends and family. Reema expressed how she hopes her participation will act as a vibrant example for Saudi fans, fostering the belief that the racing arena is open to anyone with a passion for this world!


Her motorsport triumphs are inspiring young women and racers everywhere!

Reema Juffali Was Given the First Official F1 Academy Wildcard Spot

Reema’s trailblazing journey in motorsport makes her a global role model for female athletes. Since 2018, she’s been the first Saudi woman in international championships and founded Theeba Motorsport to boost accessibility through education. Victories in the International GT Open and breaking barriers in the Fanatec GT World Challenge Europe Sprint Cup show off her historic impact! 

Chairman Prince Khalid expressed his excitement for Reema Juffali to take the wheel during this F1 season! 


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Chairman Prince Khalid bin Sultan Al-Abdullah Al-Faisal of the Saudi Automobile and Motorcycle Federation was overjoyed about Reema’s involvement in the 2024 Formula 1 Academy series. He made sure to express how he sees her as an exemplary representative for Saudi Arabia. He also highlighted her accomplishments both on and off the track, emphasizing the inspiring impact she holds for the younger generation. 

The excitement for the F1 season is definitely in the air as everyone awaits Reema Juffali’s F1 Academy debut! 

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