Formula One: Charles Leclerc, Lando Norris, George Russell, the next generation of stars

CNN  — 

There will be familiar names on the grid next season, but 2019 also promises to be the year Formula One’s next generation come to the fore.

From the teenager set to become the youngest F1 driver in British history, to Ferrari’s youngest racer in over half a century, we take a look at the prodigious talents who could make a big impact on the circuit.

George Russell – ‘I emailed Toto and he replied 15 minutes later’

Age: 20 Team: Williams Nationality: British

Russell currently leads the F2 championship