Pierre Gasly and Niko Kari will remain as part of the Red Bull Junior Team programme in 2017, but Sergio Sette Câmara and Luis Leeds have lost their backing.
Bruno Michel believes Stoffel Vandoorne was ready for Formula 1 a year before he will make his full-time debut and did not learn much from his year in Japan.
Carlin have announced that they will not be participating in the 2017 edition of GP2 Series racing in order to focus on their other racing commitments.
Pierre Gasly believes his relationship with Helmut Marko is stronger than ever despite missing out on a F1 promotion in 2017.
The spiralling costs of junior category single seater racing needs addressing as drivers are finding it difficult to continue their careers due to lack of funding.
With 2016 now a memory, our team of contributors take a look at the new year ahead and what you should be keeping a watch out for.
Pierre Gasly assisted Antonio Giovinazzi during the 2016 GP2 Series campaign to try and get the Italian up to speed in the championship, but did not expect him to be as quick as he was.
Raffaele Marciello is set to end his single seater career to switch to GT Racing, feeling that his Formula 1 chances are slim to none due to a lack of funding.
The Chequered Flag looks back at the 2016 GP2 Series season, which ended up being an inter-team battle between Prema Racing team-mates Pierre Gasly and Antonio Giovinazzi.