Jüri Vips born 10 August 2000 is an Estonian racing driver, currently competing,
in the FIA Formula 2 Championship with Hitech Grand Prix.
He is the 2017 ADAC Formula 4 champion and part of the Red Bull Junior Team.
Vips was born in Tallinn and began competitive karting in 2011.
in his native Estonia. After winning the Rotax Junior Estonian,
Championship in 2013 Vips qualified for the 2014 Rotax Max Challenge,
Grand Finals in the Junior category, in which he claimed victory.
He competed in the CIK-FIA European KF1 Championship in 2015,
racing against future FIA Formula 3 competitors Richard Verschoor Marcus.
Armstrong Vips ended the championship in twelfth place.
In 2016, Vips made his car-racing debut in the Italian F4 and ADAC Formula 4,
championships with Prema Powerteam. He finished sixth in ADAC Formula 4,
rookie champion In the winter of 2016–17, Vips took part in the.
Challenge Formula 2000 Championship, taking three podium places,
finishing sixth in the standings.In 2017, Vips continued with Prema in Italian F4,
ADAC Formula 4. His appearances in Italian F4 were as a guest driver,
he was ineligible to place in the championship, however he took two pole positions,
race victory at Mugello. In ADAC Formula 4, Vips was involved in title fight with,
teammate Marcus Armstrong. Vips claimed the title in the final race at the
Hockenheimring after pole-sitter Armstrong lost the lead of the race to Artem Petrov.