David Beckmann will contest the GP3 series during the 2018 season. With the help of famous Italian racing outfit, Trident, 18-year-old Beckmann intends to make a big impression in GP3 which is a support series to the FIA Formula 1 world championship. Trident has been an integral part of the junior racing series since 2012. In the 2015 season, it finished second in the team championship, and one of its squad was runner-up in the drivers' championship. In the current season, the Italian outfit is running second in the team classification. Beckmann's team-mates are Pedro Piquet, Giuliano Alesi and Ryan Tveter.