Oct 18

Haryanto: this is the future of racing

Despite being just 23 years old, Rio Haryanto is no stranger to single-seater racing

Starting his motorsport career in 2008 while competing in three Asian-based series in his native country of Indonesia, Haryanto’s since driven in GP3, Auto GP, GP2 and Formula One.

After flying out to Valencia to join the FIA Formula E Championship during pre-season testing, we caught up with Haryanto about his first taste of Formula E, what he made of the SPARK SRT_01E and why electric is the future of racing.

What did you make of your first experience in a Formula E car? 
It was a great experience and the car was faster than I thought it would be. On the Circuit Ricardo Tormo, it’s quite easy to drive but I imagine on a street track it would be really quite a challenge.

The complete article here on fiaformulae.com

source: fiaformulae.com