FIA Formula 3 European Championship Newsflash
Champion…and 2015 Toyota Racing Series winner. Lance Stroll!
Canadian Lance Stroll, a member of Ferrari’s Driver Academy who was named to an FIA European F3 seat last week, looks to have a new championship under his belt.
F3 Japan Champion joins GP2 field
ART Grand Prix have confirmed that 21 year old Nobuharu Matsushita will join their 2015 GP2 Series campaign. Racing alongside Stoffel Vandoorne, the young Japanese driver will fight to return the team’s championship to the French based squad as he learns the ropes in the Formula One feeder series.
Ryan Tveter of Oyster Bay, N.Y. will drive for powerhouse Carlin in the FIA Formula 3 European Championship in 2015.
“It feels great to be joining Carlin for the 2015 FIA Formula 3 European Championship,” Tveter said. “My first time in the F3 car was with Carlin at Silverstone at the beginning of December. I immediately felt very comfortable in the car, and the team’s professionalism and experience really helped me to be very quick straight away.
The Sauber F1 Team is pleased to announce Raffaele Marciello as its test and reserve driver for 2015.
Susie Wolff will extend her deal with Williams into the 2015 season, according to the German newspaper Bild.
The 31-year-old female Briton was the Grove team’s test driver this year, even appearing on a couple of Friday mornings. “The contract for 2015 is close to being signed,” said the newspaper’s correspondents Nicola Pohl and Helmut Uhl.