Anton De Pasquale, 2013 Australian Formula Ford winner and reigning Formula Renault 1.6 NEC champion will be joining Koiranen GP in 2015.
The 19 years old driver who started his international career by winning a title in 2014 will be carrying on his single-seaters’ apprenticeship by competing in the extremely competitive Eurocup Formula Renault 2.0 championship.
Anton De Pasquale said:
“Joining KoiranenGP for Eurocup is such a great opportunity for me. We had a strategy to get the best seat in the competition for both my development and future success, and KoiranenGP just felt right from the very first test. I love the winning environment and the professional way in which the team operates – I know how tough this category is and the team is already into understanding and focusing on my development to become a winner”.
Afa Heikkinen, Koiranen GP CEO:
“Anton had a very strong first international season, and winning the Formula Renault NEC 1.6 title shows his remarkable skills. Therefore, it is a logical step for him to drive next year in a Formula Renault 2.0 and we are delighted to welcome him in our Eurocup team. We are sure he will be a good challenger straight from his first year and we will give him all the necessary tools to fight in this very high-profile championship”.
Anton De Pasquale is the second driver announced by the Finnish team, he will join Jake Hughes in Koiranen GP line-up.
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