Archive for 2013/01/28
Italian Davide Valsecchi has been signed by Lotus F1 Team as 3rd driver, the Enstone based squad announced at the launch of its 2013 car. Valsecchi was previously with HRT and Caterham F1 but only really got to test an F1 car with Lotus at the young driver test after winning the GP2 championship in 2012.
Lotus have announced reigning GP2 Series champion Davide Valsecchi as their third driver for the 2013 season. The 26-year-old Italian drove for the team in last year’s Abu Dhabi young driver test and has previously tested for HRT and Caterham. I’m really happy that the team want me on board and I’m excited about the future, said Valsecchi