The young Argentine driver who is approaching Formula 1

this Monday, Franco Colapinto obligatory confirmation that he will continue in Formula 3 but that in addition will join the Williams Driver Academy. In this way, the Buenos Aires take your first big step on the road to Formula 1.

It is an honor to join Williams Racing as an Academy driver. They are one of the most successful teams in Formula 1 history and I want to follow in the footsteps of my compatriot Carlos Reutemann.. It is an incredible opportunity for which I will always be grateful. I thank everyone at Williams for the trust they have in me,” said the 19-year-old driver in the press release with which the British team announced his incorporation.

Colapinto plus warranty continue another year in Formula 3 as a member of the MP Motorsport team: “I am happy to announce that I will be back with MP for the 2023 F3 season. My goal is to reach new heights that time. My first year in F3 was to learn and now I will use that knowledge to aim for the title“.

Specifically, Infobae reported that the proposal sent by MP Motorsport is for two seasons, the first in F3 and the next with the opportunity to move to Formula 2, subject to good performance.