The ex-pilot of Formula 1, Rubens Barrichello, will dare to
the professionals of karting in the category more complicated than that
specialty: KZ. That was the pilot from Jordan, Stewart, Ferrari,
Honda, BrawnGP and Williams will play the World Championship, which will
played in Sweden in the month of September.
Previously, the Spanish Jaime Alguersuari did something similar to the
compete in the same category in 2013, when he was a test pilot
Pirelli. Alguersuari reached the final and finished ninth in a
championship that was Max Verstappen in front of Charles Leclerc,
current pilot tests of Haas and a member of the Ferrari Drivers
Barrichello returned to karting in the past year, combining this
activity with their presence in the championship Stock Cars in brazil.
Now, will play the world championship with the team Birel ART.
“I Am delighted to have accepted the invitation to join
part of this great team. To 44 years of age, I never thought of
compete in karting and when I told my children,
thrilled. I am wanting to compete, also because when I was
young, I did not have many opportunities to compete in races
Barrichello -which in 2015 was fourth in the Rotax Max DD2 World
End-of-karting – has always shown his passion for the competition,
regardless of the category that dispute and the relevance
international championship. Now, it is prepared to fund to make a
good job to the professionals of the specialty. “it Is a great
dream that becomes reality. I’m training a lot and my
commitment is 100%, as before compete for a Grand Prize of
The Technical Manager of the Birel ART, Gianluca Beggio, we showed
excited to have Barrichello in the team, something that is sure to
it will provide a lot of impact to the championship. “it Is a great honor
welcome Rubens Barrichello to the team and I am very happy
having the opportunity to have him in the World Championship.
For Birel ART Racing will be a great experience and we will do everything
that we can to ensure that he lives a great weekend
The World Championship KZ will take place between the days 1 and 4 of September in Kristianstad, Sweden.