Oliver Rowland replaces Heidfeld in Punta del Este


Oliver Rowland will compete with the Mahindra Racing in the ePrix of Punta del Este. The british pilot of 23 years will have the opportunity to debut in the Formula E on the occasion of the third test of the ‘Season Two’. Rowland will be uploaded to the car of Nick Heidfeld, as the German has not been able to recover from the injury in one of the ligaments of the left wrist. The former F1 driver suffered this injury during the dispute of the ePrix of Putrajaya, when the steering wheel of the car came out. The German has had to be operated of this ailment.

The title of the Formula Renault 3.5 is the highest credential of Oliver Rowland. The british landed a total of seven victories with the car of Fortec Motorsport on their way to the title, the last of the category under the umbrella of Renault Sport. In any case, the pilot of 23 years has extensive experience in single-seaters. Throughout his career he has gone through the Formula Renault UK, where he won the ‘Final Series’, has been runner-up in the Eurocup Formula Renault 2.0 and has also competed in various categories of the FR 2.0 and runs loose in the GP2.

Oliver Rowland has commented: “After a year full of successes, I’m excited to have the opportunity to compete with the M2Electro. The british explained that: “The Formula And represents many aspects of the future of motor sports and has won many supporters in his first season. Account with drivers competitive, so I hope I can prove my worth. It will be a crow of learning complicated, but I need to familiarize myself with the new technology of competition electrical, and I am convinced that I will spend a good crime. I intend to take advantage of this opportunity and I want to wish Nick Heidfeld a quick recovery“.