Haas F1 will finally have an american driver in his debut season in Formula 1. The formation of the american has signed Santino Ferrucci as a pilot of team development. In its 17 years, the pilot’s natural Connecticut alter their presence in the GP3 Series with the team DAMS with its new role within the Haas F1, in which will have a specific role to play in the simulator of the computer. Ferrucci will be integrated in the structure of the team and will travel with Haas F1 to the Big Prizes, so if you are competing in GP3 as if it does not.
Gunther Steiner, Director of Haas F1, he asserted after the confirmation of the arrival of Santino Ferrucci: “In Formula 1 the staff development is as important as the development of the races. I could have one thing without the other. Santino Ferrucci has done a very good job evolving in every race that has played and their maturity away from the races it seems to us impressive. What we see as a young pilot and an american with a great potential. Your opportunity with DAMS is an excellent way to develop, while Haas F1 is positioned for future success”.
Santino Ferrucci has a track record discrete, but has passed by the categories of support most competitive in the old continent. The american has competed in the Formula 3 German, and for two seasons has formed part of the FIA Europeann F3, getting a podium at Spa-Francorchamps. In 2016 to contest the GP3 Series with DAMS, although his new role at Haas F1 will be a challenge exciting: “My goal is to become a F1 driver. To be an american and be part of this team is something that I take with pride. I still have a lot of work to do, but to be next to Haas F1 will allow me to learn more and to do so at a faster pace“.