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Jehan to race for MP Motorsport in his fourth Formula 2 season

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Jehan to race for MP Motorsport in his fourth Formula 2 season

India’s Jehan Daruvala will race for reigning champions MP Motorsport in his fourth season within the FIA Formula 2 Championship.

The 24-year-old will drive alongside Norwegian Dennis Hauger, his Prema Racing teammate from final yr.

Having completed seventh prior to now two seasons and twelfth in his debut yr, Jehan has produced some spectacular performances alongside the way in which however has not accomplished sufficient to graduate to Formula 1.

He has additionally been dropped from the Red Bull Junior Driver program after three seasons.

Jehan will mix his F2 marketing campaign together with his Formula E position with Indian producer Mahindra Racing, who introduced him as their reserve driver in November.

Jehan, a four-time Formula 2 winner, obtained his first style of MP Motorsport equipment within the post-season take a look at in Abu Dhabi in November final yr.

He was instantly on the tempo, setting the second-quickest time on the second day of the three-day take a look at, and likewise gelled effectively with the group’s mechanics and engineers.

“I’m extraordinarily excited to be racing for MP Motorsport. The group has progressed tremendously and impressed the whole F2 discipline with their performances final yr.

“They showed consistent front-running pace, wrapped up both the drivers’ and team titles and go into the 2023 season as the team to beat. I am confident Dennis and I can build on that success and lead the team to more race wins, podiums and, hopefully, championship glory in 2023,” stated the Mumbai-born driver.

Headquartered within the Netherlands, MP Motorsport grew to become solely the second group in Formula 2 historical past to realize a double title in 2022. The outfit chalked up 5 races wins with championship winner Felipe Drugovich and likewise scored seven additional podiums.