25 February 2014

Matevos Isaakyan first name confirmed by JD Motorsport


JD Motorsport announced the first of the drivers that will line up in the 2014 Formula Renault 2.0 ALPS. Racing for the Italian team in the Fast Lane Promotion Series will be the very young Matevos Isaakyan.

Born in ’98 in Moscow, part of the SMP Racing Program, in 2013 Isaakyan already managed to gain the attentions of the media ending fifth overall in the French F4 Championship.

He already showed at ease in the Formula Renault 2.0 Winter Testing sessions, (including those held on Sunday and Monday of this week on the Spanish track of Motorland Aragón). The Russian will be back behind the wheel on Friday 7th March in Monza still improving though towards the Season’s debut set for the 5/6 April weeknd in Imola.

«We are very happy toh ave a driver such as Matevos that, notwithstanding his age, in the Winter sessions showed a good potential - commented Roberto Cavallari, JD Motorsport team principal – I wish to thank in particular SMP Racing for the trust agreed us».

The upcoming one will be the second season for JD Motorsport in Formula Renault 2.0 ALPS. The team joined the Championship in Imola during the third round, and raced the remaining four ones.