French Motorsport Federation (FFSA) unveils the list of 10 Juniors Karting drivers who will compete in Palais Omnisports of Paris-Bercy on December the 10th and 11th for the 1st edition of the ERDF Masters Kart.
Juniors line-up will gather:
• Nyck de Vries (Netherlands), 2010 KF2 World Champion, 2009 KF3 European Champion, double Champion 2008 & 2009 WSK Euro Series Champion in KF3, 2011 WSK Euro Series Champion in KF1 and et leader of 2011 KF1 World Championship. Nyck is also member of McLaren Junior Team
• Lance Stroll (Canada), KF3 driver and member of Ferrari Driver Academy
• George Russell (England), 2011 KF3 European Champion
• Alexander Albon (England), current KF1 World Championship runner-up, 2010 KF3 World Cup winner and backed by Red Bull
• Dennis Olsen (Norway), 2011 KF3 Winter Cup winner, 3rd of 2011 WSK Euro Series in KF3
• Callan O’Keeffe (England), 2nd of 2011 KF3 World Cup and 2011 KF3 Great Britain Champion
• Charles Leclerc (Monaco), Winner of 2011 KF3 World Cup, Winner of 2010 KF3 Monaco Kart Cup, 2009 Junior French Champion
• Dorian Boccolacci (France), 2010 Junior French Champion, 13th of the 2011 KF3 World Cup, member of FFSA 10-15 program (French young talents from 10 to 15 years-old)
• Esteban Ocon (France), 2011 WSK Euro Series Vice-Champion in KF3, 2011 KF3 French Championship leader, member of FFSA Karting French Team
• Anthoine Hubert (France), currently 3rd of 2011 U18 World Championship, member of FFSA Karting French Team, 2010 CIK-FIA Academy Trophy Vice-Champion
“With these great drivers, Juniors races of the ERDF Masters Kart will allow to highlight Karting, category in which almost all professional drivers started. French public and worldwide TV viewers will thus discover the best karting drivers, on a 100% electric technology!” explains Nicolas Deschaux, FFSA President.
“Bercy always revealed future F1 champions. After Fernando Alonso, Lewis Hamilton or Sebastian Vettel, I hope Juniors who will be in Paris for the ERDF Masters Kart will have such great careers!” conludes Philippe Streiff, ERDF Masters Kart producer.
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