Franco Colapinto will proceed his partnership with MP Motorsport into 2021 as he races with the Dutch outfit in Formulation Regional European Championship by Alpine, and he will probably be joined by Danish racer Oliver Goethe.
Colapinto raced with MP Motorsport in Formulation Renault Eurocup in 2020 and took a handful of race victories on his option to third within the standings, and he’s seeking to make a championship cost this yr in FRECA.
“I’m happy to stay with MP for my second yr at this degree,” mentioned Colapinto. “We’re right here to win and I do know that MP and I’ve what it takes to seize our first Formulation Regional title. I’ll have a few robust team-mates, so I’m certain we’ll spur one another on to nice issues.
“It’s superb to have a fellow Bullet [managed] athlete on board. Ollie [Goethe] is admittedly fast and we’ve been working collectively since final yr, so I’m trying ahead to creating this step. I can’t wait to check the brand new automobile and get the season going.”
Goethe can be remaining with MP Motorsport for one more season having raced for them in Spanish Formulation 4 final yr, profitable as soon as and ending fifth within the standings. He’s delighted to be shifting as much as Formulation 3 equipment after just one season in Formulation 4.
“I’m extraordinarily completely satisfied to be stepping up a class after one season in Spanish F4,” mentioned Goethe. “My administration group and I imagine there was no purpose to vary groups after a really constructive season and I actually benefit from the ambiance and professionalism at MP.
“They’ve been superior in Formulation Renault up to now years, and I’m satisfied they may also ship in Formulation Regional. I can solely be thankful for having Franco as my team-mate, he has the expertise at this degree and he’s been serving to me lots in my first season in vehicles.”
Sander Dorsman, the Crew Supervisor of MP Motorsport, says the line-up of Colapinto and Goethe is a powerful one for the 2021 season, with the third driver to be introduced sooner or later.
“I’m proud to announce this robust pair of drivers for our Formulation Regional European assault,” mentioned Dorsman. “Franco and Oliver kind the right mixture of pace, combating spirit and intelligence.
“Each staying with us for a second season reveals the arrogance they’ve in MP with the ability to ship. We are going to do our greatest to not disappoint them, as I’m certain they may give their all for us.”