News Details

Vandoorne Secures McLaren Reserve Driver Role

The 2010 Formula 4 champion, Steffan Vandoorne, will join the McLaren F1 Team in 2014 as the team's reserve driver. The Belgian, a former trainee of the Auto Sport Academy, has climbed through the ranks of single seater racing, including taking the 2010 F4 Championship title following six wins over rivals Norman Nato and Mathieu Jaminet. Vandoorne followed his F4 success with two seasons in the Formula Renault 2.0 Eurocup with KTR and Josef Kaufmann Racing, taking the 2012 title with four victories. 2013 saw Vandoorne compete in the Formula Renault 3.5 Series with Fortec as part of the McLaren Young Driver programme. He would finish second in the Formula Renault 3.5 Series behind eventual...
Full Story »
Share

You May Also Be Interested In...

Court action may threaten Kolles' F1 plans

Court action may threaten Kolles' F1 plans 17 February, 2014 Colin Kolles...
1y ago from GrandPrix247.com

Marko does not deny Red Bull engine switch report

Marko does not deny Red Bull engine switch report 15 February, 2014...
1y ago from GrandPrix247.com

Brundle slams Villeneuve for F1 criticism

Brundle slams Villeneuve for F1 criticism 17 February, 2014 Jacques...
1y ago from GrandPrix247.com

Boullier admires his dream machine during visiti to...

Boullier admires his dream machine during visiti to McLaren HQ 12...
2y ago from GrandPrix247.com

Elsewhere On The Network

Popular On MGPToday.com

Dramatic track debut 2016 Aprilia MotoGP RS-GP crashed...

Dramatic track debut 2016 Aprilia MotoGP RS-GP crashed its first laps at...
3h ago from MotoGPFanatic.com

Rossi rules out signing one-year contract extension

Valentino Rossi has ruled out staying in MotoGP for only one more season...
9h ago from Motorsport.com

Suter working with Ducati?

Suter is reported to 'have built' the chassis for Ducati's latest MotoGP...
10h ago from Crash.net

Sheene to hit the big screens with all-star...

Sheene's story will be brought to the cinema in the same way as Rush and...
12h ago from BikeSportNews.com

Popular On IndyCarToday.com

INDYCAR: Herta open to second Indy 500 entry

Bryan Herta says that he is hoping to run a second car for this year's...
3h ago from Racer.com

Legendary Indy mechanic/engineer Jim Travers dies at 95

ABOVE: Jim Travers (left), chief mechanic for Indianapolis 500 winner...
2h ago from Racer.com

INDYCAR: Aero comparo views

Direct comparison views of the new aero pieces debuting this week in...
7h ago from Racer.com

IndyCars tougher than ever to drive in 2016, says...

Team Penske’s Simon Pagenaud is impressed with the increased downforce...
1d ago from Motorsport.com

Popular On TotalWRC.com

Østberg primed in podium position

Currently holding third place, Østberg is just 6.8 seconds adrift of...
4h ago from Motorsport.com

Sweden WRC: Another stage cancelled, six remaining

Rally Sweden organisers have decided to add the first Sunday test of...
6h ago from Motorsport.com

Evans repels Nordic WRC 2 challenge in Sweden

Welshman leads support category after opening leg
9h ago from WRC.com

Sweden WRC: Ogier leads, Latvala and Neuville in...

Sebastien Ogier kicked off Rally Sweden by establishing a lead of 24...
15h ago from Motorsport.com

Popular On GunnersToday.com

Arsenal Target Saul Niguez Happy To Stay With Atletico...

Reports are out claiming that Atletico Madrid midfielder Saul Niguez says...
1h ago from Nastytackle.com

Thierry Henry: Why I'm backing Tottenham for Premier...

GETTY Thierry Henry tips Tottenham for Premier League title Spurs are...
3h ago from Express.co.uk

Arsene Wenger suggests Leicester City could be...

Arsene Wenger suggests Leicester City could be disadvantaged by their...
3h ago from DailyMail.co.uk

PAUL MERSON COLUMN: Man City should be ashamed of...

GETTY BOSS: Manuel Pellegrini The City players didn’t turn up...
4h ago from DailyStar.co.uk

Comments

Hottest News

Recent News

2014 GPToday.com
GPToday.com is not responsible for the news headlines and associated descriptions and images it indexes, the content of externally linked sites or the comments & postings of its users.

This website is unofficial and is not associated in any way with the Formula One group of companies. F1, FORMULA ONE, FORMULA 1, FIA FORMULA ONE WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP, GRAND PRIX and related marks are trade marks of Formula One Licensing B.V.