Ferrari verify Bearman as reserve and Leclerc as enhancement driver
Forward of the start off of the 2024 F1 period, Ferrari have verified the additions to the ranks of their Reserve and Advancement motorists with Oliver Bearman and Arthur Leclerc established to operate in aid of race motorists Charles Leclerc and Carlos Sainz above the training course of the period.
Ferrari presently have two reserve motorists with Antonio Giovinazzi and Robert Shwartzman sharing this purpose. The Italian and the Russo-Israeli racing driver are also getting portion in the WEC (Environment Stamina Championship) at the wheel of the Ferrari 499 P Hypercar, figures fifty one and eighty three respectively.
The Scuderia have now uncovered that Oliver Bearman will sign up for the ranks, finishing the a few-driver team of reserve motorists. The Ferrari Driver Academy college student races in Formulation two with the Prema group
In addition, previous Ferrari Academy member Arthur Leclerc, more youthful brother of 5-time F1 race winner Charles Leclerc, is becoming a member of Antonio Fuoco and Davide Rigon in the purpose of Advancement Driver. The career involves predominantly functioning in the simulator, on motor vehicle enhancement, established-up operate and updates launched all through the period. The Monegasque is also racing this 12 months in the Italian GT championship in a Scuderia Baldini 27. Fuoco is racing in the Hyperclass in WEC in the quantity fifty 499 P. when Rigon races in the similar collection, but in the LMGT3 course in the Vista AF Corse GT3 group.
Bearman and Leclerc will start off racking up miles for the Scuderia, as the group is tackling a a few working day Pirelli exam session at the Barcelona-Catalunya circuit.
On 29 and thirty January, Ferrari race driver Carlos Sainz and Charles Leclerc will be at the wheel of past year’s SF23, carrying out checks for the sport’s sole tyre provider. Also on the twenty ninth, Arthur Leclerc will get his incredibly very first flavor of driving a Formulation one motor vehicle, from the cockpit of the 2022 F1-seventy five. On Tuesday thirtieth, Charles Leclerc and Sainz will share both equally the SF23 and the F1-seventy five, when on thirty first Oliver Bearman will be by itself on observe in the F1-seventy five.
.@OllieBearman and @arthur_leclerc7 sign up for the ranks of Scuderia Ferrari for the 2024 period 💪
— Scuderia Ferrari (@ScuderiaFerrari) January 27, 2024