Rafael Villagomez will graduate to Formulation two with Van Amersfoort, the workforce he drove for around the previous 3 seasons in junior classes.
The 22-12 months-aged Mexican racer contested the 2021 Euroformula Open up for the workforce then moved up to Formulation three the adhering to year. He finished his to start with marketing campaign twenty fifth general with two factors, a outcome he recurring previous 12 months.
Villagomez completes Van Amersfoort’s Formulation two line-up along with Enzo Fittipaldi, who joined the class in 2021.
The team’s CEO Rob Niessink claimed Villagomez’s prolonged affiliation with the workforce will perform on their favour.
“As a workforce, we usually intention for prolonged-time period cooperation with our motorists,” he claimed. “The gains of these types of a prolonged-time period partnership are very beneficial and will support Rafael to development at a higher tempo, as his expertise in F3 will do of training course.
“As a outcome of his unparalleled dedication, we have found Rafael develop and experienced strongly as a driver and he is completely ready for this upcoming problem. We are thoroughly fully commited to providing him our ongoing aid, in particular in this enjoyable upcoming chapter of his racing profession.”
Villagomez claimed he is “ready for this upcoming amount up” soon after his 3 seasons in F3-amount levels of competition.
“The dynamics coming from an F2 motor vehicle are extremely extraordinary, but I grew wonderful assurance soon after a prosperous submit-year examination in Abu Dhabi previous 12 months. The examination has demonstrated to equally myself and the persons all over me that F2 is the ideal class for me to more build myself as a driver.
“The workforce and I know every single other quite perfectly, which will only be of wonderful advantage to all of us. I glimpse quite significantly ahead to continuing our journey alongside one another and receiving the year begun.”
With Villagomez’s advertising, just two seats are still left unfilled in the Formulation two grid for 2024. 1 is at PHM along with rookie Joshua Duerksen, the other at Trident which has currently signed a number of race winner Richard Verschoor.
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