Nicola Lacorte joins the Alpine Academy programme
Components One’s Anglo-French outfit Alpine has extra Components four driver Nicola Lacorte to their Alpine Academy, who is established to devote time at the team’s Enstone-dependent headquarters.
Lacorte competed in the 2023 Components four UAE Championship and 2023 Components four Italian Championship, both equally with PREMA Racing, saying his initially F4 earn in the Italian Championship at Autodromo Internazionale Enzo e Dino Ferrari. The sixteen-12 months-aged Italian driver also claimed 4 podium finishes (a few rookie podiums and a single whole course) and two rookie wins throughout the two championships, ending ninth general and fifth in the rookie classification in Italian F4, and twenty fourth general and ninth in the rookie classification in the F4 UAE Championship.
As the hottest addition to the team’s youthful driver advancement programme, Lacorte will reward from the advice and assistance of both equally the Academy’s fleet of personnel and the broader BWT Alpine F1 Group, as very well as obtain to the team’s condition-of-the-artwork amenities at its Components one foundation in Enstone.
Talking of his new part as Alpine junior driver, Lacorte explained: “It is a terrific satisfaction for me to be a part of BWT Alpine F1 Team’s driver advancement programme and to have the option to do the job with the Alpine Academy workforce for the forthcoming 2024 time and further than. I am grateful to have the have faith in of the Alpine Academy administration and I am far more than positive that this option will aid me to development in my job and help in my additional advancement, both equally as a driver and a individual.”
Commenting on the announcment, Julian Rouse, BWT Alpine F1 Group Interim Sporting Director, explained: “It is terrific to have Nicola becoming a member of our youthful driver programme for the 2024 time. We are continuing to develop the Alpine Academy programme and convey in new expertise to assistance via their job. We are searching ahead to serving to Nicola acquire as a driver, both equally on and off the monitor. As with our existing motorists, Nicola will reward from the assistance and information of both equally the Alpine Academy and the broader BWT Alpine F1 Group.”