De Jong signs with Comtec for 2011
23 February 2011 – The Comtec Racing Formula Renault 3.5 team has announced that The Netherland’s Daniel de Jong has joined its line-up for the upcoming campaign, which begins at Spain’s MotorLand Aragón in mid-April.
For the past two years, 18-year-old de Jong has competed for the Dutch MP Motorsport team in the Formula Renault 2.0 Eurocup, achieving the necessary successes to make the jump up the order for 2011.
“During the winter we looked at all the possibilities within Formula Renault 3.5,” he explained.
“We tested for several teams but the package Comtec Racing offered me ultimately seemed to be the best option. I'm very happy to be taking this next step in my career.”