Fenestraz joins Carlin for Formula 3 campaign
16 January 2018 – Formula Renault champion Sacha Fenestraz will contest this year's European Formula 3 Championship with Carlin.
Fenestraz picked up Renault backing following title success in the single-seater series and will make the step ino Formula 3 full-time in 2018, following a handful of outings last year.
"Since I first got behind the wheel of a Formula 3 car I really liked the handling and the aero efficiency of the car," said the Franco-Argentine youngster.
"I'm really happy to compete in the 2018 European Championship and to continue my journey with Carlin.
"The team is very professional in its approach to racing and you can quickly understand why it has such a track record in all single-seater categories!
"This environment will allow me to continue gaining experience. Next season, my goal will be to get first place in the Rookies' classification and to get the best result in the overall championship."
Trevor Carlin added, "Sacha has raced with us once in the championship already where he was extremely impressive in qualifying particularly.
"We were pleased to work with him again in Macau where as a rookie he was extremely impressive and finished the race very well.
"We have no doubt that he will be competitive from the word go as he hits the track this year."