first_img LIVE TV COMMENT WATCH US LIVE Trevor Carlin, the manager of the team said that they were delighted to sign Daruvala and stated that he can make it to the top level. “We’re delighted to welcome Jehan back to the team for his third season with us.  His performances last year in FIA F3 were extremely impressive and we really believe in him.  There’s no reason why he can’t make it all the way to the top.  Without a doubt there will be a lot to learn – both for Jehan as a driver in a more powerful car and also for the team with the new 18-inch wheels but we have a great team ready to meet those challenges.”READ: Max Verstappen Suggests Placing ‘robots’ In F1 Cars After Aggressive Driving Criticism Welcome to #F2, @DaruvalaJehan 👋Not only is he competing for @CarlinRacing, he’s also Red Bull’s latest junior driver 👏#RoadToF1— Formula 2 (@FIA_F2) February 21, 2020 FOLLOW US It was double delight for Indian driver Jehan Daruvala, who was announced in Carlin’s FIA F2 team for the upcoming season, and has also been admitted to the Red Bull Academy programme. READ: Lewis Hamilton Calls Laureus Award Shared With Messi A Huge Honour; Bats For InclusivityReunited with Carlin Last Updated: 21st February, 2020 20:11 IST Jehan Daruvala Joins Carlin In FIA’s F2; Also Joins Red Bull’s Academy Programme The 21-year-old will join Yuki Tsunoda for the upcoming campaign and will also take part in the official testing from March 1 to 3 next month.center_img SUBSCRIBE TO US He has already represented the team for two seasons and said that he was delighted to be signing for the team once again. “I’m very happy to be back for my third season with Carlin, it’s great to be working with some of the same people again on the engineering side as I make the step up to F2. It’s a new challenge for me, but I think for everyone, including the teams there will be things to learn this year. I’m very proud to be going into the season as a Red Bill Junior which will, of course, be added pressure but I believe I have the platform to deliver, so it’s going to be up to me. I can’t wait to get going,” he said.  READ: Ferrari Launch Their 2020 F1 Car SF1000 In A Glitzy CeremonyDaruvala will be joining Yuki Tsunoda for the upcoming campaign, to make it an all-rookie set up for the team. Daruvala finished third in F3 last season behind PREMA teammates Robert Shwartzman and Marcus Armstrong, who have also both made the jump up to the top tier of junior motorsport.The 21-year-old will take part in the official testing at the Bahrain International Circuit from March 1-3. READ: Hamilton, Bottas Clock Fastest Time As F1 Testing Starts Devarshi mankad Written By First Published: 21st February, 2020 20:11 IST Really excited to announce that I will be part of the @redbullracing junior team!! 💪🏼I will be racing In the @fiaf2championship for @carlinracing and I can’t wait to get this season started #redbullracing #redbulljunior #formula2 #carlin #winway #pap @redbullindia pic.twitter.com/BRLBJuw8dk— Jehan Daruvala (@DaruvalaJehan) February 21, 2020last_img