Ferrari has confirmed that Brendon Hartley and Pascal Wehrlein will take part in its System 1 simulator program in 2019.
Hartley, 29, joins the crew of Toro Rosso, who has lower off from his crew. line-up on the finish of final season. He arrives rather than Daniil Kvyat, who returned to Toro Rosso for the 2019 season.
Ferrari additionally misplaced Antonio Giovinazzi from his simulator crew on the finish of final season after driving with Sauber. The previous Sauber and Manor driver, Wehrlein, who was beforehand a part of Mercedes' junior driver program, will mix his new Ferrari simulator duties along with his System E marketing campaign. For the Mahindra crew.
Antonio Fuoco, a former member of the Ferrari Driver Academy who’s now a marketing consultant for this system, can even be a part of the simulator crew alongside long-time simulator pilot Davide Rigon.
"Our crew has recruited 4 undeniably gifted drivers, with an innate sense and an incredible understanding. racing vehicles and tracks, "stated Mattia Binotto, director of the crew. "These are precisely the qualities required for the intelligent position of driving in a simulator, one of many important items of System 1 at present."
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