Jehan to continue with Carlin for 2018 F3

India’s Jehan Daruvala, who is part of the Sahara Force India Academy will continue in the FIA Formula 3 Eruopean for a second season with the Carlin team.

Jehan Daruvala became the first Indian ever, to win a race in the FIA Formula 3 European Championship.   -  Special arrangement

India’s Jehan Daruvala, who is part of the Sahara Force India Academy will continue in the FIA Formula 3 Eruopean for a second season with the Carlin team.

Jehan became the first Indian ever, to win a race in the FIA Formula 3 European Championship. Prior to this, Jehan also became the first Indian to qualify on pole and earn podiums, in the championship, and finished the season sixth overall. Jehan also emerged as the only racer to complete all thirty races (twenty five of these in the points).

Racing director Trevor Carlin added, “Its great news that Jehan remains for us in FIA Formula Three next season – he’s been a fantastic addition to the team this year and his results as a rookie have been impressive. He’s already a race winner in the series and no doubt has the ability to add more wins and pole positions to his achievements over the course of 2018.”

“It has been a fantastic year racing with Carlin. Everyone in the team is very committed to achieving the best possible results. I am happy to be working with them once again and look forward to a successful year.” said Jehan.

The 2018 season kicks off in May at the street circuit of Pau, in France. The thirty race FIA Formula 3 European Championship, will be spread across ten rounds, in eight different countries across Europe.

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