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2014 DRIVERS

CHARLES PIC
LOTUS F1 TEAM THIRD DRIVER

French – Born on February 15, 1990 – Website : www.charlespic.com
A VIRAGE member since his 2011 campaign, the young French driver joined F1 in 2012 with the Marussia F1 Team. He competed in 2013 with Caterham and is now 3rd driver for Lotus F1 Team.


GIEDO VAN DER GARDE
SAUBER F1 TEAM THIRD DRIVER

Dutch – Born on April 25, 1985 – Website : www.giedovandergarde.com
After a successful career in World Series by Renault and GP2 Series, the Dutch driver competed in F1 in 2013 with Caterham. Currently assisted by our trainer Carlos Corell, Giedo is now 3rd driver in Sauber.


JOHNNY CECOTTO JR
GP2 DRIVER

Venezuelian – Born on September 9, 1989 – www.cecotto.com
After a couple of seasons in GP2 Series, Johnny joined VIRAGE in 2012 and realized a remarkable campaign, including two wins in Monaco and Hockenheim. He also tested in Formula 1 with Force India and Toro Rosso.


DENIS NAGULIN
GP3 DRIVER

Russian – Born on November 27, 1992 – Website : www.denisnagulin.ru
Denis Nagulin started his racing career in 2011, participating to the Eurocup Formula Renault. He competed in Euro F3 Open in 2012 and 2013, among various tests in Auto GP and GP3 Series.


ZAID ASHKANANI
FORMULA 3 DRIVER

Kuwaiti – Born on May 24, 1994
Zaid Ashkanani is a young hope from Kuwait. Having been crowned Porsche Cup Middle East Champion in 2013-2014, Zaid decided to try his chance in single seaters, and joined VIRAGE in 2014.


STÉPHANE ROMECKI
LMP2 DRIVER

French-Polish – Born on February 27, 1989 - www.stephane-romecki.com
Romecki is a French-Polish driver with experience in open-wheels, touring car, Grand Tourisme and Endurance races. Competing in 2013 the GT5 Challenge with Reflex, Romecki will race the BRCC in 2014.


EDI HAXHIU
FORMULA 4 DRIVER

Swiss-Kosovan – Born on December 27, 1998
Haxhiu is VIRAGE’s youngest member. After a successful karting career in Switzerland and Italy, Haxhiu decided to join VIRAGE for his formation and management. He will compete in the new FIA F4 Championship in 2014.


SEMYON EVSTIGNEEV
FORMULA RENAULT 2.0 DRIVER

Russian – Born on October 31, 1996
Evstigneev joins the list of various VIRAGE Russian drivers such as Petrov, Move, Martsenko, Nagulin, etc… The 17 years old competes this year in Formula Renault 2.0 ALPS and Eurocup with the Italian squad BVM Racing.


BENJAMIN BRENY
BRCC DRIVER

Dominican – Born on November 23, 1990
Breny is a driver from Dominican Republic whom competed in international karting series such as KF2 and KZ2, “Benji” followed a strong testing program in single seaters and is now racing with Stéphane Romecki in BRCC Trophy.


PARTH GHORPADE
BRITISH FORMULA 3 DRIVER

Indian – Born on August 20, 1993 – Website : www.parthghorpade.com
Indian ace Parth Ghorpade is the 2012 Formula Pilota Champion and 2013 FR 2.0 ALPS driver. Competing with BVM, he scored several Top 5 and showed himself as one of the fastest driver of the grid.


JULIEN GERBI
GRAND TOURISME & EX-AUTO GP DRIVER

French-Algerian – Born on October 3, 1985 – Website : www.juliengerbi.com
Julien enjoys a 6 years career in various Formula series, including F-BMW, F3, F-Palmer Audi, US Barber Mazda Series, Auto GP and Formula 2. Seen in Grand Tourisme, he is now Team Manager of a Formula Renault 2.0 Team.