Caterham's Tan signs with Van Amersfoort
Weiron Tan has joined Van Amersfoort Racing for the 2014 ATS Formel 3 Cup. The Caterham Racing Academy‘s driver moved to Europe in 2013 to race in the Formula Renault BARC with Fortec Motorsports team, scoring five race wins, six pole positions and finishing second in the championship.
19-year-old Malaysian, who started karting aged 13 racing both in Asia and Europe, entered the Caterham programme in 2010. As a result of some recent F3 tests he took the decision to move to the German series. I am really excited to be racing in Formula 3 next season. – said Weiron – I really must thank Van Amersfoort Racing, Caterham F1 and WHSG for this opportunity and I shall be giving it my all to make sure we get the best results we can!
Weiron will be undergoing a couple of pre-season test days during the month on March prior to the opening round of the championship on April 25 at Oschersleben.