Koiranen GP announces de Vries
Koiranen GP confimed the agreement with Nyck de Vries. The 19-year-old Dutch of McLaren Young Driver Programme, will continue with Finnish team in 2014, taking part in the Eurocup Formula Renault 2.0 and ALPS.
Last year de Vries ended fifth in the Eurocup scoring two victories at Barcelona and Budapest. He also entered three of the seven Formula Renault 2.0 ALPS rounds and claimed two second places at Mugello and finished fourth at Vallelunga. Just a few days ago Nick set the lap record in the Eurocup F.Renault 2.0 collective test at Paul Ricard, confirming to be one of the front-runners of the series.
My goal is to fight for both championshps, however, I think we should not understimate our opponents. – commented de Vries.
We are very pleased McLaren and Nyck trusted us for another season. – said team manager Afa Heikkinen – We target the highest step of the podium for this year and we are sure that our team will be strong enough to reach it.