Lanan confirms Indian Maini
Lanan Racing confirmed the Indian racer Arjun Maini to complete their driver line up in the 2014 BRDC F4 Championship, alongside George Russell and Struan Moore.
The 16-year-old, who won the 2011 Force India F1 Team Academy’s “One From a Billion Hunt” ended 2013 by finishing second overall in the JK Tyre Racing Series in India and winning the Super 6 Series in Malaysia.
Prior to stepping into cars in 2013, Maini enjoyed a successful karting career which included being classified fifth overall in the ROK Cup International Final in Lonato in 2012, against 72 drivers from over 20 countries while also participating in the WSK Euro and Master series in the KF Category. In the last five years, Maini has secured over 80 podium finishes including 22 wins.
17 drivers from nine different nationalities have announced their F4 participation this year with 21 seats confirmed, leaving just five vacancies on the grid ahead of the first round on the Silverstone Grand Prix circuit on 26-27 April.