Perino signs with DR Formula
DR Formula has announced Pedro Perino as its first confirmed driver for this year’s Italian F4 Championship powered by Abarth. After making his series’ debut in the 2020 last round at the Vallelunga circuit, the Portuguese is ready for a first full campaign in the leading single-seater series.
Perino – who was born in 2005 – joins the outfit headed by Danilo Rossi following a strong karting career, competing in series such as the FIA Karting World and European Championships.
Dr Formula is also planning to line-up a second car. 2021 marks its seventh season in the Italian F4 Championship powered by Abarth.
“This is his Perino’s first complete season in single-seaters. We’ll work to let him to improve step by step“, DR Formula Team Principal Danilo Rossi said.
The Italian F4 Championship powered by Abarth is scheduled to begin at the Paul Ricard, in France, on 15th/16th May before moving to Misano on 5th/6th June. Vallelunga will host the third event two weeks later.
Imola comes next on 24th/25th July, before heading to Austria at the Red Bull Ring on 11th/12th September. Mugello is the penultimate event on 9th/10th October with Monza the venue for the championship finale at the end of the same month.