Ferrari Driver Academy
Podium for Bianchi at debut
Maranello, 7 February – Great debut for Jules Bianchi, ain Abu Dhabi for the second round of the GP2 Asia Championship. The Ferrari Driver Academy and ART Grand Prix driver gained a fantastic third place in the first race and came in seventh in the sprint race. In both races Jules was in great form with many overtaking manoeuvres, showing ability and speed.
“I’m very happy about my place on the podium at my GP2 debut,” Jules said. “I came here to learn, because my objective is to win the major series: there are many things I have to understand about these cars, for example the start and the pit stop. Obviously a result like today’s is very encouraging.”