International Draco Racing & Force India F1: the new collaboration that will change the history of the Team
After 20 years of great successes, the International Draco racing is completely renewed, presenting a novelty for the 2009 season that has surprised everyone present at the event organized today, Tuesday 23 december, at the circuit of Franciacorta, Brescia.
Since 1988, Draco Team won 7 European Championships and it has brought 8 drivers in Formula 1, it remained always among the Top Team with dedication and tenacity. On the eve of the twentieth year, the Team prepares the new season with a completely new look, but with the same passion!
When the golden veil that covered the car was taken away, all the guests, supporters, sponsors and journalists used to see on track the yellow car, didn't believe at their eyes, being in front of a completely different livery, but at the same time with known and unmistakable colours. Surprise revealed, clearly visible from the bright colors of the car: white, red, gold and black, the exclusive mix signed ... Force India F1!
Force India is an Indian and Dutch Team of Formula 1, owned by Vijay Mallya, who has gained in 2007, particularly interested in innovation and careful to the emergent drivers to find young talent and to make them the champions of tomorrow. Just the dream and the goal that unites Force India to Draco Team, always close to its drivers and their careers.
Through this new collaboration Force India will observe the emergent drivers in the World Series by Renault 3.5 championship, drawing from Draco box the best drivers. A partnership that combines the highest level of experience and knowledge, with the aim of creating a synergy among technical and professional qualities that will contribute to the progress of Teams and to the career of the new talents.
Adriano Morini, Team Owner Draco:
"We worked on this project to have a new road for our Drivers. With Force India have found a similar mentality and so we could create this new challenge."
Nadia Morini, Team Draco:
"With this collaboration we will have a preferential way for our drivers to F.1. As everyone knows, until now we have placed many talents, but this is a new and more direct way. The world of F1 has changed, drivers are recruited very young and this project with the Force India is ideal for both. We have created a chain with the Draco Junior Team in Formula Renault 2.0, with Facondini by Draco and RedStep-Draco. We want to arrive to the kart, in order to have a full program. Now we enjoy with our team this beautiful day! I want to thank those who cooperated in this project."