December 22, 2004 -- Jonathan Summerton, the 2004 top American in the Formula BMW USA series and youngest driver ever to win at Indianapolis Speedway, has been selected by Team Rosberg to drive in the German Formula BMW ADAC series in 2005. Jonathan was selected after testing with the team during November at the Hockenheim and Spa tracks setting some of the fastest test times of the day.
CEO of Rosberg, Arno Zensen , said, " As a leader in Formula BMW ADAC and other series Team Rosberg require a very high standard of professionalism in addition to a driver who is capable of obtaining podiums. Jonathan has a great driving style and attitude that will allow him to work his way up the Formula ladder".
Jonathan will commence testing with the new car in 2005 to help the team get to know him. Jonathan said, "To be selected by Team Rosberg is a great opportunity as together I feel we are capable of winning the BMW series". Team Rosberg also has competitive cars in Formula 3 and the German DTM series.