Frenchman Didier Andre, who had been racing the 2003 World Series by Nissan under Saulnier Racing colours, will enter the current season driving for the Kurt Mollekens owned team KTR.

Andre, 29, born in Lyon, the 2004 season means his second year in the Series, regarded as an excellent launcher to the car racing top category, Formula 1, as the Gene, Wilson or Montagny examples have demonstrated.

Before joining the World Series by Nissan in 2002, Didier Andre had been racing in USA for several seasons. In 1998 he became the Indy Lights runner - up, racing later in the IRL Series as well as taking part in the Le Mans 24 hours.

"I am very happy to sign up with Kurt Mollekens. I completed a test with KTR at the end of 2003, and I think they are a very competitive team. I am so confident concerning the 2004 season."