Arden Motorsport is very pleased to announce Egor Orudzhev as their first signing for the World Series by Renault Championship this year.
The young Russian (19) from St Petersburg tested with the team at the end of the 2014 season in Jerez and Motorland with consistent times in the top five.
He progresses from Formula Renault 2.0 Championship having finished in eighth place where he achieved three podiums and set three fastest laps.
Garry Horner: “It is great to have Egor join the team this year. We have been impressed with his performance during end of season testing at both Jerez and Motorland. He has the advantage of being familiar with the World Series by Renault programme and the also the circuits we have visited and raced at with the Eurocup FR2.0 for the last two years.”
Egor Orudzhev (racing driver of SMP Racing Program): "I am glad to present SMP Racing in one of the most prestigious and fast series - Formula Renault 3,5. SMP Racing Program supported me in junior classes, and we were able to show good results. Also I am happy to join the Arden Motorsport team - one of the best team in Formula Renault 3,5 Championship. Previously, I had the opportunity to test the car, and during our tests I quickly found good communication with the engineer, as well as mechanics and team managers."
Resides: St Petersburg, Russia
Date of birth: 16/10/1995