Durango Benetton Junior Team drivers announced

Gabriele Lancieri will be Jaime Melo's team mate in the International FIA F.3000 Championship for 2001 Season. Lancieri last year raced in the F.3000 ITALIA Championship scoring points since the first appointment and battled for the ...

Gabriele Lancieri will be Jaime Melo's team mate in the International FIA F.3000 Championship for 2001 Season.

Lancieri last year raced in the F.3000 ITALIA Championship scoring points since the first appointment and battled for the Championship title 'till the last race.Lancieri classified 3rd.

This week the team Durango Benetton Junior will be testing at Vairano (MI) for an aerodynamic test. This test will an useful training for the drivers, as well.The team is also preparing a two day test at Silverstone (UK), 12-13 March before leaving for the first race in Brazil, 31st March.

Gabriele Lancieri debuts in the demanding F.3000 International Series thanks to IVONE PINTON and the ex F.1's driver PIERLUIGI MARTINI. Since its foundation team Durango helped young ITALIAN drivers in order to promote them; as Ruberti, Montanari, Mocellini, Montin, Rugolo and Monfardini (Rugolo and Monfardini will be racing with team Durango Benetton Junior in the F.Renault 2000 Championship this year).

-DBJT

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Series F3000
Drivers Gabriele Lancieri , Jaime Melo