EU 2.0: Johan Jokinen sings with Draco Jr

Johan Jokinen confirmed as Draco Junior Team's Driver for 2009 Season Johan Jokinen will lead at the top the newest team of the Formula Renault 2.0 championship. For his first season, Draco Junior Team has chosen as official driver the Danish ...

Johan Jokinen confirmed as Draco Junior Team's Driver for 2009 Season

Johan Jokinen will lead at the top the newest team of the Formula Renault 2.0 championship. For his first season, Draco Junior Team has chosen as official driver the Danish Jokinen, after the excellent performance achieved in the collective test in Valencia on 21 November.

Johan Jokinen was born in Denmark in 1990 and he debuted in karts at 10 years before moving to the Championship ICA Junior Northern Europe Given the excellent results, he obtained in 2006 the passage to the European Championship ICA where he arrived 3rd and the following year he won the 1st place in the Formula Ford Junior Cup in Denmark.. In 2008 Jokinen won the 4th place in the Formula Renault 2.0 NEC Championship, drawing attention of several Team Manager.

After the test with Draco Junior Team there were no doubts about the young driver and his extraordinary talent and the Team Owner Adriano Morini, famous talent scout to have led to success champions as Barrichello and Massa, has confirmed the Danish, together with the Sports Director Marco Rodriguez, before the end of the year, without waiting for the next test.

The expectations are very high for an exciting and competitive season and now the new driver of Draco Junior Team must think only to prepare it with all the determination and tenacity that the team expects from him.

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