Jenzer Motorsport signs Akash Nandy for GP3 debut

Akash Nandy has been named as Jenzer Motorsport's first signing for the forthcoming GP3 season.

The 19-year-old Malaysian has been racing in single-seaters since 201,1 and made his European debut in 2014, after taking third in Formula Masters China.

He graduated to F3 cars last year and enjoyed a strong season in Remus Formel 3 Pokal, having lost out on the title by a single point despite missing four races.

He kicked off 2016 by winning the final race of Asian Le Mans Series in the GT-Am category at Sepang as part of KCMG's outfit.

"We have signed a strong driver in Akash and we are looking forward to achieve strong results with him," said Andreas Jenzer. "We are very motivated and will do our best to have a successful season."

Alongside ART and Arden, Jenzer is one of three teams to have taken part in every season of GP3 since the championship's inception in 2010.

The took sixth in last years teams' championship, collecting one podium with rookie driver Ralph Boschung.

2016 GP3 line-up so far:

TeamDrivers
ART Grand Prix

 Nirei Fukuzumi

 Nyck de Vries

Arden

 Jake Dennis

 Jack Aitken

 Tatiana Calderon

Koiranen GP

 Matt Parry

 Matevos Isaakyan

Campos

 Alex Palou

 Konstantin Tereshchenko

 Steijn Schothorst

DAMS

 Santino Ferrucci

 Kevin Jorg

 Jake Hughes

Trident

 Antonio Fuoco

 Artur Janosz

 Giuliano Alesi

 Sandy Stuvik

Jenzer

 Akash Nandy

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Series GP3
Drivers Akash Nandy
Teams Jenzer Motorsport
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