Impressive F3 Champion Bortoleto Graduates to F2
Brazilian driver Bortoleto has made quite a name for himself in the racing world. In an impressive 2023 campaign with Trident, the talented driver managed to secure the F3 title in his first attempt. With two wins under his belt and consistent scoring throughout the season, he outshined his competitors and triumphed over Williams protege Zak O’Sullivan by an impressive 45 points.
In recognition of his outstanding performance, McLaren announced Bortoleto as a member of their prestigious Driver Development Programme in October. This achievement further solidified his status as one of the most promising drivers in the sport.
Stepping Up to F2
With his F3 victory in the bag, Bortoleto is now ready to take his skills to the next level. As Formula 2 ushers in a new era with the introduction of the Dallara chassis, the Brazilian driver will be joining the ranks of Virtuosi Racing for the upcoming season.
The move to F2 marks an exciting milestone in Bortoleto’s career. The highly competitive nature of Formula 2 will push him to showcase his talent against some of the best drivers in the world. It’s a step closer to his ultimate goal of reaching the pinnacle of motorsport, Formula 1.
Bortoleto’s rapid progress and success in the lower formulae is a testament to his skill, determination, and hard work. His impressive debut in F3, followed by his inclusion in McLaren’s Driver Development Programme, showcases the recognition and belief that top teams have in his capabilities.
The upcoming F2 season promises to be a thrilling one, with Bortoleto joining the talented roster of Virtuosi Racing. It will be fascinating to see how he adapts to the higher level of competition and continues to shine on the track.
As fans eagerly await the start of the season, Bortoleto’s journey serves as an inspiration to aspiring drivers around the world. With dedication and determination, dreams can become a reality in the fast-paced world of motorsport.