Josef Kaufman Racing

ICONIC 'TEMPLE OF SPEED' MONZA OPENS SEASON

ICONIC 'TEMPLE OF SPEED' MONZA OPENS SEASON

Introduced in 1971, Formula Renault soon joined the ranks of the best motor racing schools of champions. In 2017 a promising field of the best young hopefuls and European teams head to the Autodromo di Monza for the season opener. “The Temple of Speed” will allow for judging the contenders, who share one goal: win the first race of the season.

The action gets underway at the famous Monza circuit where many talented drivers won in the Formula Renault Eurocup before eventually competing at the highest level of the sport. Who will replicate the exploits of Kamui Kobayashi, Pastor Maldonado, Felipe Massa, Alain Prost, Didier Pironi and Patrick Tambay?

LUIS SIGNS WITH JOSEF KAUFMANN RACING IN 2017

LUIS SIGNS WITH JOSEF KAUFMANN RACING IN 2017

Driver Luis Leeds has signed to race for Josef Kaufmann Racing in 2017.

Luis will race in the Formula Renault 2.0 Eurocup and NEC Series and will be based from the UK.

Josef Kaufmann Racing is known as a solid producer of Formula 1 talent.

It is one of the world's most awarded and professional racing outfits, with current Formula 1 stars Nico Hülkenberg, Stoffel Vandoorne, Esteban Gutiérrez and Sébastien Buemi all having raced for the team.