Armaan hoping for more podium finishes in 2011 F2 season
Silverstone: As the pre-season testing for
the Formula Two championship is all set to begin here, India`s
upcoming racer Armaan Ebrahim is hoping to improve on his
podium finish ratio this year.
It will be Armaan`s third season in F2 having finished
10th in the 2010 championship with one podium finish.
He will be testing at the hallowed Silverstone track here
tomorrow and then at Snetterton on March 30.
"I have been training hard during the off-season. The GP2
testing in October last year was a big help and I look forward
to a new season while aiming for at least a top-3 finish in
the championship if not win it," he said on the eve of
"I will try to secure as many podium finishes as possible
as I am quite familiar with the circuits," Armaan, who is
sponsored by JK Tyre and Amaron, added.
The first of the eight rounds of the 2011 Championship is
at Silverstone on April 15-17.
"Overall, I was quite happy with my performance last year
although it could have been better. At one stage, I was
running sixth in the championship, but a few retirements in
the second half of the season cost me valuable points," Armaan
said while looking back at the 2010 season.
2011 Third season in F2.
Armaan had made his debut in 2009 and had finished 17th
then in the championship.