GP2 Russian Pilots Time became Evans and Markelov
After the death of the head of the Russian Time Igor Mazepa, as well as the subsequent parting with partners from the Motorpark, there were rumors that the team may withdraw from the performance series and GP2 GP3 and cease to exist. Now, however, the good news Russian Time announced the composition of the pilots in the GP2 series in 2014. In the new season for Russian team will play Mitch Evans and Artem Markelov.
Mitch Evans is considered one of the most promising young drivers. In 2010 and 2011, he twice won the new Zealand championship Toyota Racing Series, and in 2012-m became the champion GP3. Last season 19-year-old new Zealander held in GP2, speaking for Arden, four times came to the podium and took 14th place in the championship.
For Artem Markelov coming season in GP2 will debut. In 2013, he became the Vice-champion of the German Formula 3, losing only . 19-year old Russian already got behind the wheel of Russian machine Time for the post-season tests" class="posttag">tests GP2 series in Abu Dhabi, having worked on all three days.