TEAM NEWS: ALEX CONNOR TO RACE WITH XCEL MOTORSPORT
Regning F4UAE Champions Xcel Motorsport will welcome British F4 rising star Alex Connor back to the team he onced raced karts with, for the F4UAE Trophy Event which will support the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix at the end of this month.
“We are delighted to welcome Alex Connor back into the team for the F4 UAE Trophy event," said Paul Hardy, Team Manager and Xcel Motorsport. "Alex started his racing career with us when he was 8 years old. It’s great to see how much Alex has developed since then. At the beginning of 2019 Alex left the karting behind to focus on his British F4 campaign. In only his rookie season Alex managed to secure double pole at the penultimate round of the championship at Brands Hatch.
"To now see Alex back racing with us is great, we wish him all the best and will be giving him the best support in order for him to achieve the results that he is looking for.”
Connor recently took part in the Formula Renault Eurocup Rookie Test Day at Yas Marina Circuit, and is preparing for a two-day F4UAE test at the same circuit from November 10-11, 2019.
The F4UAE Trophy Round will be run as a support to F1 from November 28 to December 1, 2019.