Giorgio Pantano, former GP2 champion and F1 driver, adds a new brick to his legendary karting and motorsport: Pantano Team. This new ambicious project comes after a veryy long and successfull karting carrer in which he won 1 European and 2 World titles and after being crowned GP2 champion and F1 Jordan Team driver. His new kart era came when he sets up Birel ART Junior Team, born in 2016, which move back him into the karting industry with the main goal to coach the young karting drivers and to support them along their career. As Team Principal of his own Pantano Team, the italian talent has made the debut in 2019 during the WSK Final at Adria (RO) setting up a complete racing program for the 2020 season. For this season the new team will be attending all the WSK series, the CIK FIA European Championship, CIK FIA World Championship, the Italian ACI Karting Championship and the most important trophies as Margutti, Industrie and Winter Cup.
Giorgio Pantano: “I am very happy to have started this new karting project. The experience collected in many winning years in the karting industry and my successfull 4 years partnership with Birel ART has been very important for my come back as team owner. After this very great experience with Birel ART I’ve decided to move on and to set up my own Pantano Team, upgrading my targets and being able to be even more focus on my coaching project. This is gonna be definately a very intense experience which boost me very much as much a I was driver.”