Campos Racing announces Formula 4 Spain driver pool

The Spain-based team has confirmed Sebastian Øgaard, Pepe Martí and Álex García for its attack on the Formula 4-based racing series in 2021

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Campos Racing is delighted to confirm three young talents for its Spanish Formula 4 Championship programme. Denmark’s Sebastian Øgaard, Spaniard Pepe Martí and Mexico’s Álex García will defend the Campos Racing colors.

Øgaard will complete his second season as a single-seater racing driver after he contested the F4 Danish Championship, in which he ranked third with four wins to his name, and the Italian Formula 4 Championship. Øgaard will make his debut in the Spanish debut racing to be a title contender.

Martí, at just 15 years of age, is a Barcelona-born driver who will be embarking on his maiden year of single-seater action after a successful racing career in karting. Martí made his debut in the Catalan karting series back in 2017 finishing third in the rankings before making his Junior class debut a year later. He was crowned Spanish Champion in 2019 and finished fourth in the CIK FIA held in Finland. More recently, the young Spanish ace took 7th-place finish in the prestigious CIK FIA World Championship, which was held a few months ago highlighting in OK class. Besides, with the clear goal to gain more experience after his successful period in karting, Martí will also contest the UAE’s Formula 4 series to properly prepare his challenge in the F4 Spain.

García is revving up for his second season in the Spain’s premier single-seater series. The young Mexican talent finished 5th in the FIA Formula 4 Nacam before making his debut in Europe. García aims to make a strong run in the Spanish Formula 4 Championship with two years’ experience under his belt in single-seater racing.

Campos Racing and its Formula 4 drivers already completed their first collective tests last December ahead of their official debut in the series at Jarama, the season opener of the 7-round calendar, next 10-11 April.

Adrián Campos (Team Principal of Campos Racing): “Campos Racing has always believed that to give talented drivers the opportunity to race with us was a fundamental part of our work. Pepe Martí will play a key role on the Spanish motorsport scene in the future and I’m pleased to see he is following the footsteps of big Spanish names working with Genís Marcó and our team. Øgaard brings his talent and experience, which will help us as team, and we expect to continue working together in the long term. Álex is a perfect example of the new generation of Mexican drivers who are making the leap abroad thanks to experienced Diego Menchaca.”

Sebastian Øgaard (Driver of Campos Racing): “I am very excited to join Campos racing for the 2021 Spanish F4 season. I already tested with Campos at the end of 2020 and we worked really well together. They are very professional and I think that we can achieve great results together. A massive thank you to my sponsors and family for giving me this opportunity.”

Pepe Martí (Driver of Campos Racing): “I am very happy to announce my partnership with a team with such history as Campos Racing for 2021 in the Spanish F4 Championship. We already tested together and we were really quick since the first outing so I am really looking forward to racing with them.”

Álex García (Driver of Campos Racing): “I am extremely happy joining Campos Racing as it is a team of huge success in motorsport. I feel sure we shall be able to achieve strong results together. Campos Racing is a highly professional racing team and I felt immediately at home from the first test. I would like to thank people who support me for allowing me this step forward in my career.”