Title: Aston Martin Aramco Cognizant F1 Academy Welcomes Tina Hausmann as its 2024 F1 Academy Driver
Introduction: In an exciting announcement, Aston Martin Aramco Cognizant Formula One Team has proudly introduced 17-year-old Swiss sensation Tina Hausmann as its 2024 F1 Academy driver. Tina will be competing for PREMA Racing in the sophomore season of the all-female F1 Academy series, which will run parallel to the Formula One races. This talented young driver has already made impressive strides in her motorsport career and is set to make her mark on the global stage.
17-year-old Swiss prodigy Tina Hausmann has been selected as the Aston Martin Aramco Cognizant F1 Academy driver for the upcoming 2024 season. Hailing from Zurich, Tina will represent PREMA Racing in the all-female F1 Academy series, which features seven rounds that will coincide with the Formula One races. Embracing the team’s iconic green overalls, Tina will showcase her skills in a specially designed Aston Martin livery.
Tina’s journey in motorsport began at an early age when she ventured into karting at the tender age of seven. Her exceptional talent and passion quickly became apparent, leading her to achieve remarkable performances in junior categories such as the Swiss Rotax Mini and OK-Junior series. Tina’s prowess further propelled her to compete in the DKM and ADAC Masters championships in Germany.
After a successful year competing in Formula 4, Tina joins the prestigious F1 Academy grid. Her debut in the Spanish Formula Winter Series garnered attention as she secured her first podium finish after minimal testing time in the race car. Tina’s recent triumph in the highly competitive Italian F4 championship further solidifies her position as a rising star in the motorsport world.
The Aston Martin Aramco Cognizant Formula One Team is delighted to expand its collaboration with Jessica Hawkins, who will assume the role of Head of Racing for F1 Academy. Joining the team as a Driver Ambassador in 2021, Jessica made history by becoming the first woman in almost five years to drive a modern F1 car during her debut test in Hungary. Jessica’s extensive motorsport experience will provide valuable mentorship for Tina both on and off the track.
Renowned racing outfit PREMA Racing is equally thrilled to have Tina on board for the upcoming F1 Academy series. As a team widely revered by young drivers, PREMA Racing’s expertise will undoubtedly aid Tina’s continued development as she progresses in her motorsport career.
Tina expressed her excitement about joining the F1 Academy, acknowledging the incredible opportunity it presents. She anticipates gaining invaluable experience from racing at new tracks in front of large crowds. Tina also emphasized the honor of representing the Aston Martin Aramco Cognizant Formula One Team, highlighting the support and comfort she has already experienced at the AMR Technology Campus. Having Jessica Hawkins as a mentor adds significant value, as both drivers understand the importance of inspiring the next generation of female drivers.
Jessica Hawkins shared her enthusiasm for mentoring Tina in this exciting phase of her motorsport journey. Having mentored young drivers before, Jessica understands the transformative impact of competing on a global stage. She aims to provide support and guidance to Tina throughout the season, recognizing the challenges and growth opportunities that lie ahead.
PREMA Racing Team Principal René Rosin expressed immense delight in welcoming Tina to the team. Recognizing her potential, he believes that with the support of PREMA Racing, the F1 Academy, and the Aston Martin Aramco Cognizant Formula One Team, Tina will continue making significant strides towards becoming a top contender in the sport.
2024 F1 Academy Calendar:
– The F1 Academy series will feature seven rounds, taking place alongside the Formula One races.
The Aston Martin Aramco Cognizant Formula One Team proudly welcomes Tina Hausmann as its 2024 F1 Academy driver. Tina’s journey from karting to Formula 4 and now the F1 Academy series exemplifies her exceptional talent and dedication. With the support of her mentors and renowned teams like PREMA Racing, Tina is set to achieve great success in her motorsport career. As she prepares to compete at prestigious tracks in front of global audiences, Tina’s participation in the all-female F1 Academy series represents a significant milestone in advancing women’s representation in motorsport.