Press Release Formula 3 Italia
In a move that completes the Veneto-based squad for the 2011 Italian F.3 Championship, Prema Powerteam agreed terms with Andrea Roda, who'll be partnering Michael Lewis and Raffaele Marciello for the upcoming season. Born in 1990, Roda will provide talent and experience, as he already entered the series in 2010 after making his way through the F.Renault ranks in Italy and Europe.
"The arrival of Roda is something really important for us as it will bring the experience we needed for the growth of rookies Lewis and Marciello, as well as the whole team. Andrea is a professional-minded guy, and raced all around Italy and Europe with F.Renault and F.3 cars. He has everything it takes to make an huge step forward".
"I'm extremely happy to have agreed terms with Prema for the 2011 Italian F.3 Championship. I'm sure I'll be able to work and merge well with the team and keep improving my driving technique. If the work made in preseason testing and during the championship will pay its dividends, as I believe, I think we'll be able to get some positive results together. I'm really motivated and I'm looking forward to this new challenge. I can't wait to start!"