British F3 Driver - Manuel Maldonado #33

Manuel Maldonado

Manuel Maldonado will return to the BRDC British F3 Championship in 2018, racing once more with Fortec Motorsports. 

The Venezuelan finished 12th overall in his maiden BRDC British F3 campaign with the team in 2017, and showed strong development as the year progressed, culminating in regular top-10 finishes, with a best result of sixth on the Silverstone Grand Prix circuit.

Maldonado, the cousin of former-F1 ace Pastor, also enjoyed strong performances on the Brands Hatch Grand Prix circuit and at the season finale at Donington, where he scooped a trio of top-10 finishes. 

Prior to his British F3 graduation, Maldonado raced in Italian F4 and the MRF Challenge in 2016, following a karting career that saw him compete in both the United Kingdom and Europe.

Career Highlights

2017 12th overall in BRDC British F3
2016 Italian Formula 4 Championship
MRF Challenge
2015 Rotax Max Wintercup - Rotax Max Senior
2014 Super One National Rotax Max Junior

GB3 Championship

Fortec Motorsports#33
Age 17
Nationality Venezuelan
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