Doriane Pin selected for F4 test by FIA Women in Motorsports during Winfield contest

Feb 26, 2019 | F4 single-seater, News, Women in Motorsport FIA

Doriane Pin selected for F4 test by FIA Women in Motorsport during Winfield contest

15-year-old Doriane Pin has been awarded by the FIA Women in Motorsports Commission from 18 Volant Winfield finalists.

Doriane Pin, fifteen years old, has been selected from 71 contenders and 18 Volant Winfield finalists as the most deserving female driver.

She will have the opportunity to undergo race preparation training and F4 testing.

This award is part of a development programm initiated by the FIA Women in Motorsport Commission and Winfield Racing School.

Doriane Pin awarded by the FIA Women in Motorsport Commission during the Winfield Contest at Le Castellet , feb 2019

The 18 young drivers, boys and girls, aged between 14 and 17 years came together at the Circuit Paul Ricard (23-25 February) where they were trained and evaluated on different on and off-track activities.

As part of its mission to encourage young females in the sport, the FIA Women in Motorsport Commission pledged to support the most promising and deserving girl, should she not be the outright winner of the 2019 Volant Winfield.

FIA Women in Motorsport selected Doriane Pin as the most deserving female driver during Winfield Contest

LAs part of this Women in Motorsport initiative, Doriane Pin will now participate in:

– one full day of race preparation,

– simulator work,

– physical and mental tuition and coaching with Winfield Racing School,

– 2 official F4 test days with the FFSA Academy at the Paul Ricard Circuit Le Castellet.

Doriane Pin debriefed by the coach in the pitlane during Winfield contest at Le Castellet , feb 2019

Doriane, from France, said:

« I participated in the Volant Winfield and it’s for me an unforgettable moment. I learnt a lot of things during these three days thanks to all the coaching we had.

I am really happy to win the 2019 FIA Women in Motorsport Award with Winfield.

Of course I wanted to win the Volant Winfield but now I will focus on being ready for the 2019 F4 FFSA Academy championship. We still need to find more partnership but I will do my best to be on the grid.

Work hard and train hard are my mottos to reach the top level in motor sport. »

The FIA Women in Motorsports Commission detects young fast female drivers and   helps them in motorsports.

Jarno Trulli, former F1 driver and winner of Monaco Grand Prix in 2004, was a member of the jury for the 2019 Volant Winfield.

Closely monitoring drivers from trackside and then analysing the telemetry datas, Jarno Trulli clearly believed that young Doriane demonstrated good potential :

« Doriane just needs more experience but has strong driving skills ; congratulations to her », he said.

Former F1 driver Trulli analyses the top potential of Doriane Pin in F4, big congratulations

The Winfield Racing School has a long and illustrious history in motor sport and more than 30,000 aspiring racers from around the world have passed through the school in a bid to win the coveted Volant Winfield that rewards the best talent of each year with a full season in competition. The early careers of more than 30 Formula One drivers, two of whom went on to win five times the World Championship, started here, underlining the significance of this single-seater training programme and selection.

Doriane Pin selected for F4 test by FIA Women in Motorsport during Winfield contest

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Former F1 driver Trulli analizes top potential of Doriane Pin in F4, big congratulations

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When a F1 driver world champion of karting congratulates you for your late braking! Wow!!

Doriane Pin honoured by the FIA Women in Motorsport Commission during Winfield Challenge at Le Castellet , post feb 2019

Doriane Pin honoured by the FIA Women in Motorsport Commission 2019

Doriane Pin was selected to participate in the Winfield Contest at the Paul Ricard circuit. She was the youngest of the 71 contenders.

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