Jordan Confirm Kiesa for Germany

Jordan Grand Prix have confirmed today that Nicolas Kiesa will drive the team's third car in the Friday practice for the German Grand Prix

Jordan Confirm Kiesa for Germany

Kiesa will be replacing Robert Doornbos, who has joined Minardi in place of Patrick Friesacher.

"I'm pleased to give Nicolas Kiesa this well-deserved opportunity," Colin Kolles, Jordan's managing director said in a statement. "He has proven himself to be a talented and consistent driver in the junior categories, as well as at the F1 level.

"We're looking forward to working with him this weekend, when we will also discuss our longer-term position. I would also like to thank Robert Doornbos for the work he has done for Jordan as our Friday test driver and wish him well in his career."

Nicolas Kiesa commented: "I am very excited about the opportunity to drive for Jordan Grand Prix. I want to do a good job for the team and help them with their preparation and data gathering. I am really looking forward to this experience and I cannot wait to drive the car on Friday in Hockenheim."

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