Mann joins Cram for debut season

Pippa Mann will become the first woman to compete in the World Series by Renault, having joined Cram by P1 Europe for the 2007 season

Mann joins Cram for debut season

The British driver will step up from Formula Renault, where she competed in both the UK championship and the Eurocup.

The 23-year-old drove for Pons Racing and Draco Motorsport in winter testing, but she eventually decided to join Cram where she will work with former Comtec Racing engineer Roly Vincini.

"Since I first drove the hybrid World Series car last September I knew this was where I wanted to be," Mann said.

"When the opportunity arose to work with Roly again I jumped at it. This is going to be a learning year for me, but I am confident that I will be able to fulfil my potential."

Mann joins Cram after racing for World Series by Renault champions Comtec Racing in Formula Renault, where her best result of 2006 was a ninth place in a UK Championship round at Donington Park.

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