Czech Republic Enter with Enge

The Czech Rebublic is the latest to sign up to A1 Grand Prix - with IRL star Tomas Enge confirmed as the team's lead driver

Czech Republic Enter with Enge

The franchise has been purchased by driver Antonin Charouz, who confirmed that Panther Racing's Enge will join Jarek Janis and Jan Charouz as the team's drivers.

The team has been assembled in time to enter the first round of the Championship at Brands Hatch later this month. Enge, however, will not be present, because he is racing in the IRL at Watkins Glen.

Antonin Charouz said: "It is fantastic for Czech motorsport that we have been able to get into this Series. It was not easy to get into this elite company and our good reputation built in various motorsport series including Formula One helped immensely.

"We are now negotiating with Czech TV stations to arrange live television coverage of the race and it is obviously a great opportunity for Czech companies to advertise around the world."

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