Independent Trophy driver Adam Lacko will switch from Alfa Romeo to BMW at the next WTCC meeting in Magny-Cours
21 year old Lacko, who drove an Alfa 156 Gta at Monza, claimed a podium finish in the Independents' Trophy's in race two, has accepted a drive with Crawford Racing in a second BMW 320i alongside Carl Rosenblad.
The Czech driver had his first run in the car during the official testing in Monza. "He showed a huge potential," Crawford team manager Eje Elgh said. "His merit list is impressive despite his young age."
Carl Rosenblad sees his new team mate as a positive injection for the team: "It's always good to have a team mate to compare and analyse [data] with, but we will also be competitors and I will do my best to be the fastest."
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