F1WEEKLY PODCAST NUMBER 613 SPECIAL INTERVIEW WITH FERRARI YOUNG DRIVER DEVELOPMENT TEAM MEMBER LANCE STROLL
Born on 29 October 1998 in Montreal (Quebec), Lance’ s karting curriculum is impressive: already on his record are two wins in the Canadian national championship in the Rotax Mini Max category as well as Coupe de Montreal and Coupe du Quebec Micro Max Championship in 2008 and both Mini Max Championships in 2009. Last year, Lance finished sixth in the World Finals at Lonato in the Mini Roc category and second in the Rotax Micro Max Florida Winter Tour, a series he won this year in Mini Max along with taking the title in the Tag/Cadet Florida Winter Tour. Nominated by the Fedération Sport Automobile du Quebec as Rookie of the Year in 2008 and Driver of the Year the following year, in 2010 he won no less than four titles in the Florida Winter Tour, in the Canadian ASN Championship and the Coupe de Quebec.
In 2011 Lance Stroll ran with Dino Chiesa Team in the Italian kart Championship and he finished eighteen while in the WSK Euro Series with 44 points to take ninth place in the KF3 class championship. This year, the Canadian youngster continues racing in the KFR3 class, again with the Chiesa team.