Julien Falchero becomes ART Junior Team’s third 2016 signing

Julien Falchero

Photo: V de V Sports

The ART Junior Team has named Julien Falchero as its third Formula Renault driver for the coming season.

The Frenchman joins Max Defourny and Will Palmer at the team, will all three due to compete in both the Eurocup and NEC.

Falchero, who turns 19 in March, finished second in the V de V single-seater category in 2015 driving a GSK Grand Prix Formula Renault car.

He also stepped up with GSK to do the Alps series round at Misano and Eurocup finale at Jerez.

He went on to do Eurocup tests with Tech 1 Racing at Jerez and Aragon before joining ART Junior Team at Paul Ricard, where he placed inside the top 10 on both days.

Eurocup Formula Renault 2.0 2016 line-up so far
Teams Drivers
Josef Kaufmann Racing Lando Norris, Jehan Daruvala
Fortec Motorsports Bruno Baptista, Ferdinand Habsburg, Vasily Romanov
Tech 1 Racing Sacha Fenestraz, Gabriel Aubry, Hugo de Sadeleer
ART Junior Team Max Defourny, Will Palmer, Julien Falchero
JD Motorsport James Allen
AVF Henrique Chaves
Avenir by ARTA Engineering Hugo Sugnot-Darniche