Campos Racing have signed Lola Lovinfosse for the inaugural F1 Academy season in 2023. The French driver will join Nerea Martí at the Spanish outfit.

Lovinfosse started in karts in 2018 in the IAME Winter Cup X30 Juniors. She competed in the Trofeo delle Industrie in 2019, achieving a top 10 finish. She also achieved a top 15 in the 2020 WSK Champions Cup – OK. The 17-year-old then stepped up to single seaters in 2021. She debuted in the Spanish F4 Championship, accumulating vital experience in the junior category.

Ahead of the F1 Academy season getting underway, Lovinfosse said that she couldn’t wait to get started with Campos and excited to be joining the team.

“I’m very proud to be joining Campos Racing in the new F1 Academy. I’m so thankful and honoured to take part in this championship with such a professional and experienced team. I want to thank Campos Racing for this amazing opportunity and for believing in me.

“I will do my best to put the colors of Campos Racing at the top. I’m sure we will achieve great things together. We are more ready than ever for this season.”

Campos Racing Team Principal Adrián Campos added: “We are pleased to have Lola (Lovinfosse) with us for the very first season of F1 Academy. Lola has already proved to be a strong Formula 4 contender and no doubts she is ready to take a key role in this new category. She is an excellent driver and we can set ambitious goals together.”

The F1 Academy season will get underway in Spielberg, Austria on April 28-29.