Formula Palmer Audi winter testing is set to get underway tomorrow at Bedford Autodrome, with further sessions on 24 November, and 4, 8 and 9 December.

Potential drivers will be given one-to-one tuition, a race mechanic and a data engineer during a two hour session a driver coach will be on hand to advise during the text.

The sessions will give the chance to those looking to join the 2010 FPA season uninterrupted track time in a non-pressurised environment.

A test at Bedford Autodrome consists of:

  • Seat fit in workshop
  • Sighting laps with driver coach
  • Full FPA test – 2 or 3 hour options available
  • Full de-brief and data analysis

How to get involved

A two hour test in an FPA car costs £950+VAT and a three hour test costs £1250+VAT. Further dates and information are available on request.

The 2010 Formula Palmer Audi Championship calendar and full package will be announced in the coming weeks, and the £50,000 scholarship prize towards a drive in the 2011 FIA Formula Two Championship is set to continue. By joining Formula Palmer Audi in 2010 and competing for the unique F2 scholarship prize you could quickly be on the ladder to Formula One.

Driver enquiries for testing and/or the 2010 Formula Palmer Audi Championship should be made to Chris Dredge. He can be contacted by phone on +44 (0)1234 332439 or by email on