As a Red Bull junior, Crawford will make the switch to the European Formula 4 divisions this year. At Van Amersfoort Racing he becomes a teammate of Jonny Edgar, another Red Bull talent who has already had a season in Italian Formula 4.
“It’s an incredible roller coaster ride,” Crawford rejoices when confirming his new challenge. “I am proud that Red Bull has so much confidence in my skills that it has included me in the talent program. I can hardly comprehend that many famous Formula 1 circuits will be my work environment next year. Participate in German and Italian Formula 4 will be the biggest challenge of my life. ”
“That I can embark on this adventure with Van Amersfoort Racing is all I could wish for. The team has proven itself and the atmosphere within the team is great. I can’t wait!”, Says one of impatient Crawford.
Van Amersfoort Racing has a very rich history in Formula racing and has a wonderful honors list. Jos and Max Verstappen, Charles Leclerc and Tom Coronel, among others, drove for the Dutch team. It points to great confidence that in 2020 Red Bull will park no less than two of its juniors at Van Amersfoort Racing for a Formula 4 program. The racing team of Frits van Amersfoort helped Red Bull talent Dennis Hauger to a dominant title in the Italian last year Formula 4.