Swiss native Louis developed a passion for motorsport at an early age, with father Jean-Denis participating in various categories, including Formula 1. Louis followed in his footsteps, winning the 2015 Formula Renault 2.0 title, before finishing a close runner-up in the Formula Renault 3.5 Series.
The 23-year-old stepped up to Formula 2 in 2017 and has emerged as a formidable front-runner and regular points scorer, taking five podiums and P8 in the 2019 standings. He’s also accumulated some valuable Formula 1 experience, having tested for Haas F1 Team and secured a position as the squad’s simulator driver during 2019 and 2020.
A Formula 3 champion in his homeland of Brazil, the son of the legendary three-time Formula 1 champion Nelson made the move across the Atlantic in 2016 to race in the European series.
A race-winner in GP3, Pedro ran at the front of the reborn 30-driver FIA Formula 3 Championship in 2019, claiming victory at Spa, en route to P5 in the final points standings.
Louis and Pedro are racing identical spec-chassis F2/20 cars in this season’s FIA Formula Two Championship.
Designed and constructed by Dallara, our cars are powered by a 3.4-litre, turbocharged engine that produces 620hp.
Our F2/20 cars have been designed to mirror the latest technical and safety updates in Formula One. Each car weighs just 755kg including the driver.
The current generation F2 car is faster than its normally-aspirated predecessor, accelerating from 0-100 km/h in just 2.9 seconds.