The images of the Bahrain Grand Prix still turn the stomach of more than one fan of the Formula 1. Romain Grosjean hit one of the protection fences at more than 250 kilometers per hour and it caused a great explosion. From there, the Frenchman lived a dramatic 20 seconds while fighting for his life. However, two months after that accident, confirmed that will run again.
Only a sprained ankle and burns in some parts of his body were the consequences that Grosjean has yet to go through. After several weeks of recovery, and some operation to improve his injuries, the former pilot of Haas gave a news that delights all fans of the motor world. Grosjean will not return to Formula 1, but his return will be in one of the most important categories.
Through his social networks, the Frenchman confirmed that this year he will be participating in the championship of IndyCar, in the U.S. However, it will not be present at all races. His contract specifies that he will compete in all circuits, except the ovals, including historical ones 500 Miles from Indianapolis that will run on May 30.
«New year, new challenge! Very excited to be able to compete with the team Dale Coyne Racing this year at IndyCar. I’ll be racing the 51st DCR with RickWareRacing. I have many things to learn, but really looking forward to starting this new chapter of my career, ”wrote the experienced Formula 1 driver.
Romain Grosjean competed in 179 Formula 1 Grand Prix and achieved ten podiums, with no victories. The first top three he got was in the Bahrain Grand Prix 2012 with a third place. His best results were two second places in the majors Canada Awards 2012 Y U.S in 2013.
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