Breaking: A seat in the elite F1H2O series has been reserved for Ben Jelf
Tuesday, October 25: The F1 Atlantic Team has confirmed that Great Britain’s Ben Jelf will race alongside Duarte Benavente as the second member of the team starting with the final two rounds of the UIM F1H2O World Championship in Sharjah in mid-December
It was always going to happen, and we couldn’t be any more excited for you. Congratulations, Ben! We are encouraged to see the youth moving up to the advanced classes. We cannot wait to see Ben emerge onto the scene as the series’ future looks bright. During the final two races of the series for 2022, he will compete against some of the most talented drivers in the world. Stay tuned as this will be an exciting debut to watch.
The 22-year-old Briton is the son of three-time UIM F2 World Champion Colin Jelf, for whom he has worked as a race mechanic at various UIM F2 events. The youngster has been racing in the CPA Formula Grand Prix British Championship this season and clinched the 2022 CPA British F2 Championship crown earlier this month at Stewart by Lake in Bedfordshire, marking the first circuit racing title with low-emissions four-stroke Mercury Racing APX power.Source F1H2O
You can read the team’s full press release on their official Facebook Page Jelf Racing Team