The Russian racer of the Formula 2 Artem Markelov told who is his idol in sports, and he compared Ayrton Senna himself.
“I started racing at the age of 11 and spent five years in the Russian karting. After that I moved to Europe. I came a long way to be here.
My sports hero? Ayrton Senna. He is a legendary racer, and he was awesome in Monaco, like me. He really was awesome in the rain, and when I played in karting, I had the same nickname as him.
Best achievement in your career? Second place in Formula 2. Best race? Monaco, when I broke from 15-th position on the first” — said Artem Markelov in an interview to the press service of Formula 2.
Season 2020 Markelov should spend in the team Formula-2 “HWA”.