SérgioSetteCâmaraafter recently signing with MP Motorsport, will move by 2017 into the GP2 Series and will be debuting with the team at the Yas Marina Circuit in Abu Dhabi, during the post season test.

The Brazilian who also hopes to be competing in the Formula 1 soon enough, moves up to the GP2 series having spent just two seasons in the FIA European Formula 3 Championship.

What is however unclear is if the eighteen year old would be retaining his place within the Red Bull Junior Team. Talking about his new big jump, SetteCâmara had this to say,

“I am extremely happy to announce that next year I will be competing in the GP2 Series,”

“It is a very competitive category with sensational cars.

“The teams are very professional, and all drivers are very fast and talented. It is a big step in relation to F3 on a platform where I can learn a lot; I can’t wait to sit in the car and start to push.

“I am grateful for the opportunity to compete with the team and I hope soon I can get closer to my trajectory towards F1.”

SetteCâmara also believes that he can garner some kind of positive result during the season next year, in addition to learning and acquiring more knowledge. He also sees the MP Motorsport as a great team and is sure that with this experience, would come some assistance in terms of expected results and his quests for mileage.

Sander Dorsman talked about the teen, calling him “an outstanding young talent” and stated that everyone at MP Motorsport was very pleased to be working with him. He commended some of his great performances this year at Formula 3, while not forgetting his recent podium at the Grand Prix in Macau.