Ugo Ugochukwu Signs McLaren F1 Contract At 13 Making History As a Nigerian American

UGO UGOCHUKWU SIGNS MCLAREN F1 CONTRACT AT 13 MAKING HISTORY AS A NIGERIAN AMERICAN
Ugo Ugochukwu Signs McLaren F1 Contract At 13 Making History As a Nigerian American…
British Formula 1 Racing company McLaren has revealed that they have signed a long term contract agreement with 13 years old Nigerian American Ugo Ugochukwu, son of super model and one time M-net Face Of Africa Winner Oluchi Onweagba Orlandi.
He was signed on a long term bases into their Tailored Young Drivers Program on which he would be groomed to become an F1 senior champion like British 7 times World F1 Drivers Championship title winner and World number one F1 driver Lewis Hamilton who is an alumni of the programme and was recruited at same age as Ugo Ugochukwu.

 

 

Ugo Ugochukwu who started Karting in 2013 before being signed to McLaren, has won several titles for himself competing at junior Formula 1 ( karting ) racing competitions in America and Europe. He holds the record of being the Winner of the 2020 FIA European Karting Championship, and 2018 COTA JR championship.

 

 

Ugo Ugochukwu Signs McLaren F1 Contract At 13 Making History As a Nigerian American…
McLaren took to their official Twitter handle @McLarenF1 to announce his signing with the following tweet:

 

“McLaren Racing is pleased to announce a long-term agreement with Ugo Ugochukwu, the promising young driver from the USA.”

 

 

Ugo Ugochukwu Signs McLaren F1 Contract At 13 Making History As a Nigerian American

 

https://mobile.twitter.com/McLarenF1/status/1373983387401265159

 

 

Speaking on his signing into the McLaren F1 racing family, McLaren CEO Zak Brown said the folowing:

 

“We’ve been watching Ugo’s progress with interest, so when the opportunity to sign an agreement with him became available, we had no hesitation moving on it. Now we’ll focus on giving Ugo the right support when he needs it to help him fulfil his potential.”

 

 

Andreas Seidi, Principal of the team that would be handling his grooming at McLaren said the following about Ugo’s signing:

 

“This signing reflects our refocused approach to identifying and supporting new talent, away from a formal young driver programme to a more tailored basis.
Ugo is a promising young talent with strong development prospects. While he is still early in his career, it is clear he has the ingredients to be successful in the sport.”

 

 

His mum Oluchi Onweagba Orlandi who couldn’t hold her excitement in seeing her son sign a long-term contract with F1 Champions grooming brand McLaren took to her official Instagram handle @oluchi1 and posted the following:

 

“Thank you GOD! Angels in the heavenlies Thank you. Watch over your Son. @ugougochukwu It’s beyond us, mclaren.”

 

 

 

 

Congratulations to Oluchi and Ugu Ugochukwu. Keep beaming the light of hope for future Nigerian sports men and women as your success is a motivation to us all that there is no limitations where there are oportunities to chase ones dreams.

 

 

Ugo Ugochukwu Signs McLaren F1 Contract At 13 Making History As a Nigerian American…
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