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Todt Confirms Bianchi’s Long Term Ferrari Deal

Nicolas Todt has confirmed Jules Bianchi, the current Formula 3 EuroSeries champion has signed a long term deal with Ferrari following yesterday’s test in Jerez.

The young driver has signed a deal but his position in the team is unknown, possibly going to be a reserve driver or maybe Ferrari have signed a pre-contract for 2012 when race seats will become available.

“We are very happy to do this long-term deal, which was completed a short time ago,” Todt told Autosport

“His role is undefined for the moment, but from now on, he will be at Ferrari’s disposal. His first Ferrari drive is obviously at this young driver test.”

He will race with ART GP in GP2 next season.

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