Andre Lotterer Ready for F1 Aged 32

Born in Germany, but brought up in Belgium, Lotterer, 32, has raced in the British and German F3 series before being named Jaguar's F1 test driver in 2002 on his way to his F1 race debut this Sunday.

updated: August 22, 2014 17:24 IST
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Germany's Andre Lotterer, 32, talks to the media in the paddock at the Spa-Francorchamps circuit in Spa.


Spa: Andre Lotterer may be twice as old as F1's latest teenage sensation Jos Verstappen but the 32-year-old intends to seize his opportunity this weekend when he takes over Kamui Kobayashi's Caterham seat at the Belgian Grand Prix.

"Sure, it came a little bit later than expected, but I cannot say I feel a worse driver at 32 than years ago!" said the three-time Le Mans winner.

"It's the opposite. I managed to get a lot of experience and feel much more confident over the years. Age is a number.

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