Daruvala will be part of the 2017 Italian F4 Champion Marcus Armstrong and a driver but to be introduced within the Prema's three-car vary for the F3 Sequence, which replaces the GP3 on the Method 1 assist invoice subsequent yr.
This announcement marks the tip of his two-year partnership with Carlin, 20, with whom he has received two victories and eight podium finishes within the F3 European Championship. in 2017-18.
Final month, the Indian took half within the final spherical of the GP3 Sequence in Abu Dhabi to realize expertise of the race with Pirelli tires that might even be used within the new F3 collection.
"The brand new F3 collection goes to be very thrilling and a distinct expertise for me," mentioned Daruvala. "Driving an F1 weekend with Pirelli tires and an anticipated grid of 30 drivers will probably be enjoyable and difficult.
" I’m extraordinarily excited and proud to start this journey with Prema and I consider that we will obtain glorious outcomes collectively.
"I wish to thank Prema for placing my belief and giving me the chance to participate on this success. staff.
Prema staff director Rene Rosin added, "Jehan is unquestionably a promising prospect. We’ve got identified one another and respect one another for some time and we’re joyful that each one the factors are lastly gathered.
"He at all times impressed when he had good luck prior to now, and our aim will probably be to place him in the correct place. to specific his full potential.
"We’re assured that he’ll make nice progress whereas bringing us helpful data for the troublesome season forward. "
Daruvala was nurtured by Pressure India as a part of its" One Billion Hunter "program, however this affiliation is prone to finish on account of the sale of the F1 staff at a consortium led by Lawrence Stroll.
Robert Shwartzman, who, like Armstrong, is a part of the Ferrari Pilots Academy, is predicted to be companion of the Kiwi and Daruvala within the 2019 collection of Prema.