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The Team/

Te r amo Rac i ng

«To wi n he r e , you need pe r f ec t i on»

Competing in the single seater panorama since two years ago, Roberto Di Giuseppe and his staff found that

Formula 4 is a positive ground to put their 20-year old experience in offroad racing to fruition

From 2015, the grid of the Italian Formula 4

Championship welcomed an almost

completely new entry, Teramo Racing Team.

The Abruzzo-based squad decided to join the

series for Tatuus-Abarth racecars to start a

new chapter in their history, fielding

Pescara’s Riccardo Ponzio. We found out

something more in a chat with Team

Principal Roberto Di Giuseppe.

Tell us something about your team...

«Our team came to light in 1995 to race in

rally, hillclimb and ice competition. With the

passing of time, we wanted to bring new

young talents to the road racing arena so we

decided to join Formula 4. This is our second


What did you find out in your first

approach to single seaters?

«There is an huge attention, almost

micrometric, in defining the set-up, the lines

and all the detail. Winning means that you

did things at least 99 percent perfect».

How do you define your experience with

the Tatuus car?

«The series was launched in 2014, so it’s

pretty modern. I think that it’s still

exponentially growing and it will have a

stable future in the coming years. For this

reason, buying the car is a great investments,

there is no concern about having a product

that will become obsolete shortly. It’s also

easy to manage on-track, ideal for the guys

coming from karting. The monocoque is

pretty tough, and the car basically becomes

new again just by replacing a few details».

What’s the best quality of the Formula 4


«The main strong point is the price versus

performance ratio. The gap to Formula 3 is

not large at all, about one second per

kilometer, but the cost is four times lower. In

addition to the learning process, young

drivers can also have lots of fun».

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«Obviously we try to take the best out of it.

We are a little disadvantaged compared to

our contenders because our driver does not

have a karting background. We are trying to

make up together with professionalism and