JANUARY 20, 2005

Kolles to lead Midland F1

German Formula 3 team owner Colin Kolles has been involved with the Midland F1 team since the very beginning of the project and he has now been named managing director of Midland. Trevor Carlin will be the team's sporting director.

In recent years the Regensburg-based Kolles has run Formula 3 teams for Mercedes-Benz in the Formula 3 Euro Cup series.