Acquits himself well against more experienced partner Kevin Magnussen, as team endure a tough year of transition in their first campaign as Renault's works squad. Scores just once - a tenth place in Malaysia - but shows enough speed and maturity to be retained for 2017.
Joins Lotus F1 Team as third and reserve driver to help with car development. Also takes part in 13 Friday practice sessions, earning him a 2016 race seat with the Enstone squad.
GP2 Series champion with four wins, eight further podiums, a series record 256 points and 19 consecutive points finishes. Makes Formula One test debut with Force India in Abu Dhabi.
Seventh overall in the GP2 Series with two wins, one further podium, one pole position and 12 top-10 finishes.
Finishes 11th in the GP2 Series standings with one win, two further podiums, and 12 top-10 finishes.
Moves up to GP2, finishing 28th in the main series, 19th in the Asia series, and fourth overall in the GP2 Finals.
Runner-up in the FIA Formula Two Championship after five wins, 10 podiums, and five poles.
Finishes 21st in the FIA Formula Two Championship.
Third overall in the Formula Palmer Audi series, with one win, 11 podiums, and three poles. Also takes third, with three podiums, in the Formula Palmer Audi Autumn Trophy.
Debut season in single-seaters - finishes 10th in the Formula Palmer Audi series, with two wins, four podiums, and one pole.