The son of former F1 driver Johnny Cecotto is reported to be eyeing a test driver role withj Lotus for the 2011 season.
Johnny Cecotto Jr has spent recent seasons in GP2, although his role came to an early end in 2010 due to a lack of funds.
Despite that, the 21-year-old has been linked with Tony Fernandes' new GP2 team and Cecotto Jr added that talks were also ongoing an F1 role for the new campaign.
“In recent weeks I have had constant communications with the management of one formula one team who would have me for next season,” he told Agencia Venezolana de Noticias
. “It's an exciting proposal that would allow me to start as a test driver in November in Abu Dhabi.
“We are focused on putting together the budget that allows us to be not only a test driver in F1 but to also compete in GP2 with one of the top teams and fight for the win.”