Racing Engineering's President Alfonso de Orleans-Borbon has set his GP2 Series drivers Jordan King and Alexander Rossi the task of securing the drivers' and teams' title in 2015.

The Spanish outfit finished fourth in teams' standings last season with Ferrari protege Raffaele Marciello and Monegasque driver Stefano Coletti competing for the team. This year Orleans-Borbon is delighted with the team's all-new driver line up and feels it is the most professional pairing on the GP2 grid.

"Both drivers work extremely hard and are only focused on getting the best out of their cars," Orleans-Borbon said. "As for the individual drivers both are extremely fast.

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The Racing Engineering team has a strong Formula 1 flavour to it this season. Rossi, who acted as former Formula 1 team Caterham's test driver between 2012 and 2014, is a race winner in GP2 while ex-Formula Renault 3.5 competitor King has recently been announced as Manor F1's development driver.

"Alex is the one with F1 experience, which shows in his methodology in how he goes about his work. His feedback is second to none. Jordan on the other hand is a rookie, but it feels like he has already done a season in GP2, great to work with and a team player, everyone loves to work with him."

The GP2 season opener will run as the support series to the Formula 1 Bahrain Grand Prix and the teams have enjoyed pre-season testing at the Sakhir circuit ahead of this weekend's curtain raiser. Racing Engineering's King set the quickest time at the final test and Orleans-Borbon is confident his drivers can put in strong performances to challenge for podium places.

"I think, barring any unforeseen issues, that both drivers are quite strong for Bahrain," he added. "They are comfortable with the cars and everyone knows what needs to be done. So podium finishes for both is quite possible.

"We are here to win the championship, especially the drivers' title."