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Richard Branson is reserve driver for Formula E NYC ePrix

Alex Lynn fills in for Jose Maria Lopez.

The 66-year-old billionaire is ready to race.

REPORT: USF1 signs pay-drive deal with Jose Maria Lopez

Reports circulating the motorsport press indicate that USF1 has signed a provisional contract with Argentine driver Jose Maria Lopez to drive for the new team next season. The arrangement, however, depends on Lopez bringing with him $8 million in sponsorship dollars, of which the young South American reportedly already has 80% in his coffers.