Linux can read all Windows file systems that is not a problem.
As for the driver if it’s a .deb packet it should not be a problem installing it.
Otherwise you have to look up how to install a kernel module because that is what it’s going to be
Are you sure the stick even ships with linux drivers?
If there are linux drivers i’ll repeat that i would suggest using another distribution (Still trying to figure out why you want to use that one)
Apart from that you should also be able to just upgrade the kernel and leave the rest of the system as is: