Tag Archive: Adrian Sutil
“This is a very important test”
Adrian Sutil has questioned Lotus’ decision to sit out the opening test of the official 2014 pre-season period.
Caterham to unveil 2014 car at Jerez
Lotus, fourth in 2013 but struggling with financial problems, said earlier this week it will not be at Jerez for the first four-day test, which will feature all-new cars and turbo V6 engines for the first time.
“We are also talking about testing for the super license.”
Sergey Sirotkin says he has “no doubt” he will drive a Sauber at his inaugural home grand prix in Russia next year.
Esteban Gutierrez, and his Telmex backing, are staying at Sauber in 2014.
With Adrian Sutil already signed, the news completes the Swiss team’s driver lineup for next year, even though it was earlier believed Russian Sergey Sirotkin was a key part of a crucial investment deal.
The Mexican first tested with the team at Jerez in late 2009.
The Sauber F1 Team is pleased to announce that Esteban Gutiérrez will stay on for the 2014 season, completing the driver line-up together with Adrian Sutil.
Esteban Gutierrez is set to secure one of the four last race seats on the 2014 grid.
Bianca Garloff, the correspondent for the German publication Sport Bild, reported exclusively that Sauber will make the announcement about Adrian Sutil’s teammate on Friday.
“Look who we found getting comfortable in his seat”
After spending his entire career to date with Force India, Adrian Sutil on Wednesday began his next F1 chapter.
Sauber is still scrambling to secure its future, according to the latest reports.
The Swiss team has now announced that Adrian Sutil is replacing the Force India-bound Nico Hulkenberg in 2014.
Sauber said it will announce Sutil’s teammate “at a later date”.
Red Bull’s Dr Helmut Marko thinks Sauber has made a good choice by signing Adrian Sutil for 2014.
The second driver for the 2014 season will be announced at a later date.
The Sauber F1 Team is pleased to announce Adrian Sutil as one of its drivers in 2014. The German will embark on his seventh season in Formula One with the Swiss outfit.
Both of Force India’s race drivers this year are now looking for new jobs.
The Silverstone based team is heading into 2014 with Nico Hulkenberg alongside Sergio Perez, ousting both Adrian Sutil and Paul di Resta.
“I think there are good opportunities for me to continue in formula one”
Esteban Gutierrez says his “priority” is to stay at Sauber in 2014, even though the Mexican does not appear first in line for a seat with the Swiss team.
Paul di Resta has admitted that his formula one career appears over.
The Scot is being sued in London’s High Court by former manager Anthony Hamilton, and during testimony on Tuesday, the 27-year-old admitted he is unlikely to return for a fourth season with Force India in 2014.
Force India on Tuesday named only one of its drivers for the 2014 season.
As predicted, the Silverstone based team said its 2012 race driver, German Nico Hulkenberg, is returning to Force India next year after a single season with Sauber.
Announcement to be made by the Silverstone based team later
One of the last significant pieces of the 2014 ‘silly season’ puzzle will fall into place on Tuesday, the German news agency SID reports.
“I think I did a good job”
In a clear sign he is leaving the Silverstone based team, Adrian Sutil has described this year’s orange Force India car as a “carrot”.
The final pieces of the 2014 grid are now set to fall into place.
With the possible – albeit unlikely – exception of Caterham and Marussia, the only team with full driver stability heading into next season will be Mercedes.
Hulkenberg and Perez for Force India in 2014
That is the claim of Germany’s reliable Sport Bild, as it emerged that the German had until midnight to take up an option granted recently by the Silverstone based team, for whom Hulkenberg raced last year.
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