Tag Archive: Banco do Brasil

Nov 07

Rookie bursts into F1 amid Sauber ‘crisis’

Felipe Nasr, a low-profile F1 presence until now, has burst into a storm in the Interlagos paddock.

2014-06-07_0218 Earlier, Sauber shocked the entire paddock with the news that Brazilian Nasr, Williams’ 22-year-old reserve, and his sponsor Banco do Brasil will be Marcus Ericsson’s teammate at the Swiss team in 2015. Read the rest of this entry »

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Nov 06

Sauber signs Nasr and sponsor for second seat

Sauber has locked Adrian Sutil, Esteban Gutierrez and Giedo van der Garde out of formula one for now.

IMG_5901-2 The Swiss team has instead signed Williams reserve Felipe Nasr, and his sponsor Banco do Brasil, to be Caterham refugee Marcus Ericsson’s teammate in 2015. Read the rest of this entry »

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Nov 05

Sauber F1 Team announces Felipe Nasr as its driver for 2015

Felipe Nasr completes the driver line-up alongside Marcus Ericsson.

07 - Sauber F1 TeamThe Sauber F1 Team is pleased to announce Felipe Nasr as its driver for the 2015 season and Banco do Brasil as its partner. Read the rest of this entry »
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Oct 20

Marko yet to tell Sainz of plans for 2015

Even now crowned the new Formula Renault 3.5 champion, Carlos Sainz jr is still in the dark about his F1 future.

Carlos Sainz - Spa 2014 Clearly the cream of Red Bull’s hopeful clan of young development drivers, the 20-year-old is in the running to replace Daniil Kvyat at Toro Rosso in 2015. But with the 17-year-old Max Verstappen already signed up, it is clear that team boss Franz Tost and owner Dietrich Mateschitz think keeping the experienced Jean-Eric Vergne on board might be the smarter play. Read the rest of this entry »

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Feb 25

Felipe Nasr’s uncle and manager insists the Brazilian is the “real third driver” at Williams this year

Williams’ Nasr the ‘real third driver’ – manager

Dams - Felipe Nasr 01 The comments made by Amir Nasr, a well-known figure in the world of Brazilian motor racing, follow news Susie Wolff will drive the new Williams on Friday at both the British and German grands prix this year. Read the rest of this entry »

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Feb 22

F1 news update: Nasr, Schumacher, Bahrain, Ecclestone

Brazilian Felipe Nasr, and his sponsor Banco do Brasil, have joined Williams.

150x80-flagworldf1 GP2 frontrunner Nasr, 22, is the British team’s new reserve driver, and Williams said he will take part in five Friday morning practice sessions this year. Read the rest of this entry »

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Feb 21

Williams and Banco do Brasil announce New Partnership

The Banco do Brasil logo will appear on the Williams Mercedes FW36

09 - Williams F1 Team Williams (Ticker: WGF1) is pleased to announce a new partnership agreement with Banco do Brasil, Brazil’s largest financial institution. Read the rest of this entry »

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Feb 19

Nasr, Banco do Brasil set to join resurgent Williams

Claire Williams would not confirm the Nasr deal

2014-01-30 - Williams F1 Team - FW36 Claire Williams Felipe Nasr and his sponsor Banco do Brasil look set to become the next pieces of the puzzle for Williams’ promising campaign in 2014. Read the rest of this entry »

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Feb 07

Nasr set for Friday role at Williams – report

One of the very last seats in formula one is set to be filled by rookie Felipe Nasr.

GP2 - Marcus Ericsson (DAMS), Jolyon Palmer (Carlin), Felipe Nasr (Carlin) Last November, we reported that following countryman Felipe Massa’s move to Williams for 2014, another Brazilian looked set to become the official reserve driver at Grove. Read the rest of this entry »

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Nov 14

Reserve Nasr to join Massa at Williams in 2014

Felipe Nasr could be the next Brazilian piece of the puzzle for Williams.

GP2 - Marcus Erisson (DAMS), Fabio Leimer (Racing Engineering), Felipe Nasr (Carlin)It is believed the appointment of Felipe Massa for 2014 could entice the Brazilian oil company Petrobras back to the famous British F1 team. Read the rest of this entry »

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Oct 18

Nasr looking for 2014 Friday practice seat

“I am keeping the goal.  We are looking for it”

Dams - Felipe Nasr 03 Felipe Nasr, whose name rhymes with that of his Ferrari-racing countryman, is hopeful of breaking into formula one in 2014. Read the rest of this entry »

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Sep 10

Marko rules out Felipe Nasr for Toro Rosso seat

“Despite being in the championship for a while he has not won a race.”

GP2 - Felipe Nasr (Carlin)Dr Helmut Marko has denied reports Felipe Nasr is in the running to replace the Red Bull-bound Daniel Ricciardo at Toro Rosso next year. Read the rest of this entry »

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Aug 28

Nasr ‘knocking’ at Toro Rosso – report

“I need a Brazilian driver” – Ecclestone

Dams - Felipe Nasr 01A young Brazilian has leapt to the front of the queue to become the next Toro Rosso driver. Read the rest of this entry »

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