Tag Archive: Cadena SER

Jul 04

Skull surgery for de Villota after Marussia crash

Set to be transferred from her hospital in Cambridge to a hospital in London, perhaps for further surgery.

2012-03-15 - Australian Grand Prix 2012 Thursday #1 5362012-03-08 - Marussia F1 Team - Maria De VillotaMaria de Villota is undergoing surgery after fracturing her skull in Tuesday’s accident, Spanish motor racing federation chief Carlos Gracia said on Wednesday. And the British newspaper the Mirror said doctors are battling to save the sight in one of the Marussia test driver’s eyes, after her helmeted head took the brunt of the impact into the side of a lorry loading ramp at the Duxford airfield. Read the rest of this entry »


Jun 01

Alonso tips Massa to maintain Monaco form

Fernando Alonso has tipped his beleaguered teammate Felipe Massa to continue to recover from his career low.

2012-05-27 - Scuderia Ferrari - Monaco - Fernando Alonso 022012-05-27 - Scuderia Ferrari - Monaco - Felipe Massa 01Prior to Monaco, speculation hinted that the Brazilian Massa could be imminently ousted by Ferrari, having struggled so much at the wheel of the F2012. But in the Principality, where Massa has a home, the 30-year-old seemed to bounce back onto form, quelling for now the calls for him to be dumped.

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Mar 08

Alguersuari in McLaren test driver talks – report

Jaime Alguersuari is reportedly in talks with McLaren about becoming a test driver.

2011-07-24 - Scuderia Toro Rosso - Germany - Jaime Alguersuari 42011-07-09 - Scuderia Toro Rosso - Britain - Jaime Alguersuari 2The former Toro Rosso racer was speaking with Spanish radio Cadena Ser, after being revealed as a radio co-commentator for the 2012 season with Britain’s BBC. Read the rest of this entry »


Sep 13

Alguersuari not happy with Webber’s new deal

“I want to be with a team that can win races.”

2011-07-24 - Scuderia Toro Rosso - Germany - Jaime Alguersuari 12011-05-20 - Scuderia Toro Rosso - Spain - Jaime Alguersuari 6Jaime Alguersuari has admitted he was not happy when he learned that Mark Webber has secured a new contract with Red Bull for 2012. Spaniard Alguersuari and his Toro Rosso teammate Sebastien Buemi were hoping they would be considered for the seat at the energy drink-owned company’s main team.

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Jul 04

Carabante sells Hispania team to Japan’s Nomura

Jose Ramon Carabante has sold his formula one team HRT, according to Spanish media reports.

2010-11-13 - Hispania F1 Racing Team - Jose Ramon Carabante - Jose Carabante AguileraNOMURAAS and ABC newspapers, as well as Cadena Ser radio, say the Spanish team has been bought by Japanese industrial and financial group Nomura. Read the rest of this entry »


Jun 29

Track says Barcelona axe reports ‘invented’

Officials have played down reports Valencia is set to be the only Spanish host of formula one.

Circuit de CatalunyaValencia Street Circuit logoCurrently, both the port city as well as Barcelona host annual grands prix, but Bernie Ecclestone said recently that each country should have only a single race. On Tuesday, Cadena SER and Radio Valencia reported that Valencia will be the only Spanish race from 2012. Read the rest of this entry »


Jun 28

Valencia to be Spain’s only F1 race – reports

Valencia will be the only Spanish date on next year’s formula one calendar.

Valencia Street Circuit logoCircuit de CatalunyaThat was the claim on Tuesday of Radio Valencia as well as Cadena SER, the premier Spanish radio network. The reports said Valencia, the Spanish port city and host of last Sunday’s European grand prix, will take on the mantle of the Spanish grand prix in 2012 and beyond. Read the rest of this entry »


Nov 10

Alonso to ‘laugh’ at Red Bull’s finale approach – Lauda

“It is a sporting choice, but in the end it is Alonso who will laugh”

2010-11-06 - Scuderia Ferrari Marlboro - Fernando Alonso 32010-11-06 - Scuderia Ferrari Marlboro - Fernando Alonso 1Niki Lauda has equated Red Bull’s apparent approach to the Abu Dhabi finale this weekend as akin to handing the title to Ferrari. The energy drink company’s chief Dietrich Mateschitz has been quoted as insisting it is “never a possibility” that Sebastian Vettel and Mark Webber will be asked to swap positions. Read the rest of this entry »


Sep 10

No Sauber decision until later in 2010 – de la Rosa

“First I just want to enjoy this season”

2010-09-03 - BMW Sauber F1 Team - Pedro d ela Rosa - Mac Croc girls - Kamui Kobayashi 01After his teammate was confirmed for the 2011 season, Pedro de la Rosa has admitted he might not still be driving a Sauber next year. “I don’t know if I’m staying,” the Spanish veteran confirmed to Spanish radio Cadena SER. Read the rest of this entry »


Sep 09

Ferrari issued radio message to ‘motivate’ Massa

Alonso puts Contador cycling team plans on ice

2010-09-02 - Scuderia Ferrari Marlboro - Felipa Massa2Ferrari argued on Wednesday that Felipe Massa decided to let Fernando Alonso pass him for the race lead at Hockenheim because the Brazilian was angry. As was rumoured before the World Motor Sport Council’s disciplinary sitting in Paris, the Maranello based team rejected the charge that it imposed an illegal team order that deprived Massa of the German GP victory. Read the rest of this entry »


Feb 22

Soucek/Virgin deal to be confirmed soon – report

“In a few days the deal will be official”

Confirmation that Andy Soucek will be Virgin’s reserve driver in 2010 is expected within days. We reported last week that the 24-year-old Spaniard, who is the reigning F2 champion, is set to sign with the new British team because confirmed reserve driver Alvaro Parente’s sponsorship has fallen through. Read the rest of this entry »