Tag Archive: Caterham F1 Team

Jan 11

Giedo Van Der Garde signs for JOTA Sport

As well as a full campaign in the ELMS, Van der Garde will make his Le Mans 24 Hours debut in June

Giedo van der Garde JOTA Sport announces today the signing of ex-F1 driver Giedo van der Garde to race for the team in the 2016 European Le Mans Series (ELMS). Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 01

Mark Smith becomes Technical Director of the Sauber F1 Team

The Sauber F1 Team is pleased to announce the appointment of Mark Smith as its Technical Director.

10 - Sauber F1 TeamThe 54-year old Briton will start on 13th July at the Sauber F1 Team headquarters in Hinwil. He will fit into the technical committee’s existing structure. Read the rest of this entry »

Jan 07

Caterham F1 negotiations ‘annoyingly slow’

Caterham went in to administration in October 2014

11 - Caterham F1 Team The administrator for the Caterham F1 Team says negotiations with three interested parties have been “annoyingly slow” as time starts to run out to save the team. Read the rest of this entry »

Nov 23

Caterham F1 Team clarifies driver choice

“The level of interest was really very high”

11 - Caterham F1 Team Finbarr O’Connell, CaterhamF1 Team’s Team Principle, has sought to clarify the many claims by drivers stating to have been “offered” the CaterhamF1 Team drives this weekend in Abu Dhabi. Read the rest of this entry »

Nov 20

Stevens completes Team driver line-up

Will Stevens completes Caterham F1 team driver line-up

11 - Caterham F1 TeamFollowing our announcement earlier this week that Kamui will be driving for the team again at the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix, the Caterham F1 Team is pleased to announce that Will Stevens will race alongside the Japanese driver this weekend in Abu Dhabi. Read the rest of this entry »

Nov 20

Caterham F1 Team pleased to be in Abu Dhabi thanks to all the support received

Team thanks for support received

11 - Caterham F1 TeamAfter a race against time in order to get the Caterham F1 Team, currently under administration, to Abu Dhabi for the final race of the 2014 Formula 1 season, the Team would like to take this opportunity to thank all sponsors, race partners, companies and fans who have made this possible – starting with Renault, Red Bull Technology, Pirelli, Dell, Total as well as the many companies and fans who have backed the Caterham F1 Team over the last ten days via the Crowdcube crowdfunding page.

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Nov 07

Caterham F1 Team launches #RefuelCaterhamF1

A chance to crowdfund the team’s return for the season finale in Abu Dhabi

11 - Caterham F1 TeamThe Caterham F1 Team is launching the #RefuelCaterhamF1 project today in order to power the team to go racing in Abu Dhabi and hopefully beyond. The team will reward both fans and sponsors in this unique opportunity to be the driving force behind the team by crowdfunding its return to the grid. Read the rest of this entry »

Nov 01

Sauber F1 Team announces Marcus Ericsson as its driver for 2015

The Sauber F1 Team is pleased to announce Marcus Ericsson as one of its race drivers for 2015.

07 - Sauber F1 TeamAfter his Formula One debut with the Caterham F1 Team this year, the Swede will head into his second season. Read the rest of this entry »

Oct 24

Caterham F1 Team statement

Team to continue operating

11 - Caterham F1 Team Following a request of yesterday evening at 21.55hrs CET from Caterham Sports Limited’s administrators and the legal advisors of Mr Tony Fernandes’ related EXIM Bank, representatives of 1MRT/Caterham F1 Team have agreed, with all rights reserved, to hand-over management of the Caterham F1 Team to the administrator Mr Finbarr O’Connell in the higher interest of allowing the team to continue operating and preparing for the next events. Read the rest of this entry »

Oct 23

Engavest replies to Fernandes claims

Our statement of earlier today still stands.

11 - Caterham F1 Team Engavest SA, strongly refutes the allegations of Tony Fernandes and Caterham Group CEO Graham Macdonald regarding its conduct while trying to purchase Caterham F1. Read the rest of this entry »

Oct 23

Statement on behalf of Engavest SA

Engavest SA has fulfilled all the conditions precedent, including paying the purchase price for the shares.

11 - Caterham F1 Team On 29 June 2014 Engavest SA signed a Sale and Purchase Agreement with Tony Fernandes and the Caterham Group to acquire the shares of 1Malaysia Racing Team/Caterham F1. Read the rest of this entry »

Oct 21

More alarming news about Caterham future

More alarming news about the health of the ailing F1 backmarker Caterham has emerged.

2014-03-16 - Caterham F1 Team - Australia - Marcus Ericsson 03 The posts have now been deleted, but race driver Kamui Kobayashi reportedly admitted on Facebook recently that he considered pulling out of the Russian grand prix when Caterham ran out of spare parts. Read the rest of this entry »

Oct 15

Q&A with Team Principal Manfredi Ravetto

Caterham F1 Team interview

11 - Caterham F1 TeamWe’ve just got back from the Russian Grand Prix, what did you think of it?

Manfredi Ravetto: Sochi was definitely the place to be: we enjoyed racing there and contributing to bring F1 to Russia; the event was fantastic, the atmosphere was breathtaking and the circuit is at the highest of standards. Read the rest of this entry »

Sep 10

Team raises over £1m in less than 48h

The Caterham F1 Team launched the #RefuelCaterhamF1 project to go racing in Abu Dhabi

11 - Caterham F1 TeamCaterham F1 Team raises over £1m in less than 48 hours and is well on its way to raising the £2.35m it needs to race in Abu Dhabi as a stepping stone to its long term survival  Read the rest of this entry »

Sep 04

Caterham confirms Kobayashi return

Kobayashi heading to Monza for Caterham return

2014-06-08_0727 Caterham on Thursday confirmed reports Kamui Kobayashi is returning to race duty this weekend at Monza. The Japanese was sidelined two weeks ago at Spa-Francorchamps, as reigning Le Mans winner Andre Lotterer and his sponsor Hype stepped into the green car.
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Aug 19

Caterham F1 Team appoints Sean Walkinshaw Racing as its BRDC Formula 4 driver development programme

“A junior formula like BRDC F4 is the perfect scenario to start a racing career” – Christijan Albers


11 - Caterham F1 TeamCaterham F1 Team is pleased to announce that it has appointed Sean Walkinshaw Racing, a team which currently races in the BRDC Formula 4 Championship, as its driver development team in this category.

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Jul 29

Caterham F1 Team Statement

The team is now taking legal action against


11 - Caterham F1 TeamCaterham F1 Team has read with great concern recent reports about a group of individuals who are claiming unfair dismissal from the Formula 1 team following its takeover by new owners. Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 17

Caterham F1 Team restructuring (updated)

Caterham axes ‘at least 50’ F1 staff

11 - Caterham F1 TeamFollowing the first steps of restructuring, Caterham F1 Team has confirmed today that a number of new appointments have been made.

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Jul 08

Caterham F1 Team launches development driver program with Nathanaël Berthon

Driver Development Program Announcement

2014-07-08 - Caterham F1 Team - Nathanaël Berthon GP2 race winner Nathanaël Berthon has today been confirmed as one of the drivers in Caterham F1 Team’s new Development Driver Program.

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Jul 05

Caterham F1 Team confirm Julián Leal for Silverstone test

  The Colombian driver is enjoying a successful fourth season in GP2

11 - Caterham F1 TeamCaterham F1 Team has confirmed that Julián Leal will drive its CT05 F1 car in the forthcoming Silverstone test, taking place after the 2014 British Grand Prix on 8th / 9th July. Read the rest of this entry »

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