Tag Archive: CEPSA

Jan 31

Scuderia Toro Rosso presents the new STR10 in Jerez

The STR10 was revealed today at the Jerez de la Frontera circuit in southern Spain.

As the car’s codename implies, 2015 will be Scuderia Toro Rosso’s tenth year in Formula 1 and CEPSA, who hosted today’s launch, has sponsored the team for the past 4 years.

Jan 25

Carlos and Max lose out at CEPSA karting event (+video)

Last Thursday the CEPSA karting event was held in Madrid.

The event, that has become tradition by now, saw the athletes that are sponsored by the Spanish oil company race against each other. Read the rest of this entry »

Nov 24

Toro Rosso tipped to announce Sainz this week

Carlos Sainz jr could be unveiled within days as Toro Rosso’s new driver for 2015.

Carlos Sainz champion That is the claim of the Spanish sports daily Marca, following reports in Abu Dhabi at the weekend that Jean-Eric Vergne now seems resigned to leaving Faenza after three full seasons with the Red Bull-owned junior team. Read the rest of this entry »

Oct 21

Total president killed in plane crash

The president of F1 sponsor Total has been killed in a plane crash, the Russian news agency Ria Novosti reports.

View image on TwitterThe French oil multinational is closely aligned in formula one with Renault-powered teams Red Bull and Lotus and the French driver Romain Grosjean. Russia’s Lifenews service also reports that Total’s president, Christophe de Margerie, died in a plane crash at the Vnukovo airport in Moscow early on Tuesday. Read the rest of this entry »

Apr 04

FIA clamps down on fuel sensor modification

Red Bull has been highly critical of the sensor

Gill Sensors - The Ultrasonic Fuel Flow Meter has been approved by the FIA for use in the 2014 F1 season and WEC The FIA has moved to end the problems with its new mandatory fuel flow sensor, supplied by a British company called Gill. Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 05

Staying at Toro Rosso ‘best option’ for Vergne

“So I’m ready to do much better this year”

2014-01-27 - Scuderia Toro Rosso - Jean-Éric Vergne_1 Jean-Eric Vergne insists he has put in the past Red Bull’s decision to overlook him for the top seat alongside Sebastian Vettel this year. Read the rest of this entry »

Jan 27

Toro Rosso launches 2014 car in Jerez

The STR 9 is the first Scuderia Toro Rosso car to be powered by Renault

2014-01-27 - Scuderia Toro Rosso - STR9_6Two years in the making, the STR9 was revealed today at the Jerez de la Frontera circuit in southern Spain.

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Jul 16

Scuderia Toro Rosso confirms Silverstone driver line-up

Young Driver Test and tyre test

09 - Scuderia Toro RossoScuderia Toro Rosso will field a total of five drivers for the upcoming test at Silverstone circuit, which runs from the 17th to 19th July. Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 04

Scuderia Toro Rosso launched the STR8

STR8 away!

2013-02-04 - Scuderia Toro Rosso - STR8 - Jean-Eric Vergne - Daniel Ricciardo (4)2013-02-04 - Scuderia Toro Rosso - STR8 (1)Scuderia Toro Rosso today revealed its new car, the eighth in the team’s history, in the Jerez de la Frontera pit lane, at an event organised by the team’s Spanish sponsor, CEPSA. The wraps were pulled off the STR8 by our unchanged driver line-up of Daniel Ricciardo and Jean-Eric Vergne.

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Feb 01

CEPSA and Scuderia Toro Rosso renew Sponsorship Agreement

CEPSA started this sponsorship in September 2011

CEPSA logo09 - Scuderia Toro RossoCEPSA and the Scuderia Toro Rosso Formula 1 team are pleased to announce they have renewed their official sponsorship agreement, which will be effective for the 2013 season. Read the rest of this entry »

Jan 28

Sainz jr moves even closer to F1 future

Carlos Sainz jr, now the cream of Red Bull’s driver development programme, is excited about 2013.

Carlos Sainz JrMW Arden logoSpain’s El Confidential reports that the 18-year-old Spaniard – the son of the famous former world rally champion – has been signed by Christian Horner and Mark Webber’s GP3 team. Read the rest of this entry »

Nov 23

Aabar buys into Toro Rosso – report

Aabar, the Abu Dhabi state investment arm, may have withdrawn at Mercedes in order to buy into the Toro Rosso team.

08 - Scuderia Toro RossoAabar PJS Logo.gifIt emerged this week that Aabar had sold back its 40 per cent stake in Mercedes’ works team. But Aabar continues to back Toro Rosso, Red Bull’s second formula one team, through its Spanish oil brand Cepsa. Read the rest of this entry »

May 07

Sainz jr on track for Toro Rosso future

Carlos Sainz jr is on course for a future in formula one.

Carlos Sainz Jr2012-04-22 - Scuderia Toro Rosso - Bahrain Grand Prix - Daniel Ricciardo (2)The 17-year-old Spaniard is the son of Carlos Sainz, the former two-time world rally champion. Sainz jr, however, has pursued a career in open wheelers, and – now that Daniel Ricciardo and Jean-Eric Vergne have stepped up – he is the new cream of energy drink Red Bull’s junior driver programme. Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 07

Alguersuari ready for F1 comeback ‘opportunity’

Jaime Alguersuari has admitted he was “hurt” by Red Bull’s late decision to oust him from Toro Rosso.

2011-07-09 - Scuderia Toro Rosso - Britain - Jaime Alguersuari 32011-07-09 - Scuderia Toro Rosso - Britain - Jaime Alguersuari 2The 21-year-old announced this week that, amid speculation he might rescue his career with the reserve role at Mercedes, he will in fact be missing entirely from the F1 paddock in 2012. Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 06

Alguersuari announces no F1 role for 2012

Jaime Alguersuari has announced he will be absent from the formula one paddock in 2012.

2011-10-30 - Scuderia Toro Rosso - India - Jaime Alguersuari (2)2011-10-14 - Scuderia Toro Rosso - Korea - Jaime AlguersuariAfter two and a half seasons and at just 21-years-old, the Spaniard has lost his Toro Rosso race seat. And the final spot on the 2012 grid, at the Spanish team HRT, has been secured by Narain Karthikeyan.

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Feb 03

CEPSA renews sponsorship agreement with Scuderia Toro Rosso

CEPSA has renewed its sponsorship agreement with the Formula One team Scuderia Toro Rosso, effective for the 2012 season.

CEPSA logoScuderia Toro Rosso logoThe CEPSA logo will be visible on the Australian driver Daniel Ricciardo’s and the French driver Jean-Eric Vergne’s race suits and on the nose, rear wing and rear wing endplates of the cars and on the team kit.

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Jan 31

Abu Dhabi link could power Alguersuari to Mercedes

After his Toro Rosso ousting, Jaime Alguersuari could emerge with the Mercedes team in 2012.

2011-10-14 - Scuderia Toro Rosso - Korea - Jaime Alguersuari04- Mercedes AMG Petronas F1 TeamThe Spanish sports daily AS reports that Ipic, Abu Dhabi’s international petroleum investment company, is unhappy with Red Bull for ousting the young Spaniard from its driver programme. Read the rest of this entry »

Dec 13

Di Resta, Alguersuari, hint F1 careers set to continue

Announcements scheduled for December 15

2011-08-28 - Force India F1 Team - Belgium - Paul di Resta 032011-07-09 - Scuderia Toro Rosso - Britain - Jaime Alguersuari 3Two formula one drivers on Tuesday hinted strongly that, despite not yet having official confirmation, they are staying on the grid in 2012. Paul di Resta, the most successful rookie this year, was asked by F1’s official website if it is true that he will be staying at Force India next season.

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Dec 07

Toro Rosso to make driver decision this month – Buemi

“I don’t know what’s happening.  Nothing” – Buemi

2011-10-30 - Scuderia Toro Rosso - India - Sebastien Buemi (4)2011-10-30 - Scuderia Toro Rosso - India - Sebastien Buemi (1)The signs are growing ever stronger that Toro Rosso, Red Bull’s secondary formula one team, is set to stick with its existing driver lineup for 2012.

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Sep 09

Sponsor good news for Toro Rosso, not Alguersuari

“Jaime’s future with the team is exactly the same as it was before Cepsa came on board.” – Franz Tost

Ir a Inicio2011-07-09 - Scuderia Toro Rosso - Britain - Jaime Alguersuari 2Boss Franz Tost as well as Jaime Alguersuari have denied that Toro Rosso’s new sponsorship deal has secured the future of the Spanish driver. The fact that the logos of the Spanish oil company Cepsa have been added to the livery of the STR6 this weekend was interpreted by some as good news for Alguersuari.

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