Tag Archive: Charles Pic

Jun 26

Piquet Jr. in FIA Formula E title contention in London

Turvey joins China Racing

G7C3915Double header FIA Formula E event in London shall the title decider with Nelson Piquet Jr, who leads the drivers´ standings but there are still six drivers retaining mathematical chance of winning. Briton Oliver Turvey new Piquet´s teammate


May 21

China Racing eyes Formula E lead in Berlin

China Racing driver Nelson Piquet Jr and Lucas di Grassi are separated by a narrow margin of four points.

Campos_China_Racing_pre_BerlinThe Brazilian will team up with Charles Pic again, and his goal is another podium in Germany. Antepenultimate event for the FIA Formula E taking place in one of the main European cities, Berlin, and with China Racing cars run by Campos Racing as favorites on their own merits.

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May 14

Heidfeld sets early pace in #FanBoost

Nick Heidfeld currently leads the way in the #FanBoost polls ahead of the DHL Berlin ePrix on May 23.

German star on course for fourth #FanBoost winThe German is a three-time #FanBoost winner, but the last time the fans voted to give him one of the three five-second power boosts was for the Buenos Aires ePrix in January. Read the rest of this entry »


Apr 30

Driver line-up the same for Monaco ePrix

The same 20 drivers will contest the forthcoming Monaco ePrix for the third race in a row. 

Trulli confirms Liuzzi for round sevenTrulli has confirmed that Vitantonio Liuzzi will remain with the team for the Monaco ePrix, which together with Scott Speed lining up again with Jean-Eric Vergne at Andretti and Charles Pic staying with China Racing, means there are no changes in the driver line-up for the third race in a row.

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Apr 04

Emotional Piquet emulates his father (updated)

In 1980, Nelson Piquet scored his first F1 win in the Long Beach Grand Prix

China Racing star takes first win at Long BeachAs he stood on top of the podium, Nelson Piquet Jr held his trophy in one hand and his crash helmet – a tribute to his father’s original design – in the other. Read the rest of this entry »


Apr 01

China Racing to compete at historic Long Beach track

China Racing cars are run by engineers and mechanics of Campos Racing

Both China Racing drivers in Miami, Nelson Piquet Jr and Charles, will team up again at classic Long Beach event, which will be slightly shortened for the ePrix in comparison with that used in the Formula 1, IndyCar or ALMS. Read the rest of this entry »


Mar 15

Piquet Jr. staged a spectacular recovery to finish 5th for China Racing

Charles Pic had to retire on the opening lap

Brazil´s pilot ended 2nd fastest in today´s qualifying but he had to serve a five-place grid penalty from the last race. Leading the field during pit stops, Piquet Jr. finished 5th. Pic was forced to retire on lap one. Read the rest of this entry »


Mar 12

American challenge in the streets of Miami

Charles Pic debuts in Formula E

This beautiful American city hosts a new round of the Formula E, whose two next races will take place in the giant American. France´s Charles Pic, Arthur´s brother, will team with Nelson Piquet Jr.
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Jul 10

Ferrari seat ‘not the plan for 2015’ – Bianchi

Raikkonen is firmly under contract for 2015

2014-06-05_0125 Jules Bianchi staked a claim on a Ferrari race seat on Wednesday, setting the pace at the post-British grand prix Silverstone test. Read the rest of this entry »


Jul 08

Pirelli gives glimpse of F1’s 18-inch future

18-inch F1 concept tyre at Silverstone

http://f1pressarea.pirelli.com/wp-content/files/2014/07/Pirelli_18inchestyre-3.jpgF1 got a glimpse into the future on Tuesday, when Pirelli released images of its low-profile, 18-inch concept tyre. Read the rest of this entry »


May 07

Francesco Nenci becomes Jules Bianchi Race Engineer

Marussia F1 Team Engineering Personnel Update 

10 - Marussia F1 TeamFollowing the appointment of Marussia F1 Team Race Engineer Paul Davison to the role of Head of Vehicle Performance, we are pleased to announce the arrival of Francesco Nenci as Race Engineer to Jules Bianchi, who started work with the Team this week. Read the rest of this entry »


Feb 26

Pic admits Caterham axe ‘a surprise’

“On the other hand, I am very happy to have found this solution with Lotus”

Charles Pic - Olivier Panis Charles Pic has admitted being dropped by Caterham ahead of the 2014 season was “a surprise”. Read the rest of this entry »


Feb 21

Pic ‘expects’ Friday work with Lotus in 2014

“I am very excited to join a top team”

Charles Pic - Olivier Panis Charles Pic is expecting to appear on the timesheets in some Friday practice sessions this year, after signing up as the new Lotus third driver. Read the rest of this entry »


Jan 21

Sauber F1 Team announces Giedo van der Garde as test and reserve driver

Van der Garde becomes Sauber reserve 

07 - Sauber F1 Team The Sauber F1 Team is pleased to announce Giedo van der Garde as its test and reserve driver. Read the rest of this entry »


Jan 21

Pic working with Craig Pollock, loses Caterham seat

Charles Pic will not be racing in formula one this season.

2013-06-05-0179 Having debuted for Marussia in 2013, and switching to Caterham last year, the latter team’s boss Cyril Abiteboul announced on Monday that the 23-year-old French driver has been left without a race seat for 2014. Read the rest of this entry »


Jan 20

Grey livery and no Vodafone successor at McLaren

Ron Dennis-style grey and white

2013-05-10 - Vodafone McLaren Mercedes - @McLarenF1 McLaren looks set to enter the 2014 season without an orange livery, and without a replacement for departed title sponsor Vodafone. Read the rest of this entry »


Jan 20

Caterham set for Kobayashi-Ericsson in 2014 – report

Italy’s Autosprint reports that 27-year-old Kobayashi’s deal is now effectively done.

2013-03-15 - Team Caterham - Australia A returning Kamui Kobayashi looks set to join rookie Marcus Ericsson, marking a second consecutive all-new driver lineup for Caterham in 2014. Read the rest of this entry »


Jan 15

Frijns set for Friday role at Caterham – report

Robin Frijns looks set to secure a role in the F1 paddock for 2014.

GP2 - Robin Frijns (Hilmer Motorsport) The only remaining vacancies on next year’s grid are at Caterham, but the green-coloured team looks set to sign former Sauber driver Kamui Kobayashi, and Swedish rookie Marcus Ericsson. Read the rest of this entry »


Jan 10

Caterham not ruling out Kobayashi for F1 return

Kamui Kobayashi appears imminently close to securing his return to formula one.

2013-06-09_1139 The Japanese lost his Sauber seat at the end of 2012, spending last season as a Ferrari test driver and driving a works Ferrari 458 in the Le Mans series. Read the rest of this entry »


Jan 09

Caterham has announced it will have its 2014 car ready for the start of official 2014 testing

Caterham to unveil 2014 car at Jerez

11 - Team CaterhamLotus, 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. Read the rest of this entry »


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