Tag Archive: Kubica

Jan 12

Pirelli: Williams put too much pressure on Kubica tyre tes

“I believe the expectations were too high but I don’t think he did a bad job or unable to understand the tyre”

Abu Dhabi GP,  - Robert Kubica, Williams,Pirelli’s Sporting Director Mario Isola feels Williams haven’t given Robert Kubica a fair opportunity of F1 track time to prove he’s capable of a comeback in 2018 if the Polish driver is overlooked as Felipe Massa’s replacement. Read the rest of this entry »

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Dec 11

ERC champion Kajetanowicz in the running to emulate Kubica, Zasada

Making history after claiming a third consecutive FIA European Rally Championship title

ERC champion Kajetanowicz in the running to emulate Kubica, ZasadaKajetan Kajetanowicz could become only the third motorsport star to win newspaper Przegląd Sportowy’s prestigious Polish Sportsman of the Year award after he was nominated for the first time. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jul 27

Hulkenberg: I’d welcome Kubica at Renault

“I’m fairly open and relaxed about who the other guy’s going to be”

Hulkenberg: I’d welcome Kubica at RenaultNico Hulkenberg says Renault ‘needs to go for the best possible driver’ as speculation mounts it could swap Jolyon Palmer for Robert Kubica for the second-half of the 2017 F1 season.  Read the rest of this entry »

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May 01

Kubica confirms Mercedes simulator run reports

“Yes, it’s true, I was there.” – Kubica

FIA ERC 2013 SATA Rallye Acores Robert Kubica action imageRobert Kubica has confirmed reports he has tested at the wheel of Mercedes’ driver simulator. Read the rest of this entry »

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Sep 18

F1 peers admit Alonso best of 2012

Fernando Alonso is clearly the standout driver of the 2012 season so far, two of his peers have explained.

2012-03-18 - Australian Grand Prix 2012 Sunday #3 0852012-03-17 - Australian Grand Prix 2012 Saturday #1 231Narain Karthikeyan, who usually brings up the rear of the field in his HRT, said the championship leader has performed above the level of the Ferrari. “Alonso is pulling out something much more than what that Ferrari is capable of,” the Indian told the PTI news agency.

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Dec 12

Lotus still happy to let drivers take risks

“Kimi is Kimi and it will be difficult to change the way he lives” – Bahar

Toyota - Lotus - Dany Bahar - Akio Toyoda2011-11-29 - Lotus Renault GP - Kimi Raikkonen (6)Even after losing Robert Kubica’s services to serious injury and seeing new star recruit Kimi Raikkonen hurt his wrist at the weekend, Lotus will continue to let its drivers run their own lives.

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Jun 01

Rumours swirl about Kubica, Heidfeld, Grosjean

All those are good signs for Grosjean’s F1 return.

2011-05-28 - Lotus Renault GP - Monaco - Nick Heidfeld 012011-05-28 - Lotus Renault GP - Monaco - Nick Heidfeld 02Amid suggestions Renault is disappointed with Nick Heidfeld’s recent form, the name Romain Grosjean has returned to the F1 rumour mill. The Swiss-born Frenchman had a poor start to his F1 career amid the ‘crashgate’ scandal with Renault in 2009, but is once again associated with the team under the management of Eric Boullier. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jan 24

‘Honest’ Sutil is among best in F1 – Szafnauer

“He is sometimes almost too honest”

2010-10-10 - Force India F1 Team - Adrian Sutil_12010-10-10 - Force India F1 Team - Adrian Sutil_5With an announcement believed to be imminent, it is expected that Adrian Sutil is definitely staying with Force India in 2011. The Silverstone based team’s chief operating officer Otmar Szafnauer has admitted that while Sutil is sometimes outspoken, he is among F1’s very best drivers. Read the rest of this entry »

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Oct 06

BMW Sauber F1 Team announces 2009 driver line-up

Kubica, Heidfeld and Klien

The BMW Sauber F1 Team will line up with drivers Robert Kubica and Nick Heidfeld once again in 2009. Read the rest of this entry »

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Sep 04

Struggling Heidfeld not feeling pressure

I put more pressure on myself than anyone on the outside can

Heidfeld-track 9B6466Nick Heidfeld on Thursday said he is not feeling the heat of the pressure he is under to retain his BMW-Sauber seat in 2009.

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Jun 16

Rosberg to BMW, Kubica to Ferrari?

The latest gossip from Italy

Seven races into the 2008 championship, F1’s annual ‘silly season’ has found a higher gear. Read the rest of this entry »

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Apr 26

Barcelona : The starting grid

For the fourth F1 race of the season

We can expect quite a dual for the start of the Barcelona race between Räikkönen and Alonso tomorrow…

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