Tag Archive: Robert Kubica

Mar 05

Loic Duval: From go-karts to Formula E via a stint on the sales team at Orange

The 2004 Formula 3 Euroseries was one of the most competitive in the prestigious junior category’s history.

From go-karts to Formula E via a stint on the sales team at OrangeOn the grid that season were current Mercedes F1 team-mates Lewis Hamilton and Nico Rosberg, multiple DTM champion Bruno Spengler, grand prix winner Robert Kubica and Formula E star Lucas di Grassi. Read the rest of this entry »

Jan 23

Kubica’s Monte- Carlo goes bust

Robert Kubica is out of Rallye Monte-Carlo after a crash on Friday left his Ford Fiesta RS beyond repair

The Pole was just 6km into the rally’s third stage from Corps to La Salle en Beaumont when his car slipped off an ice-covered section at modest speed and hit a tree. Read the rest of this entry »

Nov 29

Rossi wins 2015 Monza Rally

Valentino Rossi took his fourth victory at the Monza Rally Show, beating some of the world’s best car racers.

Rossi wins 2015 Monza RallyEach year the Monster Energy Monza Rally brings together a variety of famous racers from both two and four wheels. Previous winners have included rally legend Sebastien Loeb and former Formula 1 driver Robert Kubica.

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Nov 21

The worst time to stop – Kubica

Robert Kubica admits that now would be the worst time to call time on his fledgling rally career

The Pole revealed last month that he was considering other motorsport options in 2016, including a return to circuit racing, after two largely frustrating seasons in the premier World Rally Car category. Read the rest of this entry »

Oct 22

Kubica: “It’s time for something different”

Kubica revealed that he was after a fresh challenge

Robert Kubica does not expect to contest another WRC season in 2016 after admitting he is looking at other activities – including a return to circuit racing. Read the rest of this entry »

Oct 16

400 GPs – The Sauber F1 Team celebrates its anniversary at the 2015 United States Grand Prix

“Sauber moments”

Sauber F1 Team logoThis year’s United States Grand Prix in Austin marks an outstanding milestone for the Sauber F1 Team: 400 GPs, 808 points in 23 years of Formula One. Many former and current Formula One drivers have joined and left the team, but more importantly, they are all part of the Sauber F1 Team’s history. Read the rest of this entry »

Oct 02

WRC: Kubica and Ogier share Corsica lead

Plage du Liamone – Sarrola-Carcopino, 29.12km

Robert Kubica and Sébastien Ogier were tied at the top of the Tour de Corse – Rallye de France leaderboard after Friday’s opening special stage near Ajaccio. Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 03

Mikkelsen blitzes Friday opener at 131kph!

 Ogier spoils Kubica’s joy   

131kph! That was the amazing average speed posted by Andreas Mikkelsen who won Friday’s opening stage at 72nd LOTOS Rally Poland to move into the lead of this seventh round of the FIA World Rally Championship. Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 02

Kubica cools home crowd expectations in Poland

“I’m happy to be here and it’s a great opportunity for our country to host a WRC event”

Robert Kubica has warned his loyal army of supporters against unrealistic expectations when the FIA World Rally Championship visits his home country for this week’s 72nd LOTOS Rally Poland. Read the rest of this entry »

Jun 25

74 entries for LOTOS 72nd Rally Poland

There are 14 entries in the top-line World Rally Car class

The organisers of LOTOS 72nd Rally Poland have confirmed a seventy-four car entry for the event, which runs from 2-5 July and is the seventh round of the world championship. Read the rest of this entry »

Jun 02

Kubica’s Portugal success with revamped team

The Pole’s Ford Fiesta RS WRC had been run by the A-Style team earlier this season

Robert Kubica has rated last week’s Vodafone Rally de Portugal, when his RK World Rally Team was supported by M-Sport, as one of his best rallies to date. Read the rest of this entry »

Apr 22

Kubica pulls out of Argentina

He is adamant his team, which is run by Italian company A-Style, needs substantial reorganisation.

Robert Kubica has withdrawn his entry from Rally Argentina (23 – 26 April) to restructure his RK World Rally Team before returning to the FIA World Rally Championship for the next round in Portugal. Read the rest of this entry »

Apr 09

Moma Motorsport, a Spanish squad led by Carlos Molla, is looking with interest at a possible entry in the 2015 Auto GP championship

Moma Motorsport looks forward to 2015 Auto GP season

In his 30-year experience in motorsport, Molla worked alongside top-class professional divers like Felix Porteiro, Ander Vilarinho, Antonio Garcia, Dani Clos and F.1 stars like Marc Genè, Fernando Alonso and Robert Kubica. Read the rest of this entry »

Mar 22

Kubica: every experience counts

Kubica got off to a strong start in Mexico

Robert Kubica believes lessons learned at Rally Guanajuato Mexico will stand him in good stead at next month’s Rally Argentina – the scene of his best championship result last year. Read the rest of this entry »

Jan 25

Kubica crashes out

The Pole, who won four stages during the first three days, was reported to have suffered brake failure

Robert Kubica retired from Rallye Monte-Carlo after crashing his Ford Fiesta RS as he crossed the finish line of the penultimate stage on Sunday morning. Read the rest of this entry »

Jan 19

Rallye Monte Carlo: Kubica to use Pirelli tyres for 2015 WRC

Robert Kubica will join Martin Prokop and Lorenzo Bertelli in using Pirelli tyres for the 2015 World Rally Championship season

Robert Kubica - Pirelli Monte-Carlo Kubica will lead Pirelli’s challenge in the 2015 World Rally Championship after opting to switch from Michelin rubber ahead of the new season. Read the rest of this entry »

Jan 18

First view: Kubica’s 2015 Fiesta RS

This is the new livery that Robert Kubica’s Ford Fiesta RS will carry at the season opening Rallye Monte-Carlo [22-25 January].

WRC logo The predominantly grey scheme replaces the red, white, blue and silver design of 2014. One constant is the branding of Kubica’s long-time backers, Polish oil company Lotos. Read the rest of this entry »

Dec 24

Kubica commits to WRC in 2015

The 30-year-old Grand Prix winner will again drive a Ford Fiesta RS WRC

FIA ERC 2013 SATA Rallye Acores Robert Kubica action image Robert Kubica has ended months of speculation about his future by confirming today that he will remain in the WRC in 2015 and will tackle every round of the Championship. Read the rest of this entry »

Dec 10

Enstone Eras: Part Two

In the second of three parts we look back at our closer association with Renault
04 - Lotus F1 TeamIn the second of three parts we look at our closer association with Renault, when the team was known as the Renault F1 Team. Read the rest of this entry »

Dec 04

Robert Kubica nets late win at Monza

Kubica led by 2.8sec in his Ford Fiesta RS WRC

Robert Kubica outpaced Moto GP legend Valentino Rossi over the final speed test to win the non-championship Monza Rally on Sunday. Read the rest of this entry »

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