One of the last significant pieces of the 2014 ‘silly season’ puzzle will fall into place on Tuesday, the German news agency SID reports.Force India, Formula 1, Nico Hulkenberg, Sauber
While the German signed a deal with Force India some time ago, he had until the start of this week to make a final decision on whether to proceed, as the Lotus deal was still open to him. However, Pastor Maldonado has finally agreed to join the Enstone team.Force India, Formula 1, Nico Hulkenberg, Pastor Maldonado, Sauber F1
It was a case of mixed fortunes for Fernando Alonso in Austin as he secured second place in the driver’s championship but saw Ferrari lose ground to Mercedes in the battle for second in the constructors’ version.
Alonso had a typically feisty race in Austin, eventually finishing fifth.COTA, Fernando Alonso, Ferrari, Formula 1, Nico Hulkenberg, Sergio Perez, USGP
Nico Hulkenberg is still the big player at the tail-end of the 2014 driver ‘silly season’.
Actually, as recently as Sunday in the Austin paddock, most insiders now expected that Venezuelan Pastor Maldonado’s PDVSA millions had resulted in a done deal for the most competitive race seat still vacant on next year’s grid.Force India, Formula 1, Lotus, Nico Hulkenberg, Sauber F1