Apr 11

F1: De Silvestro To Make Formula 1 Test Debut

Simona de Silvestro hopes to make the Formula 1 grid in 2015. (Photo: Getty Images)

hopes to make the grid in 2015. (Photo: Getty Images)

Simona de Silvestro will shortly make her Formula 1 test debut.

The 25-year-old female Swiss driver, best known for her experience, recently became “affiliated” with the -powered team.

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Feb 14

F1: De Silvestro Eyes F1 Seat After Landing Sauber Role

Simona De Silvestro has been announced as a Sauber F1 affiliated driver. (Photo: LAT Photographic)

has been announced as a F1 affiliated driver. (Photo: LAT Photographic)

Simona De Silvestro has become an “affiliated driver” of Sauber, and the team says it plans to prepare her for a race seat in 2015.

The 25-year-old Swiss has competed in the series for the past four seasons.

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Jan 29

F1: Button Fastest As Cars Begin To Log Miles In Jerez


Jenson Button in the McLaren MP4-29 Mercedes.  (Photo: Glenn Dunbar/LAT Photographic)

in the MP4-29 .
(Photo: Glenn Dunbar/LAT Photographic)

Jenson Button topped the times in today as the McLaren MP4-29 made an impressive debut after failing to get on track yesterday.

Most of the teams have begun to log some proper mileage, but it was a troubled day for all three Renault runners as and did very few laps, and Toro Rosso spent all day in the garage.

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Jan 26

F:1 Sutil Excited About Fresh Start With Sauber

Adrian Sutil is making the switch from Sahara Force India to Sauber F1 Team. (Photo: Getty Images)

is making the switch from Sahara to F1 Team. (Photo: Getty Images)

Adrian Sutil begins a new chapter in his career this season as Sauber becomes only his second F1 team, having been with Force India since 2006, under its various names. Here’s what he said in a Q&A provided by the team today.

The start of the 2014 season is approaching. Is the adrenaline pumping yet?

“Yes, let’s say it’s getting there slowly. We are now at the end of January and we are close to the first test, I’m very excited to see how it will be, because no one really knows what the car is going to be like to drive on a circuit. There is a new era now with new engines and new cars. So I’m really excited and looking forward to stepping into a real new race car with a new team.”

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