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Kobayashi turned down Ferrari for Caterham

Scuderia Ferrari Kamui Kobayashi has revealed that he turned down the option of an improved Ferrari programme in order to sign for Caterham. Caterham confirmed on Tuesday that Kobayashi will race for the team in 2014, alongside Swedish rookie Marcus Ericsson. Kobayashi raced for Ferrari in the GT class of the World Endurance Championship in 2013 after failing to find a seat in Formula 1. He also participated in Formula 1 demonstration events for the team and tested at Fiorano. But Kobayashi says that the lure of Formula 1 racing meant that he snubbed Ferrari in favour of Caterham, despite the Italian team offering him a deal to race in sportscars and increased work on the team's...
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