News Details

Swiss miss de Silvestro gets Sauber role

Sauber has announced that Simona De Silvestro is to become an affiliated driver with a view to getting her an F1 race seat in 2015.The 25-year-old Swiss left for the US when she was just 18 to drive in the Formula BMW USA series in 2006 and the Atlantic Championship from 2007 to 2009.Over the past four years she has been driving in the IndyCar Series, winning the prestigious Indy 500 'Rookie of the Year' Award in 2010 and becoming the first woman to earn a podium finish on a street circuit in IndyCar.This year she is taking the next step in her career by joining a preparation programme with Sauber, with the goal to gain her super licence and prepare for a race seat in Formula One for 2015....
Full Story »
2y ago from Pitpass.com 0
Share

You May Also Be Interested In...

De Silvestro chasing 2015 race-seat

Simona De Silvestro has joined the Sauber fold with the goal of securing...
2y ago from PlanetF1.com

Sauber names De Silvestro affiliated driver

Sauber has named Simona De Silvestro as an “affiliated driver” in an...
2y ago from Crash.net

De Silvestro joins Sauber as 'affiliated driver'

Sauber F1 Team Sauber has announced that IndyCar racer Simona De...
2y ago from F1Zone.net

De Silvestro secures Sauber test role

Simona de Silvestro and Sauber's Monisha Kaltenborn at the United States...
2y ago from espnF1.com

Elsewhere On The Network

Popular On MGPToday.com

Dovizioso injured at Misano test

Ducati Team rider Andrea Dovizioso will be hoping to be fit for MotoGP's...
4h ago from SuperSport.com

MotoGP: Smith calls for open class reform

Bradley Smith has called for a reform of MotoGP’s open class system,...

Moto2: Rookie to MotoGP progression plan for KTM

As well as MotoGP, KTM will make their debut on the Moto2 grid in 2017...

Honda says optimising electronic set-up its main...

Both Marc Marquez and HRC vice-president Shuhei Nakamoto believe that the...
7h ago from Motorsport.com

Popular On IndyCarToday.com

Robin Miller's Mailbag for August 24, presented by...

Page 1 of 3 Q: As a diehard Ryan Hunter-Reay fan, I must admit a sense of...
11h ago from Racer.com

INDYCAR: Three cars in scary pit lane crash

Alexander Rossi, Charlie Kimball, and Helio Castroneves walked away from...
2d ago from Racer.com

VIDEO: Castroneves escapes unhurt from scary pit crash

Helio Castroneves has avoided serious injury after almost being struck in...
1d ago from Crash.net

Popular On TotalWRC.com

Teams want China as a candidate rally in 2017

Multi-million pound losses caused by the cancellation of Rally China have...
5h ago from EuroSport.com

Lappi breaks silence over Toyota rumours

Talks have taken place at Toyota's rally base
11h ago from WRC.com

Germany driver report: part 1

Advertising Jari-Matti Latvala (VW Polo R) Result: 48thLatvala's rally...
8h ago from WRC.com

Takale/Sherif gets top 10 finish in Asian...

Sanjay Takale and co-driver Musa Sherif endured a difficult outing in...
1d ago from Motorsport.com

Popular On GunnersToday.com

Arsenal open talks to sign goal machine: Arsene Wenger...

GETTY TALKS: Arsenal are interested in signing Islam Slimani The Gunners...
10h ago from DailyStar.co.uk

Comments

Hottest News

New Ferrari engine ‘on par' with Mercedes

Scuderia Ferrari have made their final alteration... Read More »
5h ago from F1Hub.net

Hamilton faces penalties, Rosberg to test ‘halo’

Mercedes has revealed world championship leader... Read More »
3h ago from ThisIsF1.com

Ferrari taking new engine specification to Spa

Ferrari has a new engine specification in its... Read More »
11h ago from ThisIsF1.com

Recent News

2014 GPToday.com
GPToday.com is not responsible for the news headlines and associated descriptions and images it indexes, the content of externally linked sites or the comments & postings of its users.

This website is unofficial and is not associated in any way with the Formula One group of companies. F1, FORMULA ONE, FORMULA 1, FIA FORMULA ONE WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP, GRAND PRIX and related marks are trade marks of Formula One Licensing B.V.