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De Silvestro hopeful of F1 race seat but experts doubt it

Simona De Silvestro and Monisha Kaltenborn Simone de Silvestro believes her chances of joining the Formula 1 grid in 2015 with Sauber as 'good'. Last month, the Swiss team signed up the 25-year-old Indycar driver, nominating her as 'an affiliated driver' of the Hinwil based outfit. Sauber's February statement said de Silvestro will undertake 'on track testing, simulator training, as well as mental and physical preparation', with the goal being 'to gain her super license and prepare for a race seat in Formula 1 for 2015″. The Swiss newspaper Blick said de Silvestro, from Thun in Switzerland, is set to make her Formula 1 test debut at the end of April. She said this week: 'Formula 1 has...
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