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Sirotkin brushes aside de Silvestro role

– Sauber test driver Sergey Sirotkin does not see Simona de Silvestro as a genuine threat to his chances of securing a Formula 1 seat with the team in the future, describing the former IndyCar racer as a marketing ploy.De Silvestro, signed as an affiliated driver, conducted her second track test with the team in Valencia earlier this week, but Sirotkin, who joined the outfit at the end of last year, says he is not afraid of losing out to the Swiss."At Sauber there is a third driver, Giedo van der Garde, a test driver, myself, and a sponsored driver, the person they are helping to reach the level of Formula 1," 18-year-old Sirotkin said during an interview with...
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