News Details

Wolff 'not a marketing' ploy

Williams Martini Racing Williams development driver Susie Wolff has said that she is not at the team to be part of a marketing scheme, after becoming the first female driver to take part in an official session in 22 years. Wolff's debut run at Silverstone was truncated by a mechanical failure but her second outing at Hockenheim was more fruitful as she set a time just two-tenths of a second slower than Williams team-mate Felipe Massa. "So many people said that this is just a marketing scheme," she told the Official F1 Website. "But [team principal] Sir Frank Williams would never put someone in his car if he didn't believe that they are good enough. Frank came up to me after...
Full Story »
6mo ago from F1Zone.net 0
Share

You May Also Be Interested In...

Exclusive Susie Wolff Q&A: I'm no marketing ploy

Susie Wolff made history at Silverstone earlier this year when she became...
6mo ago from Formula1.com

Video: Wolff reflects on FP1 practice outings

Susie Wolff became the first female driver in 22 years to take part in an...
6mo ago from RichlandF1.com

Mid-season review: Part Three

Marussia F1 Team With the Formula 1 paddock still on its summer break...
6mo ago from F1Zone.net

The difference a year makes for Lotus and Williams

Pastor Maldonado has had a troubled season with Lotus Even amid his...
6mo ago from GrandPrix247.com

Elsewhere On The Network

Popular On MotoGPToday.com

MotoGP: Intrigue, gossip and rumour

A little of what went on behind the scenes at Sepang
11h ago from BikeSportNews.com

Sepang Michelin test ends in fast crashes for front...

The first test of next season’s new MotoGP control Michelin tyres has...

VIDEO: Iannone - The Ducati is fantastic!

Andrea Iannone has high hopes for the 2015 MotoGP World Championship...
1d ago from Crash.net

Miller: We need to work on saving tyres

Jack Miller's promotion to MotoGP has set tongues wagging up and down the...

Popular On TotalWRC.com

Why no love for tarmac rallies?

According to 'sources', World Rally Championship does not want another...

Evans optimisitc on return to happy hunting ground

Elfyn Evans is hoping to create more happy memories at Rally Mexico after...
8h ago from Crash.net

Ogier: Pressure on rivals to catch up

World Rally Championship leader Sebastien Ogier says the pressure is...
12h ago from Crash.net

Evans excited for return to happy hunting ground

Elfyn Evans is hoping to create more happy memories at Rally Mexico after...
10h ago from Crash.net

Popular On GunnersToday.com

Wenger - We can still have a good season

Arsène Wenger is confident Arsenal can still finish the season...
2h ago from Arsenal.com

Arsenal must be wary of Everton's £28m man

Everton caused us some real problems last season – a draw at the...
3h ago from AllArsenal.com

How Arsenal Should Line Up vs. Everton

Following the 3-1 defeat to Monaco we know all too well about, it will be...
5h ago from FreshArsenal.com

REVEALED : Arsene Wenger 'Hurt' By Monaco Humiliation

It has been reported that Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger admits their...
9h ago from Nastytackle.com

Comments

comments powered by Disqus

Hottest News

F1 Live Timing: Day 7 – 2015 Barcelona testing

Good morning and welcome back to ThisisF1.com... Read More »
17h ago from ThisIsF1.com

MP4-30 a big improvement on 2014 car - Magnussen

Kevin Magnussen thinks McLaren has made a big... Read More »
5h ago from espnF1.com

Hamilton confirms Mercedes supremacy

Lewis Hamilton topped the timesheets on the... Read More »
6h ago from Pitpass.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.