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De Silvestro named Sauber affiliated driver

IndyCar driver Simona de Silvestro has joined the Sauber Formula 1 team as an affiliated driver, the Swiss team said on Friday. The 25-year-old has spent four years racing in IndyCar and last year became the first woman to finish on the podium on a street circuit when she came second in Houston. She was named Indianapolis 500 Rookie of the Year in 2010, and placed 13th last season racing for KV Racing Technology. The Switzerland-born driver, who left for the United States when she was 18 to drive in the Formula BMW USA series, will join Sauber's preparation programme with the aim of earning a superlicence and preparing for a race seat in 2015. "This is a major step towards me...
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