News Details

'Webber 'very close' to quitting in 2012

Mark Webber says he almost walked away from Formula 1 at the end of 2012 but instead opted to put in another season. Dropping to sixth in the 2012 season despite claiming two race wins, Webber admits he was looking to the future even then. However, rather than join Porsche at that time, he decided on a 12th season in F1 before heading to the World Endurance Championship in 2014. "The switch for me from Formula One was perfect timing," the 37-year-old told Crash.net. "I felt that I was getting towards the end of my career in Formula One which was in my hands. "I was very close at the end of 2012 but I thought I'd do another season in 13, which didn't go too badly, but...
Full Story »
2y ago from PlanetF1.com 0
Share

You May Also Be Interested In...

Webber ‘very close’ to quitting in 2012

Mark Webber says he was “very close” to leaving F1 at the end of 2012...
2y ago from Crash.net

Webber makes great start to WEC season at Silverstone

Former Formula 1 driver Mark Webber has made a great start to his career...
2y ago from RichlandF1.com

Vettel admits Ricciardo is doing a very good job

Vettel admits Ricciardo is doing a very good job 19 April, 2014 Formula 1...
2y ago from GrandPrix247.com

Webber begins WEC career with podium

– Former F1 winner Mark Webber 'dodged a few bullets' and took a...
2y ago from GPUpdate.net

Elsewhere On The Network

Popular On MGPToday.com

‘With wings, we could win at Qatar’ says Lorenzo

Jorge Lorenzo is confident after a good test at Phillip Island and may yet...
5h ago from BikeSportNews.com

KTM unveils livery for 2017 MotoGP entry

– KTM has formally unveiled its 2017 MotoGP bike and team during a...
2d ago from GPUpdate.net

Vinales hits out at Marquez for following him on long...

Maverick Vinales has hit out at MotoGP rival Marc Marquez for following...
5d ago from Motorsport.com

KTM reveals MotoGP livery for 2017 season

KTM has officially unveiled the livery it will run during the 2017 MotoGP...

Popular On IndyCarToday.com

Robin Miller's Mailbag for Feb. 22, presented by Honda...

Page 1 of 6 Welcome to the Robin Miller Mailbag as presented by Honda...
2h ago from Racer.com

VIDEO: 'McLaren' film trailer released

Watch the trailer for the upcoming documentary "McLaren," the...
22h ago from Racer.com

IndyCar future at Long Beach secure - Kalkhoven

For all the concerned IndyCar fans that Long Beach could be snapped up by...
15h ago from Racer.com

Team Penske restores iconic 'Blue Hilton' transporter

After an exhaustive restoration process, Team Penske has unveiled one of...
1d ago from Racer.com

Popular On TotalWRC.com

Olbia return for Rally Italia Sardegna

Two classic stages make their WRC comeback
1h ago from WRC.com

Double fun in Mexico City

Crews to drive Mexico City Zócalo stage twice
1d ago from WRC.com

Germany adopts podium format

Germany adopts podium format ADAC Rallye Deutschland will follow the...
1d ago from WRC.com

Jari-Matti's Swedish quartet

Jari-Matti's Swedish quartet Jari-Matti Latvala's victory at Rally Sweden...
1d ago from WRC.com

Popular On GunnersToday.com

Arsenal star Mesut Ozil in Istanbul with ex Miss Turkey

Arsenal star Mesut Ozil spotted in Istanbul with former Miss Turkey as he...
4h ago from DailyMail.co.uk

Premier League Player of the Month: Who was the most...

Premier League Player of the Month: Every club's most recent winner Wed,...
5h ago from Express.co.uk

Arsenal star Hector Bellerin a big money Barcelona...

Arsenal star Hector Bellerin a big money Barcelona target, but deal may...
5h ago from DailyMail.co.uk

Comments

Hottest News

Force India launches 2017 F1 car VJM10

Force India F1 launched their 2017 car, the VJM10... Read More »
1h ago from ThisIsF1.com

Force India launch their 2017 Formula 1 car

Force India have revealed their 2017 Formula 1... Read More »
1h ago from F1Hub.net

Watch Live Streaming of 2017 Force India F1 Car Launch

Force India VJM10 launch will be broadcast LIVE... Read More »
3h 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.