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On-schedule 2018 car bodes well for Sauber - Vasseur

Sauber boss Fred Vasseur says the Swiss outfit has entered 2018 in a much better position than last year thanks in part to the timely design process of its new car. The Hinwil-based team endured a difficult time in 2017, with financial issues compounding the problems linked to the late design of its new-spec C36. While a life-saving financial restructuring ensured Sauber's presence on the grid, performance remained depressed with the team failing to score a single championship point last season. "The 2017 car was ready very late," Vasseur told Auto-Hebdo. "It was a new project and if you are six months late, it only adds to a difficult situation and it's very difficult to...
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