News Details

Salo: We don't think Williams will improve next year

Sergey Sirotkin's backers SMP Racing wanted better financial terms from Williams to continue with the team in 2019, after a hugely disappointing season for the Russian in the team that produced an ‘evil‘ race car for their drivers. But along came Robert Kubica with PKN Orlen supplied funding to claim the seat and leave Sirotkin out in the cold, a situation which SMP Racing's sporting director Mika Salo insists is not an issue as he predicts another season of woe for the Grove outfit. Speaking to Finland's MTV, former F1 driver Salo revealed, 'Our offer was on the table, Williams would only had to sign. Of course, after the performances of 2018, SMP wanted to push the price down...
Full Story »
1y ago from GrandPrix247.com 0
Share

You May Also Be Interested In...

Williams announce Robert Kubica's successor

Williams have announced Nicholas Latifi as their new test driver, with...
1y ago from GPBlog.com

Happy birthday, Robert Kubica!

Robert Kubica's 34th birthday celebrations might be sweeter than others...
1y ago from GPFans.com

Williams need Kubica's "fighting spirit" to...

After completing his own mega comeback, Claire Williams is asking Robert...
1y ago from GPBlog.com

Williams confirm Kubica's 2019 replacement

Williams have hired Nicholas Latifi as their reserve driver for 2019,...
1y ago from GPFans.com

Elsewhere On The Network

Popular On MGPToday.com

2020 MotoGP Czech Republic Grand Prix session timings...

After a brief pause for breath, the reshuffled 2020 MotoGP season resumes...
1h ago from AutoSport.com

Vinales 'excited and curious' for Brno

A pair of second places at Jerez marked Maverick Vinales' best start to a...
4h ago from Crash.net

Podcast: Previewing MotoGP's Czech Grand Prix

This weekend's MotoGP Czech Grand Prix will be notable for the absence of...
5h ago from AutoSport.com

Rossi: Brno always a special weekend

Valentino Rossi returns to the scene of his very first grand prix...
5h ago from Crash.net

Popular On IndyCarToday.com

New Laguna Seca operator aiming to build new volunteer...

New WeatherTech Raceway Laguna Seca track manager John Narigi hopes to...
2h ago from Racer.com

Robin Miller's Mailbag for August 5, presented by...

Welcome to the Robin Miller Mailbag presented by Honda Racing / HPD. You...
6h ago from Racer.com

McLaren open to 2021 Alonso Indy 500 deal

McLaren CEO Zak Brown says the outfit would be open to continuing its...
32m ago from MotorsportWeek.c...

No spectators for Indianapolis 500

The Indianapolis 500 will proceed without spectators this month, Brickyard...
10h ago from SpeedCafe.com

Popular On TotalWRC.com

Rally Turkey agrees date change on 2020 WRC schedule

Rally Turkey will take place a week earlier than scheduled to facilitate...

Popular On GunnersToday.com

'Pathetic' – Arsenal come under fire for mass...

The running of a football club is a curious thing, because there...
1h ago from CaughtOffside.com

Arsenal ready to hijack £27m Man Utd deal despite Ed...

Arsenal are reportedly in position to snatch the signing of Gabriel...
8h ago from Express.co.uk

Arsenal in 'advanced talks' to complete Philippe...

Arsenal are beginning to make moves in the transfer window and are...
9h ago from Express.co.uk

How Emiliano Martinez became Arsenal's number one

Shivaan Shah FOLLOW CONTRIBUTOR Modified 05 Aug 2020, 17:52 IST Feature...
4h ago from SportsKeeda.com

Comments

Hottest News

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.