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Sauber turns down Andretti buyout bid

Sep.12 Michael Andretti has failed in a reported bid to buy the Alfa Romeo-branded Formula 1 team Sauber. Andretti, the former F1 driver and now active Indycar and Formula E team owner, apparently approached the Swiss based team recently about a buyout. 'The proposal was made in the summer and received a ‘no' from the owners,' Sky Italia reported from Monza. As for the vacant 2022 seat at Alfa Romeo alongside Valtteri Bottas, Ferrari junior and Formula 2 driver Robert Shwartzman has now counted himself out of the running. 'It doesn't matter if I'm surprised or not,' the Russian said. 'At the moment I don't have enough results to say ‘Why aren't you talking about me?' 'Yes, the...
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