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2017-07-28 12:34:03

Sauber extended the contract with Ferrari

Sauber extended the contract with Ferrari

The Sauber team will continue to use Ferrari power plant. The contract is signed for a few years.Frederick Wasser, the head of the team "I am Happy to report that we continue to cooperate with Ferrari. We signed a multiyear contract to supply engines.Cooperation with Ferrari will help to achieve serious progress in the work on the car in 2018. I am confident that together we will achieve significant results".Frederic Vasseur became the head of the Sauber a couple of weeks ago, and the first thing he terminated the contract with Honda has signed former team principal, Kaltenborn Monisha.Sauber uses Ferrari engines since 1997. Only in 2006-2010, the team enjoyed the support of BMW.

2017-07-28 10:24:04

Sauber and Honda parted

Sauber and Honda parted

Cooperation Sauber with Honda ended, and it began. The Swiss team has officially announced the termination of the contract with the Japanese minders.Frederick Wasser, the head of the Sauber "We have to say about the termination of cooperation with Honda. This decision was made for the future of the team. We want to thank Honda and wish them success in Formula 1".Masashi Yamamoto, Manager of the sports division of Honda "We were looking forward to a season in 2018, but after the change of the leadership team decided to stop the cooperation because of the fact that our views of the future differed. Thank Sauber for cooperation."Now Sauber uses a Ferrari power plant sample 2016. New engine supplier will be named later.

2017-07-27 11:54:06

Pascal Wehrlein is looking forward for the start of the Grand Prix of Hungary

Pascal Wehrlein is looking forward for the start of the Grand Prix of Hungary

Pilot Sauber Pascal Wehrlein admitted that he really wants to try out the updated car on the Hungarian track.Pascal Wehrlein "I'm looking forward to the start of the Grand Prix of Hungary and, in particular, the first part of our aerodynamic upgrades, which will be presented there. It will be interesting to see how adaptation will affect our performance.This will be our last race before the summer break, and I will do my best to perform well and finish the first half of the season on a positive note.

2017-07-24 12:54:02

Honda is not going to leave Formula 1

The Manager of the sports division of Honda Masashi Yamamoto said that his company is not going to leave Formula 1, despite failing results and regular criticism. However, called into question the cooperation with the Sauber team.Masashi Yamamoto "I constantly communicate with the Board of Directors of the company and know that we are not going to leave. We have a contract with McLaren, and now we are negotiating its extension. However, we are opposed to McLaren temporarily used engines from other manufacturers.With Sauber we negotiate. Before we have reached agreements with Monica, Kaltenborn, but the new management decided to change course".

2017-07-24 10:34:04

Gunther Steiner, Giovinazzi did a great job

Gunther Steiner, Giovinazzi did a great job

Director Haas Gunther Steiner admitted that he liked young Antonio Giovinazzi.Gunther Steiner "He did a great job. Antonio has participated in the race, he had a lot of tests. He's a good guy and very professional, very Mature. We saw it last year in GP2.We was not expecting nothing incredible because he's a rookie, but he's not a rookie. I don't know how many days he worked with Sauber before the season, but he just took it and went. It's a good advertising guy and Ferrari".In the course of this season, Giovinazzi will hold a few Friday's practice in the composition of Haas.

2017-07-15 23:14:04

Pascal Wehrlein Weather played a role

Pascal Wehrlein Weather played a role

Pilot Sauber Pascal Wehrlein in the qualification of Grand Prix of great Britain showed the 18-th result.Pascal Wehrlein "the Weather conditions definitely played a big role in how this day passed. The morning was mostly dry, and then passed a light rain. Flying on intermediate tyres was helpful in the first few laps, but when the track began to dry, it was very hard to work on this kit. Looking back, it is a pity that we do not have enough time to go on the tires Supersoft. We may have even had a chance to get to the second round.The race will be very interesting, I look forward to tomorrow".

2017-07-15 17:14:02

Qualifying score after ten stages

Stoffel vandorn for the first time in the season managed to beat a partner in McLaren's Fernando Alonso and Daniil Kvyat equalized with a partner in the Toro Rosso.Mercedes, Lewis Hamilton, Valtteri Bottas 6-4Ferrari, Sebastian Vettel - Kimi Raikkonen 7-3Red Bull, Daniel Riccardo - Max Verstappen 4-6Force India, Sergio Perez - Esteban Windows 9-1Williams, Felipe Massa - lance Stroll 9-1McLaren, Fernando Alonso - Stoffel Vandorn 8-1Toro Rosso, Daniil Kvyat is Carlos Sainz 5-5Renault, Nico - Jolyon Palmer 9-0Haas, Roman Grosjean - Kevin Magnussen 6-4Sauber, Marcus Ericsson - Pascal Wehrlein 2-6.

2017-07-14 23:44:04

Pascal Wehrlein we had problems with the engine

Pascal Wehrlein we had problems with the engine

Pilot Sauber Pascal Wehrlein in the practice of the British Grand Prix showed 20-th result.Pascal Wehrlein "Today I had problems with the engine, as it was in Spielberg last week. We have been able to work on the program, even managed to test around with the different settings of the machine. For short periods and long, has its own perspective, but I hope that tomorrow and Sunday we will play better".

2017-07-13 16:44:02

The new head of Sauber will deal with Honda

The new head of the Sauber Frederic Vasseur confirmed that the probability of termination of the contract with the Honda mechanics, which will be operational only in 2018.Frederic Vasseur "All actively discussing Honda engines. My first task is to deal with the contract signed by the former leadership. We have little time and need to quickly solve this problem. Judging by McLaren, the situation there is critical".

2017-07-12 16:44:03

Sauber declined to Honda engines

Autosport reports that Sauber team broke the previously signed a contract with Honda to supply engines in the season of 2018.This year Sauber is using last year's version of the Ferrari engines. In may the team announced the move in 2018 to client Honda engines. However, as it turns out, the deal was never completed.It also became known that the contract with Honda is the reason for the departure Monesi, Kaltenborn - the new shareholders of the team did not understand why noncompetitive Japanese engines.

2017-07-12 16:24:03

Frederic Vasseur, the new head of the Sauber

Frederic Vasseur, the new head of the Sauber

Sauber have officially confirmed that frdric Vasseur, who previously worked at Renault, will be the new team leader, replacing the previously dismissed Monica, Kaltenborn.Pascal Picchi, Chairman of the Board Sauber "Frederick Wasser worked long enough in Motorsport and has proved itself from the best side. We are happy to see him in the ranks of Sauber".Frederic Vasseur "I am delighted to be a member of the team Sauber and thank you for the trust. I was impressed with the capabilities of each team's base in Hinwil, and also the ambitions of all employees. I am confident that together we will achieve great success. Look forward to the opportunity to start working at a new place."At the head of Renault F1 Vasser worked for a year. He left the French team in February of this year from-for disagreements with Cyril Abiteboul. Prior to that, Vasser led teams in the Junior series and has worked with Nico Rosberg, Lewis Hamilton, Sebastian Vettel and Valtteri Bottas.To work in Sauber Wasser will start from July 17, after the Grand Prix of great Britain.

2017-07-11 10:44:05

Pascal Wehrlein we still Have no leader

Pascal Wehrlein we still Have no leader

Pilot Sauber Pascal Wehrlein said that his team has not yet found a new leader.Pascal Wehrlein "we do not Have a new team leader. Things are different now, especially without Monesi, but is the way it is. I'm just trying to fly as fast as possible.The situation is very new, and everyone in the team feels. We do our best.I am very comfortable in the team, and I already have glasses. Compared to last year, we were able to take a step forward, but my future will be determined by Mercedes. They say they will be with me next year.

2017-07-10 09:54:03

Pascal Wehrlein I Hope in the UK we will be more competitive

Pascal Wehrlein I Hope in the UK we will be more competitive

Pascal Wehrlein in race of the Grand Prix of Austria was the best of the pilots Sauber, but finished only 14-M. Pascal Wehrlein "I started the race from the pit lane due to an engine swap. On the first lap I was faced with the wreckage of the other machines. I'm a little worried about the condition of the car, but fortunately, everything turned out fine. I stubbornly moved forward, attacking all his rivals, but 14th was the maximum result today. I hope we will be more competitive at Silverstone".

2017-07-09 10:54:02

Pascal Wehrlein will start from the pit lane

After qualifying the car for Pascal Wehrlein replaced the power unit, so the pilot Sauber will start from the pit lane.German lost nothing, because he qualified last. But Pascal got the advantage of choosing the settings of the machine in the event, if it will rain.

2017-07-08 22:24:03

Qualifying score after nine stages

After nine qualifications in the five teams, there is complete dominance of one of the pilots, while four teams, including Toro Rosso, the score is almost equal.Mercedes, Lewis Hamilton, Valtteri Bottas 5-4Ferrari, Sebastian Vettel - Kimi Raikkonen 7-2Red Bull, Daniel Riccardo - Max Verstappen 4-5Force India, Sergio Perez - Esteban Windows 8-1Williams, Felipe Massa - lance Stroll 8-1McLaren, Fernando Alonso - Stoffel Vandorn 8-0Toro Rosso, Daniil Kvyat is Carlos Sainz 4-5Renault, Nico - Jolyon Palmer 8-0Haas, Roman Grosjean - Kevin Magnussen 5-4Sauber, Marcus Ericsson - Pascal Wehrlein 2-5.

2017-07-07 21:24:03

Pascal Wehrlein We are far from competitors

Pascal Wehrlein We are far from competitors

Pilot Sauber Pascal Wehrlein in the practice of the Austrian Grand Prix showed 19-th result. Behind only teammate.Pascal Wehrlein "It was a difficult day for us. Our direct competitors there is a clear separation from us, which was to be expected due to the many straight lines on this ring. We had some difficulties in working with the settings of the machine, especially during the second practice. However, we were able to gather a lot of data and now do their analysis. I think we will be able to improve performance before the start of the qualification".

2017-07-07 10:24:05

Robert Hoteldeur leaves Sauber

After the team leader the post head of communications leaves Robert Hoteldeur.Robert Hoteldeur "My departure is directly associated with the care, Kaltenborn. More than I can say".It is believed that Sauber will announce in Austria about replacing Monesi, Kaltenborn on Frederic Vasseur at the head of Sauber. Previously Frederic Vasseur was led by Renault.

2017-07-06 11:54:03

Frederic Vasseur will lead Sauber

Frederic Vasseur will lead Sauber

Soon to be followed by ad Frederic Vasseur as the head of the team Sauber.Shortly before the last Grand Prix in Baku, the new owners of the Swiss team suddenly fired Monica, Kaltenborn. Frederic Vasseur immediately began talks with the President of the Sauber Pascal Pixie.Pascal Pixie "We are in talks with Vasser, but so far nothing officially can not say. There are other candidates".But Louis Vasconcelos, a respected commentator of Formula 1 believes that the deal with Vasser concluded.Louis Vasconcelos "Sauber is expected to announce its decision during the Austrian Grand Prix".Previously Frederick Wasser worked in the Renault, but left the team early in the year due to disagreements with Cyril Abiteboul.

2017-06-28 10:54:07

Frederick Wasser can lead Sauber

Frederick Wasser can lead Sauber

The former head of Renault Frederic Vasseur became the most likely candidate to replace the vacancy of the head of the Sauber after the departure Monica, Kaltenborn from this post.Initially for this post I wanted to put Colin, but he officially refused the job, citing family and reluctance to take responsibility for a team of 350 people.

2017-06-24 21:34:02

Pascal Wehrlein I'm glad to be back in the second round

Pascal Wehrlein I'm glad to be back in the second round

Pilot Sauber Pascal Wehrlein at the end of qualifying the Grand Prix of Azerbaijan was on the 15th position.Pascal Wehrlein "I'm happy with the return of the second round. We definitely made a step forward from the point of view of the performance of our car. Compared to yesterday we have clearly moved forward. My fastest lap was good, but really we have no speed to compete in the second round.As always, I will try my hardest to achieve a satisfactory result on Sunday".

2017-06-24 21:04:02

Qualifying score after the eight stages

After eight qualifications in the five teams, there is complete dominance of one of the pilots, and the two teams score equal.Mercedes, Lewis Hamilton, Valtteri Bottas 5-3Ferrari, Sebastian Vettel - Kimi Raikkonen 6-2Red Bull, Daniel Riccardo - Max Verstappen 3-5Force India, Sergio Perez - Esteban Windows 7-1Williams, Felipe Massa - lance Stroll 7-1McLaren, Fernando Alonso - Stoffel Vandorn 7-0Toro Rosso, Daniil Kvyat is Carlos Sainz 4-4Renault, Nico - Jolyon Palmer 7-0Haas, Roman Grosjean - Kevin Magnussen 4-4Sauber, Marcus Ericsson - Pascal Wehrlein 1-5.

2017-06-22 11:34:03

Sauber confirmed the dismissal of Kaltenborn

Sauber confirmed the dismissal of Kaltenborn

Sauber have officially confirmed that monisha Kaltenborn is leaving the post of team leader, which she has held since may 2012.In a statement the team owners said "Longbow Finance regrets to inform that due to disagreements regarding the development team is leaving his post Kaltenborn. The decision was made by mutual consent.We thank her for her many years of cooperation and wish all the best. Her successor will be named in the near future".Temporarily the powers of the head of the team share Manager Sauber beat Xander and technical Director Jorg Zander.

2017-06-22 11:24:02

Sauber will use McLaren gear box

Head Sauber Moniz, Kaltenborn before his dismissal said that next year her team will be on the gearbox of the McLaren.Monisha Kaltenborn "today we can say that the McLaren and Sauber are two different teams, two different customers Honda. Exchange of information will not.At the same time, next year we will use the gearbox of the McLaren, although we don't like the way the engine and box work this year the British team.But I can't draw any conclusions about how things will be next year. So far, only one assumption, and I have no reason to doubt the progress".

2017-06-21 16:54:03

Moniz, Kaltenborn Sauber has left

As reported by SkySport, monisha Kaltenborn, left his post as head of the team Sauber. The official announcement is expected soon.In early 2012, Kaltenborn joined Sauber, thus becoming the first female leader in Formula 1. However, the time she was a co-owner of the Swiss team, but a year ago he sold his stake in the company Longbow Finance. According to rumors, the new owner did not like management methods, Kaltenborn.

2017-06-21 09:44:04

Pascal Wehrlein, last year in Baku was very interesting

Pilot Sauber Pascal Wehrlein admitted that waiting for a race in Baku with great hopes.Pascal Wehrlein "I'm really looking forward to the opportunity to return behind the wheel of a car in Baku. Last last year a race weekend, Azerbaijan was very interesting for all of us. It was the first Grand Prix in this country.Search best settings for the car on this track is a real challenge for all teams. Maximum speed and acceleration dynamics here are key moments.Last year Wehrlein came to Baku because of brake failure.

2017-06-20 12:04:04

Williams will contribute to the collapse of McLaren-Honda

Williams will contribute to the collapse of McLaren-Honda

The Williams team could be the basis for the imminent collapse of the relationship of McLaren and Honda.Veteran Blic newspaper correspondent Roger Benoit reports that Williams could abandon the deal with Mercedes in 2018 to become the new partner Honda. This will allow you to clear the way for McLaren in possible cooperation with Mercedes.Roger Benoit "Last question are the Silver arrows want to go back to such a dangerous rival, as McLarenFor Sauber the result doesn't really matter, because in the next year for Honda they will remain the team's number two.In 1983-1987 the Williams team has already collaborated with Honda. But then, after winning the season-1987, Japanese motorists have gone to McLaren. Now the situation is reversed with the only difference that now the Honda is not the best of engines.

2017-06-20 11:14:02

Chapter Sauber We can only trust Honda

Head Sauber Moniz, Kaltenborn said her team we can only trust Honda as a manufacturer of engines.Monisha Kaltenborn "We can only trust Honda. We can build your knowledge about this company only the results of their work in Formula 1. We understand that it is very difficult to succeed when you have a bad motor. But we are ready for this cooperation.We are ready for partnership. We would be interested in working with Honda on a sponsorship basis, but we have nothing to do with it".

2017-06-13 11:14:03

Robert Kubica dreams of returning to Formula 1

Robert Kubica dreams of returning to Formula 1

The ex-pilot Sauber and Renault's Robert Kubica has admitted that he dreams of returning to Formula 1.Last week, the pole held a test driving a Formula 1 six years after the unfortunate accident during the rally of Italy.Robert Kubica "Renault's Approach was a pleasant surprise. They tried to keep it a secret, because the test for them was not to put me in the car and make a good story, even if it would have caused a lot of interest.Not for me to decide what the future holds for me. It is nice to know I can do what I did six years ago, despite my limitations.I feel ready, I worked so hard and can say I have never trained so hard and well even in those years when participated in the race. I look forward to the solution, hope everything will be fine, but I can't solve it.I just ran one test, but for me this is an important goal, and I feel like starting a new path, even if you do not know where it leads me.But do not hide that would like to come back because I feel very well in the cockpit. I can fight with all your strength".

2017-06-12 09:44:05

Marcus Ericsson It was a tough weekend

Marcus Ericsson It was a tough weekend

Pilot Sauber Marcus Ericsson race in Canada finished in 13th position.Marcus Ericsson "overall it was a tough weekend, but I got the maximum from the car in the race. We have made a step forward in the management of the tires. Throughout the race we kept in good shape. The pace that I showed was comparable with all who rode beside me. Now we have to rely on this data before the race in Baku".