Simona de Silvestro will never sit behind the wheel of a Sauber
Simona de Silvestro will never sit behind the wheel of a Formula 1 car due to contractual disagreements between management and Sauber, but, apparently, retain the current status of the sponsored racers Swiss team.
"We have completed the programme of work of Simone on the highway out of her financial problems, - said the representative of Sauber in interview magazine Autosport. - Everyone who was involved in her last six months, very disappointed in this outcome, because they liked to work with Simona. We are now looking at other options for a career racers in the Sauber, but it will take time".
Simona de Silvestro conducted several tests" class="posttag">tests behind the wheel of the Sauber C31 in Fiorano and Valencia, but the three-month period, for which she could get a superlicense after the test program has expired. In addition, she had to abandon plans to test Sauber C33 free races in the Grand Prix of the United States.