Sauber-2016 Felipe Nasr and Marcus Ericsson
The team Sauber will not change next season in 2016 it will still be the Brazilian Felipe Nasr and Swede Marcus Ericsson. However, the presence of contracts with Sauber does not guarantee space in the cockpit.Monisha Kaltenborn, team principal "We are pleased to announce that extended the contracts with Marcus and Felipe. The decision is made early enough, and this suggests that pilots with the team moving in the right direction.We are completely satisfied with Marcus and Felipe. They show good results and quickly learn. Despite their young age, they work professionally both on the track and beyond. They both actively participate in the creation of a new machine C35".Marcus Ericsson "I am glad that Sauber believed in my potential and extended the contract for another season. While I'm happy with my first season on the team. I achieved good results, has earned the first points in the first race. I feel that the team I appreciate, so I'm ready to give it my all to succeed."Felipe Nasr "it's great that I'll spend another season at Sauber. The contract extension is an important step in my career. In the first half of the debut season I learned a lot, both in terms of piloting the machine, and work with the team. While the highlight remains in fifth place in his debut race in Melbourne. Looking forward to continue cooperation."It is worth to remind that a year ago, signed with Sauber contracts were Adrian Sutil and Guido van der garde. Both hoped to pursue a career in Fomrula-1, but appeared more cash Ericsson and Nasr. As a result, in the beginning of the year on two Sauber cockpit claimed four of the pilot, and the Australian court was almost arrested the property of the team itself and Monisha Kaltenborn for non-performance of contracts. Later van der garde and Sutil got from Sauber considerable monetary compensation.