The story in the coloring Sauber
In 1993 in Formula 1 made its debut Swiss team Sauber. It was a dark horse, both literally and figuratively.In the 1980s, Sauber has actually become the factory Mercedes team in the race sport prototypes. When the German company decided to conquer the Formula 1, in as a partner again was chosen the team of Peter Sauber.The debut took place in 1993. At the start of the Grand Prix of South Africa took two cars in a black livery. In Stuttgart was very afraid for his reputation, so the cooperation with Mercedes reminded only a small inscription "Concept by Mercedes-Benz". The calculation was simple if the debut fails - the image of Mercedes will not suffer. However, already in the first race Sauber earned their first points, and by the end of the season, a new team took seventh place in the constructors ' championship.