F1 testing resumes at Jerez tomorrow but the weather reports make for grim reading – the teams could face yet more wet weather setbacks. Here’s today’s round-up:
“The involvement of Group Lotus is likely to see the team remain in Norfolk, according to Lotus‘«÷s Gino Rosato, who moved to the road car side of Lotus from Ferrari‘«÷s F1 team last year.”
“However, a comeback for the French firm as the next sole tyre supplier could be on the cards after one of its managing partners Jean-Dominique Senard told Bloomberg that it was holding ‘formal discussions’ with the FIA.”
Comment of the day
I’ve created a new page for Virgin Racing.
On this day in F1
Ten years ago today Jenson Button’s preparations for his first F1 season were disrupted when he hit a bird while testing at Kyalami in South Africa. Fortunately Button was unhurt. The bird didn’t fare so well…