Kamui Kobayashi says he will not be racing in Formula One in 2013.
Romain Grosjean will continue to drive for Lotus in 2013, the team has confirmed.
The former Renault team which turned into Lotus returned to winning ways in 2012 as Kimi Raikkonen made a successful comeback.
Red Bull team principal Christian Horner says he would not have made Ferrari’s decision to retain Felipe Massa for 2012.
The McLaren MP4-27 was the fastest car of 2012 – and it won the final two races of the year after a subtle but significant front wing tweak.
In the round-up: Grosjean beats Vettel and Schumacher for Race of Champions victory ?σΤιΌ?σ Button warns Rosberg about Hamilton’s pace