Charles Pic, Caterham, 2012

“Caterham has big potential” – Pic

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Charles Pic, Caterham, 2012In the round-up: Charles Pic has high hopes for his new team.

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Q&A with Caterham?s Charles Pic (F1)

“For me the Caterham factory is great. We?re doing everything we can to make a good car so now we have to work and start to prepare for next year. I think Caterham has big potential – I?m 100 percent confident of that. We just have to work very hard to improve ourselves to be better next year and to take a step forward.”

Steve Nielsen quits Caterham role (Autosport)

“It is not clear why he is leaving, but sources suggest that he is moving to another outfit. The Leafield-based team has confirmed he will stop working for it in January.”

Razia ?? surpreendido com decis??o da Marussia, mas diz: ‘Ainda h?? chance’ (Globo Esporte, Portuguese)

Luiz Razia says he was surprised Marussia signed Max Chilton for 2013, but hopes to land a seat with Caterham or Force India.

‘No’ a la alternancia del Gran Premio de Espa???a de F???rmula 1 (Mundo Deportivo, Spanish)

The Circuit de Catalunya does not want to share the Spanish Grand Prix with Valencia.

One Piece at a Time: This Brit Is Building an F1 Car in His Backyard ? Can You Help? (Car and Driver)

“In his garden shed, Thomas is slowly putting together his own Formula 1 car based on parts from a 2001 British American Racing 003.”

Nico Rosberg season???s greetings 2012: bull riding (YouTube)

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