Robin Frijns, Sauber, Young Drivers' Test, Silverstone, 2013

Sauber reserve driver Frijns loses GP2 seat

F1 Fanatic Round-upPosted on | Author Keith Collantine

In the round-up: Sauber’s reserve driver Robin Frijns, who won the Formula Renault 3.5 and 2.0 championships within the last two years, has lost his race seat in GP2.


Robin Frijns, Sauber, Young Drivers' Test, Silverstone, 2013


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