Pictures of the special helmets being used by Pastor Maldonado, Romain Grosjean, Charles Pic and Sergio Perez in Monaco.
Should Lotus have used team orders to help Kimi Raikkonen pass Romain Grosjean in Bahrain?
Lotus have confirmed reserve driver Jerome D’Ambrosio will get his first taste of the E20 in next week’s test at Mugello.
Lotus have an exciting new driver line-up in Kimi Raikkonen and Romain Grosjean. But they lost four day of running in testing.
Having had no French drivers in the last two F1 seasons there are three in the rookie class of 2012 – plus Australia’s Daniel Ricciardo.
Romain Grosjean says his brief experience of F1 in 2009 will stand him in good stead on his return this year.
Jenson Button was fastest in the first practice session at Abu Dhabi.
Romain Grosjean will drive for Renault in practice at the Abu Dhabi and Brazilian Grands Prix.
Romain Grosjean can claim the GP2 championship at next weekend’s Belgian Grand Prix round.
Romain Grosjean will take over Nick Heidfeld’s role testing tyres for Pirelli. The change follows Heidfeld’s move to re-join Sauber, announced on Tuesday. Pirelli’s motorsport director Paul Hembery said the change of drivers to Grosjean was “in order to avoid favouring any individual team”:
Romain Grosjean has joined Gravity Sports Management, the driver management company owned by Gerard Lopez. Lopez is on the board of Genii Capital which bought into the Renault F1 team at the end of last year. Renault are yet to confirm who will be their second driver alongside Robert Kubica in 2011. Grosjean is hoping … Continue reading Grosjean joins Lopez’s Gravity management
Romain Grosjean will race in GP2 for the second time this year at Spa-Francorchamps this weekend. Grosjean, who started seven races for Renault at the end of last year, will drive for DAMS in the two GP2 races at Spa. He has already driven for the team in place of Jerome d’Ambrosio at the Hockenheimring, … Continue reading Grosjean to make another GP2 apearance
With no movement on the 2011 F1 driver market so far, it looks as though there might not be very many spaces for new drivers next year. But with a 13th team potentially being announced soon and a fresh crop of graduates from GP2 and beyond looking for a way in, we could still see … Continue reading Who will be the new F1 drivers in 2011?
Former F1 driver Romain Grosjean will drive for DAMS in this weekend’s GP2 race at the Hockenheimring. According to the official GP2 website Grosjean will take the place of Jerome d’Ambrosio: With testing strictly controlled in this category, Gravity Sport Management has made this decision in order to analyse the reasons why the d?óÔé¼ÔäóAmbrosio/DAMS pairing … Continue reading Grosjean replaces d’Ambrosio in GP2
Comparing Romain Grosjean’s performance last year to how well his successor Vitaly Petrov is doing, perhaps Grosjean was dropped too hastily.
Romain Grosjean will return to single-seater racing this weekend as he will contest the Auto GP round at Spa. Formerly known as Euroseries 3000, an earlier incarnation of the championship was won by Felipe Massa in 2001, the year before he made his F1 debut. The Auto GP series uses chassis based on those used … Continue reading Grosjean to race in Auto GP at Spa
The Le Mans 24 Hours has been won by 64 different F1 drivers since it was first held in 1923. Last year the winning car was piloted by three former F1 racers – Alexander Wurz, Marc Gene and David Brabham. This year 1992 world champion Nigel Mansell is among the 24 F1 drivers taking part … Continue reading F1 drivers in the 2010 Le Mans 24 Hours
Working out who was the best F1 driver is never easy – a driver typically only has one rival who has the same equipment, and even within teams two cars are not necessarily always the same. And it’s been even harder this year with the sudden emergence of Brawn and Red Bull as front runners, … Continue reading 2009 F1 driver rankings part 1: 25-16
How did Kamui Kobayashi gain half-a-dozen places and get ahead of his team mate to finish sixth in his second race? And was Romain Grosjean’s race really as bad as it looked? The analysis of the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix will take a look at the answers to these questions.
Drivers’ fastest laps Rank Driver Fastest lap Deficit to fastest lap Laps within 1% of personal best 1 Sebastian Vettel 100.279 0 21 2 Sebastien Buemi 100.326 0.047 14 3 Lewis Hamilton 100.367 0.088 10 4 Rubens Barrichello 100.449 0.17 21 5 Mark Webber 100.571 0.292 26 6 Jenson Button 100.642 0.363 29 7 Nick … Continue reading Abu Dhabi Grand Prix fastest lap analysis