Caterham’s drivers were left none the wiser about their car’s potential in Melbourne after completing just three laps between them in today’s two practice sessions.
Kamui Kobayashi says Renault’s struggles in the first test of the season at Jerez did not come as a complete surprise to their engineers.
Caterham have completely changed their race driver line-up for the second year in a row after signing Kamui Kobayashi and Marcus Ericsson for 2014.
Kamui Kobayashi has pledged to refund the donations made to his support programme if he fails to secure a place in Formula One.
Kamui Kobayashi had a chance to drive a Ferrari Formula One car at the team’s Maranello test track day.
Kamui Kobayashi has received almost Â£1m in donations from fans as he tries to raise funds to stay on the Formula One grid.
Michael Schumacher and Kamui Kobayashi will not be penalised for incidents they were involved in during the Indian Grand Prix.
“I’ve always felt that if you ever want to look back and regard yourself as a Formula One driver, you have to have been on the podium at least once.”
The Sauber drivers expect a more competitive showing in Singapore than the team have managed before at the street track.
Pastor Maldonado and Kamui Kobayashi were fined after incidents during the British Grand Prix, and Maldonado also received a reprimand.