Giedo van der Garde will not drive in this weekend’s Australian Grand Prix having reached an agreement with Sauber.
Sauber has responded an Australian court’s decision to uphold Giedo van der Garde’s claim to have a right to drive for the team.
An Australian court will rule on Wednesday whether Giedo van der Garde is entitled to drive for Sauber in this weekend’s season-opening Australian Grand Prix.
Struggling independent outfit Sauber has hired two new drivers as it bids to recover from a point-less 2014 campaign.
Sauber has revealed its 2015 F1 contender, the Ferrari-powered C34.
Ferrari development driver Raffaele Marciello has been appointed Sauber’s test and reserve driver for the 2015 season.
Sauber enjoyed one of their best ever seasons just two years ago, but in 2014 they failed to score a point for the first time in their history.
Sauber team principal Monisha Kaltenborn described the team’s 2014 campaign, the first in which it failed to score any points, as “a huge disappointment”.
Esteban Ocon and Adderly Fong took different approaches to their first runs during today’s practice sessions.
Adrian Sutil cast doubt on whether Sauber will compete in 2015 after the team announced a change in driver line-up which leaves him without a seat for next year.
Felipe Nasr will make his Formula One debut next year with Sauber, the team has confirmed, leaving Adrian Sutil and Esteban Gutierrez without drives.
Sauber has confirmed Marcus Ericsson will join them for the 2015 season.
Sergey Sirotkin will drive in an F1 practice session for the first time at the Russian Grand Prix.
Esteban Gutierrez says the technical problems which have affected his car this weekend are “unacceptable”.
Top Sauber staff gave a damning verdict on the team’s performance after major errors were made during their pit stops in Austria.
Esteban Gutierrez will not take part in today’s qualifying session following his crash in practice.
Sauber’s planned investment deal involving Russian companies has been thrown into doubt by sanctions imposed on the country following its actions in Crimea.
Sauber are bringing a raft of updates for their C33 at the next race as they bid to end the point-less streak since the start of the season.
Simona de Silvestro spent her first of two days at the wheel of a Sauber F1 car at the Fiorano circuit today.
Sauber will replace Esteban Gutierrez’s chassis for next week’s race in China following his collision with Pastor Maldonado during Sunday’s Bahrain Grand Prix.