Scuderia Toro Rosso articles on F1 Fanatic archive

Toro Rosso fall well short of sixth place target 5th December 2013, 10:00

Toro Rosso failed to achieve their target of finishing sixth in the championship but fulfilled their other goal of providing a new driver for sister team Red Bull.

Kvyat gains superlicence ahead of practice runs 11th November 2013, 12:36

Daniil Kvyat has completed the necessary running to gain an F1 superlicence ahead of his planned practice appearances at the final two races of the season.

Kvyat ‘should be on Vergne’s pace within eight races’ 22nd October 2013, 21:53

Red Bull motorsport director Helmut Marko believes new Toro Rosso driver Daniil Kvyat should be on the pace of team mate Jean-Eric Vergne before the first half of 2014 is over.

Missing Toro Rosso F1 chance “hurts” – Da Costa 21st October 2013, 21:03

Antonio Felix da Costa says being passed over for an F1 drive in favour of Daniil Kvyat “hurts”.

Daniil Kvyat gets Toro Rosso drive for 2014

Toro Rosso have confirmed Russian driver Daniil Kvyat will race for them in 2014 in place of Daniel Ricciardo.

Stuck brakes caused Vergne’s qualifying fire 12th October 2013, 8:40

Jean-Eric Vergne says his rear brakes caught fire in Q1 because they had jammed on.

Vergne keeps point but team fined for ‘unsafe release’ 24th March 2013, 11:53

Toro Rosso were fined following Jean-Eric Vergne’s collision with Charles Pic in the pits during the Malaysian Grand Prix.

Toro Rosso aim to recreate their Vettel-era peak after technical team shake-up 12th March 2013, 9:30

Toro Rosso have set the bar high for Red Bull hopefuls Jean-Eric Vergne and Daniel Ricciardo, aiming to move up three places in the constructors’ championship.

Toro Rosso aim high with heavily revised STR8 6th February 2013, 13:47

Toro Rosso say only the steering wheel is unchanged from last year’s car on the STR8 as they target sixth in the constructors’ championship..

Toro Rosso seeking Renault engine deal for 2014 5th February 2013, 11:39

Toro Rosso team principal Franz Tost said his team is pursuing a deal to use Renault engines from 2014 so they can share technologies with sister team Red Bull.