Giedo van der Garde archive

Rosberg quickest as Raikkonen crashes in Bahrain 22nd February 2014, 14:07

Nico Rosberg underlined Mercedes’ growing status as pre-season favourites by putting the W05 on top of the times sheets again on the final day of the second test in Bahrain.

Sauber announce Van der Garde as reserve driver 21st January 2014, 8:17

Giedo van der Garde has been announced as Sauber’s test and reserve driver for the forthcoming season.

Who’s winning the battle of the team mates halfway through 2013? 9th August 2013, 13:32

At the halfway point in the season the balance of power in each of the teams has become clear. Here’s how each pair of team mates compares so far.

Caterham fined after Van der Garde loses wheel 12th May 2013, 16:18

Caterham have been fined ??10,000 (??8,460) for sending Giedo van der Garde onto the track with a loose wheel.

Van der Garde completes Caterham’s line-up 1st February 2013, 14:57

Giedo van der Garde has been confirmed as Caterham’s second driver for 2013.

Rossi and Van Der Garde to test for Caterham 25th October 2012, 9:31

Caterham will use the Young Drivers’ Test to run two drivers who have already had runs in the CT01 this year.

Caterham announce Giedo van der Garde as third driver 4th February 2012, 16:33

Dutchman Giedo van der Garde has been announced as Caterham’s third driver.

Turvey heads iSport 1-2 (GP2 Asia) 5th February 2010, 15:46

When I spoke to Oliver Turvey last month he reckoned missing the pre-race test at Abu Dhabi had kept him from doing better in his first two GP2 Asia races. He proved that with a fine win in the third race of the championship at the Yas Island circuit after a gripping and – at […]

F1 blogs & more: At least two lawsuits 19th June 2008, 15:00

Disgruntled Japanese F1 fans are suing the Fuji International Speedway, home of the Japanese Grand Prix. And an even more disgruntled ex-F1 tester is suing his former team. Read my selection of F1 highlights from around the web below including James Allen reacting to criticism of his comments about Lewis Hamilton and Ayrton Senna, Jacques […]

2008 testing round-up 2 8th December 2007, 19:02

This week saw the final four days of testing of 2007. Although much was made of the opportunity to compare Michael Schumacher and Lewis Hamilton on track at the same time, in reality the diversity of testing programmes being run meant that no worthwhile comparison was possible. Teams ran a mixture of grooved and slick […]