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Sauber F1 Team announces Raffaele Marciello as its test and reserve driver for 2015
Hinwil, 31st December 2014 – The Sauber F1 Team is pleased to announce Raffaele Marciello as its test and reserve driver for 2015. The 20-year-old Italian started his racing career in karting in 2005. After winning several championships he moved up to single seater racing. In 2013 he won the European F3 Championship with 13 wins. One year later he competed in the GP2 series, where he won the main race in Spa-Francorchamps and clinched another two podiums to finish eighth overall.
Infiniti Red Bull Racing retains Sébastien Buemi as 2015 Reserve Driver
23 December 2014
Infiniti Red Bull Racing is pleased to announce that it has once again signed Sébastien Buemi as the team’s Reserve Driver for the 2015 season.
McLaren-Honda 2015 Drivers Interviewed
December 17, 2014 - Honda has added to its Motor Sports site videos of interviews with McLaren-Honda 2015 Drivers Fernando Alonso and Jenson Button.
Fernando Alonso Interview (6 min 30 s):
Jenson Button Interview (3 min 57 s):
McLaren-Honda prepares for 2015: laying the foundations for future domination
McLaren-Honda is delighted to announce its new driver line-up for 2015: Fernando Alonso and Jenson Button. Kevin Magnussen will remain an important part of the team, as test and reserve driver.
All three men will play crucial roles in re-establishing the ascendancy of one of global sport’s most iconic unions, for McLaren and Honda have already formed one of the most dominant partnerships in motorsport history: Honda broke new ground in the 1980s by creating a turbocharged engine that was unparalleled in both its output and its efficiency, and, between 1988 and 1992, McLaren-Honda won eight world championships and 44 grands prix, and took 53 pole positions and set 30 fastest laps, all in just 80 grands prix.
Team Reaction to Last Night’s Factory Break-In
Saturday 6 December 2014
Christian Horner: “We are obviously devastated by this serious factory break in, which saw offenders drive a vehicle through our front entrance and steal more than 60 trophies which took years and hard work to accumulate.
Sahara Force India to use Toyota Motorsport GmbH Wind Tunnel
Sahara Force India is pleased to announce that it will use the wind tunnel facilities of Toyota Motorsport GmbH in Cologne, Germany, as the nominated site for all aerodynamic testing in 2015 and beyond.
ONWARDS AND UPWARDS
The conclusion of the 2014 FIA Formula One World Championship marks the end of a challenging but ultimately productive year for Renault Sport F1. Sweeping changes to engine regulations ahead of the season – with the V8 units replaced by advanced turbocharged V6s featuring radical new energy harvesting technologies – presented the team at Viry-Châtillon with a fresh and unique set of challenges.
Williams and Avanade Announce New Partnership Agreement
WILLIAMS MARTINI RACING is pleased to announce a new multi-year technology partnership agreement and sponsorship with Avanade, a global business technology, cloud and managed services provider.