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Sauber confident of recovery
Sauber Team Principal Monisha Kaltenborn is “absolutely confident” the struggling Swiss team will work their way out of their current slump as they bid to avert the first point-less season in their history.
Gutierrez eyes contract talks
Esteban Gutierrez hopes to open contract talks with Sauber in the forthcoming weeks as the Mexican aims to keep his place on the grid in time for his country’s return to the F1 calendar next year.
Mexican duo hail race's return
Mexico’s two Formula 1 drivers, Sergio Perez and Esteban Gutierrez, have expressed their delight and pride at the news that their country will rejoin the calendar next season with the former “100 per cent” certain that the race will happen.
Sutil insists: I'm staying put
Adrian Sutil insists he will stay at Sauber for the rest of the season, despite rumours suggesting that reserve driver Giedo van der Garde will step up in his place.
Sutil: 'The Sauber is a diva'
Adrian Sutil has described the Sauber C33 as a “little diva” as the team face up to the prospect of their first scoreless season in F1.
Bianchi fastest on day two
Standing in for Kimi Raikkonen at Ferrari, Jules Bianchi was fastest on the second and final day of the Silverstone in-season test.
Massa top at Silverstone
Felipe Massa's Williams was fastest on Day One of Formula 1's latest in-season test at Silverstone on Tuesday.
Grid penalty for Gutierrez
Esteban Gutierrez has been handed a three-place grid penalty for the German Grand Prix after the stewards found him guilty of causing a collision with Pastor Maldonado in Sunday’s British GP.
‘Big gap’ admit Sauber
Monisha Kaltenborn has said Sauber have a “big gap” to overcome if they’re to score points this season but anticipates a major performance improvement all the same.
Sutil didn't eat for two days
Sauber driver Adrian Sutil has revealed that he went two whole days without food earlier this season, so concerned was he that his weight would count against him.
Sauber shed C33's weight
Underperforming Sauber will attempt to make a breakthrough in F1's new turbo era via the introduction of a lighter C33 car and "major" aerodynamic revisions for next weekend's Spanish GP.
De Silvestro makes F1 debut
Simona de Silvestro says she is "in love" with driving an F1 car after completing her first test for Sauber.
Sauber problems identified
Monisha Kaltenborn is "pretty confident" Sauber have identified what issues they are having with the C33 and what the need to improve to return to a competitive level.
Sauber hand testers track time
Sauber have become the first team to detail their plans for the first in-season test of 2014 in Bahrain next week, with the Swiss outfit to run test drivers Giedo van der Garde and Sergey Sirotkin.
Sutil: Brakes are trickier
Adrian Sutil has warned that drivers could face a tricky introduction to the new brake-by-wire systems used on F1 cars this season.
De Silvestro lands Sauber role
Sauber have signed female IndyCar racer Simona de Silvestro as an "affiliated driver" with the aim of helping the Swiss join the Formula 1 grid in 2015.
Sauber set for Bahrain upgrade
Sauber are readying a "very extensive" aerodynamic package and revisions to their new C33's braking system for the back-to-back tests in Bahrain later this month.
Gutierrez wants to lead
Esteban Gutierrez has set the target of establishing himself as Sauber's lead driver during his second season of Formula 1 in 2014.
Sutil: Mercedes are ahead
Sauber's Adrian Sutil suspects Mercedes have struck the first blow in F1 2014 and are ahead of the field after the opening test of the winter at Jerez.
Sutil: Torque caused crash
Adrian Sutil has blamed cold tyres and the amount of torque produced by the new Ferrari power unit for his crash on day three at Jerez.