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Sirotkin to debut in Sochi
Sergey Sirotkin will drive for Sauber in opening practice for next month’s inaugural Russian Grand Prix, it has been confirmed.
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.
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.
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.
Triple penalty for Maldonado
Bahrain GP stewards have come down hard on Pastor Maldonado and issued the Lotus driver with two further penalties for causing the crash which flipped Esteban Gutierrez's 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 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.
Sauber launch the C33
Sauber have become the sixth team to release images of their new car for the 2014 season, the Ferrari-powered C33.
Sauber launch announced
Sauber are to unveil their C33 chassis online on Sunday January 26, two days before pre-season testing starts in earnest at Jerez.
FIA reveal driver numbers
The FIA have revealed the driver numbers for the 2014 season with Lewis Hamilton choosing '44' and World Champion Sebastian Vettel to be badged as number '1' having requested '5' for the duration of his career.
Gutierrez keeps Sauber seat
Sauber have confirmed Esteban Gutierrez will continue to drive for the team in 2014.
Sauber target sixth place
Monisha Kaltenborn reckons Sauber have "good chances" to overhaul Force India and take sixth place in the Constructors' Championship in the season's remaining races.
Hulkenberg: Deal not signed
Fresh from another impressive result in the Japanese GP, the in-demand Nico Hulkenberg has denied finalising his future amid speculation he has signed a contract for the 2014 season.
Gutierrez changed approach
Esteban Gutierrez credited his standout performance in Singapore GP qualifying to a change in approach after the Mexican rookie made Q3 for the first time in his Formula 1 career.
Perez: New McLaren deal close
Sergio Perez says a deal for him to stay at McLaren for a second season in 2014 is 'pretty much done.'
'Contract in place' say Sauber
Sauber have moved swiftly to deny reports that backing from Russian partners which they announced last month is under threat.