After being retained for a second season at Sauber, Esteban Gutierrez sees the change of team-mate alongside him as an opportunity to take the lead
Felipe Massa’s quote at the weekend about the new ‘brake-by-wire’ systems on the 2014 F1 cars taking some getting used to has sparked a lot of discussion on the JA on F1 site, with readers wanting to know more about what it is and how it works. Let’s start with an explanation from the Sauber F1 team, “The braking system concept is totally new, taking the form of a brake-by-wire system for the first time at the rear wheels. This has become necessary due to the significantly increased performance of the ERS, which requires much greater variations in rear wheel ;More…
The Sauber F1 Team completed 163 laps at the recent test in Jerez despite some continuing gremlins. Team Principal Monisha Kaltenborn draws the first conclusions.
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.
Sauber is not concerned about its pace in the opening pre-season test at Jerez and will bring significant upgrades to its new car when testing resumes in Bahrain later this month
Sauber completed 163 laps with their new Ferrari-powered car at last week’s opening pre-season test in Spain – the fifth most of the ten teams in attendance, but some way off Mercedes’ tally of 309. With that in mind, team principal Monisha Kaltenborn reflects on events in Jerez
Monisha Kaltenborn says Sauber was encouraged by its early performance in Jerez but has a major aerodynamic update to introduce at the next test
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Many F1 enthusiasts say that the C33 is one of the best-looking F1 race cars under the new 2014 regulations. What’s YOUR opinion?
Esteban Gutierrez has set the target of establishing himself as Sauber’s lead driver during his second season of Formula 1 in 2014.
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.
Adrian Sutil believes the 2014 cars will improve by at least four seconds over the course of the season despite an opening week of testing which saw the fastest time drop significantly from the best in Jerez last year
Adrian Sutil believes the 2014 cars will improve by at least four seconds over the course of the season despite an opening week of testing which saw the fastest time drop significantly from the best in Jerez last year
After being dropped by Sauber at the end of 2012, fan favourite Kamui Kobayashi spent a year away racing sportscars with Ferrari. Now, thanks in no small part to the financial generosity of his loyal supporters, he’s back on the grid with Caterham. Of course, the 2014 rule changes mean this year’s cars are a world apart from the F1 machines he drove last time out.
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.
After crashing his Sauber on day three, Adrian Sutil said a combination of factors – including the torque from the new power units – had caught him out
Adrian Sutil has admitted that driver error was to blame for his crash during his first day of 2014 Formula 1 testing for Sauber at Jerez on Thursday
Toro Rosso have launched their first car to be powered by a Renault engine with a reveal of the STR9 in the Jerez pit lane. The new car will be driven by Jean-Eric Vergne and rookie Daniil Kvyat, who replaced Daniel Ricciardo after the Australian moved to Red Bull. The STR9 features a nose similar to that on the McLaren and Sauber and retains its traditional colours and livery
Sauber confirmed on Monday that has landed an extension to its partnership with the insurance broker Interproteccion for a fourth year.
Technical spec of Sauber’s 2014 F1 challenger, the C33
Adrian Sutil looks ahead to the start of the 2014 F1 season and a new phase in his career with Sauber
The Sauber F1 Team today presented the new Sauber C33-Ferrari with which its two drivers, Esteban Gutiérrez (MX, 22) and Adrian Sutil (DE, 31), will be lining up on the grid for the start of the 2014 FIA Formula One World Championship. The new C33 posed a huge challenge for the designers of the team.
Adrian Sutil says he can’t wait to get behind the wheel of Sauber’s C33 to start work ahead of the 2014 season
On its website, the Sauber F1 Team today presented the new Sauber C33-Ferrari with which its two drivers, Esteban Gutiérrez (MX, 22) and Adrian Sutil (DE, 31), will be lining up on the grid for the start of the 2014 FIA Formula One World Championship.
On its website, the Sauber F1 Team today presented the new Sauber C33-Ferrari with which its two drivers, Esteban Gutiérrez (MX, 22) and Adrian Sutil (DE, 31), will be lining up on the grid for the start of the 2014 FIA Formula One World Championship.
Esteban Gutierrez looks ahead to the 2014 season following the launch of Sauber’s new C33
Esteban Gutierrez says he feels he can lead Sauber into the 2014 season following the launch of the new C33
Sauber has unveiled its 2014 challenger, the C33, with the team’s Chief Designer Eric Gandelin saying a key element in the design process has been to build a car that can be adapted throughout the upcoming season. Revealed in an online launch, the new car, which will once again feature Ferrari power, sports a nosecone solution similar to that seen on the McLaren MP4/29 and in the early images of the new Williams machine.
Sauber has unveiled its 2014 challenger, the C33, with the team’s Chief Designer Eric Gandelin saying a key element in the design process has been to build a car that can be adapted throughout the upcoming season. Revealed in an online launch, the new car, which will once again feature Ferrari power, sports a nosecone solution similar to that seen on the McLaren MP4/29 and in the early images of the new Williams machine. The C33, which will be raced by Adrian Sutil and Esteban Gutierrez, retains last year’s grey livery .
Designer Eric Gandelin talks about the challenges of producing the new Sauber C33
Such is the complexity of the 2014 rule changes, team principal Monisha Kaltenborn insists Sauber will not be setting themselves any season targets until they have seen how their new car performs in testing. The Ferrari-powered C33 was revealed in an online launch on Sunday and will begin testing alongside the majority of its 2014 rivals (Lotus will be absent) at Jerez in Spain on Tuesday
Monisha Kaltenborn says she is confident that Sauber’s 2014 pairing of Adrian Sutil and Esteban Gutierrez can impress this season
Swiss team Sauber adopt an ‘anteater’ nose in their design for their Formula 1 car for the 2014 season.
Esteban Gutierrez has set his sights on emerging as the leader of the Sauber Formula 1 team in 2014
Sauber team boss Monisha Kaltenborn remains optimistic about the upcoming season, despite the obvious financial squeeze at the Swiss team. She made no reference to the difficult situation in a Q&A issued when the new car was unveiled online. “We … Continue reading →
Sauber have become the latest team to uncover their 2014 car, after the Ferrari-powered C33 was revealed in a digital launch on Sunday. With a revised driver line-up of Adrian Sutil and Esteban Gutierrez, Sauber hope the new machine will help the Swiss squad build on their strong form at the end of last season, when they finished seventh in the constructors’ championship
Sauber have become the latest team to uncover their 2014 car, after the Ferrari-powered C33 was revealed in a digital launch on Sunday. With a revised driver line-up of Adrian Sutil and Esteban Gutierrez, the Swiss team hope the new machine will help them build on their strong form at the end of last season, when they finished seventh in the constructors’ championship
Sauber has unveiled its new C33 that will be driven by Adrian Sutil and Esteban Gutierrez in this year’s championship
Adrian Sutil starts a new chapter in his career this season as Sauber becomes only his second F1 team. Here’s a Q&A provided by the team today. The start of the 2014 Formula One season is approaching
Sauber launches the new C33 ahead of the start of F1 testing this week in Spain
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Monisha Kaltenborn’s thoughts and feelings as the Sauber C33-Ferrari is about to hit the road. Also watch: Adrian: I’m ready to roll – Esteban: It’s going to be an adventure – Monisha on the Sauber F1 Team’s aims and drivers. Website: Subscribe to our YouTube channel: +1 us on Google+: +sauberf1team Follow us on Twitter: Like us on Facebook:
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Esteban Gutiérrez is excited to jump into the brand new Sauber C33-Ferrari soon. Also watch: Monisha: The roll-out is always exciting: Adrian: I’m ready to roll – Esteban speaks about his thoughts and feelings going into a 2014 season that comes with many changes and challenges for all Formula One teams and drivers.
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Interview with Adrian Sutil. Also watch: Monisha: The roll-out is always exciting – Esteban: It’s going to be an adventure – Adrian Sutil’s adrenaline is pumping as he anticipates jumping into the Sauber C33-Ferrari. Adrian on how he prepares for the 2014 Formula One season, on his thoughts about the changes in regulations and on his expections for the upcoming season.
Sauber has unveiled its new C33, with the lack of obvious sponsorship perhaps the most notable aspect of the car – aside from the familiar Mexican backing and that of NEC. As previously the car uses a Ferrari power unit … Continue reading →
Sauber has revealed its 2014 Formula 1 car, the Ferrari-engined C33, through a digital launch
Sauber have become the sixth team to release images of their new car for the 2014 season, the Ferrari-powered C33.
The Sahara Force India team has surprised the F1 paddock by releasing the first image of a 2014 hybrid turbo F1 car, ahead of McLaren’s planned online launch on Friday. The side shot of the VJM07 gives little away but reveals a striking new livery for the season, with new sponsorship from Sergio Perez’ backer Claro, owned by Mexican Carlos Slim. This is the third F1 team Slim has been involved with, after Sauber and McLaren.
Caterham F1 have today announced Kamui Kobayashi and Marcus Ericsson as their 2014 race drivers, and in doing so have completed this year’s Formula One grid. Ericsson will race with the number 9 and Kobayashi 10. The line-up has been expected in recent weeks with Kobayashi always on the verge of a race seat following his untimely exit at the end on 2012, when it seemed he had a budget in place to retain his seat at Sauber
New Caterham recruit Kamui Kobayashi has thanked his fans for their support, saying they provided him with extra motivation to return to Formula One racing in 2014. Fans sent donations to the Japanese driver after he lost his Sauber drive at the end of the 2012 season, with the hope that the funds would help him secure another slot on the grid