Tag Archives: Rubens Barrichello

The changing face of a pay driver…..


The struggle of Formula 1 teams to raise sponsorship in recent years has seen an increase in the number of “pay drivers” on the grid. In the recent past when the sport was awash with factory teams the driver development … Continue reading

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Barrichello eyes Indy Car race seat for 2012


Rubens Barrichello, the most experienced Formula 1 driver in history, embarked on a new career direction yesterday with the opening day of a two day Indy Car test session. Prior to the test the Brazilian commented that he was only … Continue reading

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Bruno Senna speaks of joy at joining Williams


After spending much of 2011 as a reserve driver before replacing Nick Heidfeld at Renault Bruno Senna is clearly happy to have his race seat lined up early in 2012 following his move to Williams in place of Rubens Barrichello. … Continue reading

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Senna to Williams all but confirmed


Williams will today announce that Bruno Senna will race for the squad in 2012. The Brazilian has raced for HRT and Renault in the past and had a particularly impressive end to last season for the Enstone squad. The news … Continue reading

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F1 season draws to a close in Brazil


The 2011 Formula 1 season will draw to a close this weekend the Interlagos Circuit playing host to the Brazilian Grand Prix. The undulating Interlagos circuit is a favourite of both drivers and fans with the fast and flowing track … Continue reading

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Formula 1 heads to India for inaugural race at Buddh


Formula 1 widespread growth continues this weekend with the inaugural Indian Grand Prix at the Buddh International Circuit outside New Delhi. The move to the second most populous country in the world shows once again that while sponsorship has been … Continue reading

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Tyres the key talking point as Formula 1 heads to Korea


This time last year it seemed as though Sebastian Vettel’s world title charge ended in a cloud of engine smoke following a Renault engine failure at the Korean Grand Prix. This weekend the German arrives in the South East Asian … Continue reading

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