Entering Formula One with Caterham, Marcus Ericsson will be looking to avoid the fate of many of his predecessors of one year and you're out.
Coming through the ranks of British Formula Three and GP2, Ericsson spent the last four seasons in the F1 feeder series.
Claiming at least one race win in all but his 2012 campaign, the Swedish driver improved his ranking with each season to finish sixth in 2013.
His performances - coupled with some hefty backing - earned the Swedish driver a place on this year's F1 grid with Caterham.
However, Ericsson is going to have to find his feet and fast if he hopes to avoid the fate of his predecessors and secure a long-term future in F1