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Sergey Sirotkin is hoping that his Williams tests results in a 2018 race-seat, saying he wasn’t in Abu Dhabi to “enjoy the sun.”
Controversial Renault signing Marcin Budkowski will only join the team in April after his gardening leave from the FIA was doubled.
Sergey Sirotkin has the pace to race in Formula 1 and deserves a place on the grid; that’s according to Renault trackside operations director Alan Permane.
Force India are incensed over Nico Hulkenberg’s lack of penalty, at least as they see it, in Abu Dhabi, saying he was “rewarded” for passing Sergio Perez off the track.
Nico Hulkenberg believes his five-second penalty was a just punishment for passing Sergio Perez off the track in Abu Dhabi.
Force India’s chief operating officer Otmar Szafnauer was incensed with the five-second penalty given to Nico Hulkenberg, saying it “makes a mockery of the sport”.
Nico Hulkenberg clinched P6 in controversial circumstances, while Felipe Massa secured the final point on offer in his last-ever Formula 1 race.
Nico Hulkenberg is hoping to finish Sunday’s Abu Dhabi GP where he starts it, P7, as that would give Renault a good chance of finishing sixth in the Constructors’ Championship.
Nico Hulkenberg beats Sergio Perez and Esteban Ocon to P7; Felipe Massa knocks out Fernando Alonso in Q2.
Next season Formula 1 will introduce the Halo with Nico Hulkenberg worried that it will disadvante the sport’s heavier drivers.