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Mercedes have learned that reserve driver Esteban Gutierrez no longer qualifies for a superlicence, and so can’t compete in F1.
Esteban Gutierrez has sent Nico Hulkenberg a message of support after being pipped by the German to Sergio Perez’s race seat at the British Grand Prix.
Former Sauber and Haas driver Esteban Gutierrez is officially Mercedes’ development driver for the 2019 F1 season.
Formula 1 could have two Mexican racers on the grid next season with Esteban Gutierrez putting his name into the hat for the second Williams race-seat.