Sauber to bring major upgrades to Spain

By on Friday, May 2, 2014
Sauber F1 Team

Sauber F1 Team

Sauber will bring major upgrades to next weekend's Spanish Grand Prix as they bid to turn around their fortunes in 2014.

Sauber has yet to score a point so far this season, with Adrian Sutil's 11th place in Australia their best result.

Reliability has also been an issue, with Sutil finishing just once and team-mate Esteban Gutierrez twice. Sauber's C33 will be 'significantly improved', according to the Swiss team.

Sauber will bring a car with an extensive weight reduction - an aspect which has particularly hampered Sutil in 2014.

A 'major aerodynamic update' is also planned.

"We will be travelling to Barcelona with some car updates, which I hope will help us to improve our performance," said Sutil.

"Obviously, I expect more than in the last races. After three retirements in a row, we need to finish this race. I am looking forward, and I think that our performance will be stronger than in the previous races."


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