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Posted on Sunday, September 18, 2011

Heidfeld still pushing for F1 seat in 2012

Sep.18 (GMM) Nick Heidfeld on Sunday insisted he is still pushing to stay in formula one, even though he is being strongly linked with a move to DTM.

The German veteran has been ousted at Renault but despite attending the weekend's German touring car...

Posted on Thursday, September 15, 2011

Renault could snub Kubica and Petrov for 2012

Sep.15 (GMM) It is possible both Robert Kubica and Vitaly Petrov will not feature in next year's Renault team lineup.

That is the claim of the German magazine Auto Motor und Sport, reporting that Bruno Senna and Romain Grosjean are in the running for...

Posted on Thursday, September 8, 2011

Pirelli to do less private testing in 2012

Sep.8 (GMM) Pirelli will do less private track testing next year, motor sport director Paul Hembery has announced.

As the Italian marque took over from Bridgestone as F1's sole supplier, Nick Heidfeld, Pedro de la Rosa, Romain Grosjean and Lucas di G...

Posted on Thursday, September 8, 2011

Busy time in F1 sponsorship world

Sep.8 (GMM) It has been a busy time in the world of formula one sponsorship.

The German media is saying Nick Heidfeld's axe at Renault was definitely financially-motivated, with the team's confirmation of four new sponsors.

One is with Bruno Senna's...

Posted on Wednesday, September 7, 2011

Grosjean 'now ready' for F1 return - Boullier

Sep.7 (GMM) GP2's newly crowned champion is ready to return to formula one, according to his manager Eric Boullier.

Frenchman Boullier, in charge of the Gravity management company, doubles as Renault team principal, where countryman Romain Grosjean i...

Posted on Monday, September 5, 2011

BMW: no comment on Heidfeld/DTM rumours

Sep.5 (GMM) BMW's motor sport boss has refused to comment on speculation Nick Heidfeld could move from formula one to the DTM series next year.

German Heidfeld, 34, was appointed as injured Robert Kubica's replacement for 2011, but Renault has now du...

Posted on Monday, September 5, 2011

Bruno Senna feels more relaxed

Sep.5 (GMM) Bruno Senna has admitted he will be feeling more relaxed when he races on the fabled Monza circuit this weekend.

The Brazilian made his grand prix return at Spa recently, but a pending court decision could have seen Nick Heidfeld back in ...

Posted on Friday, September 2, 2011

Heidfeld settles, Renault confirms Senna for 2011

Sep.3 (GMM) An out of court settlement between the team and axed driver Nick Heidfeld has cleared the way for Renault to sign Bruno Senna for the rest of 2011.

A media statement said German Heidfeld, who had hoped to return to the R31 in Singapore af...

Posted on Thursday, September 1, 2011

Senna delivers two sponsors for Renault

Sep.1 (GMM) The appointment of Bruno Senna has already delivered two new sponsors to the Renault team.

With Nick Heidfeld contentiously stepped down before Spa-Francorchamps, Senna fended off speculation his sponsors had paid for the race seat.

"If ...

Posted on Tuesday, August 30, 2011

'Emotional' Heidfeld reaction 'surprised' Renault

Aug.30 (GMM) Nick Heidfeld's response to the appointment of Bruno Senna in Belgium and beyond "surprised" Renault team owner Gerard Lopez.

German Heidfeld attempted to win a court injunction prior to Spa-Francorchamps to enforce his contract to race ...

Posted on Saturday, August 27, 2011

Senna 'better for the team' than Heidfeld - Boullier

Aug.27 (GMM) Nick Heidfeld lacked speed and therefore the ability to lead the Renault team as its top driver in 2011.

That was the claim of boss Eric Boullier at Spa-Francorchamps as he explained the decision to replace the veteran German with Bruno ...

Posted on Saturday, August 27, 2011

Boullier flags test in 2009 car for Kubica

Aug.27 (GMM) Eric Boullier has admitted it is unlikely Robert Kubica will be able to return to his Renault race cockpit this season.

Injured Pole Kubica is preparing to undergo a final operation in the next few days to restore mobility to his elbow.
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