• Pietro Fittipaldi joins Haas as 2019 test driver

    Il y a 6 mois - Par F1i

    Haas F1 has signed Pietro Fittipaldi as its test driver for 2019, with his first outing for the team set for the official post-season test that follows the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix later this month.
    The 22-year-old Miami-born Brazilian is the grandson of two-time FIA Formula 1 world champion and double Indianapolis 500 winner Emerson Fittipaldi.
    “I'm pleased to welcome Pietro Fittipaldi to Haas F1 Team and we look forward to working with him,” said Haas team boss Guenther Steiner.
    "He brings a championship-winning pedigree from his junior open-wheel career, and more recently he has acquitted...
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  • F1 teams mull factory shutdown in December 2019

    F1 teams mull factory shutdown in December 2019

    Il y a 6 mois - Par F1i

    Formula 1's team are pondering the possibility of introducing a one-week winter break in 2019 to allow staff and personnel to enjoy some down time during the holiday season.
    Teams would close their factory from December 24 to January 1, and follow the same guidelines applied to the annual 14-day summer break, during which only minimal activity is authorized.
    The ideas was discussed by teams' representatives at a meeting of the Sporting Working Group at Interlagos on Thursday and is likely to be submitted to the appreciation of F1's Strategy Group in the near future.
    A unanimous consent...
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