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Ride Onboard A Rally Stage Into The Darkest Depths Of The Forest

2 months agoVehicles / Cars : Jalopnik

Former F1 driver Robert Kubica crashed his way out of Rally France this past weekend, but not before setting the fastest time out of anyone in the event on Special Stage 15. It appears Special Stage 15 takes place in a Grimm fairy tale. Read more...

WRC Monte Carlo: Update before the final day.

11 months agoVehicles / Cars : Jalopnik

Good morning oppo, today is the last day of the Monte Carlo Rally. It has been a brutal and eventful 2 days so far. The first day was dominated by two Ford M-Sport drivers: Robert Kubica and Hyundai test driver Bryan Bouffier. Kubica surprised the whole Paddock during his first outing in the full WRC spec Ford Fiesta by winning the first two Stages. Show More Summary

Assessing Robert Kubica's F1 Career: How Good Could He Have Been Without Injury?

Robert Kubica ’s stunning victory in last weekend’s Janner Rally was the perfect way to build up to what will be a challenging first season in the WRC. The former Formula 1 star was competing in the ERC in Austria in preparation forShow More Summary

Kubica secures M-Sport WRC drive

Robert Kubica will contest the top class of next year's World Rally Championship (WRC) with M-Sport.

Report: Kubica crashes out of first full WRC event [w/video]

Robert Kubica seems to have more bad luck than most top-tier race car drivers, but maybe that's because his high-profile crashes since 2011 have garnered more media attention than his achievements. When we left off with him last month, he was within spitting distance of winning WRC2, and he indeed won the championship in late October. Show More Summary

Kubica: F1 return nearly impossible

Robert Kubica admits that returning to Formula 1 is a "nearly impossible" ambition, given the lasting physical limitations from his life-threatening rally crash in 2011.

Kubica seals WRC 2 title with victory

Robert Kubica's victory in the Rally de Espana was enough to earn him the WRC 2 title at his first attempt. The Pole, who dominated the mixed-surface event, now heads to the final round in Wales with five victories to his name and an unassailable lead.

Report: Ferrari on Kubica: 'I don't think he will be back' in F1

According to Scuderia Ferrari boss Stefano Domenicali, Robert Kubica's days of Formula One are over. You'll recall that Kubica, the former BMW Sauber and Lotus Renault ace was injured on a stage of the Ronde di Andora rally in a Skoda...Show More Summary

Domenicali: Kubica won’t return to F1

Ferrari team principal Stefano Domenicali believes Robert Kubica will never again compete in F1.

Motorsports: Kubica stepping up to the big leagues with WRC2 title in sight

Robert Kubica may never race in Formula One again. But that's alright, because he's apparently finding a new way for himself in the World Rally Championship. As you may recall, Kubica was a budding F1 driver, having won the Formula Renault 3.5 Series in 2005 and his first F1 grand prix in 2008. Show More Summary

Kubica to drive WRC car on Rally GB

Former F1 driver Robert Kubica will step up and get the chance to drive a Citroën DS3 WRC car on Wales Rally GB next month, it has been confirmed.

Watch A Rally Drive Keep Racing After Wheel Falls Off

last yearVehicles / Cars : Jalopnik

Polish ex-F1 driver and current rally pilot Robert Kubica hit a rock and lost his wheel at Rally Poland over the weekend. Did he stop? Hell no. Read more...

Watch A Rally Car Drive Over A Tree And Keep Going

last yearVehicles / Cars : Jalopnik

Robert Kubica is probably the single driver with the most incredible comebacks to his name by sheer numbers, so he's not going to let a little bitty crash like this one in the Rally Finland slow him down. Not even if he needs to take out half the goddamn forest. Read more...

Citroën eyes Kubica for WTCC outing

Citroën says it hopes to persuade Robert Kubica into making a World Touring Car Championship (WTCC) appearance when it enters the series next year.

Robert Kubica says he misses being part of Formula 1 – Formula 1 news

Robert Kubica says he misses being part of Formula 1 – Formula 1 news Robert Kubica has claimed that he misses being a part of Formula 1, but would not return as a test driver unless he is assured of a drivers’ seat with a competitive team. The Polish driver has been out of action for quite some time following his career-threatening crash in 2011. Show More Summary

Mercedes prepared to give Kubica F1 test

Providing Robert Kubica has recovered to a sufficent level of physical fitness, the Mercedes team says it would be willing to offer him a Formula 1 test. The comments, made by Executive Director Toto Wolff, come just days after it was confirmed that the Pole had completed mileage in the Brackley-based outfit's simulator.

Kubica confirms Mercedes simulator test

Robert Kubica has confirmed that he has completed laps in the Mercedes simulator. The 28-year-old Pole still hopes to make a Formula 1 return after being seriously injured in a rally crash two years ago, with his condition allowing for the virtual test.

Mercedes silent over Kubica rumours

Mercedes is remaining silent over rumours that Robert Kubica has trialled its Formula 1 simulator. According to Bild the Pole visited Brackley for a virtual outing, but the outfit says it has "no comment to make" after being contacted by

Lotus remains open to Kubica return

Lotus Team Principal Eric Boullier says he would consider re-signing Robert Kubica in the future, providing the Pole is physically prepared for a Formula 1 return.

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