Sergey Sirotkin has been chosen ahead of Robert Kubica to drive for Williams in this year's Formula One championship
Williams has ended the hopes of Robert Kubica driving with the team in the 2018 Formula 1 World Championship by announcing on Tuesday that it has signed Sergey Sirotkin. The 22-year-old Russian impressed the team with his performance at a recent tire test in Abu Dhabi plus the list of accomplishments already under his belt. Sirotkin is part of...
LONDON, Jan 16 (Reuters) - Poland's former grand prix winner Robert Kubica will be the reserve and development driver for Williams this season, the Formula One team said on Tuesday.
LONDON, Jan 16 (Reuters) - Russian rookie Sergey Sirotkin will race for Williams this season after being chosen ahead of Polish rival Robert Kubica in a multi-year deal.
POLAND'S ROBERT KUBICA TO BE WILLIAMS FORMULA ONE RESERVE AND DEVELOPMENT DRIVER - STATEMENT
Robert Kubica is named Williams reserve driver, seven years after suffering life-changing injuries in a crash, as Sergey Sirotkin takes main driver spot.
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LONDON, Dec 4 (Reuters) - Formula One comeback hopeful Robert Kubica and young Russian Sergey Sirotkin will both be at the Williams factory this week as the former champions continue to assess their driver options for 2018.
Robert Kubica believes he is capable of a full-time comeback to Formula 1 with Williams in 2018.
Robert Kubica believes he is capable of a full-time comeback to Formula 1 with Williams next year.
ABU DHABI, Nov 29 (Reuters) - Poland's Robert Kubica kept on course for a Formula One comeback after ending the final test of the year on Wednesday with the quickest lap by a Williams driver.
Robert Kubica set the fastest time by a Williams driver at this week's Abu Dhabi test, as the team try to decide whether to sign him for 2018.
Robert Kubica says he felt "confident and comfortable" in his first test in Williams' 2017 car as the team decides whether to sign him.
ABU DHABI, Nov 28 (Reuters) - Robert Kubica completed 100 laps of Abu Dhabi's Yas Marina circuit on Tuesday and said he was in better shape than ever as the Pole pushes for a remarkable Formula One comeback with Williams next year.
LONDON, Nov 27 (Reuters) - Williams are hoping Robert Kubica ticks all the right boxes in Abu Dhabi testing this week as the Pole moves closer to an astonishing Formula One comeback with the former world champions.
After nearly losing his right hand Robert Kubica could be steering a Formula One car with it next year. If he returns it will complete a remarkable comeback from the Polish driver. He was rated as one of the quickest in F1 before a gruesome rally accident
Williams are talking to Robert Kubica about making a comeback with them next season but a decision has yet to be made on a replacement for Felipe Massa, the Formula One team said.
Polish driver Robert Kubica will test for Williams again in Abu Dhabi next week as he presses for a Formula One comeback with the former world champions. Sergey Sirotkin will also feature.
Robert Kubica will test for Williams in Abu Dhabi after this weekend's season-closing grand prix, as he looks to return to Formula 1 after seven years away.
LONDON, Nov 22 (Reuters) - Polish driver Robert Kubica will test for Williams again in Abu Dhabi next week as he presses for a Formula One comeback with the former world champions.