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Sweden’s Ericsson enjoys IndyCar “breakout” race at Detroit

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Team Sauber-Mercedes achieved victory at the with the. In , he qualified last, finishing 14th in front of main rival. Today, the race went very smoothly. I have to thank the crew because they did an amazing job. In , he ran eleventh for part of the race but ended up fourteenth and in he put in one of the drives of the season as he recovered from a first lap crash to eleventh, just outside the points.

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IndyCar move is a long

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They won the and the and , competing against and. In , he finished in 15th place and in , he out-qualified both Marussias and Kobayashi for 19th position. He finished the race in the same position, scoring one point after 's engine blew up with only a few laps remaining. Unfortunately, due to the engines were never completed. Archived from on 24 February 2014. You just learn so much running behind these guys because they are so experienced, good drivers, doing the right things.

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Marcus Ericsson

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Days before the , it was confirmed that the first ever female F1 team principal would be stepping down from the team. Then they decided to switch to tyres, while Ferrari continued to use tyres. Newgarden and Hinchcliffe, however, were essentially out of contention. The partnership would see Team McLaren Mercedes take their first win in 1997 and both titles in 1998, but left Sauber to pick up the works Ford engine deal from Benetton. Archived from on 16 October 2011. After the , however, it was announced by that Vettel would take the second driver seat from.

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Sauber's Marcus Ericsson: I'm leaving F1 after my strongest year

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On 21 December, it was announced that had been signed as the team's second test driver. The impressive drive from Kobayashi received much acclaim and was Sauber's best result of the season to-date. The Sauber team and its new drivers for 2015, Ericsson and Nasr, were thus able to complete the Saturday qualifying session and point-scoring race on the Sunday. After running a blank livery for the first four races of the 2010 season, the team finally announced a sponsorship deal with the fast food franchise at the and. The brought mixed fortunes for the team. He spun on the fourth lap after an unsuccessful overtaking attempt on 's which resulted in retirement.

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The acquisition by Longbow Finance followed a series of speculation about the future of Sauber. Entrepreneur had purchased a majority share in the team and joined as commercial director. At the both Hülkenberg and Gutiérrez were in the points, running 6th and 7th respectively due to pitting under the safety car, but as their tyres went away Hülkenberg managed 9th place and Gutiérrez only 12th. Ericsson hit the wall heavily, and flipped 3 times before coming to rest on all wheels but was uninjured. On 29 November 2017, Sauber announced that they had signed a multi-year technical and commercial partnership contract with , therefore the team was renamed to Alfa Romeo Sauber F1 Team for the 2018 season onwards. After finishing as one of the top rookies in the category, Ericsson turned his attentions to the where he won the championship in his.

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Sweden’s Ericsson enjoys IndyCar “breakout” race at Detroit

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He will be linked to the team in any case, and we will keep a strong relationship. They also climbed back up to 7th in the Constructors' Championship. On 5 November 2014, was announced as a Sauber driver to complete the 2015 line-up. Archived from on 24 July 2012. The state-of-the-art infrastructure Sauber has built up is one aspect that attracted to Sauber.

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Marcus Ericsson

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However, they proved their form was not a flash in the pan recording a slow stream of points finishes and rarely finishing outside the top ten when they actually completed a race distance. It was tough on the restarts and then the Red Flag, it was nerve-wracking last 30 laps. In he recovered from first lap contact to beat Nasr once again and take fourteenth. He crashed out of the race in but finished fifteenth in. Josef got a little overambitious and Alex had nowhere to go. Ericsson during the where he wore a special helmet in tribute to famous Swedish racing driver.

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Sauber wants to share Ericsson F1 reserve role with another driver

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Due to the risk of having its assets seized for not obeying Court orders, Sauber opted to abort participation in Friday morning's first practice session pending an outcome in proceedings against Sauber's team principal,. The Swedish driver will switch to IndyCar next season after Sauber opted for an all-new line-up of Kimi Raikkonen and Antonio Giovinazzi for 2019. Perez recorded his best-ever F1 finish and Sauber's best as an independent constructor, but could have won when he homed in on Alonso, only to run wide and lose time six laps from the finish. Then to be up there with two legends like Scott Dixon and Will Power, to run with these guys, running behind Scott Dixon, Indy last week I was running with Scott. In he was fantastic again as he was twelfth, but in he crashed into his teammate clumsily which ruined his next race in as he started at the back due to a grid penalty. He suffered serious head injuries, which left him in a coma for weeks, and he was sidelined for the rest of the season.

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