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    Abu Dhabi, 28th November 2018 – The Alfa Romeo Sauber F1 Team has concluded the second day of testing at Abu Dhabi, with Antonio Giovinazzi behind the wheel of the Sauber C37. Giovinazzi completed a total of 128 laps throughout the day, with a focus on tyre testing.
    Similar to yesterday’s programme, the runs today comprised a combination of driving on the 2019 tyre casing,...

    The Alfa Romeo Sauber F1 Team has concluded the second day of testing at Abu Dhabi, with Antonio Giovinazzi behind the wheel of the Sauber C37.

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    Abu Dhabi, 27th November 2018 – The Alfa Romeo Sauber F1 Team has concluded the first day of testing at Abu Dhabi with Kimi Räikkönen in the cockpit of the Sauber C37. The Finnish driver completed a total of 102 laps throughout the day, becoming familiar with the car and the team’s operating systems.
    The programme was focused on tyre testing – running the 2019 tyre casing, as...

    The Alfa Romeo Sauber F1 Team has concluded the first day of testing at Abu Dhabi with Kimi Räikkönen in the cockpit of the Sauber C37.

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    Alfa Romeo Sauber F1 Team finishes 8th in the 2018 FIA Formula One Season Constructors’ Championship after fantastic progress was made throughout the year
    Weather: sunny and dry, 25-33°C air, 28-35°C track
    After a fantastic season, in which the Alfa Romeo Sauber F1 Team made consistent progress, the team ultimately finished the 2018 FIA Formula One Constructors’ Championship...

    Alfa Romeo Sauber F1 Team finishes 8th in the 2018 FIA Formula One Season Constructors’ Championship after fantastic progress was made throughout the year

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    21st Round of the FIA Formula One World Championship, 23rd to 25th November 2018
    Hinwil, 20th November 2018 – It is time for the spectacular season finale – the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix. Having made good progress throughout the year, the Alfa Romeo Sauber F1 Team is currently ranked in 8th position in the Constructors’
    Championship, and is confident of its potential, targeting...

    It is time for the spectacular season finale – the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix. Having made good progress throughout the year, the Alfa Romeo Sauber F1 Team is currently ranked in 8th position in the Constructors’

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    Alfa Romeo Sauber F1 Team finishes with Charles Leclerc back in 7th place
    Weather: sunny/cloudy and dry, 21-25°C air, 35-45°C track
    The Alfa Romeo Sauber F1 Team leaves Sao Paulo with a superb race by Charles Leclerc and a consolidated 8th position in the Constructors Championship. A strong qualifying session, the best of the season for the Swiss Team, saw Marcus Ericsson...

    Alfa Romeo Sauber F1 Team finishes with Charles Leclerc back in 7th place

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    20th Round of the FIA Formula One World Championship, 9th to 11th November 2018
    Hinwil, 6th November 2018 – With only two more Grands Prix remaining, the Alfa Romeo Sauber F1 Team takes to the final rounds of the 2018 season highly motivated and confident.
    After bringing home a double points-finish and advancing to P8 in the Constructors’ Championship at the Mexican Grand...

    Hinwil, 6th November 2018 – With only two more Grands Prix remaining, the Alfa Romeo Sauber F1 Team takes to the final rounds of the 2018 season highly motivated and confident.

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    Passion fuels Arnold Chatz Alfa Romeo’s race to become Mopar Endurance Race Series champions
    This weekend saw the final race of the Mopar Endurance Race Series for the 2018 season, with the Arnold Chatz Alfa Romeo Team celebrating victory in the Class B event and Race Overall Index of Performance prizes. These results mean that the team takes the 2018 Class B category and the...

    This weekend saw the final race of the Mopar Endurance Race Series for the 2018 season, with the Arnold Chatz Alfa Romeo Team celebrating victory in the Class B event and Race Overall Index of Performance prizes.

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    2018 Formula One Mexican Grand Prix – Race – Sunday
    Alfa Romeo Sauber F1 Team advances to 8th position in Constructors’ Championship after double-points finish in Mexico City
    Weather: sunny/cloudy and dry, 19-22°C air, 33-39°C track
    Through great team effort, the Alfa Romeo Sauber F1 Team concluded the challenging Mexican Grand Prix weekend with a double-points finish,...

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    Preview – 2018 Formula One Mexican Grand Prix
    19th Round of the FIA Formula One World Championship, 26th to 28th October 2018
    Hinwil, 24rd October 2018 – With the season slowly coming to an end, the Alfa Romeo Sauber F1 Team heads to Mexico City, filled with motivation. The team has made remarkable progress over the past few months, and aims to continue to do so in the...

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    Alfa Romeo Giulietta hopeful for endurance championship
    Midrand, 23 October 2018 – Significant technical upgrades to the Alfa Romeo Giulietta of Theo van Vuuren and Bradley Scorer paid off at Round 4 of the Mopar SA Endurance Series in Port Elizabeth. Wider wheels and accompanying wheel arch extensions allowed the team to run new geometry and wheel-tyre combinations that kept...

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    2018 Formula One Pirelli United States Grand Prix – Race – Sunday
    Weather: sunny and dry, 29-32°C air, 29-32°C track
    The Alfa Romeo Sauber F1 Team headed into the United States Grand Prix motivated to fight for the points, with Charles Leclerc starting from P9, and Marcus Ericsson from P17. However, a collision on the opening lap compromised Charles Leclerc’s whole race by...

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    2018 Formula One Honda Japanese Grand Prix – Race – Sunday
    Weather: sunny and dry, 28-29°C air, 35-39°C track
    Spectators and teams watched a hectic Grand Prix unfold at the epic Suzuka Circuit, with an eventful start of the race making an impact on Charles Leclerc’s race outcome. Starting from 10th on the grid, Charles Leclerc made a good start and was fighting his way to...

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    2018 Formula One VTB Russian Grand Prix – Race – Sunday
    Spectacular race outcome with six more points added to the tally by Charles Leclerc finishing in P7
    Weather: sunny/cloudy and dry, 23-26°C air, 24-32°C track
    The race at the Sochi Autodrom saw Charles Leclerc score six more points for the Alfa Romeo Sauber F1 Team, crossing the finishing line in 7th place after...

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    Antonio Giovinazzi to race for the Alfa Romeo Sauber F1 Team
    AnItalian driver in Formula One with one of the Italian brands that has made car racing history
    Hinwil, 25th September 2018 – Alfa Romeo and the Alfa Romeo Sauber F1 Team are delighted to announce that Antonio Giovinazzi will race alongside 2007 Formula One World Champion Kimi Räikkönen, completing the team’s driver...

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    Marcus Ericsson to take on the role of Third Driver and Brand Ambassador for the Alfa Romeo Sauber F1 Team from 2019
    Hinwil, 25th September 2018 – The Alfa Romeo Sauber F1 Team is delighted to announce that Marcus Ericsson will continue to be part of the team taking on the role of Third Driver and Brand Ambassador.
    Over the past four World Championship seasons, Marcus...

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    Preview – 2018 Formula One VTB Russian Grand Prix
    16th Round of the FIA Formula One World Championship, 28th to 30th September 2018
    Hinwil, 24th September 2018 – After a successful race in Singapore, where Marcus Ericsson and Charles Leclerc gave strong performances by fighting in the upper midfield, the Alfa Romeo Sauber F1 Team is heading to Russia for the next Grand...

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    2018 Formula One Singapore Airlines Singapore Grand Prix – Practice – Friday
    Weather: FP1: cloudy/sunny and dry, 31-32°C air, 39-44°C track; FP2: dry, 30°C air, 34-36°C track
    The Alfa Romeo Sauber F1 Team took on the first day of track action ahead of the 2018 FIA Formula One Singapore Grand Prix, with both pilots fighting in the midfield on the challenging Marina Bay...

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    Kimi Räikkönen to race for the Alfa Romeo Sauber F1 Team from 2019
    The Alfa Romeo Sauber F1 Team is delighted to announce that Kimi Räikkönen will join the team from 2019.  The 2007 Formula One World Champion from Espoo, Finland, has signed for the next two seasons.
    In his career, Kimi Räikkönen has secured 20 Grands Prix wins and 100 podiums to date, making him one of the...

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    The Alfa Romeo Sauber F1 Team congratulates Charles Leclerc on extraordinary career step
    The Alfa Romeo Sauber F1 Team would like to congratulate Charles Leclerc on his fantastic step of joining the Scuderia Ferrari from 2019, and wishes him the best for his future in our sport.  During his first season in Formula One, the twenty-year-old Monegasque driver has given the Swiss...

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    Preview – 2018 Formula One Singapore Airlines Singapore Grand Prix
    15th Round of the FIA Formula One World Championship, 14th to 16th September 2018
    Hinwil, 10th September 2018 – With the European race season having concluded at the 2018 FIA Formula One Italian Grand Prix at the beginning of the month, the Alfa Romeo Sauber F1 Team now heads to Singapore for the first of...

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    2018 Formula One Heineken Italian Grand Prix – Race – Sunday
    Weather: sunny/cloudy and dry, 22-23°C air, 30-34°C track
    A historic weekend has come to an end, with the 2018 FIA Formula One Italian Grand Prix having given the Alfa Romeo Sauber F1 Team the experience of a home race.
    Both Alfa Romeo Sauber F1 Team drivers fought their way through the tightly-packed field to...

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    Preview – 2018 Formula One Heineken Italian Grand Prix
    The upcoming Grand Prix weekend in Italy will be a special one for the Alfa Romeo Sauber F1 Team.
    Starting with the F1 Festival in Milan on Wednesday 29th  August, Marcus Ericsson and Charles Leclerc will take part in a spectacular live F1 car run in the Darsena area of Milan. The fans will have the extraordinary...

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    2018 Formula One Johnnie Walker Belgian Grand Prix – Race – Sunday
    Marcus Ericsson back in the points at Spa-Francorchamps
    Weather: sunny/cloudy and dry, 17-18°C air, 25-30°C track
    The 2018 FIA Formula One Belgian Grand Prix saw Alfa Romeo Sauber F1 Team driver Marcus Ericsson back in the points. Starting 13th, the Swedish driver made a good start and delivered a...

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    Preview – 2018 Formula One Johnnie Walker Belgian Grand Prix
    13th Round of the FIA Formula One World Championship, 24th to 26th August 2018
    Hinwil, 21st August 2018 – After the two-week Formula One summer break, the Alfa Romeo Sauber F1 Team returns to the race track with a fresh boost of energy and motivation – this time, heading to the Circuit de Spa-Francorchamps for the...

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    Alfa Romeo Giulietta eager to cement championship position
    Midrand, 7th August 2018 – The Alfa Romeo Giulietta of Theo van Vuuren and Bradley Scorer heads into the penultimate round of the Mopar South African Endurance Series in good shape to continue its impressive performance.
    The Arnold Chatz Cars Racing Giulietta has surprised many with its giant-killing performance...

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    2018 Formula One Rolex Hungarian Grand Prix – Race – Sunday
    Weather: sunny and dry, 32-35°C air, 47-57°C track
    It was a disappointing race outcome for the Alfa Romeo Sauber F1 Team at the 2018 Hungarian Grand Prix. Starting from P14 (Marcus Ericsson) and P16 (Charles Leclerc), the two drivers went into the race ready to work their way into the midfield. Unfortunately,...

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    Preview – 2018 Formula One Emirates German Grand Prix
    11th Round of the FIA Formula One World Championship, 20th to 22nd July 2018
    Hinwil, 17th July 2018 – The Alfa Romeo Sauber F1 Team is heading into the last two back-to-back races before the summer break. The first stop is Hockenheim, where Marcus Ericsson and Charles Leclerc look forward to competing in the German Grand...

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    Preview – 2018 Formula 1 Rolex British Grand Prix
    10th Round of the FIA Formula 1 World Championship, 6th to 8th July 2018
    Hinwil, 4th July 2018 – After the team’s first double-points finish of the season at the Austrian Grand Prix last weekend, the Alfa Romeo Sauber F1 Team moves on to compete in the third back-to-back race – the British Grand Prix at Silverstone. With an...

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    2018 Formula 1 Eyetime Austrian Grand Prix – Race – Sunday
    Double points-finish for the Alfa Romeo Sauber F1 Team with Charles Leclerc in P9 and Marcus Ericsson in P10
    Weather: sunny and dry, 22-24°C air, 44-49°C track
    The Alfa Romeo Sauber F1 Team gave a strong performance at the 2018 FIA Formula 1 Austrian Grand Prix with both drivers finishing in the points. Starting...

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    Preview – 2018 Formula 1 Eyetime Austrian Grand Prix
    9th Round of the FIA Formula 1 World Championship, 29th June to 1st July 2018
    Hinwil, 27th June 2018 – The Alfa Romeo Sauber F1 Team is heading to Austria for the second of three back-to-back races. After a successful weekend in France, the team goes into the next round with a total of 13 points to its tally feeling...

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    2018 Formula 1 Pirelli French Grand Prix – Race – Sunday
    The Alfa Romeo Sauber F1 Team back in the points with Charles Leclerc in P10, and Marcus Ericsson in P13
    Weather: sunny and dry, 23-26°C air, 38-45°C track
    It was a good French Grand Prix weekend for the Alfa Romeo Sauber F1 Team, with Charles Leclerc finishing in P10 (1 point), and Marcus Ericsson in P13. In an...

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    THE ALFA ROMEO GIULIETTA IS HEADING TO PHAKISA RACEWAY
    Midrand – Fiat Chrysler Automobiles South Africa, importer of Alfa Romeo, Fiat, Fiat Professional, Abarth and Jeep vehicles locally will campaign an Alfa Romeo Giulietta in the 2018 Mopar South African Endurance Series which kicks off with the Mopar Phakisa 6-hour on Saturday 24th February at Phakisa.
    Finishing  fourth...

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    The Alfa Romeo Sauber F1 Team reveals the C37
    Hinwil, 20th February 2018 – The Alfa Romeo Sauber F1 Team has launched its new challenger, the C37, ahead of the 2018 Formula 1 championship.
    The C37 looks different to last year’s C36 – on one hand, this is due to the new technical regulations, and on the other hand, because of the team’s new technical approach.
    As the 2018...

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    Alfa Romeo returns to Formula 1TM

    Alfa Romeo returns to Formula 1 after more than 30 years away from the sport
    Alfa Romeo and Sauber F1 Team have entered into a multi-year partnership agreement covering strategic, commercial and technological cooperation
    The official name will be Alfa Romeo Sauber F1 Team

    The prestigious Italian brand owned by Fiat Chrysler Automobiles...