Tag: Gary Paffett
F1: Paffett shows the kids a thing or two in Jerez
Veteran McLaren driver Gary Paffett may seem like a dad at a disco compared with some of the youngsters at the Jerez Formula One rookie test this week, but he proved he could still bust out some moves by topping the timesheets on day two.Tagged as: F1 testing, Formula One, Gary Paffett, Mike Conway, Oliver Turvey, Paul di Resta
F1: Di Resta best of the rest as Soucek is quickest
Andy Soucek’s gamble of entering Formula Two as a backdoor route into F1 took a step closer to paying off today as he topped the timesheets for Williams in rookie testing at Jerez.Tagged as: Andy Soucek, F1 testing, Formula One, Gary Paffett, Mike Conway, Oliver Turvey, Paul di Resta
F1: Paffett hoping to stay in McLaren test role
Long-time McLaren tester Gary Paffett is hoping to be confirmed in his role for 2010, as well as continuing his successful DTM career with Mercedes.Tagged as: DTM, Formula One, Gary Paffett, McLaren, Mercedes
DTM: Di Resta takes first season win in Brands thriller
Scottish F1 hopeful Paul di Resta has scored his first win of the season in his home race at Brands Hatch as the DTM touring car series visited the UK at the weekend.Tagged as: Audi, Brands Hatch, DTM, Gary Paffett, Jamie Green, Katherine Legge, Lewis Hamilton, Mercedes, Norbert Haug, Oliver Jarvis, Paul di Resta, Susie Stoddart
Hamilton to appear at Brands Hatch DTM round for second year
Want to see Lewis Hamilton in action? Then your best bet may well be to get yourself along to Brands Hatch in September.
DTM: Paffett gets promoted to 2009-spec Merc
Gary Paffett has been promoted into the front rank of his Mercedes DTM team with the announcement, a month before the season is due to start, that he will be racing in 2009-spec macinery.Tagged as: Audi, DTM, Gary Paffett, Jamie Green, Katherine Legge, Mercedes, Norbert Haug, Oliver Jarvis, Paul di Resta, Susie Stoddart
Brundle steps down from driver management
Martin Brundle’s partnership with fellow F1 veteran Mark Blundell has been dissolved in the face of his new commitments as a BBC commentator and manager to his son Alex.Tagged as: Gary Paffett, Mark Blundell, Martin Brundle, Mike Conway
F1: Could Force India have an all-British driver line-up?
Sick of the grim news from Brackley? Needing to play a little mental ‘fantasy F1 team manager’ to raise your spirits? Well, here’s a far-fetched proposition to put a smile on your face – di Resta and Paffet both lining up on the grid for Force India.Tagged as: Adrian Sutil, Force India, Gary Paffett, Giancarlo Fisichella, McLaren, Paul di Resta, Pedro de la Rosa
F1: Jerez test report 9/12/08
The first full day of Jerez testing was like a flashback to November and Barcelona for Toro Rosso drivers Sebastien Buemi and Sebastien Bourdais after the duo comfortably topped the unofficial timesheets.