Formula One News » Looking ahead to the formula 1 2013 season Posted on 25/01/2013
The current vacant seats:
There are currently 3 vacant seats ahead of the formula 1 2013 season, They are at Caterham-Renault who only have Charles Pic confirmed, Force India who are expected (not confirmed) to retain Paul Di Resta have a vacant seat along with the final vacant seat at Marussia who have confirmed F1 rookie Max Chilton – Timo Glock departed ahead of the formula one 2013 season.
Who’s going where:
The big movers are of course Lewis Hamilton – who heads to Mercedes benz and Sergio Perez who heads to Mclaren from Sauber for the 2013 formula season. Nico Hulkenberg joins Sauber after leaving the force india formula 1 team at the end of the 2012 formula 1 season.
The 2013 formula 1 season sees the debut of 3 new rookies: Max Chilton (Marussia), Valitteri Bottas (Williams) and Esteban Gutiérrez (Sauber F1 team).
The big departures for the f1 2013 season are Hispania Racing Team (HRT) who will no longer be on the bid after pulling out of F1 at the end of the 2012 F1 season. Michael Schumacher retires for a second time from Mercedes-Benz. Kamui Kobayashi, Bruno Senna, Timo Glock, Heiki Kovalainen, Vitaly Petrov and Narain Karthikeyan are all without seats, so far, for the 2013 F1 season. Pedro De La Rosa joins Ferrari as a test/reserve driver for the 2013 formula 1 season.