Simona De Silvestro has become an “affiliated driver” of Sauber, and the team says it plans to prepare her for a race seat in 2015.
The 25-year-old Swiss has competed in the IndyCar series for the past four seasons.
The Automobile Club de l’Ouest (ACO) released this week the entry list for the 82nd annual 24 Hours of Le Mans.
Featuring 55 entries plus the experimental Nissan ZEOD RC as the Garage 56 entrant, this year’s around-the-clock endurance classic will see a number of new and returning faces in all four classes.
A total of 10 cars are set to take part in LMP1, headlined by the new-for-2014 factory prototypes from Audi, Porsche and Toyota, while Lotus and Rebellion enter non-hybrid privateer cars that will fight for top class honors in the new LMP1-L class.
Saturday, February 15
3 a.m. – Monster Energy Supercross | San Diego (FOX Sports 1) *Replay
8:30 p.m. – Monster Energy Supercross | Dallas (FOX Sports 2) *Live
Sunday, February 16
11 a.m. – National Arenacross Series | Worcester (FOX Sports 1)
4 p.m. – Test Drive | Chevy SS (FOX Sports 2)
5 p.m. – National Arenacross Series | Worcester (FOX Sports 2) *Replay
6 p.m. – Monster Jam | Best Of 2013 – New Jersey (FOX Sports 2)
Midnight – Monster Energy Supercross | Dallas (FOX Sports 1) *Replay
**All times Eastern Standard
Michael Schumacher’s management has reiterated that there is nothing new to report about his progress, while stressing that the family “strongly believes” in prospects for his recovery.
Inevitably in the absence of any official word there has been ongoing speculation in the media about his situation.