Friday, March 15, 2013
News of Friday
* Sebastian Vettel has found a name to his RB9: it will be called "Hungry Heidi" ! Sebastian has chosen the name of Heidi in homage to the German supermodel Heidi Klum !
* the 2013 grid is the youngest in the history of F1 with an average age of 27 years (thanks in part to the retirement of Michael Schumacher) !
Younger drivers are Esteban Gutiérrez and Max Chilton, who are 21 years both.
Then we've got Valtteri Bottas and Jules Bianchi with 22 years.
The oldest driver in the grid is now Mark Webber, with 36 years.
*Spain will surely have again two GP with the possible return of the Valencia GP next year, in 2014 and all even-numbered years alternating with the Barcelona circuit. It only remains to find an agreement between the representatives of both circuits.