AlphaTauri team principal Franz Tost says new Formula 1 drivers need at least three years to prove they can compete at the top level.
In the round-up: Ricciardo to lap Nordschleife in F1 car • Hamilton recalls first-year struggle at Mercedes • McLaren reveal Kanaan’s Indy 500 livery
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Franz Tost defends Toro Rosso’s decision to drop Jaime Alguersuari and Sebastien Buemi.
Daniel Ricciardo and Jean-Eric Vergne will drive for Toro Rosso in 2012, the team has confirmed.
Vote for the best pass and the best overtaking driver of 2011.
Review each driver’s race weekend and vote for who you thought was best in Brazil.
Franz Tost admitted he was disappointed at losing to Sauber.
Pictures from the Brazilian Grand Prix at Interlagos.
Mark Webber scored his first victory of 2011 in the final race of the season at Interlagos.
Mark Webber jumps Fernando Alonso to take third in the drivers’ championship.
Mark Webber wins the Brazilian Grand Prix, ahead of Sebastian Vettel and Jenson Button.
Some drivers used wet weather set-ups expecting rain on race day.
Pictures from qualifying for the Brazilian Grand Prix.
Sebastian Vettel set a new landmark with his 15th pole position of the season in Brazil.
Sebastian Vettel leads a Red Bull one-two at Interlagos.
Sebastian Vettel put Red Bull on top in the final practice session for the Brazilian Grand Prix.
Lewis Hamilton is wary of Red Bull’s potential.
Pictures from Friday practice for the Brazilian Grand Prix.
The drivers who shared the front row of the grid for the last race were quickest in second practice.