Sauber will pursue what it calls an aggressive upgrade strategy for its new C44 chassis over the opening races of 2024.
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Sauber plan to sustain the impact of their vivid new colour scheme through its first season competing under the identity Stake.
Although Sauber did not present the new C44 at their launch yesterday, the team has revealed the first details of its latest design.
The Stake F1 Team branding under which Sauber launched its entry for the 2024 Formula 1 season will not be used at every round of the world championship due to gambling laws.
Sauber, which competed as Alfa Romeo last year, has presented its new livery for the upcoming season at a launch event in London.
Sauber has appointed former Red Bull Junior Team member Zane Maloney as one of its reserve drivers for the 2024 F1 season.
Sauber technical director James Key says that his team could introduce “several” major upgrade packages through the upcoming season.
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The Sauber team, which previously competed as Alfa Romeo, have announced they will race under the name of title sponsors Stake until 2026.
Sauber, whose F1 team competed as Alfa Romeo until the end of this season, will make a further announcement regarding its new identity in the new year.
The team previously known as Alfa Romeo will compete under the name Kick Sauber in the entry list for the 2024 Formula 1 season.
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Sauber, which will become the Audi Formula 1 team in 2026, has dismissed rumours casting doubt on the manufacturer’s commitment to the series.
Zhou Guanyu will remain alongside Valtteri Bottas at the team currently known as Alfa Romeo in 2024. Theo Pourchaire will be their reserve driver.
Alfa Romeo has announced the return of James Key to the team as its new technical director following his departure from McLaren.
Andreas Seidl will have a more limited trackside presence this season having taken over as CEO of Sauber, the operating company of Alfa Romeo’s Formula 1 team.
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German car manufacturer Audi has purchased a minority stake in Sauber, the Formula 1 team has confirmed.