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Sauber to launch new car in Jerez in February
Sauber has announced that it will launch its 2012 F1 challenger in Jerez in early February.

The Ferrari-powered C31, which will once again be driven by Kamui Kobayashi and Sergio Perez, is to be unveiled at the Spanish circuit on 6 February prior to pre-season testing.

The three day test, which will be the first chance for teams to run their 2012 cars, will get underway the following day although some of Sauber's rivals – including Mercedes – aren't set to hit the track with their new machines until the second winter test in Barcelona.



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Chop Chop - Unregistered

December 17, 2011 1:27 PM

I hope Sauber won't be made mistake again like 2010 first half of season and 2011's second half of season. Sauber has one of the best drivers lineup for 2012. Also we expect race strategy should be similar strategy for both cars and do not buy too much insurance for scoring points.



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