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Updated F1 2013 driver line-up

Romain Grosjean to stay at Lotus in 2013 putting another final part in the jigsaw that is next season's driver line-up...
18 drivers so far announced for F1 2013, leaving just 4 seats still to be officially confirmed...

Confirmed 2013 F1 drivers:

Sebastian Vettel Germany Red Bull-Renault
(Confirmed for 2013 and 2014, but there are performance clauses)
Mark Webber Australia Red Bull-Renault
(Deal expires at end of 2013)

Fernando Alonso Spain Ferrari-Ferrari
(Confirmed for 2013, with options for 2014 and beyond?)
Felipe Massa Brazil Ferrari-Ferrari
(Deal expires at end of 2013)

Jenson Button Britain McLaren-Mercedes
(Signed 'multi-year deal' in October 2011)
Sergio Perez Mexico McLaren-Mercedes
(Signed 'multi-year deal' in October 2012)

Kimi Raikkonen Finland Lotus-Renault
(Signed two year deal in November 2011, second year was an option)
Romain Grosjean French Lotus-Renault
(Signed deal for 2013, contract length not announced)

Lewis Hamilton Britain Mercedes-Mercedes
(Deal expires at end of 2015)
Nico Rosberg Germany Mercedes-Mercedes
(Signed 'multi-year deal' in November 2011)

Nico Hulkenberg Germany Sauber-Ferrari
(Signed deal for 2013, contract length not announced)
Esteban Gutierrez Mexico Sauber-Ferrari
(Signed deal for 2013, contract length not announced)
Robin Frijns Netherlands Sauber-Ferrari
(Signed test and reserve driver deal for 2013)

Pastor Maldonado Venezuela Williams-Renault
(Signed deal for 2013, contract length not announced)
Valtteri Bottas Finland Williams-Renault
(Signed deal for 2013, contract length not announced)

Daniel Ricciardo Australia Toro Rosso-Ferrari
(Signed deal for 2013, contract length not announced)
Jean-Eric Vergne France Toro Rosso-Ferrari
(Signed deal for 2013, contract length not announced)

Charles Pic French Caterham-Renault
(Signed 'multi-year deal' in November 2012)

Timo Glock Germany Marussia-Cosworth
(Signed new 'long term deal' in July 2011)

Likely candidates for remaining seats...

Paul di Resta Britain Force India-Mercedes
Jules Bianchi French Force India-Mercedes
Adrian Sutil German Force India-Mercedes
Jaime Alguersuari Spain Force India-Mercedes
Kamui Kobayashi Japan Force India-Mercedes
Bruno Senna Brazil Force India-Mercedes

Max Chilton Britain Marussia-Cosworth

Heikki Kovalainen Finland Caterham-Renault
Vitaly Petrov Russia Caterham-Renault
Rubens Barrichello Brazil Caterham-Renault
Giedo van der Garde Netherlands Caterham-Renault

Tagged as: Romain Grosjean , Lotus , Grosjean , 2013

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80s Fan - Unregistered

December 17, 2012 8:07 PM

There are lost tribes in the Amazonian rain forest, cut off from the outside world for decades and untouched by modern technology and communications, who would have predicted, before opening this comment, that rather than commenting on the interesting potential driver combinations for the remaining 2013 seats, that it would be about Lewis Hamilton.

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