News Details

Wehrlein defends Sauber's handling of injury news

Pascal Wehrlein has defended the way news of his back injury was handled by his Sauber F1 team, and insists the Swiss squad never hid the severity of it. The German driver sustained a compression fracture of a neck vertebra in an accident during January's Race of Champions in Miami, and missed the first test of the pre-season, citing a "back issue" as the reason for his absence. Wehrlein travelled to the season-opening Australian Grand Prix, but withdrew from the event after Friday practice. He also skipped the Chinese GP before making his return to racing in Bahrain last weekend. On Monday the Sauber driver tweeted the first images of himself during his recovery, revealing the...
Full Story »
8mo ago from Motorsport.com 0
Share

You May Also Be Interested In...

Vandoorne fails to start Bahrain GP as Honda...

McLaren's Stoffel Vandoorne will not start the Bahrain Grand Prix after...
9mo ago from Motorsport.com

Wehrlein dismisses negativity surrounding absence and...

The Sauber driver returns to racing this weekend in Bahrain after...
9mo ago from TheCheckeredFlag....

Vettel fastest, Raikkonen sidelined, McLaren engine...

Sebastian Vettel set the fastest lap-time in opening practice session for...
9mo ago from ThisIsF1.com

Elsewhere On The Network

Popular On MGPToday.com

Lorenzo, Dovizioso unwrap 2018 Ducati MotoGP contender

Lorenzo and Dovizioso unveil a more powerful 2018 Ducati Desmosedici...
23h ago from BikeSportNews.com

Final 2018 MotoGP Ducati not available for first races

Ducati MotoGP boss Gigi Dall'Igna says the finished GP18 will not appear...
20h ago from BikeSportNews.com

Ducati unveils 2018 MotoGP livery

Ducati has unveiled its 2018 MotoGP livery during a launch event on...
21h ago from MotorsportWeek.c...

Watch the Ducati MotoGP 2018 team presentation live

Watch the wraps come off (probably) the 2018 MotoGP Ducati with riders...
1d ago from BikeSportNews.com

Popular On IndyCarToday.com

Chilton: 'Single-minded' F1 teams should look at...

Formula 1 teams have a "single-minded" approach to looking at...
17h ago from Racer.com

MILLER: Gurney, All-American treasure

Above: Dan Gurney's milestone win in his Eagle at Spa, 1967. He wasn't an...
1d ago from Racer.com

Dan Gurney, 1931-2018

Iconic race driver, team owner and constructor Dan Gurney has died at the...
1d ago from Racer.com

Patrick, CGR no longer talking about 500 plans

Chip Ganassi Racing president Steve Lauletta doesn't see Danica Patrick...
4d ago from Racer.com

Popular On TotalWRC.com

Citroen's Yves Matton confirmed as FIA rally director

The FIA has announced that Yves Matton has been appointed Rally Director...
20h ago from MotorsportWeek.c...

Budar named at Citroën

French squad announces Matton replacement
18h ago from WRC.com

Matton lands top FIA rally role

Citroën boss replaces Mahonen
19h ago from WRC.com

Greensmith targets WRC 2 consistency

Greensmith targets WRC 2 consistency British rising star Gus Greensmith...
20h ago from WRC.com

Popular On GunnersToday.com

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang 'hands in transfer request'

Borussia Dortmund striker Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang has reportedly handed...
33m ago from SportsMole.co.uk

‘Worth miles more' – Man Utd fans laugh...

Man Utd linked with swoop for Alexis Sanchez this month Fans not...
2h ago from CaughtOffside.com

Rafa Benitez's Pub Facts: Alexis Sanchez's real name,...

Another weekend of Premier League action is behind us and there's plenty...

Pep Guardiola suffers major disappointment, Man City...

Man City reportedly no longer in the running for Alexis Sanchez Guardiola...
3h ago from CaughtOffside.com

Comments

Hottest News

Recent News

2014 GPToday.com
GPToday.com is not responsible for the news headlines and associated descriptions and images it indexes, the content of externally linked sites or the comments & postings of its users.

This website is unofficial and is not associated in any way with the Formula One group of companies. F1, FORMULA ONE, FORMULA 1, FIA FORMULA ONE WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP, GRAND PRIX and related marks are trade marks of Formula One Licensing B.V.