Josef Newgarden won his first-ever Indianapolis 500 – winning a one-on-one last-lap duel with the 2022 victor and former Formula One driver, Marcus Ericsson – as Santino Ferrucci claimed third place in a race that began as snoozefest but ended with a chaotic, crash-filled final 20 laps. Alex Palou was on pole position at the […]
Kyle Kirkwood worked through multiple racing crashes and incidents to edge past former Formula One drivers Romain Grosjean and Marcus Ericsson and finally claim victory in the end at the 2023 Grand Prix of Long Beach.
Former Formula One driver Marcus Ericcson won the 2022 Indianapolis 500 – the first-ever Indy 500 victory for the 31-year-old Swede. The race began with Alex Palou and Scott Dixon tagging teaming dominating the early stages of the race and when Dutch competitor Rinus Veekay crashed out on Lap 38, the race appeared to belong […]
Former Formula One driver Marcus Ericsson won his first IndyCar race, taking Race One of the 2021 Detroit Grand Prix. The 30-year-old Swedish driver took advantage of Will Power’s misfortune when Power was the leader entering a late-race restart but Power’s car suffered a mechanical failure and could not re-start the race. That allowed Ericsson […]
Marcus Ericsson is out at Sauber and has been replaced by Italian reserve driver, Antonio Giovinazzi, who will be joining Kimi Raikkonen for the 2019 Formula One season. The 24-year-old Giovinazzi has only competed in two F1 races [both as a replacement for the injured Pascal Wehrlein], making his F1 debut at the 2017 Australian […]
Sauber became the second Formula One team to reveal their car for the 2017 Formula One racing season, pulling the curtain open for their C36-Ferrari, the “Anniversary Special” celebrating the team’s 25th season racing in Formula One. The C36-Ferraris will be driven in 2017 by Marcus Ericsson and Pascal Wehrlein – although Wehrlein will miss […]
In an incident that awarded him ASN’s coveted Pastor Maldonado Driving School Award for the race, Sauber’s Marcus Ericsson now claims that he did not see teammate Felipe Nasr when he ran over his front wing while both of them were rounding a corner on Lap Two of the 2015 USA Grand prix in Austin, […]
Sauber has elected to keep their drivers – Marcus Ericsson and Felipe Nasr – for the 2016 Formula One racing season, announcing that they have renewed the contracts of each driver midway through the 2015 season. Nasr has amassed 16 points so far in the 2015 season and currently sits in 11th place while Ericsson […]
Sauber unveiled their Formula One car – the C34 – for 2015. Sauber is coming off a 10th place finish in 2014 and will debut two new drivers in Marcus Ericsson and Felipe Nasr, in 2015.
Facing the financial abyss that has already claimed two teams in 2014 – Caterham and Marussia – Sauber made a desperate move to stay alive for the 2015 season by ditching Adrian Sutil and Esteban Gutierrez for two pay drivers, Marcus Ericsson and Felipe Nasr, a winner on the BMW racing series circuit. Ericsson comes […]