Sauber confirms the output of Monisha Kaltenborn


responsible to lead the team based at Hinwil since the year 2010 says goodbye to the team. After being the first woman with a post so important in the world of Formula 1, Monisha came to form part of the shareholders of Sauber a year later, becoming partially on the owner of the structure who commanded, but their equipment will arrive without her to head to the Grand Prix of Azerbaijan.

Longbow Finance SA regrets to inform you that by mutual agreement due to differing views on the future of the company, Monisha Kaltenborn will leave her position in the Group Sauber with immediate effect. Thank you for all these years of leadership, tight and great passion for the team, Sauber F1, and wish him all the best for the future. His successor will be announced shortly; in the meantime, we wish the team the best of luck in Azerbaijan”.

His past year was punctuated by a financial crisis, that left quite damaged the coffers of Sauber. This has conditioned the beginning of the current season, as the red lantern of the grill had a limited budget, but the situation worsened before being rescued by Longbow Finance in 2016. In the statement issued by the team responsible, are shown totally against allegations that pilots do not receive equal treatment.

“The owners and the board Sauber Motorsport AG is firmly opposed to the reports speculative that have been spread saying that our pilots have not been and are not being treated on equal terms. This is not only patently false, but that would go against the absolute commitment and long-lasting in the pursuit of a fair competition. These testimonies, attributed to ‘sources’ anonymous, are highly detrimental to both Marcus Ericsson as for Pascal Wehrlein, as well as for the management and all the staff Sauber F1 Team”.


In 2013, Monisha went to Nico Hülkenberg and Esteban Gutiérrez at the wheel of his C32 with Ferrari engine.

Pascal Wehrlein is the responsible of the swiss team not to lead the standings of the constructors championship by the tail, thanks to a great performance for his part in the GP of Spain. updates announced that will arrive in two weeks expect to remodel the C36 from top to bottom, so that you can dispute the positions of the middle area of the grill.