But that was under Caterham's former ownership, headed by Tony Fernandes who has since sold the Leafield operation.
Under Colin Kolles' new regime, it has been all change on the staff front, including the departure of dozens of factory workers, tester Alexander Rossi and most recently racer Kamui Kobayashi.
Now Frijns, who is highly rated but not substantially sponsored, looks set to also leave.
The Dutch newspaper De Telegraaf claims the 23-year-old is now in talks with the GP2 team Russian Time about 2015.
"At Caterham, where Christijan Albers is team boss, he (Frijns) appears to have little future," the report said.