F1, Formula 1, NASCAR, IndyCar, MotoGP, Le Mans, And More!


Top News!

Rumors Edition!

Top Stories
· 2017 IndyCar: Weekend schedule changes, rules updates to add to racing excitement (Feb 6, 2017)
· IMSA Notebook: Two Drivers Break Record for Youngest Rolex 24 Winner (Feb 3, 2017)
· 2017 MotoGP: Vinales continues pre-season domination at Sepang (Feb 1, 2017)
· 2017 MotoGP: The 'Maniac Strikes Back: Andrea Iannone Fastest On Day (Jan 31, 2017)
· 2017 MotoGP: Stoner on top for Ducati as rain cuts Day 1 short in Malaysia (Jan 30, 2017)
· 2017 Daytona 24: Cadillac Scores Epic Rolex 24 At Daytona Win with Taylors, Gordon, Angelelli (Jan 29, 2017)
· 2017 Daytona 24: Ford GT Wins Rolex 24 At Daytona with Ganassi, Young Porsche Racers Score in GTD (Jan 29, 2017)
· 2017 Daytona 24: No. 10 Cadillac DPi Leads After 18 Hours In 55th Rolex 24 At Daytona (Jan 29, 2017)

Previous Top Stories!


Hot Rumors!
· 2017 F1: Drivers vote against 'Halo' for 2018 ? (Feb 2, 2017)
· 2017 F1: Manor could still be saved for 2017 ? (Feb 1, 2017)
· 2017 F1: F1 rumour surrounds Lowe 'gardening leave' ? (Jan 31, 2017)
· 2017 F1: No proposal for London GP yet ? (Jan 27, 2017)
· 2017 F1: Ecclestone planning F1 'breakaway' ? (Jan 27, 2017)
More Rumors!

2017 F1: Young driver de Vries loses McLaren support ?
Posted by: Admin on Feb 07, 2017 - 06:14 AM
Rumor
2017 F1: Young driver de Vries loses McLaren support ?


Donate Now! Help PaddockTalk.com build a better site in 2017!

Nyck de Vries is losing the support of McLaren, according to the Dutch media.

A report by the Dutch broadcaster RTL GP said the 22-year-old, who for years has been a McLaren development driver, is now seeking a seat for 2017 without the British team's support.


 

That is despite the fact that, on Monday, McLaren wished its "McLaren Young Driver" de Vries a happy 22nd birthday on Twitter.

But RTL cited "sources" as it claimed that de Vries, whose GP3 teammates Charles Leclerc and Alexander Albon finished 1-2 in the 2016 season, is in fact leaving the McLaren programme.

"He will test a Ferrari GT car next week," the broadcaster declared, explaining that de Vries is in the running for a full-time world endurance championship seat.

After finishing just 6th in the 2016 GP3 championship, de Vries "has not found a seat" in the F1 feeder series and lost McLaren's backing, RTL GP added.

McLaren has been contacted for comment.



PaddockTalk Perspective



Also in Rumor:


 
Related links
· PaddockTalk RumorBin
· PaddockTalk Top News!
· More about Rumor




Home :: About :: Social :: Contact :: Archives :: Video :: Submit :: _ 


All logos and trademarks in this site are property of their respective owner.
The comments are property of their posters, all the rest (c) 2003-2015 by PaddockTalk.com.
Contact E-mail: [email protected]
Privacy