Sauber Motorsport has become the third team to reveal the date of its new car, after Ferrari and Williams.
THE Sauber with its announcement committed to the start of the 2024 season on 5 Februaryon the same day as Williams. The team has undergone a name change following the departure of Alfa Romeo with their new name officially being ‘Stake F1 Team Kick Sauber”, a name that caused mixed comments among F1 fans. The team has hinted that further changes could be made from January 1, 2024. In a social media post, the team, which will become Audi in 2026, revealed that the start of the season has been set for February 5.
Team spokesman Alessandro Alunni Bravi previously stated that this will be done in the UK, due to close ties with one of the new sponsors, for the first time in the team’s history. At the event, the plans of the Swiss for the new year will be presented, obviously also the team’s new livery. Valtteri Bottas and Zhou Guanyu have remained with the team for 2024. The only other team apart from Sauber and Williams who has confirmed the date of the presentation is currently the Ferrariwhich will do so on February 13, a week before the pre-season testing in Bahrain on February 21.