Robert Kubica’s run in the direction of a Formulation 1 comeback will proceed subsequent week when he takes half in at some point of the collective take a look at on the Hungaroring.
Kubica raced in F1 between 2006 and 2010 earlier than extreme accidents sustained to his proper arm and hand appeared to finish his single-seater profession.
After a few years rallying, Kubica stepped up a push for a grand prix comeback this 12 months with Formulation E and GP3 assessments, main to 2 non-public assessments in a 2012-spec F1 automobile.
With these going effectively, Renault has determined to discipline Kubica on August 2 for the younger driver take a look at following the Hungarian Grand Prix.
“The primary two days of testing allowed each Robert and ourselves to assemble a large amount of knowledge,” Renault F1 chief Cyril Abiteboul mentioned.
“The upcoming session with the R.S.17 on the Hungaroring will enable us all to acquire detailed and exact knowledge in a present automobile and consultant circumstances.
“After this take a look at, we are going to fastidiously analyse the collected data to find out in what circumstances it will be potential for Robert to return to competitors within the upcoming years.”