Force India’s Nico Hulkenberg will be driving for Sauber in the 2013 F1 season, BBC reported on Sunday. Other some reports say that Esteban Gutierrez will join with Hulkenberg as race team-mate.
But still Sauber not officially confirmed their 2013 race driver’s line-up. The latest reports hints Kamui Kobayashi forced to leaving without a race seat.
Following Sergio Perez joined with McLaren for 2013 F1 season, when Lewis Hamilton joins to Mercedes for upcoming season with multi-year deal.
Telemex was the main sponsors of the Sauber, some reports says that Telemex possibly would depart from the team following Perez move to McLaren.
“Sauber have not yet officially confirmed Hulkenberg but the deal is understood already to be done,” said the report.
The rumor also state that ex-Force India driver Adrian Sutil is in the expecting to be Hulkenberg’s alternate at the Force India for next season.
Currently Felipe Massa, Kamui Kobayashi, Jaime Alguersuari, Sebastian Buemi, Jules Bianchi waiting for next season confirmation. Recent some other reports says that Massa to continue with Ferrari following his last few optimistic race performance.
TOI asked about his future, Hulkenberg said: “I really enjoy this team (Force India), I know everybody really well, and I enjoy working with the guys. At the moment my focus is simply on 2012 and doing the best job I can.”