The month’s big sto­ries at a glance

F1 Racing - - INSIDER -

6.1.15 The FIA un­veils a new su­per­li­cence points sys­tem, en­sur­ing as­pir­ing rac­ers com­plete at least two years in ju­nior sin­gle-seaters to qual­ify for F1 9.1.15 It is con­firmed that Spain and Aus­tria will host the two in-sea­son test ses­sions on 10 May and 21 June this year, af­ter each coun­try’s re­spec­tive grand prix 20.1.15 GP2 Se­ries cham­pion Jolyon Palmer is named the Lo­tus F1 Team’s re­serve driver. The role will in­clude out­ings in sev­eral Fri­day prac­tice ses­sions dur­ing the sea­son 20.1.15 Robert Man­zon, the last sur­vivor of the first F1 world cham­pi­onship sea­son in 1950, dies aged 97. The French­man was best known for his valiant ef­forts for the cash-strapped Gor­dini team 28.1.15 Bri­tish GP3 Se­ries cham­pion Alex Lynn is ap­pointed Wil­liams test driver 4.2.15 Ex-Red Bull man Rob Tay­lor is named chief designer for Haas F1 team 5.2.15 Cater­ham’s ad­min­is­tra­tors an­nounce the team’s as­sets will be auc­tioned in March

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