Marcus Ericsson Continues With Sauber As Third Driver and Brand Ambassador in 2019
Following on from the announcement of Antonio Giovinazzi joining the Alfa Romeo Sauber Team for 2019 – the team have made a further announcement in regards to their current driver, Marcus Ericsson who will remain a part of the team.
ANNOUNCEMENT – ALFA ROMEO
The Alfa Romeo Sauber F1 Team is delighted to announce that Marcus Ericsson will remain a part of the team by taking the role of Third Driver and Brand Ambassador from the 2019 season.
Over the coourse of the past four FIA Formula One World Championship seasons, Marcus Ericsson has proven to be an integral part of the Sauber family – his experience, optimism and his highly professional approach to working with the team have contributed greatly to the progress that has been made.
The Swedish driver and the Alfa Romeo Sauber F1 Team will continue to collaborate closely with the dedication to their shared vision.
Marcus Ericsson: “I am thankful for the past five years of my career which I have spent racing for the team in Formula 1. I am proud to have represented Sauber for four of those years – having raced for such an iconic brand as Alfa Romeo this season.”
“I would have loved to continue on this path but having a driver like Kimi Raikkonen on board is a great opportunity for the whole team .”
“Going forward, I will continue to contribute to the development of the team as I have always done – with full dedication and all of my support.”