Pic, Rossi to drive F1 car at Goodwood
9 July 2013 – Caterham race driver Charles Pic and reserve Alexander Rossi will drive a modern Formula 1 car at the Goodwood Festival of Speed, which takes place from July 11-14.
Rossi, contesting the GP2 Series with Caterham Racing, will get behind the wheel on Friday and Saturday, before Pic takes over the cockpit for the final day of the event.
Lewis Hamilton (Mercedes), Nico Rosberg (Mercedes), Jenson Button (McLaren), Sergio Pérez (McLaren), Marc Gene (Ferrari), Sébastien Buemi (Red Bull), Davide Valsecchi (Lotus), Jules Bianchi (Marussia) and Max Chilton (Marussia) will join Pic and Rossi at the event, completing the hill climb in relevant Formula 1 machinery.
There will also be a number of ex-Formula 1 drivers in action. The prestigious list includes Alain Prost, Damon Hill, Sir Stirling Moss, Jackie Stewart, Emerson Fittipaldi, Jacky Ickx, Nelson Piquet, Martin Brundle, Ricciardo Patrese and Bruno Senna.