Kovalainen eyes Caterham seat

Kovalainen eyes Caterham seat

24 December 2013 – Heikki Kovalainen has said he is trying to secure himself a seat in Formula 1 for next season. Kovalainen was Caterham's test driver in 2013 and was seen at six free practice sessions replacing the team's race drivers Giedo van der Garde and Charles Pic for a 90-minute session.

“I've been working hard this winter to make sure I'm fit for the upcoming season,” Kovalainen told Finland's MTV. “The main difference though is that normally my future is pretty clear and at the moment nothing is signed yet for the upcoming season. We're currently mostly serious with Caterham but it all depends on various things whether or not I can race next season. Everything should be clear by the end of January though.

“I'm not done with Formula 1 yet though!” Kovalainen said.

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