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Romain Grosjean

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Mercedes postpones Grosjean Paul Ricard F1 test
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Mercedes postpones Grosjean Paul Ricard F1 test

The Mercedes Formula 1 team has postponed Romain Grosjean's Paul Ricard test due to travel restrictions between the United States and France.

Motorsport Images photographer wins award for Grosjean picture

Motorsport Images photographer Andrew Hone has won a gold medal in the World Sports Photography Awards for his picture of ex-Formula 1 driver Romain Grosjean escaping his Bahrain fireball crash.

“Definitely traffic cost us the win today,” says Grosjean

IndyCar rookie Romain Grosjean believes traffic cost him a shot at victory in the Grand Prix of Indianapolis, and described Takuma Sato’s driving as “a bit on the limit.”

Why IndyCar is satisfying Grosjean’s appetite for his second life Prime

Why IndyCar is satisfying Grosjean’s appetite for his second life

After spending the majority of his 179-race Formula 1 career in middling to tail-end machinery, Romain Grosjean finds himself once again with an underdog team in IndyCar. While not without its challenges, he's relishing the more level playing field that means his Dale Coyne Racing crew can expect to claim a few scalps...

Grosjean's F1 test to go ahead despite French GP date change

Romain Grosjean's farewell Formula 1 test with Mercedes will still go ahead next month, despite a date change for the French GP forcing a demo run to be cancelled.

Grosjean to test Mercedes F1 title-winner at Paul Ricard
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Grosjean to test Mercedes F1 title-winner at Paul Ricard

Romain Grosjean will make his return to Formula 1 machinery next month when he completes a test day with Mercedes at Paul Ricard, seven months on from his fiery accident.

“Dedicated” Grosjean still faces "big challenge" in IndyCar

Romain Grosjean’s race engineer Olivier Boisson says he’s impressed with the ex-Formula 1 driver’s progress in IndyCar, but isn’t underestimating how challenging it will be for the rookie to make a big impression.

Grosjean to retain Haas ties through F1 Esports team

Romain Grosjean will maintain a link to Haas in 2021 after agreeing to manage its Formula 1 Esports team through his own R8G Esports outfit.

Coyne would run third car for Grosjean on Gateway oval

Dale Coyne has confirmed to Motorsport.com that his team can run its extra Indy 500 entry for Gateway, should Romain Grosjean decide to take his first venture into IndyCar oval racing.

Grosjean “more confident” after second IndyCar test
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Grosjean “more confident” after second IndyCar test

Ex-Formula 1 racer Romain Grosjean says he’s made “good progress” in becoming accustomed to the driving style necessary for an IndyCar, after a solid day of testing at Laguna Seca.

Grosjean: “I used to be an asshole as a teammate”
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Grosjean: “I used to be an asshole as a teammate”

Ex-Formula 1 driver Romain Grosjean says he’s already appreciating the friendly atmosphere within IndyCar, and has told new teammate Ed Jones that he’d prefer to be friends, despite wanting to beat him.

Grosjean content with IndyCar test despite spin and soreness

Ex-Formula 1 driver Romain Grosjean says he’s “really happy” with his first morning of testing an IndyCar, despite spinning off and feeling soreness in his arms and recovering burnt left hand.

Grosjean "surprised" by Alpine's management shake-up

Romain Grosjean was "quite surprised" by the Alpine Formula 1 team's management shake-up that has included the arrival of Davide Brivio, but the Frenchman feels the squad is in good hands.

Grosjean’s talent key to sponsor appeal, say Coyne, Ware

Romain Grosjean’s pace will make him a hit with sponsors in IndyCar, according to his new team bosses Dale Coyne and Rick Ware who hope to confirm his primary backer by month’s end.

IndyCar-bound Grosjean open to F1 sub role

Romain Grosjean remains open to being a substitute Formula 1 driver if he is ever needed, but is clear he considers his full-time career in the category a ‘closed book’.

Why Grosjean chose IndyCar – but won’t race Indy or Texas

Despite his terrifying F1 crash in Bahrain, Romain Grosjean still loves open-wheel racing and is heading to IndyCar but won’t race superspeedways because “I can’t put my kids through that again.” David Malsher-Lopez reports.

Grosjean signs with Coyne for IndyCar road and street races

Ex-Formula 1 star Romain Grosjean will switch to IndyCar this season, driving a Honda-powered Dale Coyne Racing with Rick Ware Racing entry.

Coyne "would love to have" Grosjean on 2021 IndyCar team

Dale Coyne says he would “love to have” ex-Formula 1 driver Romain Grosjean join his IndyCar team for the 2021 season, and is targeting an announcement next week.

Steiner: Grosjean didn’t get credit he deserved through F1 career

Gunther Steiner feels Romain Grosjean did not get enough credit through his Formula 1 career, saying he was “one of the best ones out there” on a good day.

Grosjean makes sim racing return, one month after Bahrain crash

Former Haas F1 racer Romain Grosjean says his hands "are getting better" one month on from his fiery Bahrain Grand Prix crash, as he streamed his return behind the wheel on iRacing.

Grosjean's single-lap pace "phenomenal" - Magnussen

Kevin Magnussen has credited his former Haas Formula 1 teammate Romain Grosjean with making him a better qualifier as he claimed the Frenchman is "phenomenal on one lap".

Haas unable to give Grosjean farewell Formula 1 test

Gunther Steiner says Haas cannot give Romain Grosjean a farewell Formula 1 test as it does not have any old cars available, but hopes Ferrari could accommodate a run-out.

Grosjean rules out Abu Dhabi Grand Prix return

Romain Grosjean has been ruled out of the Formula 1 season finale in Abu Dhabi after electing to travel home for treatment on the burns to his hands.

Grosjean “wouldn't race any car without a halo” after crash

Romain Grosjean says he will never drive a racing car that doesn’t have a halo, and admits he is now a bit more reluctant about a move to IndyCar for his future racing career.

Grosjean eyes private F1 test if he can’t race in Abu Dhabi

Romain Grosjean hopes to find a way to do a private test in a Formula 1 car early next year if he is unable to take part in the Abu Dhabi GP.

Grosjean gives full account of Bahrain fire escape Bahrain GP
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Grosjean gives full account of Bahrain fire escape

Romain Grosjean has recounted the full story of the escape from his burning Formula 1 car – and revealed there were moments where he feared he was going to die.

How the FIA will investigate Grosjean's accident

The FIA has revealed details of the ongoing investigation into Romain Grosjean's accident in the Bahrain GP, and indicated that its findings will be released in six to eight weeks.

F1’s medical car heroes tell the story of Grosjean's escape Bahrain GP
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F1’s medical car heroes tell the story of Grosjean's escape

Following Romain Grosjean’s scary accident in the Bahrain GP, FIA medical car crew members Dr Ian Roberts and Alan van der Merwe have rightly been praised for their efforts at the scene. Their rigorous training and preparation never stops, and on Sunday, it paid off.

Grosjean discharged from hospital after treatment for burns

Romain Grosjean has been discharged from hospital in Bahrain following his fiery Formula 1 crash in Sunday’s Bahrain Grand Prix.

Todt made sure Grosjean spoke to wife in medical centre
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Todt made sure Grosjean spoke to wife in medical centre

FIA president Jean Todt says he made it a priority that Romain Grosjean speak to his wife on the phone in Bahrain's medical centre in the minutes after his Formula 1 crash.

Grosjean recalls Bahrain GP escape: "I saw death coming"
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Grosjean recalls Bahrain GP escape: "I saw death coming"

Romain Grosjean has recalled his escape from his fiery crash at the Formula 1 Bahrain Grand Prix, revealing he told himself to get out of the wreckage for his children.

Steiner says Grosjean wants to return for Abu Dhabi GP

Haas Formula 1 boss Gunther Steiner says that Romain Grosjean wants to return for the Abu Dhabi GP to compete in his final race with the team.

Masi: Guardrail damage was inevitable in Grosjean crash

Formula 1 race director Michael Masi says the scale of the barrier damage in Romain Grosjean's Bahrain GP crash was the result of the huge energy involved in the incident.

What aftermath photos reveal about Grosjean's escape

Romain Grosjean's escape from his fiery crash in the Bahrain Grand Prix was the most public of displays about the safety advances Formula 1 has made.

Grosjean to be discharged from hospital on Tuesday
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Grosjean to be discharged from hospital on Tuesday

Romain Grosjean will be released from hospital on Tuesday as he continues his recovery following his accident in the Bahrain GP, his Haas Formula 1 team said.

F1 defends Grosjean TV coverage after Ricciardo criticism

Formula 1 had defended the decision to show extensive replays of Romain Grosjean’s accident in the Bahrain GP following criticism from Renault driver Daniel Ricciardo.

Grosjean convinced halo saved his life in Bahrain crash Bahrain GP
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Grosjean convinced halo saved his life in Bahrain crash

Romain Grosjean paid tribute to the halo for saving him in the terrifying crash at the start of the Formula 1 Bahrain Grand Prix as he recovers in hospital.

F1 doctor explains Grosjean's escape from burning car Bahrain GP
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F1 doctor explains Grosjean's escape from burning car

Formula 1 medical delegate Ian Roberts says that a blast of extinguishant that beat back the flames allowed him to help Romain Grosjean out of his burning car in Bahrain.

Grosjean to remain in hospital overnight after Bahrain crash Bahrain GP
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Grosjean to remain in hospital overnight after Bahrain crash

Romain Grosjean will remain in hospital overnight for observation but "feels good" following his crash in Bahrain, according to Haas Formula 1 boss Gunther Steiner.

Ricciardo disgusted by "disrespectful" Grosjean replays

Daniel Ricciardo said he was "disgusted" by Formula 1 showing replays of Romain Grosjean's Bahrain Grand Prix accident during the lengthy red flag period, which he said was "completely disrespectful".

Vettel: F1 guardrails "not supposed to fail like that"

Sebastian Vettel questioned the failure of the guardrail during Romain Grosjean's crash at the start of the Formula 1 Bahrain Grand Prix ahead of a full investigation.

Kvyat was "angry" with Grosjean's move before he saw crash Bahrain GP
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Kvyat was "angry" with Grosjean's move before he saw crash

Daniil Kvyat said his initial anger at Romain Grosjean turning into him in the Bahrain Grand Prix turned to concern when he saw his Haas rival’s Formula 1 car explode.

"Deep investigation" will follow Grosjean accident - Brawn

Formula 1 boss Ross Brawn says that the sport will launch a "deep investigation" into Romain Grosjean's scary accident at the start of the Bahrain GP.

Wait for Grosjean to escape Bahrain crash fire "felt like ages"

Formula 1 medical car driver Alan van der Merwe said it “felt like ages” waiting for Romain Grosjean to escape from the fire after opening lap crash in Bahrain.

Grosjean "lucky by being unlucky" in horror Bahrain GP crash

Gunther Steiner paid tribute to the Formula 1 marshals and medical staff who helped Romain Grosjean escape from his terrifying first lap crash, saying he was "lucky by being unlucky".

Grosjean escapes fireball shunt at Bahrain GP

Haas Formula 1 driver Romain Grosjean has escaped from a huge fireball crash that stopped the Bahrain Grand Prix on the first lap.

Grosjean suggests others have managed him better than Haas

Romain Grosjean has suggested that Haas' management has not handled him as well as his previous Formula 1 bosses, after Gunther Steiner called him "tough to manage".

Grosjean can "put fear aside" for Indy 500 bid

Haas Formula 1 driver Romain Grosjean says he can "put fear aside" if he commits to racing in the Indy 500 next year.

Grosjean 'doesn't like' F1 radio messages being broadcast

Romain Grosjean says he does not like that all radio messages in Formula 1 can be broadcast on TV following two recent incidents involving drivers' comments.

Grosjean in talks with IndyCar teams after Haas F1 exit

Romain Grosjean says he has opened talks with IndyCar teams, after admitting that he is now interested in a switch from Formula 1 to the American open-wheel series.

Haas decided to drop both F1 drivers "two or three weeks ago"
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Haas decided to drop both F1 drivers "two or three weeks ago"

Haas Formula 1 team boss Gunther Steiner says that no decision has been made on next year’s drivers, despite today's confirmation that Kevin Magnussen and Romain Grosjean are leaving.

Grosjean to leave Haas F1 at end of 2020 season
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Grosjean to leave Haas F1 at end of 2020 season

Romain Grosjean has confirmed that he is out of the Haas Formula 1 team at the end of the year.

Grosjean "hugely interested" in Peugeot Hypercar drive

Romain Grosjean says he is “hugely interested” in Peugeot’s Hypercar programme for the FIA World Endurance Championship and return to the Le Mans 24 Hours.

Grosjean's points finish won't influence Haas 2021 F1 decision

Haas team boss Gunther Steiner says Romain Grosjean’s strong run to the points at the Eifel Grand Prix will not have any influence on his driver choice for the next Formula 1 season.

Grosjean: Old parts partly to blame for inconsistent Haas form

Romain Grosjean says Haas’ inconsistent form in Formula 1 is not being helped by the team having to run old car parts due to its cost-saving measures.

Grosjean has “options” in FE, WEC if he loses Haas F1 seat

Romain Grosjean says he has “options elsewhere” for 2021 if he were to lose his Haas Formula 1 seat, citing interest in Formula E and the FIA World Endurance Championship.

Haas: Lack of pace in Spanish GP qualifying “a mystery"

Haas Formula 1 driver Romain Grosjean says his lack of pace in Spanish Grand Prix qualifying is “a bit of a mystery” after showing “genuine” pace in Friday practice.

Grosjean “changed three pairs of underwear” on rapid day

Haas Formula 1 driver Romain Grosjean says he has no explanation for his top-six performance in Barcelona on Friday – but did reveal how many times he changed his underwear.

Grosjean move was "unacceptable", says Sainz

McLaren Formula 1 team driver Carlos Sainz has called Romain Grosjean's defensive move in the British GP "unacceptable" because the Frenchman reacted to the movement of the car behind.

Ricciardo to raise Grosjean's moves in drivers' briefing

Daniel Ricciardo will raise Romain Grosjean's aggressive defensive moves during the British Grand Prix at the next Formula 1 drivers' briefing on Friday.