Countdown to 2013 Formula One season: 48 days
New McLaren driver Sergio Perez is 23 today.
Norwegian driver Pal Varhaug is 21 today.
British driver Alice Powell is 20 today.
On This Day:
Graham Hill participated in his last F1 race in 1975, failing to qualify for two later races in the season. The Brazilian Grand Prix saw home hero Carlos Pace take his only win at the circuit that now bears his name.
Alex Lynn took both pole positions at Taupo for the Toyota Racing Series.
Swedish driver Jimmy Eriksson, who won the 2012 German F3 championship, has signed with Status GP for the 2013 GP3 season.
Addax have chosen Jake Rosenzweig to complete their 2013 GP2 lineup alongside Rio Haryanto.
Toyota Racing Series continues at Taupo.