Robert Kubica - the best Polish driver

Saturday, April 30, 2011

Robert Kubica`s treatment costs over 100 000 euros

Italian press agency ANSA reported that Santa Corona hospital in Pietra Ligure has made a bill for Robert Kubica`s treatment for over 100 000 Euros. Pole was in this facility 76 days and had 4 surgeries. Costs will be covered by Kubica`s insurance company. Money is not, however, the major concern for Kubica, who is trying to regain full fitness of his hand. Currently he is resting at his home in Monaco.

Thursday, April 28, 2011

Thursday, 28.04: Kubica`s recovery pace is impressive

Today we could read very interesting interview with Francesco Lanza, doctor, who operated Robert Kubica. He said that everything is on good way and Kubica`s progress impressed all specialists. Robert is in very good mood and his determination will help him in recovery.

Wednesday, April 27, 2011

Wednesday, 27.04: Kubica advises Renault

Robert Kubica is not slowing down, nor with his rehabilitation or support to Lotus Renault GP team. Although the Pole has been for more than two months in Italian Santa Corona hospital, and now is resting at his home in Monaco, he is still in touch with his team, and sometimes give advices to them. Eric Boullier, Lotus Renault GP boss is happy with this situation.

Tuesday, April 26, 2011

Last poll results

Today ended another poll on my blog. I`ve asked you  about two drivers of Lotus Renault GP - Vitaly Petrov and Nick Heidfeld. Which one done better job in this season in your opinion? The results are surprising!

Monday, April 25, 2011

Monday, 25.04: Kubica`s rehabilitation is very fast

As Robert Kubica's doctor Riccardo Ceccarelli,said rehabilitation Pole so far proceeded very fast, but the regeneration of the nerves, for what we are waiting now, will last quite long. As I have written earlier, at the end of August it will be known if and when Kubica will be able to return to racing.

Saturday, April 23, 2011

Saturday, 23.04: Robert Kubica left the hospital !!!

As we learned from medical bulletin from Santa Corona hospital in Pietra Ligure, Robert Kubica, who has been there since 6 February, left facility today. Pole`s condition was defined as good and he is able to initiate next phase of rehabilitation. Robert probably went to his home in Monaco, where with his family he will spend Easter.

Saturday, 23.04: We know the details of Kubica`s further rehabilitation

Robert Kubica's personal doctor, Riccardo Ceccarelli revealed details of the  Pole`s further rehabilitation, which will take place in his facility. Italian said also that whether the driver of Lotus Renault GP will be able to return to his car will be known in summer, probably by the end of August.

50.000 views of my blog

With truly pleasure I want to communicate you that blog has already had 50 thousand views. This result was achieved on Thursday, but a very import_ant interview with Robert Kubica had an absolute priority. 50 thousand views delights me even more that the blog is on-line only by one and a half month and wasn`t advertised anywhere. Thank you for your interest, kind words and support which I receive by e-mails and in comments. I hope will continue to give you a quick, verfied, and above all positive, news about the Robert Kubica`s condition and his battle to return to Formula 1 Thank you again!

Thursday, April 21, 2011


Two days ago I wrote, that We are waiting for Robert Kubica`s statement. And here it is! On Lotus Renault GP official website we can read whole interview with Polish driver. I`m quoting it below:

Wednesday, April 20, 2011

Wednesday, 20.04: Kubica will spend Easter in hospital, the decision about exit in a week

Robert Kubica's manager Daniele Morelli, confirmed yesterday all of my words regarding stay of the Polishdriver in the Santa Corona hospital in Pietra Ligure. Kubica will spend the holidays there, and the decisionabout his leave will be taken next week. Morelli also made ​​reference to the leave of Robert for the beatification of John Paul II.

Tuesday, April 19, 2011

Tuesday, 19.04: Doctors allowed Kubica to leave the hospital

Great news from Pietra Ligure. Doctors from Santa Corona hospital in Pietra Ligure gave Robert Kubica permission to leave hospital. Pole`s condition is good enough that there isn`t any serious danger of infections. Longer hospitalization at this facility is not necessary. We don`t know yet how quickly Kubica will leave Italian clinic.

Last poll results

Yesterday ended a very interesting poll in which I asked are we properly informed about Robert Kubica`s health. Voting proceeded exactly in the week in which - ironically - we had a lot of news about Robert Kubica and his rehabilitation progress.  How does this exceptionally high intensity of information affected on your voting? Probably didn`t have much impact. Below I present results:

Monday, April 18, 2011

Monday, 18.04: A beautiful gesture of the World Series by Renault for Robert Kubica

The racing world doesn`t forget about Robert Kubica. On Sunday we could have seen a beautiful and very unexpected gesture from participants of World Series by Renault, series, in which in 2005 Pole won. At the season`s opening on Motorland Aragon track in Spain, they prepared a large banner with Kubica`s photo and the words "See you soon Robert."

Sunday, April 17, 2011

Sunday, 17.04: Controversies about Lopez' statement

Today was held a very exciting Formula 1 race in China so media attention was focused on Shanghai, not on Pietra Ligure. We didn`t not received any new information about Robert Kubica`s condition. Probably tomorrow or the day after tomorrow we can expect an official medical bulletin from Santa Corona hospital. I would like today to refer to the recent Gerard Lopez, Lotus Renault GP owner, statement who caused a little noise in Polish media.

Saturday, April 16, 2011

Saturday, 16.04: Elbow - the key issue in case of return

Elbow - currently seems to be the biggest worry of Robert Kubica regarding his return onto Formula 1 track. As for all the remaining parts of the Pole's body, we know it will be possible to restore them to full or nearly 100%  fitness. We still cannot say the same about elbow, but I think it is better than we all think ...

Friday, April 15, 2011

Friday, 15.04: Kubica will remain in hospital for a long time

In recent days, with increasing noise around Robert Kubica, a number of statements, saying that he will leave Santa Corona hospital in Pietra Ligure at the end of April have appeared. Those speculations are linked with information about Kubica`s first steps which he has recently done. It won`t be possible but even if it would be,should Kubica hurry up with this?

Friday, 15.04: Kubica`s crash investigation to be remitted

As might behave been expected, no one will hear charges about the February Robert Kubica`s accident in Ronde di Andorra rally. Those information, based on its sources, gave the daily Il Vostro Giornale. Even Robert Kubica did not wish to charge anyone for his accident.

Thursday, April 14, 2011

Thursday, 14.04: Kubica starts walking with the walker

Last days were very intensive for Robert Kubica, who is during a very important phase of his rehabilitation. Pole begins preparations for leaving the hospital, by working on his legs fitness. As informed Francesco Lanza, an orthopedist who operated Kubica, Robert starts to put initial steps, for now with the "walker".

Wednesday, April 13, 2011

Wednesday, 13.04: Kubica going for beatification? Nonsense!

After recent good information of Robert Kubica`s health, in the Polish and foreign media raised speculations that Pole will come to John Paul II beatification ceremony in Rome on May 1. These ideas should be put on the shelf marked "fiction". Below I explain why.

Tuesday, April 12, 2011

Wednesday, 13.04: "Robert set a strong pace of rehabilitation"

Another positive news coming to us about Robert Kubica`s condition. Pole`s friend, Marcin Czachorski, said that doctors can see a noticeable improvements in Robert`s health. According to Czachorski words, Kubica has imposed a very fast pace of his rehabilitation.

Tuesday, 12.04: Hospital spokesman, "Kubica starts to get out of bed"

Tuesday was a day full of positive news from Pietra Ligure, where, after an accident in Ronde di Andora rally, is Robert Kubica. Santa Corona hospital spokesman, Roberto Carrozzino said today that Pole starts to get up  from the bed and stand on his both legs with help of crutches. He is doing it under control of the doctors and physiotherapists.

Tuesday, 12.04: Heidfeld writes a letter to Kubica, touching words

Nick Heidfeld wrote a beautiful letter to Robert Kubica after his podium place in Sunday's Malaysian Grand Prix. German, who replaces Robert Kubica in this season in Lotus Renault GP, wrote on his official website that his third place in the last race was also caused by Kubica`s hard work during winter. Nick wished Robert speed recovery.

Last poll results

For whole last week I have been asking you about Robert Kubica`s recovery speed. Your voices were very divided, if you want to know how much click Read more.

Monday, April 11, 2011

Monday, 11.04: "Robert on the road to full recovery"

At last we came by the positive news of the health status of Robert Kubica. Eric Boullier Lotus Renault GP team chief, in which drives a Pole, said that Kubica gets back leg fitness, he feels better and is in constantcontact with the team. The Frenchman has said that the Pole's back to full strength needs time.

Sunday, April 10, 2011

Sunday, 10.04: Will we get tomorrow any new info about Kubica`s condition?

Last official information about Robert Kubica`s condition was released seven days ago, perhaps tomorrow, at the start of a new week, we'll know more facts about the Pole and his rehabilitation.

Saturday, April 9, 2011

Saturday, 09.04: Robert watch every F1 session in TV

Robert Kubica is currently in the role of a Formula 1 fan and he watches all the sessions during the Malaysian Grand Prix on the plasma TV in his room in rehabilitation department in Santa Corona hospital in Pietra Ligure. We still do not know how many more rounds of F1 he will have to see from there.

Friday, April 8, 2011

Friday, 08.04: New information about Kubica`s health

We have new, unofficial, of course, informations about Robert Kubica who is lying in Santa Corona hospital in Pietra Ligure. News included bending fingers by Polish driver, inability to self-standing and full recovery of left side of his body.

Thursday, April 7, 2011

Thursday, 07.04: Media are forgetting about Kubica. Because of lack of informations?

Another day passed without any information from Pietra Ligure about Robert Kubica`s condition. No wonder that media start to forget about Pole. It is significant that on the official website of the series -, the last article which deals fully about Robert was published ... March 2.

Wednesday, April 6, 2011

Wednesday, 06.04: Two months after Kubica crash - more question than answers

Exactly two months ago Robert Kubica participated in a very serious accident in rally Ronde di Andora in Italy. Since that time, Pole remains in Santa Corona hospital in Pietra Ligure, where he is slowly returning to fitness. In next few weeks, Robert should be able to do a few steps. In worse condition than his feet is his right hand - it is still not known whether he will be able to regain full fitness in it.

Tuesday, April 5, 2011

Tuesday, 05.04: Sense of considerations and regrets

Today we didn`t receive any new informations about Robert Kubica`s condition. Instead of that there were some reports about Kubica's advanced talks with Ferrari about replacing by him Felipe Massa in next season. Yesterday German newspaper Blick wrote that Kubica lost his lifetime chance to succes in Formula 1. Do those considerations have any sense?

Latest poll results

Yesterday ended up a poll, in which I asked following question: On which place would be Robert Kubica if he participated in Australian Grand Prix. Click "read more" to see results.

Monday, April 4, 2011

Monday, 04.04: Kubica will soon stand on his feet, the next few weeks in the hospital

As a hospital spokesman, Roberto Carrozzino said, Robert Kubica in next couple of days will stand on his feet, but to take a few steps he must wait some more time. Carrozzino said also that rehabilitation goes well, and the Pole will remain in hospital for next few weeks.

Robert Kubica`s career

Here are the most important informations about Robert Kubica:

Current Kubica`s condition - updated 25.10

Here I present the current state of health of various parts of Robert Kubica's body, which suffered in the accident in the Rally Ronde di Andorra, 6 February 2011. Last update: 25.10.2011

Sunday, April 3, 2011

Sunday, 03.04: Smaller F1`s audience without Kubica?

While Robert Kubica is having rehabilitation program on his legs and exercises on right hand and shoulder, the worldwide media are wondering whether the popularity of Formula 1 will fall down without him. After Kubica`s horribl accident in Ronde di Andora rally and sad vision of his absence in entire season of 2011, there were many voices that less people will watch F1 races, especially in Poland. Unfortunately there is some truth in that opinions but we should not judge it after first Grand Prix in Australia.

Friday, April 1, 2011

Friday, 01.04: Fears that Kubica will overtrain his body are groundless and too early

According to Alex Wurz words, there is a lot of concern that Robert Kubica can overtrain his body. Those are definitely too early and groundless fears.