Robert Kubica - the best Polish driver

Tuesday, May 31, 2011

Last poll results

Yesterday ended last poll about recent Gerard Lopez words, owner of Lotus Renault GP team. Your votes were very equalled. Below I present results.

Monday, May 30, 2011

How Kubica`s further rehabilitation will look like

Last weekend brought us many new, positive information about Robert Kubica`s condition and rehabilitation. We found out how his rehabilitation will look like in next months. Everyone who spoke about Robert insisted that his return to fitness is going properly, and predictions for the future are positive.

Sunday, May 29, 2011

Morelli: Kubica`s return in 2011 is still possible

Robert Kubica's manager Daniele Morelli referred to the recent words of Gerard Lopez and said that Robert Kubica`s return to F1 in 2011 is still possible. Eric Boullier is also hoping that Pole will be able to come back later this season.

Sunday, 29.05: No recent interview with Robert Kubica

As it was announced, on website sokolimokiem.tv appear interview with Robert Kubica. Interview is very interesting, but ... from 2010 so before the Kubica`s accident in Ronde di Andora rally. Unfortunately journalists from this website unnecessarily raised expectations of most fans not telling about this fact. Below you can watch this interview in Polish. Later I will translate most important Kubica`s sentences.

Saturday, May 28, 2011

How it was a year ago - a video of Robert Kubica`s lap in Monaco

A year ago Robert Kubica excelent showed in the Monako Grand Prix, driving recklessly through the tight streets of Monte Carlo. In race he placed third and he was second in qualifying for it. Today, his absence will be very visible. To remind you how well it is possible to drive in Monaco, I present the video of the Robert`s qualifying lap in 2010.

Saturday, 28.05: Tomorrow we will show interview with Robert Kubica

Tomorrow at 9 am on www.sokolimokiem.tv we will be able to see a video with an interview with Robert Kubica. This will be the first time since the accident in Ronde di Andorra rally from 6 February, when we will can see Robert.

Saturday, 28.05: Morelli: Kubica will not participate in Friday practices

Robert Kubica's manager Daniele Morelli ruled out the participation of the Polish driver in Friday's practice sessions before the Formula 1 races in this season. Italian said that Kubica`s fitness will be checked in other series cars, but in Formula 1 Robert will drive for victories in races, not for testing.

Friday, May 27, 2011

Friday, 27.05: Is Kubica in Monte Carlo during the Monaco GP?

Robert Kubica is currently undergoing rehabilitation in several Italian clinics. He is also often in his home in Monte Carlo, where he performs light exercises. Has Pole decided to stay in Monaco during the race weekend? Most of the signs suggest that he hasn`t.

Thursday, May 26, 2011

Thursday, 26.05: Boullier: Lopez words misunderstood

Eric Boullier tried today to explain the recent words of Gerard Lopez about Robert Kubica`s comeback to F1 races this year. Frenchman said that Genii Capital owner words was taken out of context and misunderstood. Boullier said that the team is waiting the Kubica`s and it is fully prepared for it.

Wednesday, May 25, 2011

Probably this week we will see an interview with Robert Kubica

This weekend our dream may come true and we will able to see video interview with Robert Kubica. Probably on a Saturday or Sunday, in the premiere episode of the "Sokolim okiem" program by Mikołaj Sokół we will see first videos with Polish driver after his accident. Interview will be in Polish, but I will translate it for you as soon as possible.

Tuesday, May 24, 2011

Robert Kubica will not appear in the F1 paddock at the Monaco Grand Prix

Already on Thursday, Formula 1 drivers will appear in Monte Carlo to attend  the most interesting and most famous race weekend of the season. It would be the home race for Robert Kubica, who lives in Monaco*. There are rumours that Pole may appear in the Formula 1 paddock during one of the racing days. But I don`t expect that to happen. Below I explain why.

Last poll results

Today ended up last poll, in which I asked you about Lotus Renault GP team behaviour after Robert Kubica`s accident. One of answers got most of your votes, and the results are not surprising.

Monday, May 23, 2011

Monday, 23.05: Lopez: Kubica will not return to F1 this season...but he can participate in friday free practice

Lotus Renault GP team owner Gerard Lopez said that it is not possible for Robert Kubica to return to Formula 1 in a racing driver role. Lopez, said also that no one knows how long will Kubica`s rehabilitation take. Even if he will recover full fitness and superlicence which allows to drive in F1, he will be able only to drive in one of Friday`s practices.

Saturday, May 21, 2011

Sunday, 22.05: Lotus Renault GP will prepare a plan for Robert Kubica`s return in the middle of June

Lotus Renault GP boss Eric Boullier said that his team, together with Robert Kubica will prepare special plan for Robert Kubica`s comeback to F1, including test drives in other series cars. Pole is continuing his rehabilitation in Italian Formula Medicine clinic. In next week he will return to his home in Monte Carlo.

Saturday, 21.05: Kubica is able to grasp objects with his right hand

Very good news came to us from Italy, where Robert Kubica is undergoing rehabilitation in Riccardo Ceccarelli`s Formula Medicine clinic. As said Mikołaj Sokół - journalist and Kubica`s friend, Polish driver is already able to catch things with his right hand, which was almost cut off in an accident of February 6.

Friday, May 20, 2011

Friday, 20.05: Robert Kubica`s current condition

We are not often inform about the exact state of Robert Kubica`s health. There are no messages about this parts of his body which were damaged in the accident in Ronde di Andora rally on 6 February. I`m doing my best to collect and rapidly write you information from doctors, his manager and his family and friends. Here are the results of my work:

Thursday, May 19, 2011

Thursday, 19.05: Kubica and his fans have to be patient

Robert Kubica is slowly recovering, riding between his home in Monte Carlo and a few Italian clinics. Robert cannot begin full, strong arm exercises, until nerves in his hand will re-built. This process takes a long time, even in Kubica`s body. We all need to be patient, this process can not be accelerated.

Wednesday, 18.05: Is there a record from Robert Kubica's accident?

The investigation of Robert Kubica`s accident is formally ended. We do not know, however, whether prosecutors have access to video from Pole`s car. Not even know if such a record exists. We only know that there was a video-camera in Skoda Fabia S2000.

Tuesday, May 17, 2011

Tuesday, 17.05: Kubica`s rehabilitation in many facilities

It turns out that Robert Kubica passes his rehabilitation in several locations. In each of them he is working on different part of his body. Robert lives in his home in Monte Carlo, but he is travelling to a few clinics in Italy for rehabilitation. Francesco Lanza, who operated a Pole, said that his condition is steadily improving and rehabilitation runs according to the plan.

Last poll results

Today ended up poll about Robert Kubica and Nick Heidfeld. I was asking which of them is a better driver. One of drivers got 99% of your votes. Which one? Below I present results.

Saturday, May 14, 2011

Saturday 14.05: Kubica has experience from rehabilitation in 2003

Robert Kubica and his doctor Riccardo Ceccarelli, well know how to restore quickly the efficiency of Pole`s hand. During rehabilitation in 2003 they showed real skills and determination, making Kubica`s break in racing shorter that anyone had expected. Robert used during this rehabilitation special equipment, which can be seen on his unique picture from 2003 shown below. Experiences from that recovery will also be useful now, however the Polish driver's injuries are several times worse.

Friday, May 13, 2011

Thursday, 12.05: Where exactly is Robert Kubica?

After leaving Santa Corona hospital Robert Kubica went to his home in Monaco to rest for a few days. Now he is in medical facility of his doctor, Riccardo Ceccarelli. But we are not sure if it is a famous Formula Medicine, in which Robert (along with for example Jarno Trulli) have been preparing for F1 races. This clinic is located in Capezzano Pianore near Pisa in Italy.

Wednesday, May 11, 2011

Renault has already prepared the car for Robert Kubica

Although Robert Kubica is just in the beginning of his path to recover efficiency of the right hand, a team of Lotus Renault GrP is ready to re-implement him into the role of a Formula 1 driver. As team boss Eric Boullier stressed, the Pole is still an import_ant part of the team from Enstone and he knows about everything that happens in it.

Tuesday, May 10, 2011

Tuesday, 10.05: Kubica is in Ceccarelli's clinic, today he had a small surgery

Robert Kubica has rested at his home in Monaco for short time. Pole went to Riccardo Ceccarelli's clinic where he will continue rehabilitation of his right leg and hand. Lotus Renault driver is practising seven hours per day to return to racing a car as soon as possible. Today he had a small surgery during which doctors removed the unavoidable adhesions that are affecting the functionality of his forearm and elbow muscles.

Last poll results

Yesterday ended up last poll in which I`ve been asking you about Robert Kubica`s recovery speed. One of the answers got most of your votes but behind it, it was very tight.

Monday, 09.05: Loeb understand Kubica

After Robert Kubica's accident in Ronde di Andora, many people were asking why Pole decided to participate in rallies, risking his health. Today explained that WRC Champion, Sebastien Loeb. The Frenchman said that he is not surprised by Lotus Renault GP driver decision saying that rallies are completely different challenge for the drivers than F1.

Saturday, May 7, 2011

Sunday, 08.05: Kubica is able to clench his right fist?

According to the latest, unofficial information, Robert Kubica is able to fully clench his right fist. This is the result of Pole`s hard trainings at his home in Monaco where he is exercising for 6-7 hours per day. Despite the positive effects of his rehabilitation it is still unknown whether he will be able to return to racing in Formula 1. More we will know in mid-June.

Kubica practising 7 hours a day

Robert Kubica, in theory, is resting at his home in Monaco. In case of a Pole it means rehabilitation exercises 6-7 hours per day. This follows from the words of Eric Boullier, Team Lotus Renault Grand Prix boss, where Robert was to ride this year.

Friday, May 6, 2011

Friday, 06.05: F1 drivers miss Kubica

On Thursday in Turkey drivers found some time to tell us that they miss Robert Kubica, who is recovering after a rally crash. About Polish driver spoke Vitaly Petrov, Nick Heidfeld, Fernando Alonso, Felipe Massa, Lewis Hamilton, Timo Glock and Adrian Sutil.

Thursday, May 5, 2011

Thursday, 05.05: Prosecutors from Savona won`t accuse anybody

According to earlier information from a few weeks ago, prosecutors from Savona, leading an investigation of Robert Kubica`s accident in Ronde di Andorra rally, will request for remission of the investigation. According to their opinion nobody is directly guilty of this accident from February 6. Even Robert Kubica didn`t wanted to punish anyone. Pole is resting now in his home in Monaco, making some light exercises of his hand.

Wednesday, May 4, 2011

Last poll results

Yesterday ended poll, which was about Santa Corona hospital in Pietra Ligure. I`ve been asking whether the Italian facility took good care of Robert Kubica. Results are not surprising.

Tuesday, May 3, 2011

Monday, 02.05: How long will Kubica be in Monaco?

Robert Kubica is currently in Monaco, where he is resting after a very long treatment in Santa Coronain Pietra Ligure. Pole is going to start a rehabilitation in Riccardo Ceccarelli clinic. Perhaps early thisweek, Lotus Renault GP driver will travel there.