Russian Vitaly Petrov is back in Formula One after it was announced he is replacing Jarno Trulli at Caterham in a last minute driver change for the Norfolk team. Trulli was under contract with the team but has being replaced after a very disappointing 2011.
|Petrov in his new team gear|
This news now means that Trulli has lost his seat in F1. He has being with Caterham, formerly Lotus Racing and Team Lotus, since they started up in 2010, but endured two years where he was comprehensively beaten by team mate Heikki Kovalainen.