The 40-year-old Spaniard signed a contract with international award-winning company Sunreef Yachts to build a 60ft electric catamaran that utilises all the latest in green technologies.
Polish petroleum company PKN Orlen and the Alfa Romeo Formula One team will present the new Alfa Romeo C41 F1 racing car in Warsaw on February 22, Orlen announced on Wednesday in a statement.
Despite the disappointing results, the boys found time for Fat Thursday donuts and remain optimistic with Kubica posting on Facebook: “We had a good day from a gathering data point of view. We have to keep working and keep improving to put maximum effort in, and I hope we have a smooth start to the season now.”
With Williams experiencing serious setbacks delivering their brand new FW42 racing car, dark clouds are gathering once more following a run of bad luck which saw engineer Rob Smedley, head of aerodynamics Dirk de Beer and chief designer Ed Wood leaving the team. And if gossip is to be believed, chief technical officer Paddy Low could soon join them.
His return to competitive racing comes as a remarkable comeback for Kubica whose career as a racing driver almost came to an end in 2011 when his rally car smashed into a wall during Ronde di Andora in Italy.