The racer turned broadcaster is turning in his microphone for a new steering wheel.
Where before there was merely smoke, now there are the first obvious signs of fire.
Caterham could be left stranded without tyres ahead of the forthcoming Japanese Grand Prix, according to the Dutch newspaper De Telegraaf.
Mercedes has acknowledged it needs to up its game in the reliability stakes following former championship leader Nico Rosberg's problems in Singapore.
Scott Speed and Rhys Millen are the only two drivers to have won multiple Red Bull GRC Supercar events this season.
Team maintains lead in teams championship.
Team M-Sport Bentley finishes 2nd in Blancpain Endurance Series
Victory in the LMP1-L category after a race full of dramas.
The team now only needs to start the race at Road Atlanta in order to clinch the team championship title.
First title for the Audi R8 LMS ultra in the 2014 season
Thanks to a stunning podium in the category Italian squad clinches both the team and driver titles with Gai and Rizzoli, joined by Kemenater for the season finale.
Speed is the series' only multiple winner in the Supercar class this year.
Giampaolo Dall’Ara: "Sadly once more our race finished before the chequered flag due to reliability issues."