F1 still 'option no.1' for Grosjean

Even in the wake of his impressive performance at Le Mans, Romain Grosjean insists he is still focused on returning to Formula One. The French-Swiss driver's Ford GT dominated the GT1 class in the famous 24 hour race last weekend until it...

Even in the wake of his impressive performance at Le Mans, Romain Grosjean insists he is still focused on returning to Formula One.

The French-Swiss driver's Ford GT dominated the GT1 class in the famous 24 hour race last weekend until it retired with engine failure.

But 24-year-old Grosjean, who raced in ousted Nelson Piquet's place last year until Renault replaced him for 2010 with Vitaly Petrov, said returning to Le Mans in 2011 is not 'option number 1'.

"For the moment, Formula One remains option number 1," he is quoted by France's Auto Hebdo.

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Series Formula 1
Drivers Nelson Piquet , Vitaly Petrov , Romain Grosjean