Frijns splits with manager in quest for F1 seat 1 October, 2013 Robin Frijns Highly rated Robin Frijns will continue his push towards Formula 1, but with different management going forward. Amid Sauber’s financial struggle this season, the Swiss team’s Dutch reserve driver – rated highly in the paddock but not heavily sponsored – lost his job. So 22-year-old Frijns, also in and out of GP2 seats this year, revealed recently that he has teamed up with Just Sports Marketing in a bid to secure backing. But Werner Heinz, who is Nico Hulkenberg’s manager and earlier worked with Nick Heidfeld, remained Frijns’ manager. However, Frijns has now announced that he has split with Heinz “with immediate effect”. “Unfortunately, my career is somehow stuck now,” he explained, “and I hope that these changes will help me to do some important steps forward.” Frijns said he will appoint a new manager “very soon”. (GMM) Subbed by AJN. Related NewsEcclestone confirms Russian GP will happenEcclestone says ‘bit of an idiot’ quip was a jokeBank wants more cash from Ecclestone for settlementStewart: Alonso is a genius and most complete driverMattiacci: Allison is head of the 2015 Ferrari projectLawyer says Ecclestone paid $100 million for good of F1Sauber: Ferrari delivered slow power unit lateMarko: The older drivers need to step on the gasMarmorini: Ferrari is giving trust to inexperienced peopleLopez denies Genii financial troubles Frijns for WDC He is just a boss.