Best features of 2012: Did McLaren pick the wrong Sauber man?

Best features of 2012: Did McLaren pick the wrong Sauber man?

Best features of 2012 revisited: After Kamui Kobayashi's maiden podium at Suzuka, Jonathan Noble pondered whether the Japanese should be McLaren-bound rather than his Sauber team-mate Sergio Perez

As part of AUTOSPORT's Christmas trawl through 2012's best features, we look back to October, when Jonathan Noble wondered whether McLaren would have been better off picking Kamui Kobayashi over his Sauber team-mate Sergio Perez...

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