BBC Sport brings you a regular round-up of the gossip in newspapers and on specialist websites around the world.
A decision on Nico Hulkenberg's future with Williams is being held up because the team want him to commit to a five-year deal, according to reports in German newspaper Sport Bild.
Full story: motorsport.com
Renault driver Robert Kubica is expecting another rollercoaster race at the Interlagos circuit this weekend as he says: "Brazil is a bit of a strange track and it's really difficult to predict how we will perform." Kubica also reckons the drivers will face "a bit of a lottery" because of Sao Paulo's unsettled weather.
Full story: Renaultf1.com
Jarno Trulli is preparing for the Brazilian Grand Prix by "heading to the USA for a few days to acclimatise". The Italian Lotus driver says the team's goal is to get both cars across the finish line.
Full story: lotusracing.my
Ferrari driver Felipe Massa reveals his biggest buzz outside of racing cars comes from playing football but that he is most afraid of heights.
Full story: formula1.com
Lotus driver Heikki Kovalainen is the latest Formula 1 driver to sign up to the Race of Champions event, which takes place in Dusseldorf at the end of the month. Red Bull driver Sebastian Vettel and Mercedes man Michael Schumacher are also taking part.
Full story: raceofchampions.com
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