Pietra Ligure’s Santa Corona hospital will file a €100,000 claim against Robert Kubica’s insurers to cover the costs of the Pole’s 76-day stay after the Renault driver was critically injured in a rally accident in February.
Reports a variety of Italian media sources – including La Gazzetta dello Sport, La Stampa and ANSA – claim the daily cost of nursing the 26-year-old back to health amounted to over €1,300 per day while the Pole was treated for multiple fractures and a partial amputation of his right hand.
Kubica has since been discharged and is resting at home at Monaco before he kickstarts a lengthy outpatient rehabilitation programme that he – and the rest of the F1 community – hopes will see him return to the F1 cockpit.
Meanwhile, earlier reports that Kubica has been invited to Rome to attend Sunday’s beatification of the late Pope John Paul II – both were born in the same town in Poland – were indeed true, however Kubica’s manager Daniele Morelli confirmed that he did not travel to the Italian capital.
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2013 FORMULA 1 SEASON CALENDAR
2013 F1 CHAMPIONSHIP STANDINGS
|1.||Red Bull Racing – Renault||596|
|2.||Mercedes AMG Petronas||360|
|4.||Lotus – Renault||315|
|5.||McLaren – Mercedes||122|
|6.||Force India – Mercedes||77|
|7.||Sauber – Ferrari||57|
|8.||Toro Rosso – Ferrari||33|
|9.||Williams – Renault||5|
|10.||Marussia – Cosworth||0|
|=.||Caterham – Renault||0|
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