In the round-up: Ferrari want refuelling, others don’t • Vettel ‘should have been smarter’ with Alonso • Engine maps caused Raikkonen spin
In the round-up: Ferrari dismiss speculation about F1 future • Alonso would like to race in Le Mans 24 Hours • Schumacher “moved from intensive care”
In the round-up: Hamilton responds to Ferrari F1 criticism • Williams apologise for team orders • Sutil warns over weight dangers
Ferrari’s ‘fans poll’ is a cynical attempt to hijack the debate over the state of Formula One.
Ferrari president Luca di Montezemolo has urged Formula One’s governing body to ensure teams do not exploit any “grey areas” in the new rules.
In the round-up: Ferrari president Luca di Montezemolo says most of the moves on the driver market this year have been motivated by money. Links Your daily digest of F1 news, views, features and more. Ferrari chief doubts cost cap can work (Autosport) “This year all the movements of the drivers has been basically based … Continue reading Most teams take paying drivers – Montezemolo
In the round-up: Sharp words between Fernando Alonso and Pirelli over the current tyres. Links Your daily digest of F1 news, views, features and more. Alonso criticises Pirelli tyres (BBC) Pirelli motorsport director Paul Hembery: “I can only suggest [Alonso] goes to ask the soon-to-be four-times champion how to get the best from the same … Continue reading Pirelli hit back at Alonso over tyre complaints
Ferrari president Luca di Montezemolo accused the FIA of damaging F1’s credibility by treating Mercedes too leniently after discovering they had conducted an illegal test.
Ferrari say Mercedes “got away virtually scot free” for breaking the testing regulations.
Ferrari president Luca di Montezemolo hopes the FIA will prosecute Mercedes for carrying out a three-day test for Pirelli.
Ferrari have added their voice to the criticism of the forthcoming change in tyre compounds at the Canadian Grand Prix.
In the round-up: Luca di Montezemolo tells Bernie Ecclestone to improve F1 races and responds to his criticism of the team for its ‘clarification request’ to the FIA. Links Top F1 links from the past 24 hours: Ferrari call for flair and fun to save Formula One (The Independent) Luca di Montezemolo: “Three years ago, … Continue reading Montezemolo says F1 should follow Le Mans’ lead
Ferrari president Luca di Montezemolo had strong words for Bernie Ecclestone following the Formula One Management boss’s recent criticism of the team.
Ferrari president Luca di Montezemolo blames “mistakes from others at Spa and again at Suzuka” for Fernando Alonso’s reduced championship lead.
In the round-up: Ferrari president Luca di Montezemolo wants shorter F1 races which start later in the day. Links Top F1 links from the past 24 hours: Shorten F1 races – Di Montezemolo (BBC) “How long is the race, an hour and a half? Maybe this is too long for young people. Maybe I’m wrong … Continue reading Montezemolo says F1 races should be shorter
In the round-up: Ferrari president Luca di Montezemolo says F1 must respond to the global financial crisis. Links Top F1 links from the past 24 hours: Montezemolo across the board: “There is a need to do something immediately about costs in Formula 1″ “We cannot lose any more time: we need to tackle urgently and … Continue reading Montezemolo demands “urgent” action on cost-cutting
Ferrari deny Luca di Montezemolo threatened to pull the team out of F1 over future rules changes.
Domenicali says qualifying rules should be changed to stop drivers aborting flying laps.
“The current Formula 1 is still too dependent on aerodynamics.”
Luca di Montezemolo says a four-cylinder Ferrari would be “absurd”.