Daily Archive: November 21, 2013

Nov 21

F1 beckons #MadeMyMark

I made my F1 debut in 2000 when I tested for Benetton at Estoril.

Mark Webber - Benetton gym Fisi (Fisichella) was my benchmark and Ralf Schumacher was also there in the Williams. I was obviously very nervous but wasn’t intimidated by the cars.

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Nov 21

Wear it like Webber

Mark sporting his new #MadeMyMark t-shirt in Brazil.

Mark Webber - mademymarkAll eyes will be on Aussie Grit this weekend as he races his final Formula One Grand Prix in Brazil – and if your eyes are too you may notice something different as Mark takes to the Interlagos track. Read the rest of this entry »

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Nov 21

Caterham F1 Team Steering support to the Philippines

Support #toPHwithlove now – you know it makes sense.

10 - Team CaterhamCaterham F1 Team is continuing its support of the people of the Philippines with a unique opportunity to win an actual 2013 Caterham F1 Team steering wheel as part of its fundraising campaign to help those affected by Super Typhoon Haiyan. Read the rest of this entry »

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Nov 21

F1 deal fraught with ‘constant crisis’ – CVC official

No one wants to buy formula one when there’s no Concorde Agreement signed

150x80-flagworldf1Donald Mackenzie, the highest profile figure at F1 owners CVC, has described his investment in the sport as one fraught with “constant crisis”. Read the rest of this entry »

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Nov 21

Departing Webber not ready for ‘red wine’ with Vettel

“Looking back I’m pretty proud of myself”

2013-10-13 - Red Bull Racing - Mark Webber - 99001Mark Webber is not ready to spill the beans on the intriguing story of his “f***ing intense” title battle with Sebastian Vettel in 2010. Read the rest of this entry »

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Nov 21

Back in the driving seat #MadeMyMark

A big win at Silverstone; it’s always been a happy hunting ground for me.

Mark Webber - Silverstone-F3000-win-00Stoddy took me back into single-seater racing, firstly with his F3000 team in 2000 and then with Minardi in 2002 so he’s played an important role in my career.

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Nov 21

Alonso not Ferrari ‘number 1’ – Montezemolo

“I don’t like number 1, number 2”

Luca di Montezemolo - photo Getty ImagesHaving given Fernando Alonso “eight out of ten” for his 2013 season, Ferrari president Luca di Montezemolo now insists the Spaniard is not the famous Italian team’s number 1 driver. Read the rest of this entry »

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Nov 21

Massa likens F1 pay-drivers to ‘prostitutes’

Felipe Massa has likened F1 pay-drivers to prostitutes.

2013-10-27 - Scuderia Ferrari - Felipe Massa 01After eight years with Ferrari, the Brazilian will switch to Williams after this weekend’s 2013 season finale in his native Sao Paulo. Read the rest of this entry »

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Nov 21

Button says teams should sign ‘intelligent’ Perez

“He is a complete package”

2013-11-17 -Vodafone McLaren Mercedes - Jenson Button 00Jenson Button has given his departing McLaren teammate Sergio Perez a strong recommendation as the Mexican seeks a new seat for 2014. Read the rest of this entry »

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Nov 21

Hamilton, Rosberg disagree over Massa’s Williams move

“He was at Ferrari for a very long time”

Rosberg et Hamilton F1 drivers Lewis Hamilton and Nico Rosberg are split over whether Felipe Massa’s move to Williams is a boost to the departing Ferrari driver’s career. Read the rest of this entry »

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