Tag Archive: Alfa Romeo

Jan 03

Mercedes interested in closer ties with smaller F1 team

“I think what Sergio Marchionne and Maurizio [Arrivabene] are doing is very clever”

2017-06-08_0567Mercedes is considering a link-up with a smaller Formula 1 team after being impressed by the approach taken by Ferrari via its relationships with Haas and Sauber, according to team boss Toto Wolff. Read the rest of this entry »


Dec 20

“They are playing with fire”, Marchionne repeats Ferrari quit threat

“I think that Ferrari has the strength to drag others as well to an alternative championship”

Sergio Marchionne- président Ferrari - photo nextgen-auto.comFerrari President Sergio Marchionne has repeated his threat of pulling the Italian manufacturer out of Formula 1 after 2020 if the future direction of the sport doesn’t match its ideals and has speculated it could set-up a rival championship. Read the rest of this entry »


Dec 04

Debate of the Day: Should we take Ferrari’s F1 quit threat seriously?

Or should F1 be doing more to appease Marchionne and co.?

Sergio Marchionne - Alfa Romeo F1While the return of Alfa Romeo to Formula 1 after 32 years away may appear to be evidence sister brand Ferrari remains committed to racing in the sport, it is claimed that is not the case. Read the rest of this entry »


Dec 02

Alfa Romeo Sauber reveals 2018 livery concept

Alfa Romeo is owned by the FCA Group and is sister brand to Ferrari

Alfa Romeo Sauber, F1,

The rebranded Alfa Romeo Sauber F1 team has teased its potential 2018 car colours with a livery concept during the team’s presentation in Milan. Read the rest of this entry »


Nov 29

The Sauber F1 Team enters a multi-year partnership agreement with Alfa Romeo

The Italian car manufacturer will be joining the Sauber F1 Team as Title Sponsor from 2018 onwards

Sauber F1 Team logoWe are delighted to announce that we have reached a multi-year technical and commercial partnership agreement with Alfa Romeo. Read the rest of this entry »


Nov 03

Marchionne: Ferrari will quit F1 if 2021 engines don’t suit us

“We see 2021 taking on a different air which is going to force some decisions on Ferrari”

2017-10-19_0779Ferrari President Sergio Marchionne has sounded out the potential of the Italian manufacturer leaving Formula 1 if the 2021 engine direction does not meet its satisfaction. Read the rest of this entry »


Dec 20

Marchionne in no rush to decide Vettel, Raikkonen futures

Raikkonen and Vettel will enter into their third year racing alongside one another at Ferrari
Marchionne in no rush to decide Vettel, Raikkonen futuresSergio Marchionne says he has no assurances that either Sebastian Vettel or Kimi Raikkonen will continue with Ferrari beyond the 2017 Formula 1 season, saying it is up to the team to give them a strong car first.
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Dec 15

Alfa Romeo being pitched for F1 return

The Alfa Romeo brand could be set for a move back into Formula 1

2014-07-12_0247 Sergio Marchionne reveals the Alfa Romeo brand could return to F1 on the back of a new product offensive and a full scale move into the US market. Read the rest of this entry »


May 29

Cars, concerts and more at Grand Prix Festival on Crescent

Three-day festival returns with more cars, activities and fun for all ages

Festival Grand Prix sur Crescent logo Crescent Street Grand Prix Festival presented by Corona Extra, one of the world’s most attended and appreciated motorsports festival celebrates its 15th anniversary. Read the rest of this entry »


Oct 20

Alfa Romeo and WSBK extend partnership for three years

The announcement was made today in the last Round of the eni FIM Superbike World Championship

Alfa WSBK grid Alfa Romeo and Dorna WSBK Organization announce the renewal of the Superbike World Championship sponsorship agreement for the next three years.

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Oct 01

Superbike face-off at Magny-Cours for Biaggi, Sykes and Melandri

The Manufacturers’ battle is also at stake

Alfa Romeo Mito SBKSBK eni Superbike Fim World Championship - WSBK logo blackThree riders and three different manufacturers will be facing off on Sunday in the final showdown at Magny-Cours for the 2012 eni FIM Superbike World Championship titles. Not for the first time will the French circuit play host to the championship’s grand finale, which this time sees two Italians, Max Biaggi (Aprilia Racing Team) and Marco Melandri (BMW Motorad Motorsport) and a British rider, Tom Sykes (Kawasaki Racing Team), currently second in the standings, mathematically still in with a chance of winning. Read the rest of this entry »


Feb 24

Vettel, Alonso cautious on 2012 title prospects

F1 grandees Sebastian Vettel and Fernando Alonso have refused to predict they will be in the running for this year’s world title.

2012-02-06 - Red Bull - RB8 Launch - Sebastian VettelFernando Alonso Ferrari suit 2012An early analysis of the winter test running in Spain might have Red Bull and McLaren at the front, with Mercedes and Lotus possibly challenging Ferrari for the position of F1’s ‘third power’ in 2012. Read the rest of this entry »


Apr 15

Tissot makes move into Superbike as Official Timekeeper

Long-term commitment to Superbike

SBK - FIM Superbike World Championship logoTissotThe world’s largest producer of traditional Swiss watches chooses the FIM Superbike World Championship as new communication platform .

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