Tag Archive: F60

Sep 24

Over 25,000 people at Silverstone for the Prancing Horse

Ferrari Racing Days

frd uk 1---1Two beautiful sunny days made for an unforgettable. Ferrari Racing Days at Silverstone from Friday to Sunday. The main European event of the 2017 Corse Clienti season drew over 80 Ferraris including 488 Challenges, 458 Challenge EVOs, and the cars of the XX Programmes and F1 Clienti, including the F60 driven by Marc Gené during the F1 Show, to the venue of the British Formula 1 Grand Prix.

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Oct 01

Sergey Sirotkin’s push for a F1 super license will take place at the wheel of a four-year-old Ferrari.

Sirotkin to drive 2009 Ferrari at Fiorano

2013-08-21 - Sauber F1 Team - Sergey Sirotkin 07We reported on Monday that the Russian teen, who is expected to make his grand prix debut for Sauber next year, has already got his programme underway. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jun 20

Ferrari Auction: Over 1.8 million Euro raised

For families of earthquake victims

2004_09_08_Italia_6609Ferrari logoFerrari’s clients and enthusiasts across the world have once again demonstrated their extraordinary generosity. Over the last two weeks, the online auction organised by www.ferrari.com raised over 1.8 million euro.

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Dec 03

Test driver Badoer leaving Ferrari – report

Luca Badoer is leaving Ferrari after a long tenure as test driver.

Luca BadoerLuca Badoer 2The almost 40-year-old Italian has been in the role since the late 90s, and according to Autosprint magazine he accumulated more than 130,000 kilometres at Fiorano in Ferrari’s F1 cars during that period. Read the rest of this entry »

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Nov 05

Friday morning rumours at Interlagos

Two interesting rumours emerged on Friday during the opening practice session at Interlagos.

interlagosRed Bull-01-2008-10-31During the BBC’s radio coverage of the 90-minute session at 10am, commentators discussed the likelihood that the team currently known as Lotus will have to use a different name in 2011. Read the rest of this entry »

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Nov 01

Alonso can use low-mileage engine in Abu Dhabi

Massa will not have to be no.2 in 2011 – Domenicali

2010-10-23 - Scuderia Ferrari Marlboro - Fernando Alonso 22010-10-23 - Scuderia Ferrari Marlboro - Felipe Massa 6Fernando Alonso’s engine situation is not as dire as it appears on paper, according to a German publication. On the face of it, the championship leader is well into his allocation of eight engines for 2010, facing a ten-position grid penalty if he needs to use a ninth unit before the finale. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jan 31

Petrov with Renault team at Valencia on Sunday

Vitaly Petrov will almost certainly be named as Robert Kubica’s 2010 teammate on Sunday.

Reports with multiple sources last week said the Russian GP2 driver is set to make his F1 debut in 2010 with Renault. On Sunday, the 25-year-old – who is heavily sponsored but also highly rated after finishing F1’s feeder series behind Nico Rosberg last season – arrived at Valencia’s Ricardo Tormo circuit. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jan 21

Alonso has tested 2009 Ferrari with new livery

Massa to test Rossi’s F2008 on Friday 

Fernando Alonso has already driven a Ferrari F1 car in the team’s new livery for 2010. The famous outfit’s new sponsor Santander released to the Spanish press photos of the recent test outing, which occurred at the Paul Ricard circuit in France for filming purposes. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jan 20

Ferrari’s ousted Iley joins McLaren

John Iley has joined McLaren.

The Briton left his role as Ferrari’s head of aerodynamics and wind tunnel in July last year, with reports pointing to the lack of competitiveness of the F60 car. Read the rest of this entry »

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Nov 17

Massa steals the show at Granja Viana 500 free practice

Ferrari star keeps mystery on team’s final line up´

Felipe Massa - Granja Viana 500

An unexpected presence stole the show at Granja Viana 500 first free practice session at Kartodromo Granja Viana on Monday. Just arrived from Valence, where he drove on Sunday his F60 for the first time since the Hungarian GP qualifying accident, Ferrari ace Felipe Massa led the (so far) three drivers squad on track. Read the rest of this entry »

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Oct 20

Subs struggling because F60 difficult to drive – boss

“It would therefore be wrong to push all the blame onto the drivers”

2009-01-12_0002Ferrari’s 2009 car is “extremely difficult to drive” and explains why its occupants have struggled to keep up since Felipe Massa crashed in late July. Read the rest of this entry »

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Oct 14

McLaren surprised by Ferrari’s 2010 car focus

The McLaren team has admitted it is surprised that Ferrari ceased developing its 2009 car

2009-01-122009-01-16The British outfit’s engineering director Paddy Lowe said on Wednesday that with track testing banned, it is during the three hours of Friday practice at grands prix that a lot of development for current and future components takes place. Read the rest of this entry »

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Oct 12

Massa ‘ready to race’ after Fiorano test (updated)

Ferrari rules out 2009 race return for Massa

2009-06-06 - Turkish GP - Ferrari - Felipe Massa 02Felipe Massa on Monday said he felt back to his old self after driving a formula one car for the first time since sustaining serious head injuries in July. Read the rest of this entry »

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Oct 06

Raikkonen wants 2010 contract by season’s end

Massa hints at Abu Dhabi F1 return

arton8269-39a5cKimi Raikkonen’s manager has revealed he is seeking a signature on a 2010 contract for the Finn by the time F1 disbands for the season in Abu Dhabi early next month. Read the rest of this entry »

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Sep 12

Fisichella crashes on Saturday morning

Both BMWs exit qualifying with engine problems – “Both failed BMW engines were new”

2009-09-13 - Italie - Ferrari - Giancarlo Fisichella 02In the hours before his debut qualifying session for Ferrari, Giancarlo Fisichella crashed half-way through the Saturday morning practice session at Monza. Read the rest of this entry »

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Aug 17

Manager hits back after Prost’s Schu jibe

“The decision (to not return) was only because of his neck problems” Weber

Michael Schumacher’s manager has hit back after Alain Prost suggested the 40-year-old’s neck injury might not be the only reason he called off his F1 comeback.

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Aug 17

Massa targets F1 return for Brazil home race

“I can hardly wait to drive again” -Massa

Felipe Massa on Monday said he was targeting a return to competitive formula one action at his home Brazilian grand prix in mid October. Read the rest of this entry »

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Aug 17

Badoer to drive F60 at Fiorano this week

Monza comeback for Massa possible – report

2009-04-04 - Ferrari - Kimi Raikkonen 02Luca Badoer will get a two-day stint at the wheel of Ferrari’s 2009 car this week, prior to making his race debut in the place of injured Felipe Massa at the European grand prix. Read the rest of this entry »

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Aug 04

Ferrari slams Williams over Schu test veto

Despite a spokesman earlier saying Williams’ veto was “fair enough”

Ferrari has now slammed its British team rival for blocking Michael Schumacher’s test in the current F60 car. Read the rest of this entry »

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Aug 04

Ferrari, Schu, accept test request snub

“If Williams says this, then fair enough”

Michael Schumacher and Ferrari have apparently accepted the fact they will not be able to test the F60 prior to the seven time world champion’s formula one return in Spain later this month. Read the rest of this entry »

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