Tag Archive: Ferrari president Luca di Montezemolo

Dec 28

Ferrari to fire first V6 engine next year – report

Ferrari’s turbo V6 engine for 2014 will be up and running “by the summer”, according to Italian newspaper La Gazzetta dello Sport

2011-10-29 - Scuderia Ferrari Marlboro - India - Felipe Massa 012011-01-29 - Scuderia Ferrari Marlboro 0017F1’s current ‘frozen’ engine formula, the regulations for normally-aspirated 2.4 litre V8 power plants, will remain in place next year and also in 2013. But the engine manufacturers are already working on the new 1.6 litre rules, amid reports Mercedes and Renault are also planning to fire up prototype versions mid next year. Read the rest of this entry »


Dec 28

Teams may already have new Concorde deals – report

Ferrari and Red Bull may already have inked separate new Concorde Agreements with F1 chief executive Bernie Ecclestone

FOTA2011-06-09_0306The rumour follows the top teams’ recent split from the association FOTA. The current tripartite Concorde agreement, binding the teams with the commercial rights holder and governing FIA, runs out at the end of 2012. Read the rest of this entry »


Jan 30

Vettel hints at Red Bull stay for ‘next few years’

Sebastian Vettel on Sunday appeared to agree that rumours of a Ferrari switch some time soon can be put to rest

2010-11-13 - Red Bull Racing - Sebastian Vettel 4Ferrari president Luca di Montezemolo said earlier that there was “nothing” to the speculation that new world champion Vettel could be Maranello’s next driver. Read the rest of this entry »


Jan 16

MOTOGP: Ferrari- Rossi and F1 is just for fun

Rossi has tested Ferrari F1 cars off-and-on since 2004

Valentino Rossi 11Luca di Montezemolo“I think that Rossi’s aim lies in winning with an Italian motorcycle and therefore not in our sport” Ferrari president Luca di Montezemolo believes seven time MotoGP world champion Valentino Rossi will now only return to an F1 cockpit for occasional fun, rather than a career change. Read the rest of this entry »


Sep 24

Alonso hopes to know 2010 employer ‘soon’

Mind made up but not signed yet

Fernando Alonso on Thursday revealed he has made his mind up about his employer for the 2010 season, but not yet signed a contract with that team. It is now perpetually speculated that the Renault driver will move to Ferrari next year to replace Kimi Raikkonen. Read the rest of this entry »


Dec 20

A war of words is declared in F1

Between di Montezemolo and Ecclestone

In the past few days, we have been reporting the exchange of words between Ferrari president Luca di Montezemolo and Bernie Ecclestone. Read the rest of this entry »