Tag Archive: Ferrari

Jul 31

R.Ferri Racing with Ferrari leads Pirelli World Challenge Team and Driver Championships into Mid-Ohio Double-header

After a four-week break in the action, things are ready to get very busy in Pirelli World Challenge competition

Pirelli World Challenge logoThis weekend’s annual visit to the Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course sees the Pirelli World Challenge stage a double-header as R.Ferri RACING WITH FERRARI looks to grow its championship advantage in both the team and driver standings with 12 rounds of racing in the rearview mirror. Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 31

Raikkonen urges critics to focus on performance not results

Raikkonen’s immediate future remains decidedly unclear heading into the summer break

2015-06-06_0711 Kimi Raikkonen feels he should be judged on the merit of his performances, rather than his results, after a timely podium in Hungary fell by the wayside Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 29

Ferrari dismisses July deadline for Raikkonen decision

“During the summer break, normally you are doing a break, so you are not deciding, working or thinking”

2015-06-07_0927 Maurizio Arrivabene brushes off the suggestion that Ferrari needs to make a decision on whether to retain Kimi Raikkonen by the end of this month. Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 28

Allison: When you’ve got good pace…

“I am completely delighted, of course, with the victory”

Allison: When you’ve got good pace...Ferrari technical director James Allison reflects on Sebastian Vettel’s unexpected Hungarian Grand Prix win and what it means for the Scuderia going forward. Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 27

Sebastian Vettel says equalling Ayrton Senna’s record of 41 career victories in the Hungarian Grand Prix is “something incredible”

Vettel: Equalling Senna record “something incredible”

Vettel: Equalling Senna record “something incredible”Sebastian Vettel: Mentioning Senna’s record is something incredible. I don’t know how to put this in words. I think nevertheless today is for Jules and his family.

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Jul 17

Bottas to Ferrari deal completed?

A deal that will see Valtteri Bottas replace Kimi Raikkonen at Ferrari next season has been agreed, according to reports in Italy.

2015-06-07_2043The Williams Martini Racing driver has long been earmarked for a swoop by Ferrari as a replacement for the out-of-favour Kimi Raikkonen, but both driver and team have remained coy on the subject in recent weeks. Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 10

Hulkenberg: Le Mans win will let me shine in F1

Force India driver says he’s been unfazed by the extra attention since winning Le Mans at his first attempt

2015-06-14-The Race-0179Nico Hulkenberg says he’s fighting for his opportunity to shine in Formula 1 and feels his Le Mans 24 Hours victory makes his CV sparkle. Nico Hulkenberg says he’s fighting for his opportunity to shine in Formula 1 and feels his Le Mans 24 Hours victory has made his racing CV sparkle. Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 09

Ferrari and Gianmaria Bruni stay together

Ferrari has announced the renewal of its contract with driver Gianmaria Bruni.

Ferrari and Gianmaria Bruni stay together The winner of World Endurance Championship in GT class has signed a multi-year agreement with Maranello and so will remain one of the spearheads of the GT Competition department as well as a powerful international brand ambassador. Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 09

Mercedes may relent on engine development for good of F1

“It has never happened before that one was asked to stop development, or to be frozen, to allow the others to catch up.”

2015-06-05_0004 Toto Wolff says Mercedes is willing to listen to proposals that would effectively allow Renault and Honda a chance to catch up in engine development. Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 04

Hamilton back on top as Rosberg hits trouble again

Lewis Hamilton reasserted himself at the top of the timesheets ahead of qualifying for the British Grand Prix

2015-06-05_0582 Lewis Hamilton lays down the gauntlet ahead of qualifying for the British Grand Prix, as Nico Rosberg is forced onto the back foot again. Read the rest of this entry »

Jun 29

Arrivabene urges Ferrari to avoid ‘fake’ Friday runs

“Learning is good when you do something about it.”

2015-06-07_1644 Maurizio Arrivabene wants Ferrari to start running comparative fuel loads in Friday practice to avoid flattering to deceive with its pace. Maurizio Arrivabene says Ferrari must start working better during Friday practice sessions in order to get a better representation of its true pace. Read the rest of this entry »

Jun 27

Todt convinced Renault, Honda will catch Mercedes

Jean Todt plays down Renault and Honda’s struggles, insisting they have the ability to catch Mercedes and Ferrari eventually

2015-06-21_0119Jean Todt says he is certain Renault and Honda have the ability to catch Mercedes and Ferrari, despite Christian Horner saying the sport cannot afford to the manufacturers struggling in this climate. Read the rest of this entry »

Jun 23

Raikkonen’s Ferrari future to be decided by Marchionne

Maurizio Arrivabene says Kimi Raikkonen’s future at Ferrari will ultimately be decided by the firm’s president Sergio Marchionne

2015-06-07_1667 Maurizio Arrivabene says he won’t make the final decision on whether Kimi Raikkonen will stay with Ferrari next season, but insists the team is in no rush to determine his future either way. Read the rest of this entry »

Jun 22

Christian Horner suggests the sport should consider charging an independent observer like Ross Brawn with determining F1’s future

Horner: We need someone like Brawn to design F1 future

2015-02-27 - Infiniti Red Bull Racing - Barcelona - Christian Horner - Dr Helmut Marko Christian Horner has suggested an ‘independent’ figure could prove a solution to determining Formula 1’s future as he once against hit out at the ineffectiveness of F1’s Strategy Group. Read the rest of this entry »

Jun 11

Teams signal opposition to 18-inch wheels

Mercedes, McLaren and Ferrari air their misgivings about the proposals to increase tyre size to 18 inch rims

2015-06-04_0324The proposal to move to larger 18-inch wheels has come up against opposition from leading teams since it is not considered ‘an attractive direction in terms of performance’. Read the rest of this entry »

Jun 10

Canadian Grand Prix: Alonso insists he is ‘not regretting’ McLaren move

Alonso endured a fraught afternoon as he struggled to both save fuel and generate enough to power to make progress

2015-06-07_1393 Fernando Alonso insists he does not regret making the switch from Ferrari to McLaren despite frustration setting in over his third consecutive mechanically-induced retirement during the Canadian Grand Prix. Read the rest of this entry »

Jun 08

Canadian Grand Prix: The big race day

The Formula 1 Canadian Grand Prix as lived from Flagworld

2015-06-07In the morning we were well prepared to catch super nice action shots of the start of the F1600 race, but unfortunately, faith decided otherwise since just a few meters after the cars started crossing the starting line, an accident happened at the very front of the field involving well known race Didier Schraenen and Olivier Bédard.

Flagworld photo album

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Jun 07

Canadian Grand Prix: Hamilton stays cool for Canadian GP win

Lewis Hamilton defies the race-long attentions of Nico Rosberg

2015-06-07_1899Hamilton’s fourth F1 win of the season in the Canadian Grand Prix.

Flagworld photo album

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Jun 03

Canadian Grand Prix: Ferrari, Honda use first power unit tokens

Ferrari and Honda are the first engine manufacturers to spend a portion of their allocated upgrade ‘tokens’, it is confirmed.

2014-06-08_0852Ferrari and Honda have become the first power unit manufacturers to spend a portion of their allocated update tokens as they look to make up ground on their respective rivals. Read the rest of this entry »

May 31

Ferrari on the Pirelli World Challenge podium in Detroit

Contact eliminates Scuderia Corsa from third place in closing stages of TUDOR Championship race

63 Scuderia Corsa Ferrari 458 Italias in two racing series battled over the weekend on the temporary circuit on Belle Isle in Detroit, Michigan. Read the rest of this entry »

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