Tag Archive: Jarno Trulli

Nov 22

Alonso’s Ferrari failure ‘hard to grasp’ – Trulli

Jarno Trulli has admitted he is surprised his old F1 teammate Fernando Alonso did not make his five-year Ferrari marriage work.

2011-08-28 - Team Lotus - Belgium - Jarno Trulli 03 Alonso, who was paired with Italian Trulli at Renault a decade ago, has split with Ferrari and is expected to move to McLaren-Honda for 2015 and beyond. “It’s hard to grasp that it did not work for Fernando,” Italian Trulli, in Malaysia for the second round of the new Formula E series, told the Spanish news agency EFE. Read the rest of this entry »

Nov 22

Trulli Formula E Putrayaja ePrix race report

Trulli Formula E Putrayaja ePrix qualying report

2014-08-19- 0017 Post-race quotes by Jarno Trulli and Michela Cerruti from the second Formula-E race in the inaugural season in Putrayaja, Malaysia today. Read the rest of this entry »

Nov 21

Trulli Formula E Putrayaja preview

Formula One race star Jarno Trulli owns and races for the Trulli Formula E team

Trulli Formula E logo Jarno Trulli and Michela Cerruti are driving for Trulli Formula E in the second Formula E race of the inaugural season tomorrow, Saturday November 22, 2014 in Putrayaja, Malaysia. Read the rest of this entry »

Sep 12

Formula E set to take on F1

But some big and familiar names are involved in Formula E.

2014-07-09 As a brand new, global single seater series prepares to launch off the grid, boss Alejandro Agag insists Formula E is not trying to take on F1. Read the rest of this entry »

Aug 21

Nelson Piquet Jr joins Formula E with Team China Racing (+photos)

He now joins Nick Heidfeld, Sebastian Buemi and Jarno Trulli on the Formula E grid

2014-08-19- 0051Team China Racing has announced the signing of Red Bull Global Rallycross championship leader Nelson Piquet Jr as one of its drivers for the inaugural FIA Formula E Championship.

Jun 19

Trulli adds to F1’s ‘worry’ about formula E – report

According to the Times newspaper, F1 must look over its shoulder at the new ‘formula E’ series that is rapidly gaining credibility.

Jarno Trulli - Formule E - photo Formule E The latest name attracting headlines for the FIA’s all-electric single seater category is Jarno Trulli, the well-known former F1 driver and Monaco winner. Read the rest of this entry »

Mar 11

Red Bull could give up on 2014 chase – Trulli

“The team is seriously behind its opponents”

2014-02-28 - Infiniti Red Bull Racing - Bahrain - Daniel Ricciardo - 99012 World champion team Red Bull may switch its focus to the 2015 season within weeks if it thinks this year’s title is already lost. Read the rest of this entry »

Jan 02

Schumacher updates only if something changes – manager

Former F1 driver Jarno Trulli also insisted Schumacher is not “reckless”.

2012-11-18_0006 Press conferences about Michael Schumacher’s health will no longer occur, unless there is something “significant” to report. Read the rest of this entry »

May 31

Jarno Trulli has announced plans to sue Caterham team owner Tony Fernandes.

Trulli to sue Caterham’s Fernandes

2011-07-24 - Team Lotus - Germany - Jarno Trulli 02At the end of 2011, with a firm contract for 2012, the Italian reportedly agreed to vacate his race seat to make room for the well-funded Russian Vitaly Petrov. Read the rest of this entry »

May 26

Trulli happy to be out of tyre-dominated F1

Jarno Trulli insists he has no regrets in the wake of his formula one career.

2011-10-29 - Team Lotus - India - Jarno Trulli 03Two years after his 256-grand prix career ended, the 38-year-old Italian will take in the Monaco grand prix on Sunday — the scene of his one and only race win in 2004. Read the rest of this entry »

May 01

Return of The Grand Prix F1 du Canada June 6th Gala to Benefit Local Charities

The Grand Evening to open festivities at the Grand Prix du Canada

The Grand Evening logoThe Fondation de l’Hôpital Sacré-Coeur de Montréal and the Canadian Olympic Foundation to receive proceeds from the 4th annual “Grand Evening”. Read the rest of this entry »

Apr 03

Battle brewing as Massa gets upper hand at Ferrari

But another fascinating battle is brewing at Ferrari.

2013-03-23 - Scuderia Ferrari - Malaysia - Felipe Massa - Sebastian Vettel - Fernando AlonsoThe fiery F1 pairing on everybody’s lips at present is Sebastian Vettel versus Mark Webber. Read the rest of this entry »

Mar 21

Massa wins record for longest Ferrari drought

A cocktail masterclass with Felipe Massa

2013-03-21 - Scuderia Ferrari - Felipe Massa 04

Felipe Massa is enduring the longest victory drought in the history of all Ferrari drivers, according to an analysis by Italy’s Autosprint. Read the rest of this entry »

Dec 14

Button warns Rosberg to fear Hamilton’s speed

Jenson Button has warned Nico Rosberg to be ready for Lewis Hamilton’s speed.

2012-11-15_00112012-11-03 - Mercedes AMG Petronas F1 Team - Abu Dhabi - Nico Rosberg 03After Button was paired with his younger countryman at McLaren between 2010 and 2012, the Briton and 2008 world champion Hamilton is now heading to Mercedes. Read the rest of this entry »

Oct 23

Petrov likely to race at Sochi in 2014 – manager

Petrov debuted for Renault in 2010 and 2011, switching to Caterham this year to replace Jarno Trulli.

2012-06-09_02562012-04-15 - Team Caterham - Chinese Grand Prix - Vitaly Petrov 05Vitaly Petrov will almost certainly contest Russia’s inaugural grand prix at Sochi in 2014, his manager Oksana Kosachenko has revealed. But whether the 28-year-old will still be on the grid next season is a different matter, with Rusnovosti reporting that staying at Caterham in 2013 appears “unlikely” for Petrov. Read the rest of this entry »

Oct 22

‘No regrets’ after Chandhok’s short F1 career

Karun Chandhok insists he has no regrets despite having to look back on a short formula one career.

2011-10-29 - Team Lotus - India - Karun Chandhok - Vicky Chandhok 012011-10-29 - Team Lotus - India - Karun Chandhok 02With F1 returning to his native India this weekend, thee 28-year-old insists he is not disappointed that his new foray is sports car racing. Chandhok raced part of the season for HRT in 2010 until he switched to Caterham (then Lotus) as reserve driver, even standing in for Jarno Trulli in Germany mid last season. Read the rest of this entry »

Oct 18

Trulli turned down F1 commentary role for 2013

Jarno Trulli turned down an offer to return to formula one in 2013 — in the commentary box.

2010-11-06 - Lotus F1 Racing - Jarno Trulli 22011-10-29 - Team Lotus - India - Jarno Trulli 03That is the claim of the German-language Speed Week, reporting that the veteran of 256 grands prix, who lost his Caterham seat ahead of this season, was sounded out by new Italian broadcaster Sky to travel to next year’s 20 races as a television pundit. Read the rest of this entry »

Sep 25

Petrov’s manager withdraws from 2013 F1 talks

Vitaly Petrov’s formula one career is in crisis, after his manager called off talks with prospective teams over a 2013 race seat.

2012-09-03 - Team Caterham - Belgium - Vitaly Petrov 002012-07-21 - Team Caterham - Germany - Vitaly Petrov 02Oksana Kosachenko told the Russian news agency Ria Novosti that the former Renault and now Caterham driver’s sponsorship funds have dried up. She said recently she was in talks about 2013 with three or four teams. Read the rest of this entry »

Apr 12

F1 GP du Canada The Grand Evening returning Thursday June 7

A new setting and an exceptional show to highlight the third edition

The Grand Evening logo2011-06-09_0344F1 Grand Prix du Canada “The Grand Evening”: Festive Montreal Summer at Its Best, returning Thursday June 7. On Thursday, June 7, Montreal will once again play host to the most exclusive event of the summer’s social calendar with the presentation of “The Grand Evening”, the official opening event of the 2012 Grand Prix du Canada, which will benefit local charities.

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Mar 28

Pirelli eyes Alguersuari, Trulli for test role

Pirelli is reportedly considering signing a 2011 race driver to be the official tyre supplier’s new test driver.

2012-03-24 - Malaysian Grand Prix - Pirelli 012011-11-26 - Mercedes GP Petronas F1 Team - Brazil - Pirelli 01AS newspaper in Spain said Jaime Alguersuari, formerly at Toro Rosso and now travelling the F1 calendar as a co-commentator for British radio, is a front-runner. Read the rest of this entry »

Mar 22

Massa tries to ignore axe rumours

Felipe Massa’s Ferrari seat is a big talking point in the Sepang paddock on Thursday.

2012-03-17 - Australian Grand Prix 2012 Saturday #1 6772012-03-16 - Australian Grand Prix 2012 Friday #5 300Following a dire performance in Australia for the Brazilian, the Italian press has named Sergio Perez, Adrian Sutil and even Jarno Trulli as possible candidates to immediately oust Massa. Read the rest of this entry »

Mar 21

Report links Trulli with Massa’s Ferrari race seat

One race into the 2012 season, the Italian press has already named a candidate for beleaguered Ferrari driver Felipe Massa’s seat.

2011-10-29 - Team Lotus - India - Jarno Trulli 032012-03-16 - Australian Grand Prix 2012 Friday #1 296On notice by the famous team and with an expiring contract, the Brazilian driver had a nightmare 2012 opener in Australia. Mika Salo, the 1999 Ferrari substitute driver, told broadcaster MTV3 that Massa’s performance, “compared to Alonso’s, was very poor”. Autosprint, the Italian weekly, has suggested the out-of-work grand prix winner Jarno Trulli is available to step in immediately to replace Massa. Read the rest of this entry »

Mar 19

Ferrari glass ‘half full’ but no improvement yet

The sports daily Marca described the attitude as Alonso “seeing the glass half-full”.

2012-03-17 - Australian Grand Prix 2012 Saturday #5 3942012-03-16 - Australian Grand Prix 2012 Friday #2 210Fernando Alonso kept up a positive outlook on Sunday despite some Italian newspapers describing Ferrari’s situation as a “crisis”. Melbourne qualifying confirmed the famous team’s winter woes, but Spaniard Alonso fared better in the race. Read the rest of this entry »

Mar 14

Petrov ‘as good as Trulli’ says Caterham boss

Petrov insists Alonso also a ‘pay-driver’

2012-02-24 - Team Caterham - Vitaly Petrov 0012012-02-24 - Team Caterham - Vitaly Petrov 04Caterham’s team boss insists Vitaly Petrov is just as good as the experienced grand prix winner he replaced. Just ahead of the 2012 season, Malaysian entrepreneur Tony Fernandes decided to oust former Monaco grand prix winner Jarno Trulli with Russian Petrov, the well-sponsored Russian and former Renault driver. Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 29

Alonso rules out becoming F1 ‘pay driver’

Fernando Alonso has ruled out ever becoming a ‘pay-driver’ in formula one.

2012-02-07 - Scuderia Ferrari - Fernando Alonso 042012-02-07 - Scuderia Ferrari - Fernando Alonso 01The Spaniard, a two-time world champion and now entering his third consecutive season with Ferrari, is believed to be the sport’s current highest earner. But recent economic conditions have seen retainers become lower throughout the grid, while seasoned drivers like Rubens Barrichello, Jarno Trulli and Adrian Sutil have been left without seats as ‘pay-drivers’ gain the upper hand. Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 23

Kovalainen ‘not concerned’ as Petrov joins team

Heikki Kovalainen insists he has “no concerns” despite having to start work with a new teammate less than a month before the 2012 season.

2011-08-28 - Team Lotus - Belgium - Heikki Kovalainen 00 2012-02-17 - Team Caterham - Vitaly Petrov 03In 2010 and 2011, and since the formation of the former Lotus team, Kovalainen has shared the green garage with fellow grand prix winner Jarno Trulli.

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Feb 22

Trulli reveals Ferrari offer

Jarno Trulli has revealed he was offered a seat at Ferrari some years ago.

2011-07-24 - Team Lotus - Germany - Jarno Trulli 02hi_res_image_39455_110207After fifteen consecutive seasons in formula one, the 37-year-old Italian has lost his Caterham race seat to the well-backed Russian Vitaly Petrov.

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Feb 21

Dumping Trulli ‘a no-brainer’ – Jones

1980 world champion Alan Jones has backed Caterham’s decision to dump Jarno Trulli.

2011-10-29 - Team Lotus - India - Jarno Trulli 032011-08-28 - Team Lotus - Belgium - Jarno Trulli 03Despite having extended the Italian veteran’s contract for 2012, the former Lotus team decided at the last minute to sign the well-backed Russian Petrov.

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Feb 20

Trulli proud of F1 career ‘without help’

The Italian press has pointed the finger at Vitaly Petrov’s “rubles” as Jarno Trulli races out of formula one.

2011-06-11_03592011-06-26 - 10 - Team Lotus - Spain - Jarno Trulli 03With Vitantonio Liuzzi replaced at HRT by Narain Karthikeyan, and veteran Trulli ousted at Caterham by Petrov, F1 history enters a new phase as Italy no longer has a single driver on the grid. Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 17

Vitaly Petrov joins Caterham F1 Team

Replacing Jarno Trulli with immediate effect

2011-10-29 - Team Lotus - India - Jarno Trulli 032012-02-17 - Team Caterham - Vitaly Petrov 01Caterham F1 Team has today announced that Vitaly Petrov has joined the team as race driver, replacing Jarno Trulli with immediate effect. The Russian was at the Anglo-Malaysian team’s factory in Hingham on Friday 17th February for a seat fitting ahead of his first run with the team at the second pre-season test in Barcelona, 21st to 24th February. Read the rest of this entry »

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