Tag Archive: Pat Fry

Jan 25

Pat Fry joins Manor Racing as Engineering Consultant

“We are extremely fortunate to have Pat on board to help us hit the ground running with our exciting new technical package”

10 - Manor Marussia F1 Team Manor Racing is pleased to announce that Pat Fry has joined the team to provide engineering consultancy as it gets its 2016 challenge underway. Read the rest of this entry »

Jan 19

F1: Arrivabene calls Vettel to Maranello

Two weeks before the start of pre-season testing in Jerez

Sebastian Vettel - Maranello Maurizio Arrivabene requested that Sebastian Vettel visited Maranello on Thursday to spend more time with his new team. Read the rest of this entry »

Dec 16

The Scuderia Ferrari has been reorganized

Nikolas Tombazis and Pat Fry will be leaving the Scuderia

03 - Scuderia FerrariWithin a few days from his arrival Maurizio Arrivabene, Managing Director of Ferrari’s Gestione Sportiva and Team Principal of Scuderia Ferrari, has restructured his team with a flatter structure and clear assignment of responsibilities.

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Nov 26

Vettel’s Ferrari appearance ‘legally not ok’ – Marko

Sebastian Vettel breached his contract by kicking off his Ferrari career early on Tuesday.

Vettel -Raikkonen - photo Getty Images Just days after his last grand prix with Red Bull, the quadruple world champion on Tuesday appeared in the Ferrari garage at the Abu Dhabi test, albeit wearing plain clothes. Read the rest of this entry »

Nov 10

Marchionne worried, Tombazis now in doubt – report

New Ferrari president Sergio Marchionne has reportedly expressed concerns about the Italian team’s 2015 project

2012-06-10_0424 Recently, Italy’s specialist Autosprint claimed wind tunnel figures of the project codenamed ‘666’ showed that the 2015 car may be no better than the F14-T. Read the rest of this entry »

Aug 18

Axed Marmorini hits back at Ferrari

Luca Marmorini has lashed out at Ferrari after being ousted as the fabled team’s engine boss.

2012-05-10 - Scuderia Ferrari - L Marmorini Also well-known for his position at Toyota, the Italian’s F1 career dates back more than two decades to Maranello. But he was ousted by new team boss Marco Mattiacci a few weeks ago, amid the general feeling that he was to blame for Ferrari’s underpowered turbo V6 ‘power unit’. Read the rest of this entry »

Aug 01

Marmorini out at Ferrari, Hakkinen worries about Fry

Earlier this week, the fabled Italian team denied reports that Fry is also in danger of being axed.

2014-06-05_0038 Weeks after the rumours first emerged, Ferrari has this week finally admitted that engine boss Luca Marmorini is leaving the Italian team. Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 29

Ferrari denies Pat Fry axed

Ferrari on Tuesday denied reports Pat Fry has been sacked.

2012-06-09_0043 The Maranello team recently did not confirm speculation engine chief Luca Marmorini has been similarly ousted. Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 14

Montezemolo feels ‘duty’ to fix F1

Luca di Montezemolo has warned he is prepared to take action to improve formula one.

2014-01-24 -  Scuderia Ferrari - Team - Luca di Montezemolo Fiercely critical of the sport’s direction, culminating in the new era of quiet, hybrid engines, the Ferrari president recently wrote a letter inviting the sport’s major stakeholders to an emergency meeting. Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 05

Raikkonen will be ‘great’ again – Mattiacci

New team boss Marco Mattiacci insists he is not afraid of making changes to put Ferrari back on the path to victory.

2014-06-08_0729 His predecessor Stefano Domenicali has already gone, and the latest paddock rumour is that engine chief Luca Marmorini could be the next to pay the price for the fabled Italian marque’s poor start to the new V6 era. Read the rest of this entry »

Jun 23

Tempers fray as Ferrari looks to 2015

When told on Sunday to push up to his nearest rival, the radio answer from Ferrari’s Kimi Raikkonen was immediate

2014-06-08_0730 “Well, give me more power!” the Finn told his engineer. Raikkonen has notably struggled since returning to the Italian team in 2014, but so too has Ferrari with its newly V6-powered F14-T. Read the rest of this entry »

Apr 17

Ferrari could turn hopes to 2015 season

Ferrari may already be looking to write off the 2014 title

2014-03-30 - Scuderia Ferrari - Malaysia - Ferrari garageAfter a bad start to the new turbo V6 era for the fabled Italian team, Ferrari is just fifth in the constructors’ championship, behind rival Mercedes and Renault-powered teams. Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 26

F1 fixes taking ‘four times longer’ in 2014

“Repair processes have at times been multiplied by four”

2014-01-27 - Scuderia Toro Rosso - STR9_6Fixing technical problems is taking mechanics up to four times longer than usual in F1’s new turbo V6 era. Read the rest of this entry »

Dec 06

Fry doubts big engine differences in 2014

2014 will open the door to a major technical innovation

2012-06-09_0043Ferrari technical boss Pat Fry on Friday said he doubts one engine maker will get a big head start on its rivals in 2014. Read the rest of this entry »

Oct 15

Boss says Ferrari’s problem ‘is not Domenicali’

“You wouldn’t change Domenicali and win tomorrow”

2013-06-09_0044 Ferrari failed to beat Red Bull for a fourth consecutive time because of “two main factors”, according to team boss Stefano Domenicali. Read the rest of this entry »

Aug 30

Ferrari ‘knows Massa’s potential’ – Domenicali

Ferrari is not hiding the fact it is considering its options.

2013-06-09_0453Monza has traditionally been a venue at which Ferrari likes to announce its full driver lineup for the following season. Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 29

Ferrari confirms Allison starting in September

Ferrari on Monday confirmed reports James Allison is joining the famous Italian team.

2013-06-06_0024We reported on Saturday that the Maranello based team is buying out the remainder of former technical director and Briton Allison’s Lotus contract. Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 29

Scuderia Ferrari strengthens its technical structure

James Allison will join the Scuderia

2013-02-08 - Lotus F1 Team - Jerez - James Allison 00Ferrari announces that, as from this coming 1st September, James Allison will join the Scuderia in the role of Chassis Technical Director.

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Jul 27

Ferrari to buy out Allison’s Lotus contract

“It is believed Allison could get to work (at Ferrari) in the early autumn”

02 - Scuderia FerrariFerrari looks set to buy out the remainder of former technical director James Allison’s Lotus contract. Read the rest of this entry »

May 27

Massa to recover in time for Canada

After incidents during the Monaco grand prix

2013-05-25 - Scuderia Ferrari - Monaco - Felipe MassaFelipe Massa left hospital following checks on Sunday and should be fit for the Canadian grand prix in two weeks. Read the rest of this entry »

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