“Go with the car, go with Ferrari because it’s something big”– Valentino Rossi was insisted to join Ferrari by Doctor’s mother after a very successful trial in Formula 1

In 2004, Moto GP greatest rider Valentino Rossi had a very successful Formula 1 trial and was offered a seat at Ferrari but chose to stick with Moto GP. With 89 wins and seven championships, Valentino Rossi bid farewell to…

“He has been very good because he is a good learner”– Ferrari boss lauds Carlos Sainz for his exceptional efforts to settle in team quickly

Ferrari boss Mattia Binotto is impressed by the efforts of Carlos Sainz to settle in the team’s setup despite minimal time to prepare. Last season was a short window for all the drivers to prepare due to the reduced running…

“He is a lot different than he is at the track”– Kimi Raikkonen opens about his relationship with former McLaren boss Ron Dennis

Kimi Raikkonen, who had a lengthy spell with McLaren, talks about his time with erstwhile boss Ron Dennis and their relationship. The Iceman, Kimi Raikkonen, broke into F1’s scene in 2001 and soon was hired by powerhouse McLaren to represent…

“Sprint races have to pay higher compensation”– Mercedes & Red Bull ask $5million addition in budget cap with additional sprint races; Ferrari ready to settle for less

F1’s big three teams including Ferrari are demanding an increase in the budget cap with the view that the increased sprint races. The budget caps were proposed to limit the spending of the big teams. The excessive spending by top…

“Boardroom meltdown at Ferrari?”: Mattia Binotto and John Elkann are at cross-roads over the potential appointment of Jean Todt

Latest reports point towards Ferrari team principal Mattia Binotto’s deteriorating relationship with Chairman Jon Elkann.  The relationship between Binotto and Elkann has never been the strongest. The two have been at cross-roads regarding several decisions made at the team, and…

“It’s one of the most urgent matters”: Ferrari boss Mattia Binotto reveals the issues he wants the FIA to immediately address

Ferrari team principal Mattia Binotto wants the newly elected FIA president to look into the 2026 power unit regulations.  F1 teams are bracing themselves for major aerodynamic changes ahead of the 2022 season. These alterations along with the introduction of…

“He can definitely fight for the Title if Ferrari does a good job”: Red Bull chief picks an unlikely Championship rival for Max Verstappen in 2022

Red Bull advisor Helmut Marko feels that Ferrari driver Carlos Sainz can challenge Max Verstappen for the Title if given an opportunity.  Verstappen came out on top, in his Championship battle with Lewis Hamilton in 2021. His last lap pass…

“There are so many things that are making no sense”– Kimi Raikkonen glad to leave fake things behind in F1

Kimi Raikkonen is glad to leave fake things in Formula 1 that, in his opinion, should not even exist in the sport in the first place. At the end of the 2021 season, Kimi Raikkonen decided to retire from his…

“After a series of considerations, [John] Elkann decided to abandon this”– Ferrari discards return of Jean Todt and alliance with Valentino Rossi

Ferrari reportedly has abandoned the plans of recalling Jean Todt in the team; meanwhile, they have also dropped joining with Valentino Rossi. Recently Jean Todt finished his tenure as the President of FIA. Thus, he reportedly proposed the idea of…

“Some teams still look to win World Championships with chequebooks”– McLaren boss frustrated with top teams trying to lobby against budget cap regulation

McLaren CEO Zak Brown claims that top teams are trying to kill the purpose of cost caps with increasing demands to protect their advantage. The top three teams of Formula 1- Mercedes, Red Bull and Ferrari have a considerable financial…