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Daniil Kvyat: Red Bull reject joins Ferrari as development driver

Kvyat struggled to impress at Toro Rosso last season and was replaced by Pierre Gasly. He was previously dropped by sister team Red Bull in 2016 Red Bull reject Daniil Kvyat has been signed by Ferrari as their development driver. The 23-year-old Russian’s role will primarily involve work in the Italian team’s simulator. There are […]

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Formula 1 gossip: Gasly, Mercedes, Stroll, Newey, Ferrari, Toro Rosso

Newey has been a respected figure in the sport for many years Monday, 8 January Toro Rosso driver Pierre Gasly says his Formula 1 breakthrough should encourage young drivers by showing it is not “all about money”. (Autosport) Red Bull technical chief Adrian Newey has detailed how Ferrari tried to hire him on three separate […]

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Ferrari will improve in 2018, says team boss Sergio Marchionne

Vettel, pictured with Marchionne, was F1 world champion in 2010, 2011, 2012 and 2013 Ferrari president Sergio Marchionne says he expects the team to improve next year after a dispiriting end to their 2017 title challenge. Sebastian Vettel was neck-and-neck with eventual champion Lewis Hamilton until Ferrari’s season imploded in the space of three races […]

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How Michael Schumacher’s £5.5m Ferrari won in Monaco 2001

Michael Schumacher won his final Monaco Grand Prix in the Chassis #211 Ferrari and his fourth world title A slice of motorsport history has become the most expensive modern-era Formula 1 car ever sold at auction. Michael Schumacher’s final Monaco Grand Prix-winning Ferrari went under the hammer at Sotherby’s in New York and collected more […]

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F1 Gossip: Ecclestone, Ferrari, Bottas, Hamilton, Ricciardo, Norris, Haas

Monday, 6 November Ferrari are F1’s most successful team Former F1 supremo Bernie Ecclestone has warned that Ferrari’s threat to leave the sport is real if the Italian team believe they cannot win. (Independent) Valtteri Bottas has been impressed by Mercedes team-mate and four-time world champion Lewis Hamilton’s work ethic and says the Briton “is […]

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Ferrari could quit Formula 1 over new proposals by Liberty Media

Sergio Marchionne (right) is concerned about F1 developing into a global version of Nascar Ferrari president Sergio Marchionne has said the team could quit Formula 1 if they do not approve of the direction taken by new owners Liberty Media. The Ferrari chief pinpointed proposals for a new engine design from 2021 as he made […]