Martin Brundle: Ferrari’s team boss changes good for Mercedes, but McLaren’s bad for Lando Norris

Martin Brundle on Ferrari’s team boss changes: “If I was Mercedes or Red Bull right now, I’d be smiling because continuity is everything.”; Brundle on McLaren’s: “Lando Norris will be looking at it thinking, why has Andreas Seidl jumped ship?” Last Updated: 15/12/22 6:00am Please use Chrome browser for a more accessible video player Sky … Read more

Binotto describes parting ways with Vettel at Ferrari as the ‘most difficult’ moment of his F1 career

Out-going Ferrari Team Principal Mattia Binotto has paid tribute to the “amazing” Sebastian Vettel for his efforts on the track and personality off it throughout his career, while admitting that opting not to renew the German’s contract at the squad was “the most difficult task” he faced in F1. Vettel joined Ferrari from Red Bull … Read more

How Stella’s experience gave McLaren the confidence to make him team principal RaceFans

The sudden outbreak of a December ‘silly season’ for team principals left four Formula 1 outfits scrambling to find replacements. McLaren were the quickest to name their new leader, immediately replacing the departing Andreas Seidl with Andrea Stella. Their job was made easier by the fact Stella already occupied one of their most senior roles: … Read more

Investment sought by Alpine F1 Team

The Alpine F1 Team are seeking outside investors to fund their sister road car division’s future electrification plans – which include battery-powered sports car and SUV ranges – can reveal. Such expansion is contingent upon the Renault sub-brand raising external capital, and hence the search for investment. The funding strategy was outlined in a … Read more

The key issues the new Ferrari boss must sort out

All the ingredients were there for Ferrari in the 2022 Formula 1 season to have a crack at claiming either championship title. An excellent, reliable car in those opening rounds looked unbeatable with a driver in Charles Leclerc looking more than capable of holding his own against World Champion Max Verstappen. However, the Scuderia’s season … Read more

One of the biggest F1 team boss shake-up in years

Dec.14 – “One of the biggest managerial shake-ups in years” is taking place in Formula 1 just over a week before Christmas. That is how Britain’s Sun newspaper summed up the current round of perhaps-unprecedented musical chairs at the very top of the sport. Ferrari has now confirmed that Alfa Romeo team boss Frederic Vasseur … Read more