E-LECTRIC E-MOTIONS

E-LECTRIC E-MOTIONS

A motor sport week end with a difference and in New York? That alone justified my strategic plan: a quick trip for the first day of Formula One practice at Silverstone followed by an overnight flight across the Atlantic, not to miss the very first motor race to be held in the streets of theContinue Reading

CAUSE AND EFFECT

CAUSE AND EFFECT

Vettel versus Hamilton, and the world of motor sport splits in two. The episode which highlighted a very eventful Baku Grand Prix, has prompted many of Formula One’s protagonists and opinionists to come up with their personalized comment on the facts. In some cases praising, and many others criticizing, the stewards’ manner of sentencing whatContinue Reading

NO FUNNY GAMES

NO FUNNY GAMES

The Victory in Monaco has a special flavor for the Scuderia. Pole position, front row and a glam one-two at the checkered flag. A mega result duplicated after sixteen long years, a well deserved tribute for the hard work the Maranello boys have been putting behind the 2017 project. Most Ferrari mechanics will confess thatContinue Reading

Nando’s 500

Nando’s 500

I am a well established fan of motor sport. I am also a great fan of Fernando Alonso since his Renault days. Mutual expressions of esteem we call it: I like the driver, he likes the manager. Alonso has now become my next door neighbor in Lugano and I am looking forward to spending someContinue Reading

WISE NIKI

WISE NIKI

Last Friday I sat down with Niki Lauda in the Mercedes hospitality in Sochi. I had to deliver a message from a common friend so, after exchanging on personal matters for a while, we started to talk shop about Ferrari and Mercedes, coz Niki knows I have a soft spot for the Scuderia. He askedContinue Reading

IT’S TWO ON THREE

IT’S TWO ON THREE

I am a little superstitious and for this I avoided celebrating Ferrari’s first victory in Melbourne in my blog. Joy came bursting from the inside but, as I have no media deadlines to meet, I preferred to hold everything in my chest before printing my jubilance, and I do it now. No doubt that theContinue Reading

#TUTTIPAZZIPERGIOVINAZZI (two-tee-paz-zee-per-gee-ovee-naz-zee)

#TUTTIPAZZIPERGIOVINAZZI (two-tee-paz-zee-per-gee-ovee-naz-zee)

Too busy, too excited, too emotionally involved to write my blog.It has been a very eventful week end for me, full of turnarounds and new scenarios. Having spent so much time of my life in the Formula One paddock doesn’t necessarily mean that my job lacks surprises…For this I jumped up at 3 am onContinue Reading