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The present and the future

The present and the future

After Ferrari’s debacle, he did what everyone expected him to do and that is to win the 2017 World championship Title before the Abu Dhabi epilogue if doable. Lewis Hamilton took home a well deserved crown for the fourth time in his career, cementing a series of outstanding results and dominance and fighting off aContinue Reading

THE PERFECT DISASTER

THE PERFECT DISASTER

A freak crash? A weird jam? You can call it as you wish, but don’t call it a “normal racing accident” coz there is nothing normal about what happened at the start of the Singapore Grand Prix last Sunday night. I remember a movie called “the perfect storm” and I remember how the meteorologists triedContinue Reading

One more year, please.

One more year, please.

The Formula One drivers’ market is living its hottest moments. New drivers to come, old drivers to stay and everyone guessing who and where. As a driver manager I know fairly well the mechanisms controlling this musical chairs lottery which keeps on repeating itself each year, starting at the Canadian GP in June and reachingContinue Reading

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