Tag Archives: Alonso

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

Who’s calling the shots?

Who’s calling the shots?

The first Formula One GP of the year is over. A plentiful week-end, enriched by a great race of action and drama. A brilliant start of the season with drivers and teams called to forceful and decision making performances. Two inevitable doubts shall remain: would Ferrari have won the race without the red flag? AndContinue Reading

Lewis or not Lewis?

Lewis or not Lewis?

And that is the REAL question. Is there any other topic worth mentioning after the devastating supremacy shown by Mercedes and its principal interpreter in yesterday’s Spanish GP? This championship is already marked as a private affair between Lewis and Nico and a solo triumphant march by the three pointed star. The alternative is toContinue Reading

A Panzer story..

A Panzer story..

So it was, Mercedes one-two and it makes it a good story. It took the silver arrowed cars 60 years to score first and second past the finish line and this result alone must give them the honors they deserve. A faultless week end and a full dominance of the sport. What more can NikiContinue ReadingContinue Reading

The calm before the desert’s storm

The calm before the desert’s storm

It is calm this week in Formula One. Bits and pieces happening here and there, but nothing so dramatic worth commenting on. The most interesting stuff comes from a possible revamping of the current qualifying system however, until is done, there is no point in giving you my thoughts as I would pass on myContinue ReadingContinue Reading

A Platypus nose.

A Platypus nose.

Now the new Ferrari F14T is finally out and comments are spread all over the web. The look is different than anything we have seen so far and if you want to compare its nose to the nose or beak of an animal of the F.1 zoo, I would go for PLATYPUS….Last night I wasContinue ReadingContinue Reading