Tag Archives: Raikkonen

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

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

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

Three for Two

Three for Two

Three of the leading cars collided less than three hundred meters after the start of the Belgian Formula One GP. Three cars when there is only room for two. And for the three drivers that was the beginning of hell. At the end of the race, dominated by Rosberg, fingers were pointing in every direction.Continue Reading

A new…way of challenging the top two

A new…way of challenging the top two

Mercedes or Ferrari? This is the question and at the same time this year’s F.1 hamletic doubt. The first three races of the Championship have crowned the Silver Arrows, but not without some question marks. And the uncertainty is given by the fact that the Maranello brothers have never had a clear and proper run.Continue 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

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