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Dec 22, 2014
Dec 22, 2014

Gutierrez thrown in too young, says Ferrari boss

MARANELLO, Italy (Reuters) – Mexican driver Esteban Gutierrez was thrown into Formula One too young and paid the price but Ferrari can help him prove his worth, the Italian team’s principal Maurizio Arrivabene said on Monday.

Gutierrez, who was dropped by Swiss-based Sauber at the end of the season, was presented as Ferrari’s test and reserve driver last week.

Dec 22, 2014

Motor racing-Gutierrez thrown in too young, says Ferrari boss

MARANELLO, Italy, Dec 22 (Reuters) – Mexican driver Esteban Gutierrez was thrown into Formula One too young and paid the price but Ferrari can help him prove his worth, the Italian team’s principal Maurizio Arrivabene said on Monday.

Gutierrez, who was dropped by Swiss-based Sauber at the end of the season, was presented as Ferrari’s test and reserve driver last week.

Dec 22, 2014

Ferrari braced for another hard year in 2015

MARANELLO, Italy (Reuters) – Ferrari chairman Sergio Marchionne drew a line under a dismal year for Formula One’s most glamorous and successful team on Monday but made clear that 2015 would also be a season of struggle.

Speaking at a news conference before Christmas lunch at the team’s Fiorano test track, Marchionne left no doubt there was a hard road ahead before Ferrari could catch up with dominant Mercedes.

Dec 22, 2014

Motor racing-Ferrari braced for another hard year in 2015

MARANELLO, Italy, Dec 22 (Reuters) – Ferrari chairman Sergio Marchionne drew a line under a dismal year for Formula One’s most glamorous and successful team on Monday but made clear that 2015 would also be a season of struggle.

Speaking at a news conference before Christmas lunch at the team’s Fiorano test track, Marchionne left no doubt there was a hard road ahead before Ferrari could catch up with dominant Mercedes.

Dec 22, 2014

The future is Clear for Ferrari

MARANELLO, Italy (Reuters) – Ferrari have recruited Jock Clear, the Mercedes engineer who helped Lewis Hamilton win this year’s Formula One world championship, as the last key element in the Italian team’s rebuilding after a dismal year.

Ferrari failed to win a race in 2014, their first blank season since 1993, while dominant Mercedes won 16 of the 19 grands prix and took both titles.

Dec 22, 2014

Motor racing-The future is Clear for Ferrari

MARANELLO, Italy, Dec 22 (Reuters) – Ferrari have recruited Jock Clear, the Mercedes engineer who helped Lewis Hamilton win this year’s Formula One world championship, as the last key element in the Italian team’s rebuilding after a dismal year.

Ferrari failed to win a race in 2014, their first blank season since 1993, while dominant Mercedes won 16 of the 19 grands prix and took both titles.

Dec 22, 2014
Dec 19, 2014

F1 showed its best and worst in 2014

LONDON (Reuters) – Formula One entered a brave new world in 2014 but sometimes the glamour sport seemed more cruel than cool, and more determined to alienate than attract new fans.

There was plenty to savor, of course, with dominant Mercedes drivers Lewis Hamilton and Nico Rosberg taking their wheel-to-wheel duel down to the wire in one of the great rivalries of recent years.

Dec 19, 2014

Motor racing-F1 showed its best and worst in 2014

LONDON, Dec 19 (Reuters) – Formula One entered a brave new world in 2014 but sometimes the glamour sport seemed more cruel than cool, and more determined to alienate than attract new fans.

There was plenty to savour, of course, with dominant Mercedes drivers Lewis Hamilton and Nico Rosberg taking their wheel-to-wheel duel down to the wire in one of the great rivalries of recent years.

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      "I am Reuters London-based motor racing correspondent, writing mostly about Formula One from around the world and covering my first race at Silverstone in 1991. I also report on other sports when not at grands prix."
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