Massa admits Ferrari development struggle

Posted on | Author Keith Collantine

Felipe Massa says Ferrari’s upgrades for its F10 have not improved the car as quickly as they expected to. Writing on his blog Massa described the Turkish Grand Prix as “the poorest performance from Scuderia Ferrari so far this season.” He added: We were uncompetitive through the whole weekend from Friday through to Sunday, struggling … Continue reading Massa admits Ferrari development struggle

Texas state paying $25m for 2012 F1 race

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Bernie Ecclestone is charging $25m (??17m / ??20.29m) for the first United States Grand Prix in 2012 Local newspaper the Austin American-Statesman claims the local government is putting forward the money for the race. The money comes from a pot used to fund major sporting events such as the Super Bowl. The race promoters intend … Continue reading Texas state paying $25m for 2012 F1 race

Kobayashi: ‘Q3 means more than a point’

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Kamui Kobayashi praised his team’s effort in getting both cars to finish for the first time in 2010 last weekend. But he admitted reaching the top ten in qualifying gave him more satisfaction: Definitely qualifying means more to me because it shows my true performance. In a race you can always benefit from somebody else?s … Continue reading Kobayashi: ‘Q3 means more than a point’