Fernando Alonso, Felipe Massa, Ferrari, Monza, 2013

Massa ‘won’t let Alonso through’ next time

F1 Fanatic Round-upPosted on | Author Keith Collantine

Fernando Alonso, Felipe Massa, Ferrari, Monza, 2013In the round-up: As he leaves Ferrari Felipe Massa tells Fernando Alonso he won’t be getting any more favours on the track.


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Massa bids Ferrari farewell (Ferrari)

“Finally Felipe had an affectionate word for his friend and team-mate Fernando Alonso, joking about the incident in the 2010 German Grand Prix. ‘Thanks also to you Fer, we will meet again on track and this time I will try not to let you through.'”

Brawn excited by ‘extreme’ 2014 rules (Autosport)

“I think it’s going to be a pretty extreme case next year. I’ve been involved in those situations more than once, 1994 was a good example, 2009 was a good example and I’m sure there are ones in between that don’t come to mind!”

Vettel awarded BBC Overseas prize (BBC)

“Sebastian Vettel has been named the BBC Overseas Sports Personality of the Year after winning his fourth successive Formula One world championship.”


Comment of the day

@TimothyKatz has bad news for Luca di Montezemolo:

‘I for one am definitely sick of coming second,’ Montezemolo added.

You didn?t. You came third.

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