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Ferrari boss furious after grand prix


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When a team like Scuderia Ferrari is upset in Formula One, people are going to hear about it one way or another. Ferrari president Luca Di Montezemolo was furious at the new, slower teams in F1 after Fernando Alonso was held up during the Canadian Grand Prix.

Alonso was trying to pass Lewis Hamilton after the leading McLaren went into the pits after a bit of pressure from Alonso.

Yet, the Spaniard was slowed down by one of the slower teams on his in lap and he eventually came out of the pits behind Hamilton, who would later win the race.

Things kept getting worse for Alonso, who lost second to Jenson Button after he was slowed down by another slow newcomer.

The Italian boss was livid with the new boys after the race had finished, having seen his driver’s chance at a win slip away with the help of the slower cars.

"Cars who perform at GP2-level should not be allowed to participate in F1 races because they are supposed to race on Sunday mornings," he told Gazzetta dello Sport.

"Our car’s race pace was good enough for victory.

"Let’s hope that, in the future, there won’t be mistakes in pushing a button nor in lapping cars that put us at a disadvantage, because we’ve already gone though that."

Alonso has one win in his first season with Ferrari and is currently fourth in the points behind Mark Webber and the two McLaren drivers.

Source: Sky Sports

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9 comments:

Well, I have to say that I’m really impressed with the awesome speed performance of the car. I was thinking on why do Porsche don’t join in this kind of competition.

Ferrari car have an impressive figure performance. I have to say that I was amazed on how it run in the race track.

Yeah, their drivers have an awesome talent in driving and take note these guys were champions.

I have heard that Ferrari is spending a million dollar for their F1 team. Well, I guess its worthy for they have the most talented F1 driver.

I can feel the tension between the two driver. That gives a awkward feeling while watching them.

he’s blood pressure is at the top that day. well i guess this is not the race for fernando alonzo. for sure fernando will ended up with a rally race like raikonen.

agree.. ferrari and renault must considered as best teams..

Neither Renault nor McLaren are saints. Well, both teams cheated at least once in their F1 history. Just one thing for sure McLaren ain’t the best team out there.

well IMO winning a race is depends on the skills of the driver.

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