Felipe Massa
Jan 30

F1: McLaren On Top As Magnussen Sets Pace — Jerez Day Three

Kevin Magnussen in the McLaren MP4-29 Mercedes.  (Photo: Alastair Staley/LAT Photographic)

Newcomer Kevin Magnussen drives the McLaren MP4-29 Mercedes. (Photo: Alastair Staley/LAT Photographic)

Kevin Magnussen made a great start to his official F1 career by topping the times for McLaren in Jerez

Once again it was a day of mixed fortunes for the teams, with Red Bull enduring another disaster while others successfully logged a lot of laps. Daniel Ricciardo completed only three laps in the RB10, without actually recording a time, before his team gave up for the day.

Nov 25

F1: Stefano Domenicali Discusses Positives As Ferrari Drops To Third

F1: Stefano Domenicali Discusses Positives As Ferrari Drops To Third

Ferrari team principal Stefano Domenicali. (Photo: Getty Images)

Stefano Domenicali admits it was frustrating to lose second place in the constructors’ championship in Brazil after Felipe Massa’s drive through penalty cost vital points.

Nevertheless the team boss says there was much good to come out of the season.

Nov 24

F1: Massa Says Penalty Kept Him From Reaching Podium In Brazil

Felipe Massa drives during the Brazilian Grand Prix. (Photo: Getty Images)

Felipe Massa drives during the Brazilian Grand Prix. (Photo: Getty Images)

Felipe Massa was set for a podium finish in his last race with Ferrari until a drive-through penalty cost him track position at the Brazilian Grand Prix.

Massa finished the season-ending race seventh after starting ninth, but he was running fourth when he was penalized for illegally crossing a pit line near the midway point of the race at his home track of Interlagos.

Massa said teammate Fernando Alonso, who was running third and had already secured second in the drivers’ standings, was ready to let him pass for a podium finish in front of the Brazilian crowd.

Nov 22

F1: Alonso, Massa Opposed To Car Weight Change

Felipe Massa and Fernando Alonso are opposed to raising the 2014 car weight limit. (Photo: Getty Images)

Felipe Massa and Fernando Alonso are opposed to raising the 2014 car weight limit. (Photo: Getty Images)

Fernando Alonso and Felipe Massa were the two most vocal opponents when the GPDA discussed the matter of raising the 2014 car weight limit today.

The subject of driver weight has been a topic of major debate recently, with taller drivers worried that they will be at even more of a disadvantage than in the past.