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Sep 10

I Won’t Be At Ferrari In 2014, Says Massa

Felipe Massa has used Twitter to tell the world that he is leaving Ferrari at the end of the season.

The Brazilian was expected to have a meeting with Luca di Montezemolo at Maranello on Wednesday, but he appears to have pre-empted that or been given permission by the team to do so.

Sep 10

F1 World Awaits Raikkonen-To-Ferrari Confirmation

Kimi Raikkonen

Kimi Raikkonen of Finland. (Photo: Getty Images)

The world is still awaiting news from Ferrari on its driver plans for next year – with all the signs still firmly pointing to Kimi Raikkonen being announced this week as Fernando Alonso’s teammate.

If the Alonso/Raikkonen lineup is confirmed, it will be fascinating to see how Ferrari manages the driver dynamic, given that the arrival of Alonso and Santander led to Raikkonen being squeezed out at the end of 2009.

Sep 10

Ward Accuses Todt Of Distorting FIA Election Process

David Ward

David Ward of the FIA Foundation. (Photo Credit: LAT Photographic)

The battle for the FIA presidency between David Ward and Jean Todt has taken a new turn after the challenger accused the incumbent of “attempts to distort the FIA’s election process.”

Ward alleges that Todt used FIA gatherings around the world earlier this year to garner support for his campaign for re-election. Ward is filing a complaint to the FIA’s Ethics Committee about the matter.

Sep 10

Vettel Well Clear Of F1 Rivals After Monza Win

Vettel Well Clear Of F1 Rivals After Monza Win

Sebastian Vettel of Germany and Infiniti Red Bull Racing. (Photo: Getty Images)

It’s now more a question of when, rather than if, Sebastian Vettel will win a fourth straight Formula One championship.

Before the midseason break a few weeks ago, there was talk that the Red Bull driver could be still be caught by Ferrari rival Fernando Alonso and a resurgent Lewis Hamilton of Mercedes.