Stefano Domenicali
Apr 17

Alonso cautious on Ferrari leadership change

Fernando Alonso sits fourth in the driver standings entering this weekend's Chinese GP. (Photo: Getty Images)

sits fourth in the driver standings entering this weekend’s . (Photo: Getty Images)

Fernando Alonso appeared to be distinctly underwhelmed with this week’s management changes at when speaking about it for the first time.

Alonso said he had not yet spoken to , the road car executive who has replaced , and surprisingly he seemed not to know if his new boss would be present this weekend.

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Apr 14

F1: Ferrari USA boss takes over as Domenicali resigns

Stefano Domenicali has been Ferrari team principal since 1997. (Photo: Getty Images)

has been working with since 1991, but says that he takes responsibility for the team’s disappointing start to the 2014 F1 season. (Photo: Getty Images)

Stefano Domenicali has resigned as team principal of Ferrari in the wake of the disappointing start to the team’s 2014 season.

He will be replaced by high-flying Ferrari road car executive , who will be in China next weekend.

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Mar 17

Domenicali believes Ferrari has a lot of work to do

Kimi Raikkonen en route to a dissappointing 7th place finish in Australia. (Photo: Mark Thompson/Getty Images)

en route to a disappointing 7th place finish in Australia. (Photo: Mark Thompson/Getty Images)

Stefano Domencali says that has a lot of work to do before the next race in Malaysia – and is adamant that there won’t be any allocation of blame between the engine and chassis departments.

“We have a lot of things to do,” he said. “And what we need to do is to go home and make sure that the things that have to be … solved in the group are clear, with a clear responsibility. And then full stop, and no other discussion.

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Mar 14

F1: Ferrari Leads Chase Of Mercedes Duo

Kimi Raikkonen practices ahead of the Australian Grand Prix. (Photo: Getty Images)

practices ahead of the Australian Grand Prix. (Photo: Getty Images)

made a solid start to the season in Australia on Friday when led the pack chasing the Mercedes duo.

The red cars also showed good reliability, although they ran a relatively modest number of laps compared with some rivals.

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Feb 12

F1: Domenicali’s Reminder — Ferrari Team Always Comes Before Drivers

Fernando Alonso (R), Stefano Domenicali (C), and  Kimi Raikkonen (R) of the 2014 Ferrari F1 team. (Photo: Courtesy of Ferrari)

Driver (left), team boss (center) and driver (right) stand with the 2014 F1 car. (Photo: Courtesy of )

Ferrari boss Stefano Domenicali says that the team will come first as the Italian outfit tries to manage the interests of Fernando Alonso and Kimi Raikkonen.

“It was a rational choice, based on the need to have an expert driver pairing,” said Domenicali. “With the one aim of it doing well for Ferrari. I hope the track will show that it was the right choice. How will we manage them? Decisions are always carefully considered, but they always have the same aim, which is that the sporting decisions are taken to reach the team’s goals, as the interest of the team always comes before all else. Decisions we have taken in the past have always been reached in this spirit.”

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