since 1993 sauber as well-known F1 team announced last week that its name will be changed for a period beginning Alfa Romeo Racingiksi.
Change has caused the last few days plenty of debate and opinions can be found both for and against. Criticized by many in the garage, therefore, because it is in their opinion a mere marketing gimmick. Alfa Romeo Race is now to the Italian manufacturer's long and distinguished history, even in the garage is changed in practice so far just a name.
the Merge is considered the originally ferrari of the late director general of Sergio Marchionne the idea. Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) ceo for work with Italian may have been related to mind a very wide range of synergies.
Sure, the change is only in the fact that in Switzerland, headquartered garage has received cooperation through the access to substantial number of additional muscle. Team manager Frédéric Vasseur is winter over told, that Hinwilin-the factory has hired dozens of new employees.Return first
Ferrari insiders and Marchionne well known Leo Turrini confirm in your own blog post concluded that aggregation was originally marchionne's vision. Turrini does not, however, want or can send the specification to it, what Marchionne regarding the matter around.
the German Auto bild, according to FCA to pay Alfa Romeo Racing -name on the use of the six million. The newspaper also reported that the FCA's chairman of the board, John Elkannin is garage purchase option, which is valid for the next until the summer.
Turrini, one indication that the Alfa Romeo -the pattern is not a mere advertising trick, is that ferrari's prestigious chief designer of the Simone Resta moved to the middle of last season Sauberille technical director for the task. Auto bild says the Remain salary continues to pay Ferrari.
in Addition, Turrini said he knows what is past the end of the season for Ferrari Sauberille moved Kimi Raikkonen the dream in the new garage. Turrini invites you to appreciate his Finnish champion once again Holy a drunk Italian cinema (the Holy drunkard legend), and present fairly the bold vision of this idea of transfer related.
– Kimi is ferrari's last world champion, and even the stones know this. He is also the last person who has won a GP race in the Lotus, the second signal, which forms an integral part of the way of racing history. Kim also wished he was it, that brought Alfa Romeo back to the highest podium, Turrini download.
– It would be quite a triple, or what.good thread on insurance
turrini's speeches in recent years on the starting grid for him to get räpiköineen the garage to raise the top of the podium are in a word hard. Sauber was last season for the manufacturers championship series eight and the other season ten, the last.
team boss Vasseur and team management to Beat Zehnder are here during the winter assured that the team will target in the upcoming season, manufacturers MM series nelossijaa of the big three - Mercedes, Ferrari and Red Bull - after.
Vasseur said late last year that Raikkonen would hardly have jumped, according to sauber's and Alfa romeo's train without last season's buoyancy.
– Our connection has been every week good news. It was like kind of a good twist. Now motivation enough, and the team atmosphere is a huge difference in 2017, Vasseur described the last year and a half of events in December Autosport.
Also Resta was one of the major factor in the Raikkonen transfer in the background.
He was one of the things that convinced Kim, Vasseur said in September of the same for the press.
When Raikkonen told my transfer the first half of September, many questioned his decision. Finnish is, however, from the beginning stressed that he wanted to make a deal specifically for Sauber.
I Think people don't understand that I'm really really happy about where I'm going. I had my time in a Ferrari. Won world championship with them, winning many competitions with them, but as a driver I want a variety of challenges. I want different things, and I'm really happy by my going there, Raikkonen said at the end of October they won the U.S. GP after the press conference.
I don't see any reason why we could do well. The garage has all the tools: They have an awesome wind tunnel, they have everything, what a good car I needed to build. Motor is a Ferrari, so we know what we get, Raikkonen told Auto Bild.Kimi Raikkonen to score last season at the conclusion of the world series for the third prize of the Fia prize gala in st. Petersburg. AOP