Thrustmaster Ferrari SF1000 Formula Wheel Confirmed for April 20 Reveal

Thrustmaster has confirmed that its new wheel, due to be revealed tomorrow, will be a Ferrari SF1000 Edition model standalone wheel. We first saw the wheel teased last December, when Thrustmaster revealed the unit in heavy shadow. The rough layout and paddle location was enough at the time for us

Ferrari aiming to be 'just behind' the top two | F1 News by Planet F1

Charles Leclerc believes it is achievable for Ferrari to be “just behind” Mercedes and Red Bull this season. Before a dismal 2020 campaign, a place in the top three teams would have been somewhere close to guaranteed for the Scuderia. But no such status can be taken for granted any

Binotto: Ferrari will win, but I can't say when

Great news for Ferrari fans, team boss Mattia Binotto believes a championship title “will come”. Bad news, he can’t say when. Ferrari last won a World title in 2007 with Kimi Raikkonen beating the McLaren pairing of Lewis Hamilton and Fernando Alonso by a single point. A year later the

'Ferrari, Red Bull weren't as bad when they dominated'

Bernie Ecclestone feels Formula 1 must do something to bring a halt to Mercedes’ dominance, saying it wasn’t this bad when Ferrari or Red Bull were on top. Racing for an eighth successive championship double this season, Mercedes is on a record-breaking run, one that could also see Lewis Hamilton

Ferrari say new engine definitely a large step

Ferrari sporting director Laurent Mekies said there is “no doubt” that they have taken a large step forward with their 2021 power unit. Ever since engine-related technical directives were issued at the United States Grand Prix in 2019, Ferrari have struggled for power. After that FIA intervention they went from

Improved Ferrari display ‘doesn’t mean we’re fast’

Ferrari boss Mattia Binotto insists that while their speed on straights is no longer a problem, it does not mean they are fast. The Scuderia’s 2020 season was plagued with issues, with their struggling power unit causing them to fall behind the other teams and they had to settle for

Ferrari engine in 'better position', says Kimi Raikkonen

Kimi Raikkonen believes the Ferrari power unit is better than the one which caused problems for Alfa Romeo last season. Alfa struggled towards the bottom of the standings last year, often stuck in a battle with Haas and Williams, instead of fighting in the midfield. That was largely down to

'Ferrari recovery rests on the SF21's straightline speed'

Ferrari’s hope of fighting back from last season’s dreadful P6 hinges on whether the Scuderia can recover their lost straightline speed. Last year the Italian stable lost power, pace and points after their power unit was hamstrung by the FIA’s 2019 Technical Directives. Downline on straightline speed, pundits mulled over

First Look at Ferrari SF21 for the 2021 F1 Season

Well, it looks fast. Ferrari, hoping to rebound from its worst Formula 1 season in 40 years, took the wraps off its 2021 car on Wednesday. The SF21, which is the franchise’s 67th built in Maranello, Italy, for Formula 1, features a conservative, no-nonsense livery. The car uses the same

Ferrari guaranteed to be on every 2021 F1 podium | Planet F1

Ferrari will feature on every podium during the 2021 F1 season…whether one of the Scuderia’s drivers makes it there or not. It may not have the same lustre as a prestigious champagne brand such as Dom Perignon, but Ferrari Trento has been announced as the Official Sparkling Wine of Formula