Results 1 to 9 of 9

Thread: Ferrari not ready to sign up for 2021 – Camilleri

  1. #1
    Join Date
    Feb 2006
    Location
    Dubai, UAE
    Posts
    10,097

    Ferrari not ready to sign up for 2021 – Camilleri

    Ferrari is a long way from being ready to sign up for the 2021 season, CEO Louis Camilleri has confirmed.

    We reported this week that although the 2021 rules have now been announced, the teams are not committed beyond 2020 until they sign a new Concorde Agreement.

    “What was announced over the weekend is the beginning of the process. It’s not even the end of the beginning,” said Camilleri.

    “There is still quite a lot of work to do together with Formula 1 and the FIA as well as the teams.

    “Yes, we voted in favour of the regulations and we did not exercise our right to veto. All in all we are sort of satisfied with the direction it’s taking and the principles, but clearly a lot of details still need to be ironed out,” he added.

    Once those details are all negotiated and agreed, and the teams sign up for 2021, Camilleri thinks the future direction of F1 is “in the worst case neutral and maybe with a bit of upside”.

    He also confirmed suspicions that the top teams like Ferrari will “double up some costs” next year in preparation for 2021, without the budget cap yet in force.

    https://grandpx.news/ferrari-not-rea...021-camilleri/
    #KeepFightingMichael | #CiaoJules

  2. #2
    Join Date
    Jul 2012
    Location
    New Zealand
    Posts
    63
    Since rules are changing, just my 2 cents to atleast hope and extend the fight for the championship. My suggestion is that each driver gets to choose 2 or 3 races where they can play like an ace card or bonus points where they can double their points which ever position they finish. eg 50 points if they come 1st and 2 points if fastest lap. It can play in anyone hands. say if a driver thinks that he can come 1st in a race he can use his bonus points in that race or if they think they will have a tough time on a track they can still use it to atleast maximise the points and if a rival plays a bonus point as well in the same race it could get exciting or if they finish lower or higher then even more excitment and will may be help the championship to go till the end and not be wraped up 4-5 races to go. It can also help in constructors championship as well. imagine if this year this rule was in place and say lecrec would come 1st in bharain and baku and same way if bottas would benefit from the bonus points, he would not give way for hamilton to win. This way team would be on the edge aand still push as 2 races remain and if points were close and a driver in contention still had some bonus rounds left , it could change the full championship

  3. #3
    Join Date
    May 2011
    Location
    towradgi beach
    Posts
    920
    Would not surprise me if Ferrari walk away if formula 1 goes to far to the left.Another record profit for Ferrari and they did not win.So do they really need to stay in F1.

  4. #4
    Join Date
    May 2014
    Location
    New York
    Posts
    3,311
    Letting team mates race against each other will never happen @ Ferrari. I can only hope Charles can hold out until he is declared #1. Ferrari fans need to have a favorite driver , and feel he has a chance if he's up front, not just against the other teams but also allowed to win against their team mate. Bottas won the last race, not Lewis! Holding him back would have given Lewis one more win towards 91. Merc did not let that happen. Even while this season was in the bag Lewis wise I still watched each race hoping for Charles to get a podium , a win or come in second. He was racing against not only other drivers, he had to contend with strategy moves by his team trying to get Seb ahead. Ferrari fans need if not a WCC, at least a strong fight for WDC , wins, podiums, for their " Ferrari Favorite Driver! "

  5. #5
    Join Date
    Oct 2014
    Location
    India
    Posts
    7,944
    Quote Originally Posted by Brembo View Post
    Letting team mates race against each other will never happen @ Ferrari. I can only hope Charles can hold out until he is declared #1. Ferrari fans need to have a favorite driver , and feel he has a chance if he's up front, not just against the other teams but also allowed to win against their team mate. Bottas won the last race, not Lewis! Holding him back would have given Lewis one more win towards 91. Merc did not let that happen. Even while this season was in the bag Lewis wise I still watched each race hoping for Charles to get a podium , a win or come in second. He was racing against not only other drivers, he had to contend with strategy moves by his team trying to get Seb ahead. Ferrari fans need if not a WCC, at least a strong fight for WDC , wins, podiums, for their " Ferrari Favorite Driver! "
    same agenda in every thread.
    "I've always believed that you should never, ever give up and you should always keep fighting even when there's only a slightest chance " : - Michael Schumacher

  6. #6
    Join Date
    May 2014
    Location
    New York
    Posts
    3,311
    O K, for a change,Bad tires, no down force, it's his car , Lewis can't drive! 2021 Ferrari may have a shot! Max crashes, Michael was better than Lewis . Claire Williams replacing Binotto. Charles lacks experience, Todt the midjet legend will always be for Ferrari. This in part reads like most of your posts. Except after each race you always know who won !

  7. #7
    Join Date
    Sep 2003
    Location
    Athens, Greece
    Posts
    2,448
    Quote Originally Posted by Brembo View Post
    Letting team mates race against each other will never happen @ Ferrari. I can only hope Charles can hold out until he is declared #1. Ferrari fans need to have a favorite driver , and feel he has a chance if he's up front, not just against the other teams but also allowed to win against their team mate. Bottas won the last race, not Lewis! Holding him back would have given Lewis one more win towards 91. Merc did not let that happen. Even while this season was in the bag Lewis wise I still watched each race hoping for Charles to get a podium , a win or come in second. He was racing against not only other drivers, he had to contend with strategy moves by his team trying to get Seb ahead. Ferrari fans need if not a WCC, at least a strong fight for WDC , wins, podiums, for their " Ferrari Favorite Driver! "
    Stop cross posting, what does what you just posted here have to do with this thread?
    "If someone said to me that you can have three wishes, my first would have been to get into racing, my second to be in Formula 1, my third to drive for Ferrari" - Gilles Villeneuve

  8. #8
    Join Date
    Sep 2003
    Location
    Athens, Greece
    Posts
    2,448
    Quote Originally Posted by vcs316 View Post
    Ferrari is a long way from being ready to sign up for the 2021 season, CEO Louis Camilleri has confirmed.

    We reported this week that although the 2021 rules have now been announced, the teams are not committed beyond 2020 until they sign a new Concorde Agreement.

    “What was announced over the weekend is the beginning of the process. It’s not even the end of the beginning,” said Camilleri.

    “There is still quite a lot of work to do together with Formula 1 and the FIA as well as the teams.

    “Yes, we voted in favour of the regulations and we did not exercise our right to veto. All in all we are sort of satisfied with the direction it’s taking and the principles, but clearly a lot of details still need to be ironed out,” he added.

    Once those details are all negotiated and agreed, and the teams sign up for 2021, Camilleri thinks the future direction of F1 is “in the worst case neutral and maybe with a bit of upside”.

    He also confirmed suspicions that the top teams like Ferrari will “double up some costs” next year in preparation for 2021, without the budget cap yet in force.

    https://grandpx.news/ferrari-not-rea...021-camilleri/
    This was expected, power move from Ferrari management. Especially with what has been happening from Honda/Mercedes front, expect the movements from Ferrari to get even tougher, since they will want to enforce certain things, ie. retain of veto, history bonus and god knows what else.
    "If someone said to me that you can have three wishes, my first would have been to get into racing, my second to be in Formula 1, my third to drive for Ferrari" - Gilles Villeneuve

  9. #9
    Join Date
    May 2014
    Location
    New York
    Posts
    3,311
    Quote Originally Posted by aroutis View Post
    Stop cross posting, what does what you just posted here have to do with this thread?
    My sincere condolences to whoever died and left you boss!

Bookmarks

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •