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Lauda slams Montezemolo for Formula 1 taxi drivers jibe

t">Niki Lauda with Luca Di Montezemolo during their heyday in the Ferrari F1 team in the seventies Niki Lauda has lashed out at Luca di Montezemolo's claim that the 2014 rules have reduced the Formula 1 field to little more than 'taxi drivers'. 'Whoever says the races are ‘economy runs' and that the drivers are ‘taxi drivers' is lying,' the Mercedes chairman angrily told Italy's Autosprint. 'It is absolutely not true,' triple world champion and former Ferrari driver Lauda added. In his harsh critique of the controversial ‘new' face of Formula 1, Ferrari president Montezemolo claims drivers are easing their cars to the chequer because of the new 100kg per race fuel...
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