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Alonso backs Montezemolo's criticism of modern F1 spectacle

Fernando Alonso has spoken in support of Ferrari President Luca di Montezemolo, after the Italian criticised the current direction of Formula One earlier this week. The Spaniard’s comments come just days after Montezemolo criticised the current state of Formula One, writing a letter to the teams, Bernie Ecclestone and CVC – F1’s owners – which calls for a meeting to turn the sport away from its current path of fuel efficiency and cost cutting, which he claims have created ‘taxi-cab racing.’ “I think the president is right in terms of the show we have put on this year has not been good enough in some of the races,” said Alonso, during Thursday’s pre-Austrian Grand...
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