News Details

Ferrari boss sceptical of cost cap

Luca di Montezemolo doubts a cost cap would work in Formula One as teams - including Ferrari - could "cheat." Recently it was confirmed that in 2015 a cost cap would be introduced in a bid to ensure not only the survival of the existing teams but to persuade another to join. And although the Ferrari president concedes that rising costs are hurting the sport, forcing teams to turn to pay drivers, he is worried that a cost cap is not the right move. "For the first time it has been said that we have to define a [cost] cap. You know why I have doubts about the cap - because it is very easy to cheat - particularly for [manufacturer] teams. And Ferrari could be...
Full Story »
3y ago from PlanetF1.com 0
Share

You May Also Be Interested In...

Will pressure to win trump cost cap in F1 arms race?

Dovetailing nicely with our discussion on cost caps in Formula 1,...
3y ago from Formula1Blog.com

Ferrari call for team summit in Maranello

In an interesting twist that would seem to be born from the blowback over...
3y ago from Formula1Blog.com

Ferrari says cost cap is too ‘easy to cheat'

If you listened to our 2013 season review podcast, you'll know that Mark...
3y ago from Formula1Blog.com

VIDEO: Ferrari's 2014 engine, ERS explained

If you've been following us this year you'll know that we've been honored...
3y ago from Formula1Blog.com

Elsewhere On The Network

Popular On MGPToday.com

MotoGP cancels qualifying, pole for Viñales

– MotoGP has cancelled all of Saturday's action for the floodlit...
6h ago from GPUpdate.net

Rossi: Corner entry weakness hurting pace

– Yamaha's Valentino Rossi says he is still suffering from a lack...
9h ago from GPUpdate.net

Rain, wind threatens Qatar MotoGP

Torrential rain and high winds threatened to push the season-opening Qatar...
7h ago from SuperSport.com

MotoGP Qatar: Capirossi admits ‘no drainage’ is...

No drainage at the Qatar MotoGP circuit means water has nowhere to go,...
4h ago from BikeSportNews.com

Popular On IndyCarToday.com

Video: Mario Andretti drives CMS road course

Mario Andretti took some hot laps around Charlotte Motor Speedway's road...
1d ago from Racer.com

Winds impact speeds at IMS IndyCar test

Graham Rahal led the way in Friday's six-hour Honda test at the...
1d ago from Racer.com

James Hinchcliffe Onboard Lap in Mercedes-AMG C 63 DTM

Following on from Robert Wickens taking on James Hinchcliffe's Indycar,...

IndyCar video: Indy 500 Test with Robin Miller

RACER's Robin Miller catches up with seven Verizon IndyCar Series drivers...
1d ago from Racer.com

Popular On TotalWRC.com

Video: Teaser Tour de Corse 2017

Video: Teaser Tour de Corse 2017
8h ago from WRC.com

Germany rings the changes

New stages and a new service base in 2017
2d ago from WRC.com

PRE-EVENT TEST VIDEOS #1 Tour de Corse 2017

PRE-EVENT TEST VIDEOS #1 (Fan Footage) Che Guevara Energy Drink Tour de...
1d ago from WRC.com

Gilbert reveals Skoda plans

Gilbert reveals Skoda plans Former Junior WRC champion Quentin Gilbert...
1d ago from WRC.com

Popular On GunnersToday.com

EXCLUSIVE: Arsenal and Tottenham to battle it out for...

GETTY Ross Barkley is a youth product of Everton's making his Toffees...
1h ago from DailyStar.co.uk

Alexis Sanchez's team-mates furious with Arsenal...

GETTY Alexis Sanchez threw and almighty strop yesterday The fiery Arsenal...
3h ago from DailyStar.co.uk

Comments

Hottest News

F1 Qualifying Results: 2017 Australian Grand Prix

2017 Formula 1: Full Qualifying results [Q1, Q2,... Read More »
16h ago from ThisIsF1.com

More pain to come for Ricciardo?

The pain may not be over for Daniel Ricciardo who... Read More »
11h ago from Pitpass.com

Is anyone surprised by Haas F1's qualifying pace?

The qualifying pace of Haas F1 in Australia may... Read More »
7h ago from Formula1Blog.com

Recent News

2014 GPToday.com
GPToday.com is not responsible for the news headlines and associated descriptions and images it indexes, the content of externally linked sites or the comments & postings of its users.

This website is unofficial and is not associated in any way with the Formula One group of companies. F1, FORMULA ONE, FORMULA 1, FIA FORMULA ONE WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP, GRAND PRIX and related marks are trade marks of Formula One Licensing B.V.