News Details

Montreal rumour says Ferrari to axe Raikkonen

Ferrari sources have reacted swiftly to extinguish the latest big rumour as the 'silly season' steps up a gear in Montreal. Swirling around the Circuit Gilles Villeneuve paddock on Saturday were whispers that, having failed to match Fernando Alonso's pace in the first third of 2014, Kimi Raikkonen could be set to be axed by Ferrari. However, that move would be an echo of Raikkonen's last Maranello exit, when the fabled Italian team had to pay the Finn millions to end his solid 2010 contract. Likewise in 2014, Raikkonen is firmly under contract not only for this year, but also 2015, when he is expected to be paid some $30 million whether he races or not. "Ferrari will not fire Kimi a...
Full Story »
2y ago from GrandPrix.com 0
Share

You May Also Be Interested In...

Is Raikkonen facing the Ferrari axe yet again?

Kimi Raikkonen at the centre of media speculation regarding his future...
2y ago from GrandPrix247.com

Raikkonen Joins 200-Club as Ferrari Prepare for...

The Scuderia Ferrari team sit third in the Constructors’ championship...

Ferrari adds engineer to end Raikkonen struggle

xt">David Lloyd Ferrari has moved to help end Kimi Raikkonen's...
2y ago from GrandPrix247.com

Raikkonen confirms busy Friday for Ferrari

Kimi Raikkonen during a Shell promotional event in Montreal Kimi...
2y ago from GrandPrix247.com

Elsewhere On The Network

Popular On MGPToday.com

Rossi: Vinales will give me the same problems as...

Valentino Rossi admits that Maverick Vinales' speed in his first MotoGP...
1d ago from Motorsport.com

Carlo Pernat: Impressive Vinales is Lorenzo’s riding...

MotoGP powerbroker Carlo Pernat assesses the class rookies and those rider...
1d ago from BikeSportNews.com

Pedrosa signed up by Wasserman management group

Sports management company Wasserman has announced that from now on it will...
1d ago from Motorsport.com

Marquez: "This year the pressure made me feel...

Marc Marquez admits the pressure he faced this year on the way to his...
2d ago from Motorsport.com

Popular On IndyCarToday.com

Andretti Autosport confirms Sato for 2017

Takuma Sato will replace Carlos Munoz in the #26 Andretti Autosport-Honda...
2h ago from Motorsport.com

Sato joins Andretti Autosport for 2017

– Takuma Sato will make the switch to Andretti Autosport for 2017,...
2h ago from GPUpdate.net

Cindric: Earlier Indy 500 start would encourage more...

Team Penske president Tim Cindric says that the Indy 500’s noon start is...
1d ago from Motorsport.com

REAR VIEW: CART at Road America, 1985

When: 1985Where: Road AmericaWhat: CART IndyCar SeriesWho: Alan Jones The...
2d ago from Racer.com

Popular On TotalWRC.com

Competition: Win M-Sport WRC prizes

Advertising British-based M-Sport has been behind Ford's involvement in...
7h ago from WRC.com

Hyundai unveils its 2017 WRC challenger

Hyundai has become the first team to reveal the 2017-spec car it will...
1d ago from Motorsport.com

Hyundai unveils 2017 WRC challenger

Advertising Drivers Thierry Neuville, Hayden Paddon and Dani Sordo...
1d ago from WRC.com

Hyundai launches its 2017 World Rally Car

Hyundai has become the first manufacturer to reveal its all-new 2017 World...
1d ago from EuroSport.com

Popular On GunnersToday.com

'A Lot Of Truth' In Arsenal Links, Says Top Boss

RB Leipzig coach Ralph Hassenhutl has confirmed reports that Arsenal have...
2h ago from AllArsenal.com

Bundesliga coach reveals Arsenal are lining him up as...

Arsenal have identified RB Leipzig boss Ralph Hasenhuttl as their next...
6h ago from CaughtOffside.com

Comments

Hottest News

Overview: Candidates to replace Rosberg

Following the shock news that Nico Rosberg will... Read More »
7h ago from GPUpdate.net

Could Alonso replace Rosberg at Mercedes?

Nico Rosberg's surprise retirement from Formula 1... Read More »
3h ago from ThisIsF1.com

Why has Rosberg retired now?

Sky F1 pundits Martin Brundle and Ted Kravitz... Read More »
7h ago from SkySports.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.