News Details

Villeneuve: Leclerc wasn't ready for role of title challenger

Always-outspoken 1997 Formula 1 World champion Jacques Villeneuve thinks Charles Leclerc's impatience may have been the worst enemy of Ferrari in what was a woeful and below-par 2019 season for the Reds. Villeneuve believes Ferrari's early championship promise ultimately 'fell apart' during the course of the season. 'A lot depends on the chemistry of the two drivers,' Villeneuve told Formule1. 'Ferrari never said to Leclerc: It's your first year with us, your second year in F1. Relax and learn from Vettel. Then I think the team would have moved on more than it did. 'Instead, from the first race, Leclerc had the attitude of I am going to show that I am the boss and Vettel is the past. I am...
Full Story »
4d ago from GrandPrix247.com 0
Share

You May Also Be Interested In...

Leclerc's attitude in 2019 damaging to Ferrari, says...

Jacques Villeneuve reckons Charles Leclerc’s desire to not be seen as...
4d ago from GPFans.com

Leclerc held Ferrari back in 2019 - Villeneuve

Dec.3 Jacques Villeneuve thinks Charles Leclerc's impatience may have...
4d ago from OneStopStrategy.com

JV: Leclerc's attitude damaged Ferrari

Jacques Villeneuve believes Charles Leclerc's determination to prove he's...
4d ago from PlanetF1.com

Binotto: 2019 was about laying foundations for 2020

Abu Dhabi Grand Prix – Ferrari team boss Mattia Binotto says 2019...
1w ago from FormulaSpy.com

Elsewhere On The Network

Popular On MGPToday.com

MotoGP 2019 Review: Fabio Quartararo's breakout year

Motorsport Week begins its MotoGP Season Review feature pieces by delving...
10h ago from MotorsportWeek.c...

Popular On IndyCarToday.com

Watch: 2019 Team Penske season highlights

Team Penske had an extraordinary across the four series in which it...
12h ago from MotorsportWeek.c...

Popular On TotalWRC.com

Alonso hits back at "self-centred"...

No description available...
7h ago from Motorsport.com

Ott Tanak has no doubts Hyundai switch the right move

WRC champion Ott Tanak says he has no doubts his decision to leave Toyota...
14h ago from MotorsportWeek.c...

Sebastien Ogier excited to work with childhood hero...

Sebastien Ogier says he's excited to be working with his childhood...
13h ago from MotorsportWeek.c...

Popular On GunnersToday.com

Mane pips Alli & De Bruyne in rankings

Sky Sports and Budweiser, the official beer of the Premier League, have...
1h ago from SkySports.com

Brighton beat Arsenal highlights

No description available...
1h ago from SkySports.com

Ref Watch: No Vardy dive, it's a penalty

Jamie Vardy was wrongly booked for simulation in Leicester's win over...
1h ago from SkySports.com

Euro Papers: Arsenal, Everton eye Marcelino

We asked our friends at Football Whispers to round up all the latest news,...
1h ago from SkySports.com

Comments

Advertisements

Hottest News

Advertisements

Recent News

Advertisements

Advertisements

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.