Ferrari running out of patience
Autocratic Ferrari president Luca di Montezemolo has made clear that for drivers and crew alike, the team comes first. Formula One may be on its summer vacation, but that hasn't stopped Ferrari promising more major stories as it fights a mounting crisis over their lost form. Ferrari president Luca di Montezemolo felt it was essential that he reprimanded double former champion Fernando Alonso for airing his disappointment in public.
This came about in 1991 when Prost said his Ferrari 643 was no pleasure to drive - and suggested it would be easier to drive a truck. Alonso, following the Hungarian Grand Prix where he finished fifth, was asked what he would like to be given as a gift to celebrate his 32nd birthday (on the Monday after the race) and replied by saying “someone else's car”.... Read the full, comprehensive news article and discuss at Daily News