Ferrari pushing for Sainz to join Abu Dhabi F1 test

Lobbying from Renault led to the FIA opening the one-day test up for Fernando Alonso to run some miles in the Enstone team’s 2020 car, while Sebastien Buemi is expected to drive for Red Bull and Robert Kubica for Alfa Romeo. Crucially, the current McLaren driver will be free contractually, and will thus be able…Continue Reading

Exclusive – Tottenham Hotspur are continuing to scour Europe for central defenders, with Sassuolo’s Gian Marco Ferrari among the options being looked at ahead of the January transfer window.Spurs currently have five centre-back options, with regular first-choice pairing Toby Alderweireld and Eric Dier supported by Davinson Sanchez, Joe Rodon and 21-year-old academy graduate Japhet Tanganga.However,…Continue Reading

Why Ferrari hobbling Vettel doesn’t make any sense

After another difficult time at the Portuguese Grand Prix, where Leclerc qualified and finished fourth while Vettel started 15th and came home 10th, the German expressed some frustration afterwards about his plight. His comments to German broadcaster RTL were interpreted by some as him suggesting that the two Ferrari cars may not be completely equal.…Continue Reading

Ferrari warned after Sebastian Vettel and Charles Leclerc are seen breaching coronavirus protocol

The Independent employs reporters around the world to bring you truly independent journalism. To support us, please consider a contribution. Formula One’s governing body has warned Ferrari about the risks of breaching the sport’s Covid-19 protocol and protective ‘bubble’. Ferrari drivers Charles Leclerc and Sebastian Vettel have been seen mixing with people outside their individual team…Continue Reading