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Where's Fernando going to go?

Message par 00521 le Mer Oct 08, 2014 5:00 pm

Looks like Vettel really jumped Alonso in the F-1 musical chairs game...

Alonso wanted to leave, but Vettel pushed him out before he was ready.

McLaren wants 2 years, not one... and yet no one knows how good the new Honda power plant will be, after so many years absence from F-1... Worse, Ron Dennis is giving him a pretty tough negotiation fight.

So, where's Fernando going to go?

Will he take a year off... , and just aim for Mercedes in 2016?


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Re: Where's Fernando going to go?

Message par Panda le Mer Oct 08, 2014 5:18 pm

He could be Cycling Team Director (means retired from F1). I think he has expressed this desire before. Although as it seems, is not good to be forced to retire. He should have come with that decision before the music started to play

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Re: Where's Fernando going to go?

Message par KoKiNa le Mer Oct 08, 2014 6:00 pm

LCDM said their thoughts were Bianchi to be driving the third Ferrari car. Is this now a near to real possibilty to see a third car from main teams? Alonso, Hamilton and Nico in Mercedes at the same time, explosive!
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Re: Where's Fernando going to go?

Message par RaySinKa le Mer Oct 08, 2014 6:31 pm

Marussia might have a spare seat going, unless Button is squatting over it Smile

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Re: Where's Fernando going to go?

Message par Gary le Jeu Oct 09, 2014 2:19 pm

Alonso wants a Mercedes seat, but Mercedez doesn't want Alonso.
McLaren is best option for him, but does he go there is another matter.

I am talking about 2015 only. 2016 Mercedez might change their minds.

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Re: Where's Fernando going to go?

Message par JPS4ever le Jeu Oct 09, 2014 4:44 pm


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Re: Where's Fernando going to go?

Message par esterence le Jeu Oct 09, 2014 7:16 pm

I really hope he goes back to Mclaren. He have unfinished business there.
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Re: Where's Fernando going to go?

Message par Zag le Lun Oct 13, 2014 10:12 pm


McLaren cannot afford him... apart from his wages there is the £100 million excess...

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Re: Where's Fernando going to go?

Message par 00521 le Mar Oct 14, 2014 3:49 am

Zag a écrit:
McLaren cannot afford him... apart from his wages there is the £100 million excess...

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Zag,

£100 million?...  The Ferrari Contract?

Wasn't it written in stone to go until the end of 2016?

Therefore, he has to sit out the season, ...or else work for peanuts.

VERY tough break...




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Re: Where's Fernando going to go?

Message par Zag le Mar Oct 14, 2014 10:22 am

I was joking about McLarens fine the last time he was there.....

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Re: Where's Fernando going to go?

Message par 00521 le Mar Oct 14, 2014 12:09 pm

Zag a écrit:I was joking about McLarens fine the last time he was there.....

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Ah... yes, that was interesting.

That little intrigue had Ron Dennis pay off Bernie's fine to the German Courts on the Gribowsky bribe light years in advance.

Have to give the entire bunch credit for forward thinking...



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Re: Where's Fernando going to go?

Message par Zag le Mar Oct 14, 2014 4:41 pm

I am sure Max had a decent amount too....

It is funny to think that if Fernando goes to McLaren he will have more Ferrari data than was
ever the case the last time....  and like last time, utterly useless..!!

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Re: Where's Fernando going to go?

Message par 00521 le Mar Oct 14, 2014 10:26 pm

Zag a écrit:I am sure Max had a decent amount too....

It is funny to think that if Fernando goes to McLaren he will have more Ferrari data than was
ever the case the last time....  and like last time, utterly useless..!!

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How TRUE. Shocked

You really can't make this stuff up.



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Re: Where's Fernando going to go?

Message par 00521 le Mar Oct 14, 2014 10:32 pm

Panda a écrit:He could be Cycling Team Director (means retired from F1). I think he has expressed this desire before. Although as it seems, is not good to be forced to retire. He should have come with that decision before the music started to play

Panda,

It's so surreal... as you so correctly said... he's misplayed his hand, badly and Vettel jumped in.

So here's Alonso... one of the top 3 on the grid at ANY time, maybe even the BEST of the field when he's "ON".... and he may be essentially finished in the sport...

All because of the high stakes poli-trix off F-1 and the rush to fill seats with nameless, young drivers who work for less, bring cash for paid seats,  and also bring a different age demographic.

Had he not argued with the Scuderia's new management... there might have still been a 3rd car for him, should Ferrari choose to ever go that route... but not after the rumored, heated, argument with Mattiacci... if that indeed even happened.


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Re: Where's Fernando going to go?

Message par Gary le Mar Oct 14, 2014 11:45 pm

If big teams go three cars route, expect Ferdi at Merc!

BUT, he has said himself that his next car does NOT have Merc engine!

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Re: Where's Fernando going to go?

Message par F1 forever le Mer Oct 15, 2014 6:04 am

...hell?

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Re: Where's Fernando going to go?

Message par KoKiNa le Mer Oct 15, 2014 10:19 am

Alonso out of Ferrari is only a rumour as said by himself. Anyway I don't think he will stay one more year there and Vettel is in Ferrari for sure though he cannot proclamme that until Fern says what he will do next year (maybe Kimi's again out of Ferrari...) Everybody's future depends on Fernando decision. If that is not a TOP1 driver, I don't know what you call that.
Retirement or sabatic year is not an option said himself also.
Sometimes I don't know if you are talking of the same Fernando Alonso Diaz... You'll be surprised in the next days (as said himself also)
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Re: Where's Fernando going to go?

Message par F1 forever le Jeu Oct 16, 2014 12:08 pm

KoKiNa a écrit:Alonso out of Ferrari is only a rumour as said by himself.

Montezemolo confirms Alonso will leave Ferrari

http://en.espnf1.com/ferrari/motorsport/story/180075.html
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Re: Where's Fernando going to go?

Message par KoKiNa le Lun Oct 20, 2014 10:34 pm

F1 forever a écrit:
KoKiNa a écrit:Alonso out of Ferrari is only a rumour as said by himself.

Montezemolo confirms Alonso will leave Ferrari

http://en.espnf1.com/ferrari/motorsport/story/180075.html

So, it's not only a rumour anymore... Razz
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Re: Where's Fernando going to go?

Message par DamijanD le Mar Nov 11, 2014 10:23 am

I read that McLarren will confirm Fonzi before last race.

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Re: Where's Fernando going to go?

Message par zing le Jeu Nov 13, 2014 1:54 am

DamijanD a écrit:I read that McLarren will confirm Fonzi before last race.

It's the only logical place. Perhaps Button should go to Ferrari - I suspect he'd do better than
Kimi - sorry Gary
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Re: Where's Fernando going to go?

Message par RaySinKa le Jeu Nov 13, 2014 10:39 am

I have to say, with regret, Button will not feature in next years F1 line up.

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