"The problem is that all the drivers want to finish their careers at Ferrari, which isn't good" - Bernie Ecclestone
If the system had already been in place, both Ferrari drivers would have championships: Massa not Hamilton in 2008, and Alonso not Vettel in 2012.
Mario Andretti: "... we saw what was Montezemolo's reaction."
The team’s third place nonetheless represents a sign of continuity at the top that has no equal.
Fernando Alonso came third at the Carlos Pace circuit. Felipe Massa ended his final race in a Prancing Horse car in seventh position.
Qualifying in Sao Paulo for the Brazilian Grand Prix was delayed due to the flooded areas on the Interlagos circuit.
Fernando Alonso ended up third for Scuderia Ferrari with team-mate Felipe Massa ninth to give him a fifth row start in his home race tomorrow.
Fernando Alonso and Felipe Massa completed 47 laps, 23 for the former and one more for the latter.
Mercedes drivers have a slightly different view on Massa's move to Williams team.
Massa insists he will remain a "professional" racing driver in his own right at Williams.