Ferrari would welcome Porsche to F1

Oct.18 (GMM) Luca di Montezemolo has admitted he would welcome Porsche to Formula One.

Luca di Montezemolo, Ferrari President with Stefano Domenicali, Ferrari General Director
Luca di Montezemolo, Ferrari President with Stefano Domenicali, Ferrari General Director

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The VW-brand has played down the latest rumours about a V6-powered Grand Prix foray on the back of its forthcoming return to Le Mans, but Ferrari president Montezemolo said: "I feel great respect for Porsche, who I consider the main rival of many of our cars.

"Competition is always welcome, especially when you're sure you will win," the Italian is quoted by Spain's AS newspaper.

But even with Porsche rejecting the latest speculation, the German newspaper Kolner Express said all the signs are pointing towards a 2016 foray for the famous sports car maker.

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Series Formula 1
Drivers Luca di Montezemolo
Teams Ferrari
Article type Breaking news
Tags ferrari, montezaemolo, porsche, vw