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Drastic change of power at Ferrari: renstal dismisses F1 team boss

Ferrari has officially departure was confirmed team boss Maurizio Arrivabene. The team boss of the F1 team, Ferrari is just another name in a long line of employees who over the past years to the side. The 61-year-old Italian should his executive role be given to Mattia Binotto, who since July of 2016 was employed as technical director at the renowned racing team.

After the Italian Gazetta dello Sport earlier today reported that Arrivabene Ferrari would leave the air for an entire day of rumors. Eventually left Ferrari in the evening, in a press release to know that the ways of the Italian brand and Maurizio Arrivabene separate.

“After four years of tremendous dedication will leave Maurizio Arrivabene, the team,” according to a statement. “The decision was developed jointly with the topmangement of the company was taken and that after long discussions about the personal interests of both Maurizio and the team.”

Arrivabene was at the end of 2014 appointed to replace Marco Mattiacci. His assignment was clear: create Ferrari again world champion. Sebastian Vettel was the designated pilot, but the quadruple world champion saw the past few seasons, becoming a pilot of the Mercedes of the title grab. Arrivabene managed to renstal again a lot more competitive. In its press release, thanks Ferrari Arrivabene therefor, all, of course, is also painful that Ferrari, especially the past two seasons failed to deliver until the end of the season to fight for the title, let alone the title to conquer. The renstal had perhaps the fastest car, but saw yet again that Mercedes, the red car has. Lewis Hamilton (Mercedes) won the world championship, Sebastian Vettel (Ferrari) finished second in the championship.

As the season progressed, would all pile up the errors on Ferrari and often was the team leader responsible for tactical and strategic blunders. The new president of Ferrari, John Elkann, is the time ripe for a new team boss. Especially because the tensions between Arrivabene and Binotto climbed.

Change of power

The past years were there within Ferrari already quite a few people in key positions within the Ferrari changed. Arrivabene is now the latest name in a very long row. The Italian with immediate effect, replaced by Mattia Binotto. Binotto is working since 1995 at the technical department of Ferrari, and climbed gradually up to the highest position. He was intended by expressly in the interest of other racing stables. Ferrari wanted him, however, don’t let go, and decided to offer him a new promotion to award, at the expense of Arrivabene.

It is now especially look forward or Ferrari next F1 season will be able to stand up to the champion to crown, something which it has been since 2007 is waiting for. The Fin Kimi Räikkönen is the last pilot to Ferrari when the race concerned. He is this year replaced by the Monegask Charles Leclerc.

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