F1 | Vettel-Hamilton, MINARDI “The decision was too hasty”


Five days from the Canadian grand prix the penalty the marshals gave Vettel that gave Lewis Hamilton the win is still a hot theme. The marshals followed what the regulations say, but I am still of the idea that in that predicament Vettel could not … [Continua...]

F1 | GP Canada, THE POINT by Gian Carlo Minardi “These penalties are killing motorsport”


I do not agree that a race as tight as the Canadian Gran Prix with three drivers within a bare 6” after 70 laps should be ruined by judge’s decision. These decisions are killing Motorsport. We saw a hard fought race between two great drivers. … [Continua...]

F1 | GP Canada, MINARDI “The haemorrhage must be stemmed”


Formula 1 flew overseas and reached Canada on a track which, for its technical characteristics, should favour cars with medium-low down force, such as Ferrari. Montreal is a very demanding track with long straights and noteworthy braking where the … [Continua...]

F1 | Gp Montecarlo, THE POINT by Gian Carlo Minardi “Hamilton perfect. Ferrari, how many mistakes”


Lewis Hamilton won one of the most exciting Montecarlo grands prix with four drivers within barely 4 seconds. The Mercedes driver confirmed he is a very great champion since, despite his problems with the tyres, he brought home an important win in … [Continua...]

F1 | MINARDI “NIKI leaves us as a Champion, as a great test driver, manager and charismatic man”


Ciao NIKI. Last night we lost not only a Champion and a piece of world automobile history but a great test driver who knew how to make difference in setting up a car when telemetry did not exist, a charismatic man and a successful manager who knew … [Continua...]

The Racing Team Nederland at the 24 hours of Le Mans with the colours of the M192. MINARDI “It is an honour that Frits van Eerd chose these colours”

WhatsApp Image 2019-05-15 at 10.56.50 (6)

The colour scheme of the Lamborghini powered Minardi M192 that was the protagonist of F1 in 1992 with Alessandro Zanardi, Gianni Morbidelli and Christian Fittipaldi who took sixth place in the Japanese Grand Prix at Suzuka will come back onto the … [Continua...]

Gp Spain | THE POINT by GIAN CARLO MINARDI “It was the grand prix of truth”


We are facing an incredible monopoly that will be hard to stop. This was the fifth double labelled Mercedes in as many grands prix but what should worry us most of all above all was race pace set by Hamilton and Bottas that highlighted, especially … [Continua...]

Gp Barcelona, MINARDI “The last resort for Ferrari? Almost”

F1 Testing Barcelona 26 February - 1 March 2019

We are going back to where it all began. Formula makes its entry in Europe on the Montmelò track, the stage for the winter tests. This track has no secrets for the drivers and the teams. Here Ferrari had fuelled hopes for a world championship by … [Continua...]

Great success of the fourth edition of the Historic Minardi Day. More than 15,000 present over the two days. Patrese on the track

Historic Minardi Day_2019_600

There was a sea of people at the Enzo and Dino Ferrari International Circuit, the stage of the fourth edition of the Historic Minardi Day that over the two days set a new crowd record. In fact, over the two days more than 15,000 people the fans … [Continua...]

AYRTON DAY –The Imola circuit celebrates the brazilian champion


On Wednesday May 1st the Enzo and Dino Ferrari Circuit will be the stage for the Ayrton Day in memory of Senna, twenty five years after the demise of the Brazilian champion. The day will give fans the chance to experience the commemoration in … [Continua...]

Ready to turn on the spotlights on the fourth edition of the Historic Minardi Day, program on april 27th and 28th at the Autodromo di Imola


“Next weekend at Imola’s Enzo and Dino Ferrari Circuit we will tell a good part of the history of Formula 1 that at Shanghai crossed the line of its 1,000th grand prix, thanks to a starting grid of more than 30 F2 racing cars, together with many … [Continua...]

Historic Minardi Day | Lego® blocks protagonists in Imola


In collaboration with the HISTORIC MINARDI DAY, the LEGO® Enthusiasts Group BrianzaLUG (Recognized LEGO® User Group) and their friends of Æmilia Bricks and Piemonte Bricks LUG, are organizing the first edition of the BrianzaLUG for MINARDI DAY … [Continua...]

Historic Minardi Day | The champions of motorsport “will invade” the imola circuit. Patrese at the wheel of the Williams and Lancia


Saturday 27 and Sunday 28 April the Enzo and Dino Ferrari International Circuit will be the stage for the fourth edition of the Historic Minardi Day, the event that rewrote the rules of sporting events by placing the fans and the enthusiasts in … [Continua...]