Once in a while it’s good to put yourself in other people’s shoes, those who exploits you have to write about on a daily basis, telling tales of highs and lows, victories and defeats. That was the case this morning for a dozen brave Italian journalists, who chose to compete against Fernando Alonso and Felipe Massa in karts. At the end of the morning, Felipe was given a special send off by all the staff and the general public who were at Ferrari World Abu Dhabi today: even if the next time he returns it will not be as a Scuderia driver, he will always be dear to all his fans.
The sun is shining and we are at the stunning Yas Marina Circuit for the First Practice Session of the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix race weekend… Find out how Kimi Raikkonen and Romain Grosjean got on here. Follow @Lotus_F1Team Kimi Räikkönen, E21-05 Position: P6 Fastest Lap: 1:44.929 Laps Completed: 23 Romain Grosjean, E21-04 Position: P1 Fastest Lap: 1:44.421 Laps Completed: 21 [View the story "2013 Abu Dhabi GP - FP1 Report" on Storify] Follow @Lotus_F1Team Check This Out!
Lotus F1 Team Chairman Gerard Lopez sets the record straight on the issues concerning the team as it heads into the final three races of the 2013 season Follow @Lotus_F1Team What’s the objective for the team in the next three races? The objective is very clear; we want to get that second position in the Constructors’ Championship. As long as it’s mathematically possible that is the one and only objective we should have as a team