Alfa Romeo considers returning to Formula 1


December 14, 2015
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Alexander S


  • Sergio Marcchione Alfa Romeo

Sergio Marchionne, president of Ferrari, talked about possibility of Alfa Romeo’s return in Formula 1 championship.

 

Still in the hearts of his fans

Marchionne, who is also CEO of Alfa Romeo, said there is a chance for famous brand of Fiat factory to compete again in prestigious competition after last race in 1985.

 

“Alfa Romeo is still in the hearts of Formula 1 lovers and that is incredible! That’s why we are thinking of returning to Formula 1 and to be competitive. For Alfa Romeo that return is very important,” said Marchionne.

 

Alfa Romeo has great F1 history

Alfa Romeo was a member of Formula 1 from 1950 to 1985, while until 1988 they were present as engine supplier. As a team, Alfa Romeo achieved 11 wins in 110 races, and their legendary drivers Nino Farina and Juan Manuel Fangio won Drivers’ championship titles in 1950 and 1951.

 

Juank Manuel Fangio Alfa Rome 159

Alfa Romeo Tipo 159

 

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