Cesare Fiorio believes that the level of Spain has exceeded the level that Monaco has shown so far
CEsare Fiorio (Torino, 1939), who served as the director of the Ferrari team from 1989 to 1991, believes that Fernando Alonso’s level is higher than that of Charles Leclerc (Charles Leclerc). ) The level of being a Scuderia driver.
He said: “The comparison with Alonso seems a bit out of proportion to me because Leclerc is very powerful and can set incredible timings for cars that surpass its possibilities, but still makes some mistakes. Lonso’s performance was worse at the time.” “Contatto” from the podcast of “Formula Passion”. The Italian was the one who took the Alonso test in Jerez in 1999, and Minardi was an unforgettable test, and he will eventually make the Spaniard enter F1 in 2001. He told Giancarlo Minardi to sign with him immediately.
Fiorio also talked about Carlos Sainz and his first steps at Ferrari, leaving very positive details. “I think Sainz is very strong. He is as strong as Leclerc in the race, but he still made some mistakes in qualifying, probably because he still doesn’t know much about the car. But he is definitely a driver. Guarantee.” He paid attention.
“This pair of drivers is very strong. I hope Sainz will soon finish qualifying after adapting to Ferrari”, Fiorio added when talking about Carlos
Regarding the performance of SF21, he thinks it is an improvement, but he obviously thinks it is behind Mercedes and Red Bull. “Compared with last year, Ferrari has made progress, although it has not closed all gaps compared to Mercedes and Red Bull.” The former rally driver in the 1960s said before joining the Fiat Automobile Group as director of sports activities.Turin