The Gazzetta dello Sport even announces this Tuesday on its website that John Elkann, the president of Ferrari, has taken the decision to dismiss Binotto from his duties at the end of the season. According to the Italian media, the French Frédéric Vasseur will succeed the Italian at the head of the Scuderia.
According to our information, nothing has yet been finalized but the current Alfa Romeo boss is on John Elkann’s shortlist, as are his compatriot Laurent Mekies, Ferrari sporting director, and Andreas Seidl, the McLaren Team Principal. The track of Antonello Coletta, the brand’s GT program manager, is also studied.
Less than two hours after the publication of the Gazzetta, Ferrari issued a disclaimer: “As regards speculation in some media regarding the position of Scuderia Ferrari team principal Mattia Binotto, Ferrari states that these rumors are completely unfounded. »