Giancarlo Fisichella

Giancarlo Fisichella

1973-01-14 (age 48)
Team AF Corse


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Fisichella gets full-time 2018/19 WEC drive with GTE Am Ferrari squad

Ex-Formula 1 driver Giancarlo Fisichella will remain a Ferrari driver and return to the World Endurance Championship for the 2018/19 superseason

Ex-F1 driver Giancarlo Fisichella rejoins AF Corse for Le Mans

Three-time grand prix winner Giancarlo Fisichella will rejoin the factory AF Corse Ferrari team for next month's Le Mans 24 Hours

AF Corse splits Bruni, Fisichella for 2013 WEC title push

The factory AF Corse Ferrari team has split its lead driver pairing of Gianmaria Bruni and Giancarlo Fisichella to maximise its title chances at this weekend's World Endurance Championship finale in Bahrain

Giancarlo Fisichella: Winning GTE Pro at 2012 Le Mans 24 Hours beats Formula 1 achievements

Giancarlo Fisichella says realising his dream of winning at Le Mans outranks any of his three Formula 1 grand prix victories

AF Corse undaunted by Giancarlo Fisichella's Le Mans practice crash

AF Corse team owner Amato Ferrari believes that its lead Ferrari 458 can still win the GTE Pro category despite having to build a car up around a new chassis after Giancarlo Fisichella crashed at the Porsche Curves during practice on Wednesday

Fisichella to make Le Mans debut

Three-time grand prix winner and Ferrari Formula 1 reserve driver Giancarlo Fisichella will make his Le Mans 24 Hours debut next month

Why Fisichella isn't giving up on a race seat yet Plus

Why Fisichella isn't giving up on a race seat yet

Giancarlo Fisichella may be listed as Ferrari's reserve driver in 2010, but the Italian isn't ready to let go of racing just yet and could still land a drive this year

Fisichella eyeing race drive for 2010

Giancarlo Fisichella is still hoping to land a race seat in Formula 1 this season, despite his contract as Ferrari's reserve driver

Fisichella: Force India return possible

Giancarlo Fisichella has not ruled out the possibility of returning to Force India next season, ahead of discussions with his Ferrari team about racing opportunities in 2010

Fisichella: No regrets over Ferrari move

Giancarlo Fisichella says he has no regrets about having joined the Ferrari team despite struggling to make an impression since then

Q & A with Giancarlo Fisichella

Q. Has it been any more difficult for you in Singapore than it was in Monza?

Fisichella says he is lacking confidence

Giancarlo Fisichella insists that he needs more running to get used to the Ferrari F60 after qualifying only 18th for the Singapore Grand Prix

Fisichella laments qualifying struggle

Giancarlo Fisichella believes his poor qualifying position was the main reason why he failed to score points on his debut with Ferrari

Fisichella: No regrets on Ferrari move

Giancarlo Fisichella says he has no regrets whatsoever about having moved to Ferrari, despite failing to match the performance of his former team Force India in qualifying at Monza

Q & A with Giancarlo Fisichella

Giancarlo Fisichella finished his first practice session as a Ferrari driver in a promising eighth place - ahead of team-mate Kimi Raikkonen - but things went less well in the afternoon at Monza, when he slipped to 20th

Fisichella enjoys 'positive' first day

Giancarlo Fisichella felt he had made a satisfying start to his Ferrari stint in practice at Monza, suggesting that he made good progress with understanding the car even though he was at the foot of the times at the end of the day

Fisichella could still race in 2010

Ferrari boss Stefano Domenicali says Giancarlo Fisichella could continue racing with another team in 2010 alongside his role as Ferrari's reserve driver

Fisichella spurred on by home pressure

Giancarlo Fisichella believes the pressure of racing for Ferrari on home ground at Monza this weekend will only serve to help him deliver in his first race for the outfit

The perfect storm: Fisichella shocks Spa Plus

The perfect storm: Fisichella shocks Spa

Giancarlo Fisichella and Force India were the sensation of the Belgian Grand Prix, starting from pole and fighting for victory until the very last corner. Adam Cooper looks at how the Italian driver and his team upset the order at Spa

Ferrari reckons Fisichella will boost team

Ferrari president Luca di Montezemolo says his team can now look forward to its home grand prix at Monza next week full of confidence after securing the services of Giancarlo Fisichella

Fisichella: Ferrari drive a dream for me

Giancarlo Fisichella says he cannot believe how his life has been transformed in the past week after being officially confirmed as a Ferrari driver for the remainder of 2009

Fisichella thankful to Force India

Giancarlo Fisichella has thanked his former Force India team for agreeing to release him from his contract so he can achieve his lifetime ambition and race for Ferrari

Force India releases Fisichella to Ferrari

Giancarlo Fisichella will be the second Ferrari driver from the Italian Grand Prix after he was released from his contract by his Force India team on Thursday

Mallya: No Ferrari Fisichella talk yet

Force India owner Vijay Mallya insists there has been no contact yet from Ferrari regarding a deal to switch Giancarlo Fisichella to the Italian outfit

Hero status awaits Fisichella at Monza

Giancarlo Fisichella's manager Enrico Zanarini says the Italian can expect a hero's welcome, regardless of who he drives for, when he races in Monza in two week's time following his performance in Spa

Fisichella: I could have won

Giancarlo Fisichella believes he could have won the Belgian Grand Prix after scoring an historic second place finish for the Force India team

Raikkonen wins again as Fisichella stars

Kimi Raikkonen used Ferrari's KERS technology to full effect as he scored a breathless victory for the Scuderia in the Belgian Grand Prix just ahead of Force India's Giancarlo Fisichella, who scored the team's first ever points

Exclusive interview with Fisichella

The whole Formula 1 paddock was shocked on Saturday when Giancarlo Fisichella gave his Force India team an unexpected pole position for the Belgian Grand Prix

Fisichella: The best moment of my life

Giancarlo Fisichella has described taking pole position for the Belgian Grand Prix as one of the 'best moments' of his life

Fisichella celebrates 'unbelievable' pole

Giancarlo Fisichella celebrated what he labelled as an "unbelievable" pole position for the Belgian Grand Prix, the Italian admitting he never expected such a result

Fisichella takes shock pole at Spa

Giancarlo Fisichella took an historic and surprising first pole position for Force India in qualifying for the Belgian Grand Prix at Spa

Fisichella focusing on Force India job

Giancarlo Fisichella says he is not wasting any time thinking about what will happen with Ferrari until he gets a call from the Italian squad

Fisichella targets top 15 in qualifying

Giancarlo Fisichella is targeting the top 15 in tomorrow's qualifying for the Belgian Grand Prix, despite an impressive start to the weekend in practice on Friday

Q & A with Giancarlo Fisichella

Giancarlo Fisichella has been linked to a drive with Ferrari for the Italian Grand Prix at Monza, though the Force India denies he has spoken to the team

Fisichella 'dreaming' of Ferrari drive

Giancarlo Fisichella says it would be a 'dream come true' to race for Ferrari in the Italian Grand Prix at Monza

Fisichella eager to keep racing in 2010

Force India's Giancarlo Fisichella is keen to keep racing in Formula 1 next year, despite reports that he could retire or move into a testing role

Fisichella praises Force India's progress

Giancarlo Fisichella praised Force India's step forward at the British Grand Prix after the Italian put on one of his strongest performances of the season

Fisichella says start cost him point

Giancarlo Fisichella believes that a bad start cost him the chance to score Force India's first point of the season in the Monaco Grand Prix

Fisichella sorry for pitstop blunder

Giancarlo Fisichella was sorry for the pitstop blunder that cost him the chance of scoring a better result at the Australian Grand Prix

Fisichella: 2009 key year for me

Giancarlo Fisichella has said that he needs to see Force India make a step forward in 2009 if he is to stop himself calling time on his Formula 1 career at the end of the year

Q & A with Giancarlo Fisichella

Like fellow veteran Rubens Barrichello, Giancarlo Fisichella finished the 2008 season surrounded by speculation that he could be out of Formula 1

Q & A with Giancarlo Fisichella

Conducted and provided by Force India's press office.

Fisichella: I can't afford poor season

Giancarlo Fisichella believes he must have a good season in 2009 if he is to have a shot at staying in Formula One for another year

Fisichella pleased with VJM02's first run

Giancarlo Fisichella says he was pleasantly 'surprised' by his first impressions of Force India's new VJM02 after its debut run at Jerez in Spain on Sunday

Q & A with Giancarlo Fisichella

Giancarlo Fisichella gave the new Force India VJM02 its public testing debut at Jerez today, getting his first taste of the car in the process after teammate Adrian Sutil had conducted the shakedown

Fisichella expects Spain debut for KERS

Giancarlo Fisichella does not expect his Force India team to run their McLaren-Mercedes kinetic energy recovery system until the Spanish Grand Prix in May

Fisichella hopes to prolong F1 career

Veteran Giancarlo Fisichella is hoping that the new Force India-Mercedes VJM-02 will give him a springboard to prolong his career in Formula One

Exclusive Q & A with Giancarlo Fisichella

Giancarlo Fisichella will start his 14th season of Formula One this year, and after a point-less season with Force India in 2008, he hopes the team's new McLaren-Mercedes deal will at least allow him to get back into the upper midfield

Fisichella says 2009 a great opportunity

Giancarlo Fisichella believes the radical rule changes, allied to new technical partnerships, will give his Force India team a great opportunity to shine next year

Force India keep Fisichella and Sutil

Force India have confirmed that they will keep an unchanged driver line-up for the 2009 season

Fisichella: No doubts about 2009 seat

Giancarlo Fisichella insists there are no doubts about his continued presence at the Force India team in 2009, despite the deal with McLaren-Mercedes

Fisichella adamant his future is safe

Giancarlo Fisichella says he is not worried about his future at the Force India team, despite Pedro de la Rosa testing for the Silverstone-based squad

Fisichella baffled by grip issues

Giancarlo Fisichella says his Force India team were at a loss to explain the grip problems he had during practice for the Brazilian Grand Prix

Fisichella hoping for points if race wet

Force India driver Giancarlo Fisichella is confident that he will be in a position to fight for points from 12th on the grid if the Italian Grand Prix is run in wet conditions

Fisichella delighted to reach Q2 at last

Giancarlo Fisichella was delighted to get his Force India into Q2 for the first time this season in qualifying for the Italian Grand Prix

Fisichella laments lack of running

Giancarlo Fisichella lamented his lack of running during second practice for the Belgian Grand Prix after crashing out in the tricky conditions

Fisichella encouraged by performance

Giancarlo Fisichella was encouraged by his Force India team's performance at the European Grand Prix, despite finishing a lap down in 14th position

Fisichella happy with seamless shift 'box

Both Force India drivers Giancarlo Fisichella and Adrian Sutil were happy with the performance of the team's new seamless-shift gearbox as the Indian-backed squad showed an upturn in competitiveness on the first day's practice for the European Grand Prix

Fisichella hoping for Safety Car fortune

Force India's Giancarlo Fisichella is hoping for a lucky safety car period to give him a shot at a first points finish of the season in the European Grand Prix at the Valencia street circuit

Fisichella handed 25-second penalty

Giancarlo Fisichella has been handed a 25-second penalty at the German Grand Prix after unlapping himself when he was not allowed to