Fisichella Hints at Leaving Jordan

Italian Giancarlo Fisichella has hinted that he is ready to quit Jordan at the end of the season in a bid to fulfil his potential with a top team.

Fisichella Hints at Leaving Jordan

Italian Giancarlo Fisichella has hinted that he is ready to quit Jordan at the end of the season in a bid to fulfil his potential with a top team.

The 30-year-old has yet to win a Grand Prix after a spell with Minardi, two seasons with Jordan and four years with Benetton and he is now looking to join a team capable of pushing him to the front of the grid.

His contract with Silverstone-based Jordan expires at the end of the 2004 season but Fisichella has indicated he is likely to leave the cash-strapped team at the end of the year.

"In the last two years I've had my worst seasons in Formula One," Fisichella was quoted as saying in Autosport magazine today. "That's no good for me. I'm looking for a change at the end of the season.

"I was very confident when I signed the contract, but unfortunately we have lost a lot of sponsors and now it is getting worse. My motivation is high, but we will see what happens at the end of the season.

"My target is to drive for one of the top teams (next year) but at the moment the seats are busy. You never know what happens though."

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