Formula One

 
                === Ferrari names new Formula One car F14 T ===
 
 Maranello,  Italy (SportsNetwork.com) - Ferrari is naming its 2014 Formula One
 car the F14 T, based on results from an online vote by the fans.
 
 The Italian team said in a release that it received a total of 1,123,741 votes
 from  208 countries on  its website during a nine-day period. The F14 T picked
 up  the most  votes with 369,711 (32.9  percent), but the F166 Turbo came in a
 close  second at  350,607 (31.2  percent).  Others receiving  votes were:  F14
 Scuderia (211,263), F14 Maranello (138,220) and F616 (53,940).
 
 "It's  nice to know  the name of the car has been chosen by our fans," Ferrari
 team  principal  Stefano Domenicali  said. "The amazing  number of votes shows
 just  how popular  Ferrari has  always been  and this  will be,  as always,  a
 further impetus for us to do well this year."
 
 Ferrari  is  scheduled to  unveil its  new F1 car  online on Saturday. McLaren
 became  the  first team  to showcase its  car, the MP4-29,  for this season on
 Friday.  Ferrari's driver  lineup this year includes Fernando Alonso, the 2005
 and '06 F1 world champion, and Kimi Raikkonen, the 2007 titleholder.
 
 01/24 14:38:22 ET

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