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F1 Testing In Abu Dhabi - Day One

Clearly, Ferrari doesn’t race for fourth place, and this week, major changes continued at the Scuderia.

It was a rough year for Ferrari, and the Scuderia conducted its season-ending tests in Abu Dhabi this week with a view toward a fresh start in 2015 with new leaders and a new ace driver.

Though plenty of other Formula One teams were disappointed with their finishes in 2014, Ferrari was perhaps the most eager to put this season in its rear-view mirror. The Scuderia finished a distant fourth in the Constructors standings with 216 points, well behind No. 1 Mercedes (701 points), and Ferrari failed to win a single race as the Silver Arrows dominated the grid.

It was an especially bitter pill for a team that claims 16 Constructors championships and 15 Drivers titles – the most in history – and is the only surviving team from F1’s first season, 1950.

Clearly, Ferrari doesn’t race for fourth place, and this week, major changes continued at the Scuderia.

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