Transcript of the Press Conference organised by the FIA
"The drivers should be more involved in the decision-making process"
"Monza is Monza and I think formula one would lose a lot without it"
"I was ready to go through the pain somehow"
"Actually the announcement caught me by surprise"
"Ferrari is pleased that an engine change is not necessary"
"It is absolutely an improvement"
"I enjoy the fight with Lewis and with Ferrari"
McLaren confirms Vandoorne will take Alonso’s place
"The race was a little bit frustrating, for sure"
"It will be a challenge"
"We are glad to have an answer"
"It was the failure of the FIA"
"Look, everyone only sees the bad"
"It flexed helpfully, as it was designed to do"
"Allison has been given total freedom to organise his life anew"
"There is no time to find another solution"
"Fernando will have a routine meeting with the FIA doctors"
"Renault regards its drivers as equals"
"If we commit ourselves to wider cars, there is no turning back"
"We are always looking for quality events"
"The fans want close racing"
"F1 is always a technological challenge that I love but..."
"There are a million people who think they can do it but..."
"We love the sport and want formula one to be fun"
"Will the Cavallino finally take a risk?"
"Adrian will be splitting his time as last year, 50-50"
Alonso’s carbo-fibre seat broke at around shoulder height
"For sure he would have aching muscles and bones lasting a week"
"In the end we will reach a favourable conclusion, I’m sure"
A great baseline
"Looking forward to going to a track I know and have won at before"
"What is going on in formula one is not good"
‘If the race could be tomorrow I’d be there, no questions asked!’
"We have not acted rashly so the format remains unchanged"
Pirelli confirms Monaco debut for ultrasoft
"Michael Schumacher always boasted about Sebastian"
"He is doing everything possible"
"It is not always easy to agree with you but..."
"Despite good financial results, the viewing figures have dropped"