But team principal Stefano Domenicali attempts to coll speculation by claiming decision has not yet been reached
German extends his championship lead to 53 points over Ferrari's Fernando Alonso after flag-to-flag victory at Monza
As Lewis Hamilton qualified only 12th for today's Italian Grand Prix after admitting that he drove "like an idiot", and the Red Bulls of Sebastian Vettel and Mark Webber crushed their opposition, the pressure on Ferrari ramped up even further as Fernando Alonso angrily declaimed his team after managing only fifth place on the grid for the race he must win if he is to stay in the world championship hunt.
The Basque team was on the verge of extinction
If Jenson Button was remotely peeved that his former team-mate Lewis Hamilton was on the podium again yesterday while he could only manage fifth place in his McLaren, he hid it well. Instead, the Briton was in buoyant mood after another race which suggests that the Woking team are getting on top of their new car.
Ferrari driver out paces team-mate Fernando Alonso
Sebastian Vettel mastered the tricky conditions to make it back-to-back pole positions to start the new Formula One season.
'Easy' triumph for dark horse but all is not well at McLaren as Button admits new car struggles
Formula One sides are in Barcelona
Ferrari's Fernando Alonso has dismissed the prospect of the new Formula One season witnessing anything close to last year's return of seven different winners from the first seven races.
Stefano Domenicali wants to see a better start than in recent seasons
Ferrari question validity of Sunday's Brazilian Grand Prix result
Ferrari president Luca di Montezemolo has issued a rallying cry ahead of Fernando Alonso's last-ditch bid to become Formula One world champion.
Briton’s triumph means that Vettel leads Alonso by just 13 points with one race left
Alonso to start Austin race from seventh on the grid
Red Bull's championship leader Sebastian Vettel will start the U.S. Grand Prix from pole position on Sunday with the German perfectly placed to secure his third Formula One title in succession.