Scuderia Ferrari confirmed on Wednesday that after three years with the Prancing Horse their technical director James Allison has left the team.
In a statement Ferrari Team Principal Maurizio Arrivabene stated:
The Team would like to thank James for his commitment and sacrifice during the time spent together, and wishes him success and serenity for his future endeavors.
James Allison who rejoined Ferrari in 2014 following a spell at the Lotus F1 Team commented by saying:
During the years I spent at Ferrari, at two different stages and covering different roles, I could get to know and appreciate the value of the team and of the people, women and men, which are part of it. I want to thank them all for the great professional and human experience we shared. I wish everybody a happy future with lots of success.
Ferrari have confirmed that Mattia Binotto has been appointed as Chief Technical Officer replacing Allison.