Formula 1 gossip and rumours from international media

Felipe Massa and Nico Rosberg
Germany's Rosberg (right) has impressed in recent seasons with Mercedes

Mercedes driver Nico Rosberg has emerged as a candidate to replace Felipe Massa at Ferrari when the Brazilian's contract ends after the 2012 season. Full story: Autosprint [in Italian]external-link

The Drag Reduction System activation zone for this weekend's Turkish Grand Prix will be shortly before Turn 11 at Istanbul Park. After activation, the system will stay open until the drivers reach the braking zone at Turn 12. FIA official website external-link

McLaren driver Jenson Button has been preparing for the Turkish Grand Prix by practising his love for triathlon-related sports - biking through Richmond, near London, and swimming in a nearby lake. Jenson Button on Twitterexternal-link

Red Bull has fixed its Kers problems ahead of this weekend's Turkish Grand Prix, according to the team's consultant Helmut Marko. The championship leaders have struggled with the technology so far this year. Bild [in German]external-link

This story will be updated throughout the day.

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