Formula 1 ringmaster Bernie Ecclestone was asked in a recent interview to reveal who he thinks was the greatest F1 driver of all time. His answer?… Read more →
A deal is reportedly almost finalised for a Cape Town Grand Prix to be held in 2013…
In a recent interview with F1’s official website, Bernie Ecclestone suggested making races more exciting with artificial rain.
Formula One fanatics are going to have to wait an extra two weeks for the season to start, as organizers of the Bahrain GP cancel the race that was due to kick off the season on March 11. The first race will be the Australian GP on March 27.
South Africa may yet host a grand prix again if a bid to host a Monaco-style street race through the roads to and around Cape Town Stadium curries finds with F1 supremo Bernie Ecclestone.
Sylvester Stallone may have tried and failed before in an effort to bring the glamour and excitement of Formula 1 to the big screen, but now somebody else is going to give it a bash, Autosport reports.
As the Swedish carmaker’s future hangs in the balance, F1 chief executive Bernie Ecclestone throws his hat in the ring as Spyker sweetens its existing bid.
Today Autosport reports that rally star Ari Vatanen has said he will stand against Max Mosley for the FIA presidency if the latter does not stand down. Ari in the driving seat would be a breath of fresh air for motorsports fans after the shenanigans of recent history…
With all its trappings of power, glamour and money, Formula One is a perfect breeding ground for ego-driven struggles. So it’s unsurprising that the posturing on both sides of the current war beween the FIA and the Formula One Teams’ Association has a strong element of déjà vu about it.
Would it be possible for the greatest teams, drivers and circuits in F1, to successfully break away from the series formally known as the FIA World Championship in order to construct an entirely new series, without the F1 name, but free from the tyranny of those who seem to do be doing their utmost to derail the pinnacle of motorsport? It certainly seems so!