Bernie Ecclestone

Hamilton most popular driver in F1 fan survey

MONACO (Reuters) - Formula One is feeling a fresh wave of optimism under its new owners, while Lewis Hamilton and Fernando Alonso are the two most popular drivers, according to an extensive fan survey released on Friday.<p>The Motorsport Network's Global Fan Survey, carried out in 15 languages and …

Auto Racing

Tamara Ecclestone: ‘I only spent 6 minutes away from my daughter in 3 years’

Since becoming a mother, the socialite and heiress Tamara Ecclestone explains why she’s more interested in parenting than parties...<p>In the past three years, Tamara Ecclestone has had something of an unexpected reinvention. The daughter of former Formula 1 chief executive Bernie Ecclestone and once …

Parenting

Bernie Ecclestone vs Eddie Jordan: the big F1 interview

Ahead of the Monaco GP, here’s TG TV’s Eddie Jordan grilling Bernie on all things F1<p>25 May 2017<p>0<p>Watch two mini Mustangs tussle in the wet<p>With epic …

Autos

Why F1 must adopt MotoGP's key concepts - F1

For a category regarded by many as Formula 1's 'opposition', the merits and structures of MotoGP have been referenced rather a lot in recent times by …

Formula Racing

It Is Becoming Increasingly Clear That F1's Old Boss Was Killing The Sport

The way we think about Formula 1 as a pinnacle of motor racing is largely thanks to the work of its last boss, bemused hobgoblin Bernie Ecclestone. …

Auto Racing

Carey: Goal is to create long-term partnerships with teams

Formula 1 chief Chase Carey is determined to negotiate a fairer and more transparent distribution of wealth system than currently exists with the …

Ferrari fan gesture unlikely under previous F1 owners - Carey

Formula 1 CEO Chase Carey believes getting a young Ferrari fan to meet Kimi Raikkonen during the Spanish Grand Prix was an example of how the sport's …

Auto Racing

F1 does the right thing as Ferrari fan Thomas Danel cries when hero crashes out // F1 News // James Allen on F1 – The official James Allen website on F1

F1 doesn’t really do heartwarming.<p>It does cynical and in the last few years it has done dysfunctional to a high level.<p>But in Spain today it did tug …

Auto Racing

Formula One owner unveils long-term investment plan

Formula One’s new owner Liberty Media has unveiled a five-year business plan to steer the sport away from what it says was a “very short-term focus” under former supremo Bernie Ecclestone.<p>In January Nasdaq-listed Liberty paid $8bn (£6.2bn) to buy F1’s parent company Delta Topco from the private …

Auto Racing

Williams Formula 1 sleepover competition gets approval

Share this article on Facebook Twitter LinkedIn Google+ Email<p>Formula 1's new owner has approved a unique competition for fans to sleep in the …

Auto Racing

Liberty Media To Double Formula One's Headcount

Liberty Media Corporation has revealed plans to double staff numbers at the headquarters of Formula One from 75 to 150 in a bid to boost revenues of the auto racing series which it acquired for $8 billion in January.<p>It could cost F1’s ten teams as much as $6.5 million as their prize money is …

Business

F1 to step up fan engagement push in Spain

Formula One will introduce new measures to engage with fans at the Spanish Grand Prix following the successful relaxation of social media rules for …

Auto Racing

How to fix Formula 1's poverty trap - F1

The week of the Spanish Grand Prix traditionally features Autosport revealing payments made to teams during the course of a season by commercial …

F1 power-broker Liberty plots fresh shake-up

Sky News has learnt that Liberty Media Corporation, which struck an $8bn deal to gain control of F1 last autumn, is in talks to co-ordinate a deal …

Auto Racing

Bernie Ecclestone bites back after F1 chief Chase Carey's business barbs

Bernie Ecclestone has hit back after he was accused by new Formula One chairman Chase Carey of stunting the sport’s growth in the final years of his …

Formula One

'He's dead right' Bernie Ecclestone responds after Chase Carey accused him of stifling F1 growth

Formula One CEO Chase Carey has accused his predecessor Bernie Ecclestone of stifling the growth of the sport during the last few years of his …

Auto Racing

Prince Albert: We pay what we have to pay

Although little is known publicly about the amounts paid by organisers to host Formula 1 races, it is known that deals have been negotiated on an …

Formula One

Ecclestone 'envious' of Carey's short-term focus in F1

Former Formula 1 CEO Bernie Ecclestone admits that he is "envious" replacement Chase Carey can make changes that help the sport in the short-term, …

Auto Racing

Ecclestone dismissive of Carey's comments

Much like a new partner who seems determined to find fault with everything about their predecessor; their hair, their clothes, their taste in music, …

Auto Racing

Carey accuses Ecclestone of stunting F1's growth

1:50 PM BST<p>Formula One chairman Chase Carey has accused his predecessor Bernie Ecclestone of stunting the sport's growth in the final years of his …

Auto Racing

‘Frustrating’ habit could have buried F1

Indy Alonso 'never happier'0:43<p>Motor Sport: Two-time formula one world champion Fernando Alonso has breezed through his IndyCar orientation.<p>6 hours …

Formula One

Bernie Ecclestone stunted F1, claims new Formula One chief Chase Carey

Carey succeeded Ecclestone in January after Liberty Media’s $8.3 billion takeover of F1.<p>Formula One’s new chairman Chase Carey has accused …

Financial Planning

Chase Carey: Bernie Ecclestone held back Formula 1's growth

Share this article on Facebook Twitter LinkedIn Google+ Email<p>Bernie Ecclestone has been accused by his successor Chase Carey of holding Formula 1 …

Formula One

Ecclestone denies claims he's buying Interlagos

When it was revealed last month that the ever-popular track was part of a range of properties the city of Sao Paulo is seeking to sell amidst an …

Malaysian Grand Prix promoter felt 'conned' by Bernie Ecclestone

Share this article on Facebook Twitter LinkedIn Google+ Email<p>The Malaysian Grand Prix promoter says he felt "ripped off" and "conned" when he heard …

Formula One

Formula 1: F1 won't miss Malaysia because Singapore is secure - Bernie Ecclestone

Bernie Ecclestone says Formula 1 won't miss the Malaysian Grand Prix because the sport already has a race in the area with Singapore less than 200 …

Auto Racing

Ecclestone dismisses Sepang criticism

As Malaysia prepares for its final F1 Grand Prix, instead opting to throw its weight behind MotoGP, Sepang boss Razlan Razali has been highly vocal, …

Motorsport

Exclusive- Singapore secure, no Interlagos circuit purchase: Ecclestone

| SOCHI, Russia<p>Formula One will not miss the Malaysian Grand Prix when it drops off the calendar after this year's race because neighbouring Singapore is set to stay as the region's showcase, former commercial supremo Bernie Ecclestone said on Sunday.<p>The 86-year-old Briton, speaking to Reuters at …

Auto Racing

Exclusive: Motor racing-Singapore secure, no Interlagos purchase - Ecclestone

SOCHI, Russia (Reuters) - Formula One will not miss the Malaysian Grand Prix when it drops off the calendar after this year's race because neighboring Singapore is set to stay as the region's showcase, former commercial supremo Bernie Ecclestone said on Sunday.<p>The 86-year-old Briton, speaking to …

Sport (UK)

Exclusive: Singapore secure, no Interlagos purchase - Ecclestone

SOCHI, Russia (Reuters) - Formula One will not miss the Malaysian Grand Prix when it drops off the calendar after this year's race because neighbouring Singapore is set to stay as the region's showcase, former commercial supremo Bernie Ecclestone said on Sunday.<p>The 86-year-old Briton, speaking to …

Formula One