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2017-09-16 12:04:03

Chase Carey Deals of the day will no longer

The head of Formula-1 chase Carey said that Formula 1 will not work on questionable deals, worked with Bernie Ecclestone.Chase Carey "Bernie says the sport needs a dictator, and I say the sport needs a leader.We had races in India and Korea. Disposable one-day race very questionable content. They were not aimed at the development of sport in these countries".

2017-09-13 10:44:03

Bernie Ecclestone Renault Engines will help McLaren

The former head of Formula 1 Bernie Ecclestone has confirmed that next season McLaren will use motors Renault. However, he believes that such a move will not help the British team to succeed.Bernie Ecclestone "the Contract signed with Renault, and Alonso stays at McLaren is good news. But I don't think McLaren will be more pleased to work with Renault than with Honda.In my opinion, the problems McLaren are the team. They criticized Honda instead to work closely with them. I think it was stupid.

2017-08-15 23:04:03

Herbie Blush too Early to write of the Ecclestone from the accounts

Former Deputy Director of the Formula 1 Herbie Blache noted that the new management team has made significant progress in the work on the championship, but don't tell that Bernie Ecclestone just quietly left.Herbie Blache "it is too early to say that Bernie just left and will not return. Yes, the Liberty did a great job with what he found opportunities to work with social networks. It was not Ecclestone. Open world is better for Motorsport.Bernie said himself that his role was to earn money, and he was a key figure related to the CVC. He perfectly coped with its task, since the sport was sold for as much as he was worth. It is worth to stay in front of Bernie's hat.But Bernie was not working for the fans, he worked for the company CVC. The current owners have come up with a different way of thinking. Everything happens in the right direction. But do not forget about Bernie. He may come back".

2017-07-28 11:54:02

Liberty will present the franchise model for Formula 1

Liberty Media is exploring the possibility of replacing current commercial contracts of Formula 1, the so-called Treaties the Consent to the franchising model.That's according to head of Mercedes Toto Wolff that sounds like thunder from a clear sky on the background of rumors about the future commercial direction of the championship after 2020 when the current Contract agreement will end.The current model of income distribution developed by the now ousted President Bernie Ecclestone, is debatable, as it is aimed at enriching only the rich teams.Toto Wolff "Liberty Media is building a very good approach in the future, any Contract Consent more generally will not.In principle, the teams in the future will have an ongoing franchise that will help to increase its value because they do not have to renegotiate the contract every eight years".

2017-07-07 10:14:04

Charlie whiting is retiring

Charlie whiting is retiring

After Bernie Ecclestone from the Formula 1 championship has left Herbie Blash and Pascal Lattuada. Now rumor has it that the Royal race might leave the racing Director of the FIA Charlie whiting.Newspaper Marca "Our sources indicate that the successor to Charlie Whiting will be the French engineer Laurent Makes. Makes can take on a new role next year. This will be the last key position, which will be replaced after the era of the Ecclestone".Before Makis worked as an engineer in various teams. Last year he resigned from Toro Rosso, and became Deputy Charlie Whiting.

2017-07-02 15:54:03

Bernie Ecclestone I won't be able to work as Liberty

Bernie Ecclestone I won't be able to work as Liberty

The former head of Formula 1 Bernie Ecclestone has admitted that he will not be able to operate on the same level as it is now running the new leadership of the championship.Bernie Ecclestone "I was thrown overboard, but I see that the new guys are better than me. If I went back, I couldn't work the same. I will not return to Formula-1.I wasn't ready to go, because before they really signed everything they asked me to stay for three years. So I was a little shocked when they asked me to leave.The person who is currently doing what I was doing, told me to give it to him. I just didn't have a choice".

2017-06-30 11:14:04

Rio de Janeiro wants to fight for the right to host the Grand Prix of Brazil

Rio de Janeiro wants to fight for the right to host the Grand Prix of Brazil

The promoter of the Brazilian Grand Prix Tamas Rohani recognized that Rio de Janeiro is interested in the race.In the present stage of Brazil held in Sao Paulo, but Bernie Ecclestone, who previously left his post as Director General Formula 1, warned that the future events in this GodMode doubt.Tamas Rohani "There is nothing to say about changes in the contract. After 2020, something may change, but it all depends on the new leadership.But I think the mayor of so Paulo understands that the loss of the ability to take the Formula-1 will be the end for motor sport in the country.The mayor of Rio, on the cases,e all the mayors of Rio in the last 20 years really wanted the return of Formula 1 in their city. But the strict confines of the contract were not even allowed to think about it. If anything changes, we will discuss it."Rio hosted the Formula 1 in 1978 and 1981-1989 gg.

2017-06-29 11:04:03

Ekkslstoun persuade Ferrari to sign Alonso

Ekkslstoun persuade Ferrari to sign Alonso

The former head of Formula 1 Bernie Ecclestone has advised Ferrari to sign Fernando Alonso for the season 2018.Bernie Ecclestone "If the Scuderia will be a vacancy for next season, then sign a contract, they need, of course, only with Alonso.He is one of the best pilots of Formula 1 for all time of existence of the championship".Recall that Alonso at the end of 2014 prematurely terminate the contract with Ferrari and switched to McLaren.

2017-06-20 11:34:09

Charlie whiting can bring back Imola

Charlie whiting can bring back Imola

It seems that Imola is on track for his return in the racing calendar of Formula 1.Before last year signed a deal with the Monza, now supplanted by the CEO of Formula 1 Bernie Ecclestone has admitted that Imola is doing everything to return to the championship.Now the authoritative Italian magazine La Gazzetta dello Sport reports that after inspection of the racing Director of the FIA Charlie Whiting, the track in Imola to its owners were granted permission to take the race class Formula-1.The Director of the Imola uberto, Selvatico Estense "I Hope we soon have a confirmation from the national authorities that we can run the program for the return of Imola in the Formula-1".Imola appeared first on the Formula 1 calendar in 1980, when it adopted the Italian Grand Prix. In 1981-2006 years the track hosted the Grand Prix of San Marino.

2017-06-19 08:04:04

Felipe Massa Ecclestone is a genius, but the world has changed

Felipe Massa Ecclestone is a genius, but the world has changed

Pilot Williams Felipe Massa believes that Bernie really had to go.Felipe Massa "don't get me wrong, I think Bernie Ecclestone is a genius. But the world has changed. Despite his brilliance, I think that Bernie does not fully understand all the current trends in his 86 years. It is important to move forward gradually.In some areas we need younger and more professional approach. As was the case with the fan of Kimi. Previously, such would simply not be".

2017-06-07 09:44:04

Bernie Ecclestone Ferrari best car

The former head of Formula 1 Bernie Ecclestone believes Ferrari can hope for a victory this season. Despite the fact that Bernie was removed from the position of Executive Director, he was present at four of the six Grand Prix this year, considering Monaco.Bernie Ecclestone "Ferrari has the best car now, and he makes a very strong impression. But they have to be careful with the Mercedes.When Raikkonen was leading the race, ahead of Vettel, I immediately told my guests that Ferrari do not finish in that order. It was clear at once".

2017-05-17 14:04:03

Red Bull again threatened to leave Formula 1

Sports consultant to Red Bull Helmut Marko said that Formula 1 needs to move on to other engines. Otherwise, the Austrian team could leave the championship.Helmut Marko "We need a simple engine capacity of 1000 HP, where there will be one standard unit and KERS battery. The cost of creating engine should be in the region of 15-20 million euros.Independent companies like Ilmor or Cosworth should be able to participate in the championship, so we or, say, McLaren could use their engines. Last year, neither Mercedes nor Ferrari want to supply us with their engines, and only the version with Renault was affordable, not without the help of the pressure of Bernie Ecclestone.We want to have equal rights with manufacturers. We want the automakers didn't blackmail us".

2017-05-06 08:54:02

The Formula-1 has not approved the calendar with 25 Grand Prix

Chase Carey has officially confirmed that in Formula 1 in the long term does not appear 25 stages per season.Currently, the season has 20 Grand Prix, but next year the season will expand to one race. But when Liberty Media came to the championship, and Bernie Ecclestone was sent into retirement, there were suggestions that the calendar will be expanded to 25 races, but Carey has not confirmed this, calling the information hearsay.Chase Carey "In recent months we have met with the organizers and potentially interested cities, but it is too early to promote our plans in this regard.It is important to expand, but at the moment we want to focus on the promotion of racing that we have right now. It is also important to work with the ten teams that we have".

2017-05-05 11:14:03

Chase Carey Bernie Ecclestone much just did

Chase Carey Bernie Ecclestone much just did

The new head of Formula 1 chase Carey believes that his predecessor, Bernie Ecclestone, many simply didn't want to do for the championship.Chase Carey "I want to say "Yes" much more things. What is the value to have an idea, if the answer to all what you want to do is noThere are lots of things that were not done, but they needed to do. We felt that this is a sport that over the past five or six years really have not been involved fully. Full potential just idle. But we all make mistakes and nobody is perfect.

2017-05-04 13:34:05

Bernie Ecclestone I'm looking forward to continue the fight

Bernie Ecclestone I'm looking forward to continue the fight

Honorary President of Formula 1 Bernie Ecclestone said that he was very nice to watch the classic struggle of Ferrari and Mercedes.Bernie Ecclestone "I think Sebastian Vettel and Lewis Hamilton will continue to fight for the first place. It will be a very interesting fight.This year Ferrari is really back in the fight for the title, and this is very good news. The fans are very tired of the domination of Mercedes in recent years and the increased competition helps promoters sell more tickets".

2017-05-03 16:24:05

The Prince of Monaco No special treatment there

The Prince of Monaco No special treatment there

Prince albert denied all speculation that Monaco always got and gets special treatment in the organization of the race.The Prince of Monaco "It's just a rumor. Bernie Ecclestone knew that Monaco came in Formula 1 thanks to our sponsors and the pilots.We always tried to beat out a more favorable deal between Bernie and ACM Automobile Club de Monaco. Ecclestone has always cared about us, but he made us pay the whole amount for your participation.I don't know all the prices, and perhaps our less than some other races, but you have to look at what the Monaco Grand Prix is of historical interest. We pay, and pay. So the rumors about free - Fudge the press".

2017-04-22 11:54:04

Ross brown we Have different views with Bernie

Ross brown we Have different views with Bernie

Sports Director of the Formula 1 Ross Brawn has dispelled rumors that he would not be able to work with Bernie Ecclestone.Ross Brawn "It's not true. I never said I wouldn't be able to work with Bernie. We have different views, but it would be very interesting to work with Bernie. Now this is impossible, since Bernie did everything in his own way for many years, although he did it very effectively.But I've never seen Bernie with important partners, of course, not in terms of doing business".

2017-04-14 10:34:03

Chase Carey We all agreed with Turkey

The head of Formula-1 chase Carey said that while negotiations with Turkey on the return of the race in Istanbul is completed.Chase Carey "We discussed with President Recep Tayyip erdoan and Director of the racetrack all the nuances of the race in Istanbul. It was decided that the race will be held under the auspices of the President of the Turkish Republic.We have much work to do before signing the agreement. We hope that the necessary procedures will be completed as soon as possible, and eagerly awaited return."The last time the Grand Prix of Turkey was held in 2011. Stage left the Formula 1 calendar after Bernie Ecclestone asked for too much money for hosting the race.

2017-04-06 12:34:04

Bernie Ecclestone wants to buy Interlagos

Bernie Ecclestone wants to buy Interlagos

According to the mayor of so Paulo, where the Interlagos race track, there are plans to give the reins of the track, one particular investor, which, as it became known, is Bernie Ecclestone.Joo Doria "Privatization route is the guarantee of the presence of Formula 1. I understand that Formula 1 is important, but with private money, not with the state.Ecclestone showed interest, he is going to participate in the auction. I have the impression that the international funds will also take part. I have no doubt that we will sell the track of Interlagos. And we sell it in good hands".

2017-03-31 11:54:05

Bernie Ecclestone returns

The former head of Formula 1 Bernie Ecclestone will return to the paddock during the Bahrain Grand Prix in his new role as honorary Chairman of the championship.Christian Horner, head of Red Bull "I Think that the role got, it will still be able to contribute.I'm sure he will participate in some upcoming events, and hope that the new owners of the championship will be able to use it constructively and profitably, building on the work that he was able to do in the past years".

2017-03-22 15:14:06

Pat Symonds the Speed of season 2017 - merit Ecclestone

Pat Symonds the Speed of season 2017 - merit Ecclestone

Former technical Director Williams Pat Symonds said that the new rules - it is a merit of the former head of Formula 1 Bernie Ecclestone.Pat Symonds "I think the acceleration of the cars will help to create a good show. But that wasn't the reason the rules have changed.Bernie Ecclestone was furious by the fact that 17-year-old Verstappen was able to immediately show the results in Formula 1. Bernie wanted to make it so that young pilots are unable to achieve success in these races. He wanted experience and ability outweighed the monetary capabilities of the relatives.

2017-03-22 10:44:05

The head of Formula 1 We just kicked Ecclestone

The head of Formula 1 We just kicked Ecclestone

The head of Formula-1 chase Carey said that Liberty Media has not only forced Bernie Ecclestone, and created the basis for a new leadership of the championship.Chase Carey "We just kicked Bernie. I tried to be unbiased, to try to make a decision based on what I saw and heard about his work.All I was told, and I myself saw it that Formula 1 was a one-man show for many decades. When I looked at the Formula-1, Bernie saw who controlled every decision, down to the paddock, and it seemed that nothing can change.We don't just shift the direction of movement of ten degrees. We really want to create a new way of doing business and a new culture of Formula 1. We just saw that Ecclestone has no place in this new world of Formula 1".

2017-03-21 11:34:04

Bernie Ecclestone I would like to work in Formula 1 for another year

Bernie Ecclestone I would like to work in Formula 1 for another year

The former head of Formula 1 Bernie Ecclestone believes that he should have left in the League at least for another year.Bernie Ecclestone "I would like to work in the championship for another year. You had to wait a year and then draw conclusions that worked or didn't work.If our collaboration does not work, then it would be possible to give me a kick in the ass. But different people run the company differently. I think that this is very similar to the work of American companies. Let's be absolutely reasonable they bought the car, and they want to drive it yourself.I have no illusions, I know how this world works".

2017-03-20 10:24:07

Bernie Ecclestone defended the 100 million prize for the Ferrari

Bernie Ecclestone defended the 100 million prize for the Ferrari

The former head of Formula 1 Bernie Ecclestone has done everything possible to get Ferrari its historical 100 million in prize money.Bernie Ecclestone "the Problem is that many teams can leave after 2020, when you will need to sign a new "Contract of consent". It is important to obtain confirmation of the continuation of cooperation with big teams and manufacturers.With Ferrari I agreed only on the basis of preservation behind them 100 million bonus for his historic contribution to the development of the championship.Some teams are now saying that he would sign the "Contract", but after a week they can leave the championship. Therefore, it was important to the renewed commitment it is the major players".

2017-03-18 12:54:04

Bernie Ecclestone chase asked me for a favor

The former head of Formula 1 Bernie Ecclestone told that the head of Liberty Media chase Carey personally asked him for a favor.Bernie Ecclestone "the Only thing chase asked me to do, because he knows what I'm going to Brazil this weekend, is to talk to the President. He wants the President to partially sponsor the organisation of the race.Otherwise, we can lose this race, which I would not really like. This is a great race."The Brazilian track currently has a contract until 2022.

2017-03-17 15:04:03

Azerbaijan confronts Liberty Media

Azerbaijan confronts Liberty Media

The head of Liberty Media Greg Maffei sharply raskritikoval former approach Bernie Ecclestone to signing racing contracts, referring to the Grand Prix of Azerbaijan and calling it empty and uninteresting for Formula 1.Promoter of the Grand Prix of Azerbaijan Arif Rahimov responded to this criticism.Arif Rahimov "last year we had a great show, which everyone liked. For me it was an unpleasant shock to hear the comments of Greg Maffey who only recently took office and has not been in the race in Baku. He's been here for a few days, and we are working on Formula 1 within three years. In addition, this attitude is harmful to the heritage of Formula 1.Meanwhile, we can consider a new contract and a renewed commitment from Liberty Media".

2017-02-27 10:34:07

Chapter Mercedes Bernie invented the sport

Chapter Mercedes Bernie invented the sport

Head of Mercedes Toto Wolff believes that to oust Bernie Ecclestone was a bit of a misnomer.Toto Wolff "Bernie invented the sport. He was able to make the race a couple of teams of a global discipline with a turnover of half a billion pounds. I think there are areas where there is no one better than him and I've never met a more experienced Manager. Bernie did these races as they are now.The new owners came all ready and will now simply remove the profits from PPV, sports rights in the United States, digital television. They have a field of activity that created the Ecclestone".

2017-02-23 11:44:04

Stefan Johansson Liberty Media too quickly expelled Ecclestone

Stefan Johansson Liberty Media too quickly expelled Ecclestone

The former pilot of Ferrari and McLaren's Stefan Johansson believes that the new owners Liberty Media incorrectly entered, dismissing Bernie Ecclestone so quickly.Stefan Johansson "It was a strange feeling, when I first heard about the departure of Bernie. I talked to friends from Formula 1, and it seems that all agree that it's kind of sad and wrong, even if he was like a grandfather.The changes will not be forthcoming. I don't even remember the other person in the paddock, except for Bernie. He led here forever. Will be interesting to see how will lead the new people.Personally, I believe that Liberty Media should retain Ecclestone next to him. A couple of years they had to learn from him the tricks of sailing in the world".

2017-02-10 12:14:05

Nico Rosberg I believe Wolff that Ecclestone will be back

Nico Rosberg I believe Wolff that Ecclestone will be back

Champion of the season in 2016 Nico Rosberg believes that Bernie Ecclestone still has the opportunity to return to the world of Formula 1.Nico Rosberg "the Ecclestone said that one should never believe everything going, since he had already done something similar. And I believe Toto Wolff who is sure that one way or another, in a particular role, Ecclestone returns to Formula 1".