F1 Boss

  • Settlement of German Ecclestone bribery case possible: court August 2, 2014

    A bribery trial against Formula One boss Bernie Ecclestone that has been threatening his hold over the motor sport may end early with a settlement, a Munich court spokeswoman said on Friday, after Ecclestone's lawyers held talks with prosecutors. Munich newspaper Sueddeutsche Zeitung will report in its Saturday edition that the...
  • Battling Sauber won't be bailed out by Ecclestone July 11, 2013

    F1 boss Bernie Ecclestone won't be bailing out financially troubled Sauber team and has suggested that Hinwil-based team should consider a sell-out in order to survive. "They're a good team and I'm sure there is more than one possible buyer," Ecclestone was quoted as saying by sportinglife.com. "I don't want to...
  • F1 boss waives Nurburgring entry fee June 27, 2013

    On-sale Nurburgring race track must have heaved a sigh of relief with Formula One boss Bernie Ecclestone waiving the 14-million-euro entry fee, according to a report on iafrica.com. Nurburgring GmbH, the company that owns the track, has filed for insolvency and put the track up for sale since May 15. On...
  • F1 boss Ecclestone rules out 20th race for 2013 February 5, 2013

    Dubai: Formula One boss Bernie Ecclestone on Tuesday ruled out a 20th race on the 2013 calendar, putting an end to speculation that Turkey or another European country is in line to host a Grand Prix this year. Ecclestone, in Dubai to announce a new sponsorship deal with Emirates airlines,...