FROM MOTORSPORT.COM Bernie Ecclestone says that new F1 owners Liberty should cut the fees that promoters pay to host races, amid fears that events will be lost because governments no longer want to subsidize them. The former F1 Group CEO, who set up all the current deals himself over the years, now believes that promoters are [...]
Former F1 boss Bernie Ecclestone tells the BBC the sport's new owners do not want him involved in the running of the business.
Bernie Ecclestone has claimed that Formula One’s new owners could sell up at any time.
When Formula One driver Fernando Alonso announced on Wednesday that he’d skip the Monaco Grand Prix for the Indianapolis 500, it was fun news. Everyone loves a cross-discipline racing start, especially on a big stage. That is, everyone except Bernie Ecclestone. He would have tried to stop the deal from happening. Read more...
The lead up to the 2017 F1 Gulf Air Bahrain Grand Prix has been chock full of surprises even before the last practice session of the weekend is complete
JONATHAN McEVOY IN BAHRAIN: It was the Bernie and Button show in sun-fried Bahrain. Jenson, 37, and 86-year-old Ecclestone, two old boys showing F1's new owners how headlines are made.
MANAMA, April 14 (Reuters) - Former commercial supremo Bernie Ecclestone returned to the Formula One paddock on Friday, for the first time since he was ousted in January, and revealed how little involvement he has had with the new management.
Returning to the Formula One paddock for the first time since he stopped running the sport, Bernie Ecclestone spoke of his limited input as an adviser to the new owners
Bernie Ecclestone, the one-time troll-king of Formula One who’s been relegated to an “emeritus” role within the sport where he can’t do much, is expected to put a bid in to purchase Brazil’s beloved Interlagos F1 circuit, reports Motorsport.com. The city of São Paulo plans to sell the track amid a national financial… Read more...
Brazilian Grand Prix venue Autódromo José Carlos Pace is to go up for sale, with Bernie Ecclestone interested in bidding…
SAO PAULO, April 5 (Reuters) - The mayor of Sao Paulo plans to sell the ageing Interlagos Formula One track to guarantee the future of the Brazilian Grand Prix and expects the sport's former commercial supremo Bernie Ecclestone to b...
Ever since Liberty Media bought Formula One and moved former Dark Lord of Cars Bernie Ecclestone aside to a “Chairman Emeritus” role, Ecclestone keeps popping up headlines with sad tales about how he doesn’t get a say in F1's direction anymore, and gets no respect. He wants us to feel sorry for him, but I’m not buying… Read more...
OLIVER HOLT - EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW: Many believed Bernie Ecclestone would remain in charge of the sport until he dropped. He says he will miss the pressure of the job.
Ecclestone had been expected to remain in the chief executive role he filled under previous commercial rights owners CVC Capital partners but was replaced by American Chase Carey.
Bernie Ecclestone has insisted that he does not feel let down by Formula 1's new owner, Liberty Media, but would have liked one…
LONDON, March 10 (Reuters) - Formula One has appointed global heads for sponsorship and research as it accelerates into a new era under U.S.-based Liberty Media following the departure of Bernie Ecclestone.
Formula One's new owners signalled a break from the Bernie Ecclestone era on Monday by giving teams and drivers greater freedom to engage with fans on social media from inside the circuit confines.
BARCELONA, Feb 27 (Reuters) - Formula One's new owners signalled a break from the Bernie Ecclestone era on Monday by giving teams and drivers greater freedom to engage with fans on social media from inside the circuit confines.
Mosley told Newsweek he would not have removed Ecclestone as Formula One CEO.
Formula One enters a new era in 2017.