News Details

Double points plan to go ahead in 2014

– Formula 1's controversial plan to award double points at the season finale from 2014 will go ahead, according to the BBC, after no attempts were made to reverse the move at a meeting of the sport's key figures. As outlined by GPUpdate.net last week, governing body the FIA called team bosses to a summit in Geneva on Wednesday to discuss the proposed budget cap and the general direction in which Formula 1 is heading. Although limited progress was made on the topic of cost-cutting, the double points idea – which has been formulated by Formula 1 supremo Bernie Ecclestone – did not face sufficient opposition to see it scrapped. The World Motor Sport Council (WMSC) is meeting on...
Full Story »
1y ago from GPUpdate.net 0
Share

You May Also Be Interested In...

Ecclestone: Double points WILL happen

Bernie Ecclestone has insisted that his proposal to award double points...
1y ago from Crash.net

Hill backing double points finale

Damon Hill has spoken out in support of the new double points rule,...
1y ago from PlanetF1.com

Horner questions double point finale

Christian Horner has said that the FIA needs to think 'very carefully'...
1y ago from Crash.net

Bernie: Double points finale here to stay

No matter the complaints, double points will definitely be awarded at...
1y ago from PlanetF1.com

Elsewhere On The Network

Popular On MotoGPToday.com

Moto2 riders ready to hunt Zarco

A variety of riders have won races in Moto2 this year, but Zarco’s...
3h ago from MotoGP.com

Italian hopes soar as Moto3 Championship heads to...

Fenati, Bastianini and Bagnaia filled the Le Mans podium with the Italian...
3h ago from MotoGP.com

Smith & Espargaro to compete in Suzuka 8 Hours Race

The Monster Yamaha Tech 3 duo will be representing Yamaha in their return...
4h ago from MotoGP.com

MotoGP battle rages on to Mugello

Mugello is set to host another epic battle as home hero Valentino Rossi...
3h ago from MotoGP.com

Popular On IndyCarToday.com

Montoya Makes an Epic Comeback to Win his Second Indy...

Juan Pablo Montoya suffered damage to his right-rear wheel guard during...
15h ago from OpenWheelWorld.n...

Juan Pablo Montoya wins Indy 500 by a whisker

Juan Pablo Montoya has taken his second victory at the Indy 500 as he won...
14h ago from TheCheckeredFlag...

IndyCar Championship standings after Indianapolis

Juan Pablo Montoya clinches his second Indy 500 title Championship...
14h ago from Crash.net

Follow the 99th Indianapolis 500 live!

No description available...
19h ago from GPUpdate.net

Popular On TotalWRC.com

Ogier clarifies his 'best winner' comments

Defending champ's frustration got the better of him
3h ago from WRC.com

Latvala's relief at Portugal success

Second in the season-opening Rallye Monte-Carlo was followed by pointless...
3h ago from WRC.com

Final success for JRM Racing at World RX of Great...

Double British Rally Champion, Wilks, was taking part in his first-ever...
15h ago from Motorsport.com

Ogier: Some people will be happy as the best didn;t win

Volkswagen's Sebastien Ogier was in a cheeky mood after finishing second...
15h ago from Crash.net

Popular On GunnersToday.com

Chelsea reignite interest in signing Arsenal anchorman...

Chelsea are once again considering the idea of signing Arsenal target...

Arsenal midfield wants to end ‘dream' season on...

Francis Coquelin has had a whirlwind season at the club, and wants to...
1h ago from AllArsenal.com

Ex-Spurs boss reveals Arsene Wenger ended potential...

Former Spurs manager Tim Sherwood has revealed that a deal for him to...
1h ago from AllArsenal.com

Arsenal consider signing world class duo on free...

Arsenal are in the running to complete two outstanding signings for a...
3h ago from CaughtOffside.com

Comments

comments powered by Disqus

2014 GPToday.com
GPToday.com is not responsible for the news headlines and associated descriptions and images it indexes, the content of externally linked sites or the comments & postings of its users.

This website is unofficial and is not associated in any way with the Formula One group of companies. F1, FORMULA ONE, FORMULA 1, FIA FORMULA ONE WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP, GRAND PRIX and related marks are trade marks of Formula One Licensing B.V.