News Details

Ecclestone rules out Indian return in 2015

Bernie Ecclestone says the Indian Grand Prix is unlikely to return to the calendar in 2015 as originally planned.The race was dropped from this year's calendar, with the official explanation being logistical reasons due to a planned switch from an October race date to a slot early in the season. However, issues with the tax situation – F1 is viewed as entertainment rather than sport by the Indian government and therefore subject to heavy tax – appear to be jeopardising a future return."At the moment, India won't be on for next year for sure," Ecclestone is quoted as saying by The Guardian. "Probably 2016 … they're gradually getting over all the bureaucracy with the tax...
Full Story »
1y ago from Crash.net 0
Share

You May Also Be Interested In...

Ecclestone rules out Indian return in 2015

Red Bull/Getty Images Bernie Ecclestone has ruled out a Formula 1 return...
1y ago from F1Zone.net

No Indian GP return in 2015 as Baku street race set to...

No Indian GP return in 2015 as Baku street race set to happen 6 March,...
1y ago from GrandPrix247.com

Ecclestone rules out Indian GP return

India's return to Formula One will have to wait until at least 2016, by...
1y ago from SuperSport.com

India not giving up hope of Formula One return

Mumbai:  India's motor sports federation is optimistic the tax...
1y ago from NDTVSports.com

Elsewhere On The Network

Popular On MotoGPToday.com

Valentino Rossi wins British MotoGP

Valentino Rossi of Italy moved to the top of the world championship...
9h ago from SuperSport.com

Marquez: Title fight over as floating feel returns

Marc Marquez says his chances of defending his MotoGP crown are...
5h ago from Crash.net

Rossi reclaims title lead amid Silverstone drama

– Yamaha's Valentino Rossi came out on top in a dramatic British...
9h ago from GPUpdate.net

Popular On IndyCarToday.com

Power stays hot for final Sunday warm-up

Penske's Will Power firmly established himself as the man to beat in the...
3h ago from Crash.net

IndyCar: Overnight engine change for championship...

Rahal Letterman Lanigan Racing's Graham Rahal will go into today's...
3h ago from Racer.com

IndyCar: Power tops warm-up at Sonoma

He left it late in the session, but Will Power grabbed top spot for Team...
3h ago from Racer.com

Sonoma: Sunday warm-up results

Power stays hot for final Sunday warm-up Sunday warm-up times 1. Will...
3h ago from Crash.net

Popular On TotalWRC.com

Lefebvre's WRC return on Tour de Corse

Frenchman gets a second World Rally Car outing on asphalt
12h ago from WRC.com

F1 ace Jenson Button tests Mini and VW Beetle...

Formula 1 star Jenson Button tested rallycross cars at Lydden Hill today...
4d ago from Motorsport.com

Loeb says WRC return not in his plans

Sebastien Loeb says that a return to the WRC is not part of his plans,...
3d ago from Motorsport.com

Meeke: 'I have to continue working'

Brit counting on an error-free Australia
2d ago from WRC.com

Popular On GunnersToday.com

Vardy, Shelvey and Mason make England squad for San...

JAMIE VARDY has been named in England's 22-man squad for the Euro 2016...
2h ago from Express.co.uk

West Ham On The Verge Of Signing Former Arsenal...

It has been reported that West Ham United are closing on a deal for...
3h ago from Nastytackle.com

Football transfer rumours for August 30, 2015

There is only one day to go before the end of transfer window and there...
4h ago from SportsKeeda.com

Arsene Wenger Won't Rule Out A 'Last Minute' Signing

It has been reported that Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger won't rule out a...
1h ago from Nastytackle.com

Comments

comments powered by Disqus

Hottest News

2016 Grid Predictions – Who will be where next year?

Who will be driving where in the 2016 season is a... Read More »
8h ago from F1.co.uk

It's not Kimi's ‘blue eyes and blonde hair'

I have to admit that I found Motorsport's article... Read More »
1h ago from Formula1Blog.com

17G kerb impact caused Maldonado retirement at Spa

Lotus has confirmed that Pastor Maldonado's... Read More »
2h ago from RichlandF1.com

Recent News

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.