News Details

Ecclestone, Gribkowsky battled for F1 control

Bernie Ecclestone and Gerhard Gribkowsky clashed over "control" of formula one. That was the testimony on Wednesday offered in court by investigative author Tom Bower, who in 2011 wrote a biography about the embattled F1 chief executive called "No Angel -- the secret life of Bernie Ecclestone". Bower gave the book its title when Ecclestone, who worked closely with the author at the time, reportedly told him: "Write what you like, provided it's more or less the truth." Bower was called to give evidence in the Munich trial on Wednesday, as Ecclestone fights for his future in formula one, and for his very freedom, over allegations he bribed jailed F1 banker...
Full Story »
11mo ago from GrandPrix.com 0
Share

You May Also Be Interested In...

Gribkowsky: Bernie said he would rather die in a...

Bernie Ecclestone in court The man jailed for accepting Bernie...
11mo ago from GrandPrix247.com

Gribkowsky: I grabbed the carrot dangled in front of me

Gerhard Gribkowski in court A jailed former German banker told a court on...
11mo ago from GrandPrix247.com

Gribkowsky to testify in Ecclestone bribery trial on...

Bernie Ecclestone with Gerhard Gribkowsky Drama in Bernie Ecclestone's...
11mo ago from GrandPrix247.com

Ecclestone lawyers have to wait until July to question...

Gerhard Gribkowsky leaves court Lawyers for Formula 1 boss Bernie...
11mo ago from GrandPrix247.com

Elsewhere On The Network

Popular On MotoGPToday.com

Lorenzo: My first enemy is myself

Jorge Lorenzo admits that the biggest obstacle standing between him and a...
2h ago from Motorsport.com

Ducati to test in Spain as they look for more grip

With Ducati having skipped the post Jerez test the Italian team will...

Mattia Pasini returns for Moto2 test in Aragon

Former 125cc, 250cc, Moto2 and MotoGP rider Mattia Passini is testing in...
5h ago from MotoGP.com

Bautista pleased with Aprilia seamless

Alvaro Bautista gave Aprilia's new seamless gearbox its first public...

Popular On IndyCarToday.com

Shortened Monaco track good for fans, says Di Grassi

Lucas di Grassi believes that the shortened version of Monaco in use for...
6h ago from Motorsport.com

De Silvestro seals IndyCar return with Andretti

– Simona de Silvestro will return to IndyCar with Andretti...
9h ago from GPUpdate.net

IndyCar: Series set to introduce LED position lights

After testing a LED car position system during Spring Training in March...
1d ago from Racer.com

IndyCar: Pondering speed record prospects at Indy

Related Stories Related Stories IndyCar IndyCar: Honda hopeful about Indy...
2d ago from Racer.com

Popular On TotalWRC.com

Endurance to the fore in Sardinia

Italy’s round features longest leg in modern day WRC
3h ago from WRC.com

RX: Guy Wilks joins JRM Racing for Lydden Hill

Two-time British Rally champion Guy Wilks is set to enter the British...
6h ago from Crash.net

Prokop's race against time for Portugal car

Developed by M-Sport, the new car will make its eagerly anticipated debut...
6h ago from WRC.com

The Rising Star of Daniel McKenna

The opening round of the 2015 FIA Junior World Rally Championship, Rallye...

Popular On GunnersToday.com

Wenger wants 'top players'

The Gunners cruised to a comfortable three points at the KC Stadium...
2h ago from Football365.com

Dangote 'still keen' on Arsenal

The Nigerian has been keen to take control of the Gunners for a number of...
2h ago from Football365.com

'Arsenal will challenge'

Arsenal won their ninth Premier League game out of 10 in the Monday Night...
2h ago from Football365.com

Real Madrid lead the way as most valuable club in the...

Real Madrid lead the way as most valuable club in the world at £2.13bn...
1h ago from DailyMail.co.uk

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.