News Details

Kate Walker: Sport requires a level playing field

Insofar as it involves teams competing for trophies inside a championship with rules and regulations, Formula One is a sport. But, like all modern sports, Formula One is also a business. There are profits and losses, deals to be cut, and money to be made or lost. Which is no criticism. Any professional sport is a business these days, and sports fans who hope to glory in pure, unsullied competition of any sort are better served by amateur efforts. If they can find them, that is, as part of the business of modern sport is television coverage (and lots of it). But what became startlingly clear during the Thursday press conference in Monaco, which featured team principals and their deputies...
Full Story »
2y ago from Crash.net 0
Share

You May Also Be Interested In...

Walker calls for noise fix

Australian Grand Prix boss Ron Walker has called on the sport's powers...
2y ago from Pitpass.com

McLaren to sport Johnnie Walker livery in Monaco

McLaren has confirmed that it will be running with a special livery to...
2y ago from RichlandF1.com

Tracks agreed to push for louder F1 claims Walker

Bernie Ecclestone with Ron Walker Formula 1 race organisers will continue...
2y ago from GrandPrix247.com

Johnnie Walker livery for McLaren in Monaco

McLaren will run a 'unique' Johnnie Walker livery throughout the Monaco...
2y ago from Crash.net

Elsewhere On The Network

Popular On MGPToday.com

Opinion: Rossi screw-up ends title chances?

To call Sunday’s MotoGP race an unmitigated disaster for the factory...

Espargaro: "I'm far from the level I should be...

Aleix Espargaro has said he is not "at all" pleased with his...
1h ago from Motorsport.com

MotoGP: Cecchinello ‘We needed that finish’

LCR Honda team boss Lucio Cecchinello admitted to MCN after last...

Popular On IndyCarToday.com

IndyCar wants Surfers Paradise but in February, says...

The Verizon IndyCar Series will not share the Surfers Paradise venue with...
15h ago from Motorsport.com

Schmidt Peterson files lawsuit against Enerson

RC Enerson, due to make his IndyCar debut with Dale Coyne Racing this...
4m ago from Motorsport.com

INDUSTRY: Justin Wilson Corner named at Snetterton

The late Justin Wilson has been honored with a corner bearing his name at...
19h ago from Racer.com

Will Power wins in Toronto IndyCar twist

Australian ace Will Power has set the Verizon IndyCar Series points race...
13h ago from SpeedCafe.com

Popular On TotalWRC.com

Aravind relieved to complete Baja Aragon in first...

Aravind KP says he is pleased to have finished the Baja Aragon rally in...
6h ago from Motorsport.com

OlsbergsMSE won't field GRC-spec Honda Civic in Canada...

Swedish World Rallycross team OlsbergsMSE will not field its Honda Civic...
2h ago from Motorsport.com

M-Sport cleared for Finland take off

Famed for its high speed and spectacular jumps, the event has become known...
16h ago from Motorsport.com

WRC all-stars at VW's Polo R test

Advertising VW test driver, and double world champion, Marcus Grönholm...
1d ago from WRC.com

Popular On GunnersToday.com

Arseblog News blows transfer rumour world apart with...

Transfer rumours: we all know them. We know that for the most part they're...
5h ago from News.ArseBlog.com

Arsenal’s imminent fourth signing confirmed: another...

The imminent signing of Nigerian U20 captain Kelechi Nwakali by Arsenal...
1h ago from AllArsenal.com

JG Surprise Invites!

 Tomorrow morning, Wednesday, July 27, we’re holding a secret...
3h ago from Arsenal.com

Comments

Hottest News

Hamilton "not an easy teammate", says Alonso

Rosberg lost the championship lead to Hamilton in... Read More »
5h ago from Motorsport.com

Kvyat set for Red Bull Racing split

Red Bull does not intend to renew its contract... Read More »
6h ago from ThisIsF1.com

Racing for Ferrari is a dream – Alonso

Fernando Alonso has admitted that he is unlikely... Read More »
5h ago from ThisIsF1.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.