Bernie Ecclestone could terminate Hockenheim's grand prix contract, as he looks to secure the long-term future of Formula 1 in Germany at the Nurburgring.
Currently, Hockenheim – to host the German Grand Prix next month – annually alternates the race with the country's other Formula 1 venue, the fabled Nurburgring.
But it emerged this week that, following the formerly insolvent Nurburgring's sale to a Dusseldorf group called Capricorn, the new owners are close to agreeing a contract to stage the German Grand Prix every year between 2015 and 2019 and a press release to that effect was issued by Capricorn on Tuesday.
'It is outrageous that this press release was...
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