News Details

Monza to get the axe says Ecclestone

Monza is on a three-race countdown to the F1 exit, Bernie Ecclestone warned on Tuesday. Italy's Autodromo Nazionale is one of the last remaining iconic venues on the calendar, but F1 chief executive Ecclestone says he will say "bye-bye" to Monza after 2016. "Audiences are lower in Italy than anywhere," he told La Gazzetta dello Sport. Ecclestone confirmed that Monza's contract does not expire until after the 2016 race, but the future is "Not good". "I don't think we'll do another contract," he said. "The old one was a disaster for us from a commercial point of view. After 2016, bye-bye." Ecclestone's statement might be interpreted as an...
Full Story »
1y ago from GrandPrix.com 0
Share

You May Also Be Interested In...

Ecclestone warns Monza could fall off F1 calendar

Bernie Ecclestone Formula 1 chief executive Bernie Ecclestone has warned...
2y ago from GrandPrix247.com

Monza could be dropped from F1

Formula One boss Bernie Ecclestone says the sport may say goodbye to one...
1y ago from SuperSport.com

Bye, bye to Monza?

One of the most historic tracks on the F1 calendar looks set to be...
2y ago from Pitpass.com

2015 calendar to have 19 races says Ecclestone

The F1 calendar will not break the 20-race barrier in 2015, Bernie...
2y ago from GrandPrix.com

Elsewhere On The Network

Popular On MGPToday.com

MotoGP: Laverty eyes up Grand Prix opportunities

Eugene Laverty has been left eyeing up opportunities to remain next year...
59m ago from MotorcycleNews.c...

MotoGP: Stoner completes first European Ducati test

Casey Stoner has completed his first European MotoGP test in four years...
14h ago from MotorcycleNews.c...

Randy Mamola: Why are MotoGP riders crashing so much...

After a record-breaking weekend for MotoGP crashes, Motorsport.com...
21h ago from Motorsport.com

MotoGP: Rossi ‘made a mistake’ in Dutch TT

Valentino Rossi has helped his hands up and admitted that his fall from...
22h ago from MotorcycleNews.c...

Popular On IndyCarToday.com

Penske and Andretti lead tributes to Chip Ganassi

Roger Penske, Mario Andretti and Jeff Gordon are among the list of stars...
1d ago from Motorsport.com

INDYCAR: Ganassi, Childress among Hall inductees

The Motorsports Hall of Fame of America welcomed the distinguished...
12h ago from Racer.com

IndyCar linked with Surfers Paradise return

– IndyCar has been linked with a return to Surfers Paradise in...
1d ago from GPUpdate.net

Bourdais says Iowa “trickier than ever”

KVSH Racing’s Sebastien Bourdais says the bumps and track repairs at...
12h ago from Motorsport.com

Popular On TotalWRC.com

SS1: Neuville wins Rally Poland opener

Belgian defeats Ogier to win top heat
13h ago from WRC.com

Neuville wins Rally Poland opener

Hyundai's Thierry Neuville took an early Rally Poland lead after topping...
13h ago from EuroSport.com

Magic weekend in Holjes awaits World RX crews

A total of 111 cars across five different classes have entered Volkswagen...
17h ago from Motorsport.com

Ogier edges tight Poland warm-up

Championship leader tops Poland shakedown
20h ago from WRC.com

Popular On GunnersToday.com

Picture Special: Could your club sign one of these...

EXPRESS SPORT brings you the Premier League free agents YOUR club could...
2h ago from Express.co.uk

Arsenal's David Ospina Set For Besiktas Move

It has been revealed that Arsenal will discuss David Ospina's future in...
5h ago from Nastytackle.com

The transfer window is open, let the games begin!

Football is strange sometimes. Portugal are through the semi-finals of...
59m ago from Arseblog.com

Comments

Hottest News

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.