News Details

F1 to look at rules to stop negativity says Ecclestone

Bernie Ecclestone Formula 1 chief executive Bernie Ecclestone thinks Formula 1 needs to act now to prevent a downward trend of unpopularity. Before qualifying in Hungary, amid a climate of paddock doom about dwindling spectator and television numbers, Ecclestone  met with team bosses. Afterwards, it emerged that Ecclestone would revive the Formula 1 career of Flavio Briatore in the wake of his ‘crash-gate' ban by appointing him the head of a new ‘popularity working group'. When asked about the flamboyant yet divisive Italian figure, Ecclestone is quoted by Italy's Tuttosport: 'We'll see. We'll see what we can do.' Ecclestone is following up the Hungarian meeting with another...
Full Story »
1y ago from GrandPrix247.com 0
Share

You May Also Be Interested In...

Briatore drafted in to spice up Formula 1 show

Flavio Briatore Formula 1 supremo Bernie Ecclestone sees friend Flavio...
1y ago from GrandPrix247.com

Briatore to assist Formula 1 popularity drive

– Ex-Formula 1 team boss Flavio Briatore is set to be involved in a...
1y ago from GPUpdate.net

Ricciardo's Hungaroring blitz: Hungarian GP review

Red Bull/Getty Images In the lead up to qualifying, Formula 1 team...
1y ago from F1Zone.net

Perez, Gutierrez thrilled by Mexico return

Sahara Force India Sergio Perez and Esteban Gutierrez say they are...
1y ago from F1Zone.net

Elsewhere On The Network

Popular On MGPToday.com

"Vinales can make history by staying with...

Now that Jorge Lorenzo's move to Ducati has been confirmed, the next piece...
19h ago from Motorsport.com

Randy Mamola: Rossi's genius performance a message to...

Valentino Rossi's masterful victory in the Spanish Grand Prix elevates him...
1d ago from Motorsport.com

Analysis: How Rossi's silky throttle skill set up...

Even the most ardent Valentino Rossi fans couldn’t have predicted their...
1d ago from Motorsport.com

GP Commission changes rules on jump-starts

MotoGP rulemaking body the Grand Prix Commission has restructured the...
16h ago from MotorcycleNews.c...

Popular On IndyCarToday.com

IndyCar: 2017 spec aerokit requires “consensus"

With debate in the IndyCar paddock about whether the series should revert...
13h ago from Motorsport.com

Stefan Wilson confirmed for Indy 500 start

Stefan Wilson will honour his late brother after his entry in the 100th...
2d ago from SpeedCafe.com

Crucial mileage for Brabham ahead of Indy

Pirtek Team Murray rookie Matthew Brabham has completed a successful test...
2d ago from SpeedCafe.com

INDYCAR: Newgarden confident of ECR upswing

The breakout star of last year's Verizon IndyCar Series championship is...
1d ago from Racer.com

Popular On TotalWRC.com

Funding restored for Rally Australia

The Coffs Harbour City Council has reversed its controversial decision to...
4h ago from Motorsport.com

Østberg wants more from his Fiesta RS

Norwegian acknowledges something is missing
12h ago from WRC.com

Argentina WRC: Motorsport.com's driver ratings

In Rally Argentina, Hayden Paddon delivered a long-awaited non-VW victory...
12h ago from Motorsport.com

Argentina driver report: part 2

Andreas Mikkelsen (Volkswagen Polo R) Result: 3rdYou could be forgiven...
17h ago from WRC.com

Popular On GunnersToday.com

Arsenal plotting big transfer moves: Gunners have eye...

RSENAL are heading into the summer after a 12th consecutive season without...
41m ago from DailyStar.co.uk

Martin Keown: Why Arsenal don’t need to sign this...

GETTY Martin Keown doesn't think Arsenal need Zlatan Ibrahimovic The...
3h ago from Express.co.uk

Are Arsenal moving in the right direction?

SPN FC crew respond to Arsene Wenger's statement that he and his Arsenal...
5h ago from ESPNFC.co.uk

Arsenal Encouraged In N'Golo Kante Pursuit

Reports are out claiming that Leicester City have informed N'Golo Kante...
51m ago from Nastytackle.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.