News Details

Lauda: Ecclestone criticism makes no sense

ercedes non-executive chairman Niki Lauda has said Bernie Ecclestone’s criticism last week of the new V6 turbo-charged engines was misjudged and pointless. “I do not understand Bernie,” Lauda told German newspaper, Bild. “The decision on the new engines was taken jointly by all five years ago. “The criticism now makes no sense.” Ecclestone was as usual pretty vocal, and remarked that 'the whole thing with the new engines is totally absurd' - although it should be noted he was never in favour of the switch from the V8s to the greener V6 power-plants. “Look at the last few days. I said it was going to be like this – a total farce. They - the FIA and the teams - insisted on...
Full Story »
4y ago from GPUpdate.net 0
Share

You May Also Be Interested In...

Ecclestone: The whole thing with the new F1 engines is...

Ecclestone: The whole thing with the new F1 engines is totally absurd 31...
4y ago from GrandPrix247.com

Ecclestone outburst on new F1 makes no sense says Lauda

Ecclestone outburst on new F1 makes no sense says Lauda 3 February, 2014...
4y ago from GrandPrix247.com

Ecclestone hits out at 'total farce'

Commercial rights holder Bernie Ecclestone has hit out at the new...
4y ago from Crash.net

Higher top speeds from turbo engines expected in 2014

Higher top speeds from turbo engines expected in 2014 29 January, 2014...
4y ago from GrandPrix247.com

Elsewhere On The Network

Popular On MGPToday.com

Miller, Crutchlow made to look like...

No description available...
2h ago from Motorsport.com

Cal Crutchlow baffled by Christophe Ponsson accusations

Cal Crutchlow says he has “no idea why” controversial Avintia...

Popular On IndyCarToday.com

Robert Wickens wary of lengthy recovery process after...

In his first social media post since his horrific crash at Pocono Raceway...

Harding Steinbrenner Racing confirm Pato O'Ward &...

Harding Steinbrenner Racing has announced 2018 Indy Lights Champion...
23h ago from MotorsportWeek.c...

Popular On TotalWRC.com

WRC Return For Petter Solberg and VW

He’s back! 2003 champion Petter Solberg returns to the FIA World Rally...

Solberg to make WRC return in Spain

No description available...
10h ago from Motorsport.com

Popular On GunnersToday.com

Arsenal news: Granit Xhaka makes 'amazing' claim about...

ARSENAL midfielder Granit Xhaka has revealed he believes Mesut Ozil is the...
2h ago from DailyStar.co.uk

JG TV: Gunner's Play Day 2018

Check out the video from Gunner's Play Day!  We're so happy that all of...
5h ago from Arsenal.com

Europa League: Why have Arsenal, Chelsea, Celtic and...

EUROPA LEAGUE kick-off times have changed this season - Starsport explains...
10h ago from DailyStar.co.uk

Europa League odds: Where do Chelsea and Arsenal rank...

EUROPA LEAGUE ODDS: How do the bookies rate Chelsea and Arsenal's chances...
5h ago from DailyStar.co.uk

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.