News Details

'Crisis around the corner', says ex-FOTA chief

FOTA was set up to give all the teams on the grid a unified voice Press Association Enlarge The former secretary general of the Formula One Teams Association (FOTA), which disbanded in February, believes F1 will come to regret its absence with a "crisis around the corner". FOTA's position was weakened in 2011 with the departure of Red Bull, Ferrari and Toro Rosso, but continued until pre-season this year. Oliver Weingarten, who was in his role for just three months before FOTA disbanded, admits there were big problems with the association when he took the job but is convinced the sport is far worse off without it. "I think there is a genuine need for the teams to work...
Full Story »
2y ago from espnF1.com 0
Share

You May Also Be Interested In...

De la Rosa wants to step down as GPDA chief

Pedro de la Rosa wants to step down as president of the F1 drivers'...
2y ago from GrandPrix.com

Wolff: F1 teams must listen to fans

Mercedes Racing Director Toto Wolff believes the Formula One teams should...
2y ago from PlanetF1.com

Renault permitted to run 'maximum power'

Renault-powered teams will not have to turn down their engines in...
2y ago from PlanetF1.com

Renault permit 'maximum power'

Renault-powered teams will not have to turn down their engines in...
2y ago from PlanetF1.com

Elsewhere On The Network

Popular On MGPToday.com

MotoGP: Rossi takes Monza Rally win

Valentino Rossi has rounded off his 2016 season in style by successfully...

Video of the Day: Lorenzo opens museum

No description available...
16h ago from GPUpdate.net

Rossi: Vinales will give me the same problems as...

Valentino Rossi admits that Maverick Vinales' speed in his first MotoGP...
3d ago from Motorsport.com

Carlo Pernat: Impressive Vinales is Lorenzo’s riding...

MotoGP powerbroker Carlo Pernat assesses the class rookies and those rider...
3d ago from BikeSportNews.com

Popular On IndyCarToday.com

Takuma Sato confirmed at Andretti Autosport for 2017...

Andretti Autosport has confirmed the arrival of Takuma Sato for the 2017...

IndyCar weekend formats set to change in 2017

The Verizon IndyCar Series is aiming to introduce a more consistent...
1d ago from Motorsport.com

Rick Mears – still the ultimate pro at 65

For all race fans in the 30-70+ age range, it’s time to get nostalgic...
1d ago from Motorsport.com

Sato makes Andretti Autosport switch for 2017

Takuma Sato will remain in the Verizon IndyCar Series for 2017 after the...

Popular On TotalWRC.com

Ogier "cannot guarantee" WRC 2017...

Four-time WRC champion Sebastien Ogier says his participation in the 2017...
1d ago from Motorsport.com

Hyundai unveils its 2017 WRC challenger

Hyundai has become the first team to reveal the 2017-spec car it will...
3d ago from Motorsport.com

WRC champions crowned at prize giving ceremony

Advertising Stars of the WRC joined winners from all FIA championships to...
1d ago from WRC.com

Hansen named 2016 Rookie of the Year at FIA Gala

Peugeot-backed driver Kevin Hansen was named as the Rookie of the Year at...
1d ago from Motorsport.com

Popular On GunnersToday.com

Arsenal Open Talks With Star Striker Over January Move

Arsenal have opened talks over a £20 million January move for AC Milan...
2h ago from AllArsenal.com

Arsenal Planning Shock Move For Ex-Gunner

Arsenal are planning a shock move to bring Cesc Fabregas back to the...
3h ago from AllArsenal.com

Arsenal monitoring 17-year-old starlet tipped for big...

Arsenal are reportedly keeping an eye on the progress of West Ham United...
6h ago from CaughtOffside.com

Alan Shearer slammed on Twitter for refusing to admit...

Alan Shearer ridiculed on Twitter for claiming Alexis Sanchez is not...
9h ago from Express.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.