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Ecclestone hints he could leave F1

Bernie Ecclestone has hinted he is close to stepping down as F1 supremo. Most insiders believe that, with star witness Gerhard Gribkowsky often sounding contradictory or unbelievable, Ecclestone's Munich corruption trial is going well for the 83-year-old. But he certainly does not look well this weekend. The diminutive Briton had to miss a day of court last week with a bad cold, and he is still unwell as he fulfills his duties in the Principality. But while Ecclestone may ultimately win the day in Munich, the scandal may already have taken its toll. Germany's Auto Motor und Sport raised the theory that F1's major shareholder CVC might have decided now to oust him, no matter the outcome. The...
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