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Ecclestone not afraid of losing teams

– Bernie Ecclestone says he is not afraid of losing cash-strapped teams from the Grand Prix grid.The Formula 1 supremo made the comments during the Austrian Grand Prix weekend, in the wake of increased speculation over the financial stability of certain teams and reports that some have been looking to sell-up.Instead of expressing concerns, the 83-year-old said teams should only be racing if they are able to afford it."In fact, I would be happy. It's like a poker game. You don't know the other players," Ecclestone is quoted as saying by Autosport, when asked if he has any concerns over the possibility of outfits being forced to quit."They should not be in the game. You...
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