News Details

Mallya granted bail on tax case in India

Although the meeting was ultimately cancelled, it was expected that one of the touted 'popularity working group' protagonists would be Vijay Mallya. The Indian, reportedly now a former billionaire, has had a troubled time recently as his airline Kingfisher stalled, forcing him to dip into his main source of wealth, his United Spirits drinks empire. Although he apparently put up his hand to sit on F1's new 'popularity' panel, ultimately it was his Force India deputy Bob Fernley who was drafted in for the (cancelled) meeting on Thursday. That is because Mallya was in his native India, respecting a summons to personally appear in court for a criminal case about Kingfisher's non-payment of...
Full Story »
3y ago from GrandPrix.com 0
Share

You May Also Be Interested In...

Briatore to assist Formula 1 popularity drive

– Ex-Formula 1 team boss Flavio Briatore is set to be involved in a...
3y ago from GPUpdate.net

F1 popularity meeting cancelled

A crisis meeting to plot formula one's future has been cancelled. The...
3y ago from GrandPrix.com

Briatore to head up F1's popularity working group

Formula 1 has turned to ex-team boss Flavio Briatore in a bid to reverse...
3y ago from TheF1Times.com

Mercedes: F1 spectators wants more excitement

Mercedes: F1 spectators wants more excitementPosted On 31 Jul 2014By :...
3y ago from ThisIsF1.com

Elsewhere On The Network

Popular On MGPToday.com

Valencia MotoGP test: Yamaha have a lot of work do,...

Rossi believes Yamaha have got to come up with something new to fix their...
2d ago from BikeSportNews.com

Redding ‘expected easier switch’ to Aprilia at...

Redding spent two days getting used to Aprilia's MotoGP RS-GP but admits...
1d ago from BikeSportNews.com

Valencia MotoGP test: 2018 RC213V ‘special'...

Crutchlow, Marquez and Pedrosa got a brand new RC213V for the Valencia...
3d ago from BikeSportNews.com

Valencia MotoGP test: Yamaha use seven M1s to choose...

Yamaha had seven YZR-M1s in their works garage on day one of MotoGP...
4d ago from BikeSportNews.com

Popular On IndyCarToday.com

Patrick to close career with Daytona, Indy in 2018

Danica Patrick broke down in tears as she confirmed 2017 was her last...
1d ago from Racer.com

Ganassi confirms Daytona, Indy talks with Patrick

Michael Andretti, Bobby Rahal and Roger Penske aren't interested in...
20h ago from Racer.com

Rahal confident Patrick can star again at Indy

Danica Patrick's first IndyCar team owner is confident the NASCAR star...
23h ago from Racer.com

Shank exploring Schmidt IndyCar pairing, Acura...

Michael Shank Racing could announce a dual Honda/Acura program next month...
18h ago from Racer.com

Popular On TotalWRC.com

SS12/13: Neuville pulls clear

Meeke retires with broken suspension
19h ago from WRC.com

Saturday in Australia: Neuville exploits Mikkelsen...

Saturday in Australia:Neuville exploits Mikkelsen mistake Thierry...
14h ago from WRC.com

SS10/11: Mikkelsen retires

SS10/11: Mikkelsen retires Thierry Neuville took the lead of Kennards...
23h ago from WRC.com

SS4/5: Mikkelsen marches on

Neuville ends Norwegian’s winning run
1d ago from WRC.com

Popular On GunnersToday.com

Match of the Day running order: Gary Lineker confirms...

GARY LINEKER has confirmed the Match of the Day running order after a big...
3h ago from Express.co.uk

‘We didn’t drop our focus for one minute’

Arsene Wenger was understandably delighted after we delivered arguably...
7h ago from Arsenal.com

Arsenal players love being alongside Mesut Ozil: He...

Arsenal players love being alongside Mesut Ozil: He gives everything -...
5h ago from DailyStar.co.uk

Arsenal Player Ratings: How did Alexis Sanchez, Mesut...

Arsenal Player Ratings: How did Alexis Sanchez, Mesut Ozil and Alexandre...
4h ago from DailyStar.co.uk

Comments

Hottest News

Hamilton warned Vettel over Baku "disrespect"

In an exclusive interview with Motorsport.tv's... Read More »
8h ago from Motorsport.com

Withdrawal from F1 would boost Ferrari by £100m

Analysis of latest filings from Ferrari indicates... Read More »
11h ago from Pitpass.com

Alonso to test Toyota LMP1 car on Sunday

It has been confirmed that Fernando Alonso will... Read More »
1h ago from Pitpass.com

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.