News Details

Ecclestone corruption acquittal set for Tuesday?

Bernie Ecclestone is expected to put the corruption scandal behind him on Tuesday and return full-time to formula one. The sport's chief executive has been caught up in a German court trial in the opening half of most weeks recently as he fends off accusations he bribed Gerhard Gribkowsky. A conviction would have ended his F1 reign and could also have seen him jailed, but he appears to have agreed a $100 million settlement with the Munich authorities that will see all charges forever dropped. Germany's Die Welt newspaper calls it a "second-class acquittal", but it should be enough to satisfy F1 owner CVC's Donald Mackenzie, and F1 stakeholders like Daimler who operate under strict...
Full Story »
3y ago from GrandPrix.com 0
Share

You May Also Be Interested In...

F1 boss corruption ‘acquittal’ set for Tuesday

F1 boss corruption ‘acquittal' set for TuesdayPosted On 05 Aug...
3y ago from ThisIsF1.com

Ecclestone corruption deal set for today

Bernie Ecclestone in court Bernie Ecclestone is expected to put the...
3y ago from GrandPrix247.com

F1 boss offers EUR 25m to end his corruption

F1 boss offers EUR 25m to end his corruptionPosted On 29 Jul 2014By :...
3y ago from ThisIsF1.com

Ecclestone offers EUR 25m to settle bribery case

Bernie Ecclestone is willing to pay EUR 25 million to settle the...
3y ago from GrandPrix.com

Elsewhere On The Network

Popular On MGPToday.com

Rossi 'proud' of performance at Aragón

– Valentino Rossi says he was "quite proud" of his...
1d ago from GPUpdate.net

MotoGP Aragon: Win and championship lead for Marquez

Marquez was unstoppable in the Aragon MotoGP as Rossi comes home in fifth...
2d ago from BikeSportNews.com

Lorenzo: First Ducati win will come soon

– Jorge Lorenzo believes his first win in Ducati colours will come...
1d ago from GPUpdate.net

MotoGP Aragon: Racing was ‘the right choice’ for...

Rossi takes fifth place at the Aragon MotoGP round, dealing with pain in...
1d ago from BikeSportNews.com

Popular On IndyCarToday.com

Carlin edges closer to entering IndyCar

– Carlin appears to be close to joining the IndyCar series field...
11h ago from GPUpdate.net

Four cars for final 2018 IndyCar bodywork test

The Verizon IndyCar Series has doubled the number of cars it will have at...
22h ago from Racer.com

Ganassi Racing cuts more than 40 staff

Most everyone at Chip Ganassi Racing had heard for the past few weeks...
4d ago from Racer.com

PUMPELLY: The case against gravel

During the opening laps of the 1999 British Grand Prix, Michael...
4d ago from Racer.com

Popular On TotalWRC.com

Rally GB celebrates Welsh stars

Rally GB celebrates Welsh stars World champion co-drivers Phil Mills and...
6h ago from WRC.com

Inside Latvala-land

Jari-Matti offers a video tour of his museum
5h ago from WRC.com

WRC presents for birthday boy Rovanperä

WRC presents for birthday boy Rovanperä Sixteen-year-old Kalle...
1d ago from WRC.com

McKay completes McRae goal

McKay completes McRae goal Rally fan Mark McKay raised almost £1,000...
1d ago from WRC.com

Popular On GunnersToday.com

Sead Kolasinac and Petr Cech behind Arsenal's...

The N FC crew answer your tweets on Arsenal and their preference in...
1h ago from ESPNFC.co.uk

The 50 best under-21 players in world football...

The 50 best under-21 players in world football according to L’Equipe -...
6h ago from DailyStar.co.uk

Dietmar Hamann urges Arsenal to chase Diego Simeone

Former Germany international Dietmar Hamann has said that he believes...
4h ago from SportsMole.co.uk

Comments

Hottest News

Stroll family dashes Kubica's hopes of a Williams test

A plan to test Robert Kubica in Suzuka last week... Read More »
11h ago from F1i.com

Wolff: 'Sometimes Lewis gives us grey hair!'

Toto Wolff admits it's sometimes a challenge for... Read More »
7h ago from F1i.com

Mercedes and Ferrari take balanced approach to Japan tyres

The FIA has revealed the choice of tyres made by... Read More »
1h ago from F1i.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.