News Details

Drivers ‘shouldn’t even be allowed to talk’ - Ecclestone

 XPB Images Bernie Ecclestone claims F1 drivers “shouldn’t be allowed to talk” and are only interested in taking money out of the sport. Ecclestone’s comments come following an open letter from the Grand Prix Drivers’ Association (GPDA) which called for a change of governance for F1, calling the current structure “obsolete”. Ecclestone responded with a letter of his own at the time but in Bahrain he voiced his displeasure at the drivers for speaking out. “What sort of interest do they have, the drivers, other than taking money out of the sport?” Ecclestone said. “I’ve never seen one of them put one dollar in, you go to dinner with them and they don’t even...
Full Story »
6y ago from F1i.com 0
Share

You May Also Be Interested In...

Ecclestone confirms F1 sale price agreed - but he's...

F1 ringmaster Bernie Ecclestone claims that the sport has not one, but...
6y ago from Crash.net

F1 doesn't need Italy, claims Ecclestone

Bernie Ecclestone heaps pressure on talks to preserve F1 at Monza by...
6y ago from Crash.net

Ecclestone hits out at 'puppet' drivers

Bernie Ecclestone has hit out at the drivers following GPDA letter,...
6y ago from Pitpass.com

Two parties have agreed a price to buy F1 –...

Formula One Supermo Bernie Ecclestone says that, at least two interested...
6y ago from ThisIsF1.com

Elsewhere On The Network

Popular On MGPToday.com

Popular On IndyCarToday.com

VIDEO: Ganassi shows off Armstrong IndyCar livery

Chip Ganassi Racing has shown off the livery which Marcus Armstrong will...
14h ago from SpeedCafe.com

Green Flag Relay returns leading up to Indy 500

The NTT IndyCar Series is once again sending the green flag for the...
16h ago from MotorsportWeek.c...

AJ Foyt Racing switches number to avoid controversy

'After the reveal of the No. 88 livery last week, it was brought to our...
3d ago from SpeedCafe.com

Juncos Hollinger Racing unveils new IndyCar livery

Juncos Hollinger Racing has unveiled a new livery and new logo for the...
1d ago from SpeedCafe.com

Popular On TotalWRC.com

Popular On GunnersToday.com

Arsenal's Mohamed Elneny undergoes surgery on...

Arsenal confirm that midfielder Mohamed Elneny will be out for an extended...
50m ago from SportsMole.co.uk

Arsenal & Chelsea transfer target in London on...

Brighton midfielder Moises Caicedo is reportedly in London today following...
40m ago from CaughtOffside.com

How Arsenal squad have responded to surprise late move...

Arsenal’s squad are reportedly excited about the Deadline Day transfer...
50m ago from CaughtOffside.com

Comments


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.