News Details

‘No excuse' for F1 hosts over human rights progress

Stefano Domenicali believes countries have “no excuse” not to improve their human rights records when they become a part of Formula 1. Qatar and Saudi Arabia, both of which have come under the microscope over human rights, are each hosting a grand prix for the first time in 2021 and have been given long-term contracts to remain on the calendar. Lewis Hamilton and Sebastian Vettel are the most outspoken drivers regarding such matters, with the German having replied “no” when asked if he was looking forward to the next race in Saudi Arabia – an answer which was clearly not from a sporting perspective, even though he was reluctant to elaborate on this occasion. It has been claimed...
Full Story »
7mo ago from PlanetF1.com 0
Share

You May Also Be Interested In...

Hamilton: Sport 'duty bound' to raise human rights...

Lewis Hamilton says sports such as F1 are "duty bound" to make...
7mo ago from SkySports.com

Hamilton: Vital to speak out about place like Qatar

Lewis Hamilton said it is the responsibility of athletes to raise...
7mo ago from espnF1.com

Todt not upset about Ferrari's F1 records being broken

Interview To news overview FIA President Jean Todt is not disappointed...
7mo ago from RacingNews365.com

Saudi GP highlights worker safety ahead of debut

Saudi Arabian Formula One Grand Prix organisers say they can be proud of...
7mo ago from espnF1.com

Elsewhere On The Network

Popular On MGPToday.com

Popular On IndyCarToday.com

VIDEO: Top 10 IndyCar passes of the season to date

The top 10 on-track passes so far in the 2022 IndyCar Series
7h ago from SpeedCafe.com

Calderon to finally race an IndyCar with existing...

Tatiana Calderon is looking forward to this weekend’s Mid-Ohio round...
11h ago from SpeedCafe.com

Dixon denies talks with McLaren SP over IndyCar...

Scott Dixon linked to McLaren SP and a potential leadership role when he...
13h ago from SpeedCafe.com

Popular On TotalWRC.com

Maxine Wahome becomes first female WRC3 winner

With a WRC3 victory in her home country of Kenya's Safari Rally, Maxine...

Popular On GunnersToday.com

Ruben Neves 'to stay at Wolverhampton Wanderers'

Wolverhampton Wanderers are reportedly expected to retain the services of...
2h ago from SportsMole.co.uk

(Photo) Leaked image of Gabriel Jesus at the Emirates...

Leaked images are doing the rounds of what looks very clearly like Gabriel...
2h ago from CaughtOffside.com

Chelsea 'to hold Raphinha talks on Thursday'

Chelsea will reportedly hold discussions with the agent of Leeds United...
2h ago from SportsMole.co.uk

Comments

Hottest News

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.