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Posted on Friday, August 26, 2011

Mosley: Split TV deal is good news

Aug.26 (GMM) Max Mosley thinks F1's split broadcasting rights deal for Britain is good news for the sport.

"I would say that the TV viewers in Britain are getting a good deal," the former FIA president told Auto Motor und Sport.

The 50 per cent loss...

Posted on Friday, August 26, 2011

Boris Becker slams Schumacher critics

Aug.26 (GMM) German tennis legend Boris Becker has scolded F1's experts for pushing Michael Schumacher to retire.

He told Die Welt newspaper it is not right that "formula one greats are now criticising him publicly and basically forcing him to go".

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Posted on Friday, August 26, 2011

Boullier unhappy with F1's income distribution

Aug.26 (GMM) Renault boss Eric Boullier has expressed frustration with the amount of income distributed to the teams by F1's commercial rights holders.

"F1 is the only sport where the owner of the commercial rights gets 50 per cent and leaves its par...

Posted on Saturday, July 23, 2011

Ecclestone might 'back off' F1 amid scandal - Mosley

Jul.23 (GMM) Bernie Ecclestone appeared at the Nurburgring on Friday, despite suggestions he might skip the journey to Germany for fear of being arrested.

The F1 chief executive is finally admitting he paid $44 million to jailed German banker Gerhard...

Posted on Thursday, July 7, 2011

News of the World shutting down

Jul.7 (GMM) The British newspaper News of the World is shutting down.

The scandal-rag is famous in F1 circles for exposing Max Mosley's encounter with five prostitutes, for which the former FIA president won legal action against the newspaper's claim...

Posted on Wednesday, June 8, 2011

Ecclestone could send own inspector to Bahrain

Jun.8 (GMM) Bernie Ecclestone could send his own envoy to Bahrain as the 2011 race rescheduling saga becomes a political power struggle.

Some commentators have raised eyebrows this week as Ecclestone, F1's chief executive, appeared to be back in step...

Posted on Tuesday, June 7, 2011

Teams must agree to Bahrain calendar reshuffle - Mosley

Jun.7 (GMM) The FIA will have broken its own rules if the Bahrain grand prix goes ahead in October without the teams' consent.

That is the claim of the governing body's former president Max Mosley, as the intrigue surrounding the rescheduled race in ...

Posted on Friday, June 3, 2011

New 2011 season finale date undecided

Jun.3 (GMM) The Bahrain International Circuit and the FIA have confirmed reports the troubled island Kingdom's postponed race date has been rescheduled for 2011.

Although the governing body is yet to issue a statement to the wider media, sources said...

Posted on Wednesday, May 11, 2011

Mosley loses privacy case in Strasbourg

May 11 (GMM) Max Mosley has failed in his bid to force media outlets to notify individuals before stories about their personal lives are published.

Dating back to the News of the World's 2008 expose about the former FIA president's allegedly Nazi-the...

Posted on Monday, May 9, 2011

Mosley confirms opposition to News Corp interest

May 9 (GMM) Bernie Ecclestone reverted to his typical humour and image of invincibility when asked in Turkey if he fears formula one slipping from his grasp.

Asked by Bild am Sonntag if he is worried he may soon have to relinquish his role as the mos...

Posted on Tuesday, April 5, 2011

Todt wants 'correct' F1 revenue for FIA

Apr.5 (GMM) The latest interview given by Jean Todt has revealed more about apparently rising tension between the FIA and F1's chief executive Bernie Ecclestone.

When Ecclestone admitted recently he is "at loggerheads" with FIA president Todt about t...

Posted on Monday, April 4, 2011

Todt not ruling out second term as FIA boss

Apr.4 (GMM) Jean Todt has indicated he will seek a second term as FIA president.

When the former Ferrari boss was campaigning for the role to replace predecessor Max Mosley, it was reported that he said he only wanted to stay for four years.

But acc...