Bernie Ecclestone


Formula one faces blind corner as Bernie Ecclestone bribery trial begins

Bernie Ecclestone

Daniel Johnson A101 and B177. These are the Munich courtrooms where over the next five months much of formula one's near and distant future will be determined.


Red Bull may quit formula one: Bernie Ecclestone


Ian Parkes Formula one supremo Bernie Ecclestone won't be surprised if Red Bull billionaire Dietrich Mateschitz carries out his threat to quit the sport.

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Bernie Ecclestone: an audience with the F1 supremo

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Darren Kane Bernie Ecclestone didn’t receive an Oxbridge qualification. Indeed he eschewed formal education as soon as he could.

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Australian Grand Prix: Bernie Ecclestone vows to deliver 'noisier' formula one cars

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Tom Cary Formula one boss Bernie Ecclestone has said the sport will investigate ways of making the new machines sound "more like racing cars".

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Bernie Ecclestone wins ’corrupt’ F1 case

Bernie Ecclestone

Formula 1 boss Bernie Ecclestone won a multi-million dollar case at London's High Court relating to the sale of F1 in 2005 on Thursday but the judge nevertheless said it was a corrupt deal.


Bernie Ecclestone claims he has F1 owners' support

Blasted by judge: Formula 1 boss Bernie Ecclestone.

Tom Cary Bernie Ecclestone claimed Formula One's controlling shareholder CVC Capital Partners was happy for him to continue as chief executive of the sport despite a High Court judge concluding that he paid a...

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Bernie Ecclestone names his successor

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Ecclestone broke his silence to name Red Bull's team chief as his choice to succeed him.

Bernie Ecclestone will run Formula One during bribery trial

Formula One boss Bernie Ecclestone.

Formula One boss steps down from board after a German court decided he will face trial over corruption charges.

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Bernie Ecclestone faces German bribery charge

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German prosecutors have indicted motor-racing magnate Bernie Ecclestone on a bribery charge, but the 82-year-old has refused to resign as Formula One boss, despite facing a trial.

Bernie Ecclestone: inside his fast and furious life

BUDAPEST, HUNGARY - JULY 26:  F1 Supremo Bernie Ecclestone attends practice for the Hungarian Formula One Grand Prix at Hungaroring on July 26, 2013 in Budapest, Hungary.  (Photo by Mark Thompson/Getty Images)

Nick Miller As he prepares to fight allegations of bribery, the F1 boss remains firmly behind the wheel in the world of motor sport.

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Lewis Hamilton set to dominate with Mercedes in Bahrain

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Daniel Johnson in Sakhir If Lewis Hamilton's suggestion he is yet to explore the limits of his all-conquering Mercedes is anything more than an attempt to out-psyche his rivals, then the other teams could be left chasing...

Vettel fuels the row over quieter engines

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Daniel Johnson The row over formula one's quieter engines reached new depths

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Sebastian Vettel turns his back on a 'bling-bling' life

Daniel Johnson Clearly Sebastian Vettel is not enamoured with Formula One's brave new world for 2014.


Formula one: fuel flow dramas take sheen off fresh start

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Peter McKay There was enough overtaking and action to keep us captivated, but Daniel Ricciardo's disqualification has many eyebrows raised.

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Sebastian Vettel slams quieter F1 engines

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Four-time world champion Sebastian Vettel slammed the new sound of Formula One on Thursday and said this season's quiet, hybrid engines desperately needed a makeover to bring back some excitement.

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No Prix could be grander

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Leaping Larry A checklist on the race that puts Melbourne ''on the map''.

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Machinations done as F1 roadshow takes off

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Peter McKay Late on Sunday afternoon the results of pre-season Formula One tests and the endless pontificating become redundant.

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Walker furious at the lack of GP 'screams'

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Michael Lynch Noise might annoy, but the lack of noise can annoy a formula one fan a lot more.

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The Australian GP will provide a testing ground for new F1 engines

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Mark Fogarty Changes to the cars has everyone on edge for the Australian GP, writes Mark Fogarty.


Daniel Ricciardo has his sights set on a prolific first season with Red Bull

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Andrew Tate Daniel Ricciardo's dream drive has coincided with Red Bull Racing's biggest challenge. Cue those old UFC replays...