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Ecclestone threat ends as Walsh turns down F1 top job 0

Ecclestone threat ends as Walsh turns down F1 top job

This article was originally published on grandprix247.com. Paul Walsh is no longer a threat to Bernie Ecclestone’s long reign over Formula 1 according to reports in the Financial Times and The Times newspapers, who...

Ecclestone threat ends as Walsh ‘walks away’ 0

Ecclestone threat ends as Walsh ‘walks away’

This article was originally published on motorsport.com. Specialist reports in the Financial Times and The Times newspapers said former Diageo chief Walsh, hotly tipped to become the sport’s new chairman over the last few...

Schu most searched-for sportsman in 2014 – Google 0

Schu most searched-for sportsman in 2014 – Google

This article was originally published on motorsport.com. An analysis of the more than two trillion searches on the world’s most popular search engine this year also showed that Schumacher’s skiing crash and recuperation was...

Horner says Kvyat has ‘Raikkonen mindset’ 0

Horner says Kvyat has ‘Raikkonen mindset’

This article was originally published on motorsport.com. As quadruple world champion Sebastian Vettel departed for Ferrari, Red Bull officials said they took merely “ten minutes” to decide that Russian rookie Daniil Kvyat would be...

Gutierrez’s Mexican sponsors follow him to Ferrari 0

Gutierrez’s Mexican sponsors follow him to Ferrari

This article was originally published on grandprix247.com. Esteban Gutiérrez’s appointment as Ferrari reserve driver is already paying dividends for the team as the Mexican’s sponsors transfer their allegiance to Maranello’s coffers. Ferrari announced that “that it...

Stolen Red Bull trophies found dumped in lake 0

Stolen Red Bull trophies found dumped in lake

This article was originally published on grandprix247.com. Grand Prix trophies stolen from the Red Bull Formula 1  factory in Milton Keynes have been found in a lake, police revealed. Around 20 trophies have been retrieved of the...

Fry and Tombazis axed as Ferrari revolution continues 0

Fry and Tombazis axed as Ferrari revolution continues

This article was originally published on grandprix247.com. Ferrari have parted company with chief designer Nikolas Tombazis and engineering director Pat Fry, two of the men responsible for designing this year’s car as the team...

Fry and Tombazis out as Ferrari restructures 0

Fry and Tombazis out as Ferrari restructures

This article was originally published on motorsport.com. Engineering director Pat Fry and chief designer Nicolas Tombazis are both leaving Ferrari as part of a reorganisation under new boss Maurizio Arrivabane. Meanwhile James Allison’s position...

Police recover stolen RBR trophies from lake, but many still missing 0

Police recover stolen RBR trophies from lake, but many still missing

This article was originally published on motorsport.com. Around 20 of the trophies stolen from Red Bull Racing on December 6th have been recovered from a lake, although the exact number is not clear as...

Ferrari lands major Mexican sponsorship deal 0

Ferrari lands major Mexican sponsorship deal

This article was originally published on motorsport.com. A day after announcing that Esteban Gutierrez had been appointed as test and reserve driver Ferrari has announced a sponsorship deal with Mexican-based telecom giant America Movil, which formerly...