Mercedes lose ??81m Henkel deal

Posted on | Author Keith Collantine

The new Mercedes Grand Prix team has suffered an early setback with the potential loss of a sponsorship deal worth ??81m (??90m / $130m). German financial newspaper Handelsblatt reports Brawn signed a three-year contract with Henkel in July. But Henkel now claims its head of sponsorship activities did not have the authority to approve the … Continue reading Mercedes lose ??81m Henkel deal

F1 links: More Schumacher return rumours

Posted on Author Keith Collantine

Michael Schumacher says yes to £20m Mercedes return to Formula One (Daily Mirror) "Contrary to reports that the sport's most successful racer would be earning just £6million, the German will actually rake in the biggest salary in F1 next season, totalling nearly £20m." Lotus F1 Racing Driver Announcement Q&As (Lotus) Jarno Trulli: "We have to … Continue reading F1 links: More Schumacher return rumours