“He certainly doesn’t like other people making money out of Formula One,” said Ross Brawn of Bernie Ecclestone. Truer words were never spoken.
Major figures from the Formula One world have given their reactions to Bernie Ecclestone’s departure following Liberty Media’s takeover.
Ross Brawn’s appointment as F1’s new managing director for motor sports has been warmly received. But what plans does he have for grand prix racing?
Bernie Ecclestone has given the clearest indication yet his time in charge of Formula One is at an end as Liberty Media are poised to replace him.
Jolyon Palmer reports a positive first impression of the Renault RS17 after seeing a wind tunnel model of the team’s 2017 F1 car and driving it in the simulator.
Kevin Magnussen believes the decisions about when to use the Safety Car during the Brazilian Grand Prix were too conservative.
Ross Brawn says he left the Mercedes F1 team because of a breakdown in trust between him and fellow team bosses Toto Wolff and Niki Lauda.
Jolyon Palmer believes his performance in the cockpit compares favourably with that of his more experienced team mate.
Rio Haryanto will remain with Manor as the team’s reserve driver after losing his race seat at the team.
Jolyon Palmer has strongly rejected Sebastian Vettel’s claim the vast majority of drivers want to see the Halo head protection system introduced.
Daniil Kvyat will start the Austrian Grand Prix from the pit lane following his crash in qualifying yesterday.
Manor drivers Pascal Wehrlein and Rio Haryanto have both picked up reprimands for their driving during the first practice session.
Can F1 continue to make huge money from pay TV? Does the sport need to become more equal? Intriguing answers from board member Sir Martin Sorrell.
Kevin Magnussen says Renault has found more than just extra power from its new engine as the team covered almost three-and-a-half race distances in two days.
Kevin Magnussen says his points finish in the Russian Grand Prix has not led Renault to believe it can be regular top ten finishers.
Daniil Kvyat says the Red Bull hierarchy gave him no explanation for why he was dropped in favour of Max Verstappen after the Russian Grand Prix.
Renault has confirmed it will run Esteban Ocon and Kevin Magnussen in the test at the Circuit de Catalunya following the Spanish Grand Prix.
Daniil Kvyat may have been relegated to Toro Rosso but with few young Red Bull talents ready to move up his place in F1 looks safe for now.
To see why Max Verstappen has taken Daniil Kvyat’s seat at Red Bull you have to look beyond the Russian driver’s flattering results – and even that costly crash at Sochi.
Max Verstappen will drive a Red Bull from the next F1 race in Spain after Daniil Kvyat was dropped by the team following his poor showing at his home grand prix.