1. Bernie Ecclestone Is Not as Out-of-Touch as He Seems on Social Media

    Formula One CEO Bernie Ecclestone is very good at a few things. His particular skills include making money, growing a business and getting people upset, not necessarily in that order...

    Matthew Walthert Written by Matthew Walthert about 1 month ago 2,644 reads 4 comments

  2. 2014 Formula 1 Cars Are Getting Faster and Their Engines More Reliable

    The last two Formula One grands prix, in the United States and Brazil, provided further evidence that the new generation of cars, powered by hybrid V6 engines, are closing in on the performance levels of their V8-powered predecessors...

    Matthew Walthert Written by Matthew Walthert about 1 month ago 3,558 reads 3 comments

  3. What Formula 1 Can Learn from the NFL About Fan Engagement

    AUSTIN, Texas — Success in the United States is like the Holy Grail for Formula One—not only because of the value but also because finding either entails a seemingly never-ending quest...

    Matthew Walthert Written by Matthew Walthert about 1 month ago 1,192 reads 2 comments

  4. Does a Formula 1 Race on the Las Vegas Strip Make Sense?

    Formula One CEO Bernie Ecclestone has mentioned Las Vegas as a possibility for a new Formula One race in the United States...

    Matthew Walthert Written by Matthew Walthert about 2 months ago 4,205 reads 5 comments

  5. Russian Grand Prix 2014: 6 Key Facts About Sochi Circuit

    Formula One heads to Sochi, Russia this week with Jules Bianchi still in the hospital following his terrifying crash in Japan and the dark cloud of the Russia–Ukraine conflict hanging over Eastern Europe...

    Matthew Walthert Written by Matthew Walthert about 3 months ago 8,434 reads 2 comments

  6. Formula 1 CEO Bernie Ecclestone's Most Memorable Quotes

    Bernie Ecclestone must be celebrating this weekend. The Formula One CEO settled his German court case earlier this week with a $100 million payment. Now he can turn his full attention back to F1...

    Matthew Walthert Written by Matthew Walthert about 5 months ago 4,714 reads 3 comments

  7. History Shows Ecclestone and F1 Will Do Everything to Avoid Canceling Russian GP

    Should sport and politics ever mix? It's a question that is asked perhaps too often—and its answer largely depends on the sport in question...

    Oliver Harden Written by Oliver Harden about 5 months ago 1,891 reads 3 comments

  8. Bernie Ecclestone Forgets He's Married on 1st Day of Bribery Trial

    Being on trial for bribery has to be a stressful event, so one could forgive F1 chief Bernie Ecclestone for stumbling over his words as the proceedings began...

    BR-UK Staff Written by BR-UK Staff about 8 months ago 7,461 reads 1 comments

  9. Can Formula 1 and NASCAR Coexist in the United States?

    The 2014 Formula One U.S. Grand Prix is scheduled for November 2, 2014 in Austin, Texas. Some 350 kilometres to the north, in Fort Worth, the Texas 500 NASCAR race will take place on the same day...

    Matthew Walthert Written by Matthew Walthert about 10 months ago 7,046 reads 15 comments

  10. Russian Grand Prix 2014: After the Winter Olympics, Will Sochi Be Ready?

    As the 2014 Winter Olympics draw to a close in Sochi, Russia, the resort city on the Black Sea is only eight months away from another major international event. On October 12, Sochi will host the first Russian Grand Prix in 100 years ...

    Matthew Walthert Written by Matthew Walthert about 10 months ago 4,239 reads 0 comments

  11. Does Ferrari Need Formula 1 More Than F1 Needs the Scuderia?

    Formula One without Ferrari would be like Major League Baseball without the New York Yankees or the English Premier League without Manchester United. Ferrari is the sport's most prestigious team, having won the most races and championships, by far...

    Matthew Walthert Written by Matthew Walthert about 10 months ago 3,224 reads 16 comments

  12. Jacques Villeneuve Is Right That New Formula 1 Regulations Make Sport "Fake"

    Jacques Villeneuve has never been known for pulling punches. When he has something to say , he says it , a refreshing change from many drivers in the paddock...

    Matthew Walthert Written by Matthew Walthert about 10 months ago 5,708 reads 24 comments

  13. Formula 1 Prize Money: What Are the Rewards Per Race and Per Season?

    There is a lot of money in Formula One; that is no secret. According to Reuters , the sport generated more than $1.5 billion in revenue in 2011...

    Matthew Walthert Written by Matthew Walthert about 11 months ago 57,570 reads 2 comments

  14. Imagining Formula 1 and Its Future After Bernie Ecclestone

    Formula One CEO Bernie Ecclestone has been involved in the sport since 1957, as a manager, driver ( it's true! ), team owner and executive. But he will (probably) not be around forever...

    Matthew Walthert Written by Matthew Walthert about 11 months ago 1,981 reads 2 comments

  15. Bernie Ecclestone Court Case: German Legal Experts Evaluate Possible Sentences

    Formula One CEO Bernie Ecclestone is facing charges in Germany of bribery and incitement to breach of trust...

    Matthew Walthert Written by Matthew Walthert about 11 months ago 2,099 reads 8 comments

  16. Formula 1 Boss Bernie Ecclestone Expects Bribery Case to Be Thrown Out

    Formula One head man Bernie Ecclestone still has his hopes up regarding the chances that his bribery case in Germany gets thrown out before going to trial...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 11 months ago 999 reads 1 comments

  17. Breaking Down the Costs of Racing in Formula 1: Is Spending Out of Control?

    The 2013 Formula One season was filled with reports of teams in financial trouble . It is no secret that many of the smaller teams (and even the race-winning Lotus team ) are struggling...

    Matthew Walthert Written by Matthew Walthert about 11 months ago 27,555 reads 6 comments