1. 5 Quotes from Formula 1 Supremo Bernie Ecclestone

    Bernie Ecclestone has been a part of the Formula One landscape for almost 60 years. After stints as a driver (two failed attempts to qualify in 1958), manager and team owner, the ...

    Neil James Written by Neil James about 7 months ago 2,221 reads 0 comments

  2. German Grand Prix Problems Highlight Importance of Traditional F1 Markets

    Since 2008, the venue of the German Grand Prix has alternated between Hockenheim and the Nurburgring . Both tracks are a shadow of their former selves, yet they never had trouble drawing fans during the Michael Schumacher years...

    Matthew Walthert Written by Matthew Walthert about 8 months ago 4,757 reads 9 comments

  3. McLaren's Struggle to Land a Title Sponsor Highlights a Larger Problem for F1

    It has now been more than 10 months since McLaren CEO Ron Dennis guaranteed his team would have a new title sponsor early in the 2014 season. Now, racing director Eric Boullier says the team would be fine if it had to go another season without one...

    Matthew Walthert Written by Matthew Walthert about 8 months ago 5,004 reads 2 comments

  4. Is the F1 Engine Development Loophole a Symptom of Larger Problems at the FIA?

    The FIA , Formula One's governing body, has admitted there is a loophole in the wording of the engine development regulations introduced last year, according to Autosport 's Jonathan Noble ...

    Matthew Walthert Written by Matthew Walthert about 8 months ago 3,233 reads 1 comments

  5. 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 10 months ago 2,692 reads 4 comments

  6. 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 10 months ago 3,754 reads 3 comments

  7. 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 10 months ago 1,284 reads 2 comments

  8. 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 11 months ago 4,245 reads 5 comments

  9. 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 11 months ago 8,504 reads 2 comments