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#Bernie Ecclestone

# bernie-ecclestone - Saturday 27 June, 2020

Hamilton hits back at ‘ignorant and uneducated’ Bernie Ecclestone comments
# Motor Sport
# Motor Sport

Hamilton hits back at ‘ignorant and uneducated’ Bernie Ecclestone comments

Jun 27th 2020, 1:14 PM 6,863 Views 0 Comments

F1 have distanced themselves from the 89-year-old president emeritus.

# bernie-ecclestone - Tuesday 24 January, 2017

Bernie Ecclestone, the racing Napoleon, forced into exile
# Wave Goodbye
# Wave Goodbye

Bernie Ecclestone, the racing Napoleon, forced into exile

Jan 24th 2017, 5:12 PM 8,076 Views 7 Comments

The 86-year-old transformed grand prix racing into one of the most profitable sports.

# bernie-ecclestone - Monday 1 August, 2016

Bernie Ecclestone's mother-in-law rescued from kidnappers after week in captivity
# Brazil
From TheJournal.ie
# Brazil

Bernie Ecclestone's mother-in-law rescued from kidnappers after week in captivity

Aug 1st 2016, 8:35 AM 40,986 Views 41 Comments

Ecclestone’s 67-year-old mother-in-law Aparecida Schunck Flosi Palmeira was kidnapped on 22 July.

# bernie-ecclestone - Tuesday 26 July, 2016

F1 boss Bernie Ecclestone's mother-in-law 'kidnapped and held for €33 million'
# Snatched
From TheJournal.ie
# Snatched

F1 boss Bernie Ecclestone's mother-in-law 'kidnapped and held for €33 million'

Jul 26th 2016, 9:28 PM 55,981 Views 61 Comments

Local reports say that the woman was snatched from her home in Sao Paulo.

# bernie-ecclestone - Saturday 9 August, 2014

Guinness, Facebook, and drink driving: The week in numbers
# Prime Numbers
From TheJournal.ie
# Prime Numbers

Guinness, Facebook, and drink driving: The week in numbers

Aug 9th 2014, 7:30 PM 12,788 Views 3 Comments

Plus: How many flights went in and out of Ireland’s airports last year?

# bernie-ecclestone - Tuesday 5 August, 2014

F1 tycoon Bernie Ecclestone will pay $100m to end his trial...for bribery
# F1
# F1

F1 tycoon Bernie Ecclestone will pay $100m to end his trial...for bribery

Aug 5th 2014, 1:40 PM 14,400 Views 44 Comments

The Formula One boss appeared in a Munich court today.

# bernie-ecclestone - Thursday 16 January, 2014

Bernie Ecclestone to step down at F1 for bribery trial
# Formula 1
# Formula 1

Bernie Ecclestone to step down at F1 for bribery trial

Jan 16th 2014, 3:25 PM 1,725 Views 0 Comments

The 83-year-old magnate has repeatedly denied any wrongdoing in relation to bribery allegations against him.

# bernie-ecclestone - Friday 7 December, 2012

Ecclestone: Michael Schumacher should not have returned to F1
# Legacy
# Legacy

Ecclestone: Michael Schumacher should not have returned to F1

Dec 7th 2012, 5:51 PM 1,329 Views 0 Comments

Well, it’s all very well saying it now, isn’t it Bernie?

# bernie-ecclestone - Monday 3 December, 2012

Ferrari boss di Montezemolo hits back at 'elderly' Ecclestone
# F1
# F1

Ferrari boss di Montezemolo hits back at 'elderly' Ecclestone

Dec 3rd 2012, 5:21 PM 859 Views 0 Comments

The handbags are flying in Formula 1 circles.

# bernie-ecclestone - Friday 19 October, 2012

New Jersey waves goodbye to Formula 1 race in 2013
# Delay
# Delay

New Jersey waves goodbye to Formula 1 race in 2013

Oct 19th 2012, 6:32 PM 927 Views 0 Comments

The Weehawken track will not be ready, and it is now hoped that the inaugural race can take place in 2014.

# bernie-ecclestone - Wednesday 5 September, 2012

Eddie Jordan: Hamilton is moving to Mercedes to replace Schumacher
# F1
# F1

Eddie Jordan: Hamilton is moving to Mercedes to replace Schumacher

Sep 5th 2012, 6:00 PM 1,363 Views 2 Comments

The former team boss says that Hamilton will finally leave McLaren at the end of the season.

# bernie-ecclestone - Sunday 2 September, 2012

Schumacher: Reports of my retirement are premature
# F1
# F1

Schumacher: Reports of my retirement are premature

Sep 2nd 2012, 5:36 PM 707 Views 2 Comments

The German finished a creditable seventh in the Belgian Grand Prix on Sunday.

# bernie-ecclestone - Thursday 19 July, 2012

End of the road for Nurburgring? Famous German track veers towards administration
# Skid Row
# Skid Row

End of the road for Nurburgring? Famous German track veers towards administration

Jul 19th 2012, 5:03 PM 697 Views 2 Comments

Sebastian Vettel says it ‘would be an embarrassment’ not to race at the track, which is in danger of going bust.

# bernie-ecclestone - Tuesday 17 July, 2012

London 2012: Formula One track among Olympic stadium options
# Watch This Space
# Watch This Space

London 2012: Formula One track among Olympic stadium options

Jul 17th 2012, 7:14 PM 553 Views 0 Comments

West Ham and Leyton Orient are also among the bidders for the venue.

# bernie-ecclestone - Friday 20 April, 2012

Bahrain braced for ‘three days of rage’
# F1
# F1

Bahrain braced for ‘three days of rage’

Apr 20th 2012, 12:00 PM 186 Views 0 Comments

Organisers of the this weekend’s contentious Bahrain Grand Prix have boosted security in the wake of a petrol bomb attack targeting Force India team members.

# bernie-ecclestone - Wednesday 18 April, 2012

Domenicali: Bahrain GP must proceed
# Optimism
# Optimism

Domenicali: Bahrain GP must proceed

Apr 18th 2012, 11:29 AM 149 Views 0 Comments

Ferrari team principal Stefano Domenicali believes Formula One can help ease tensions in the troubled state by setting a positive example at this weekend’s Grand Prix.

# bernie-ecclestone - Saturday 14 April, 2012

Formula One announcement sparks unrest in Bahrain
# Protest
# Protest

Formula One announcement sparks unrest in Bahrain

Apr 14th 2012, 11:10 AM 2,564 Views 7 Comments

The FIA’s decision to go ahead with next week’s Bahrain Grand Prix has triggered a renewal of hostilities between riot police and anti-government protestors.

# bernie-ecclestone - Friday 13 April, 2012

Bahrain Grand Prix will go ahead – FIA
# Bahrain GP
# Bahrain GP

Bahrain Grand Prix will go ahead – FIA

Apr 13th 2012, 12:42 PM 1,999 Views 20 Comments

Formula One’s governing body say they are happy with the security measures in place ahead of the race on 22 April.

# bernie-ecclestone - Tuesday 10 April, 2012

Ecclestone: Bahrain decision will come down to the teams
# Unrest
# Unrest

Ecclestone: Bahrain decision will come down to the teams

Apr 10th 2012, 11:55 AM 177 Views 0 Comments

The F1 supremo says he can’t force anyone to travel to Bahrain, while pressing home the fact that ‘commercially they have to go.’

# bernie-ecclestone - Friday 16 March, 2012

F1 Season Preview: Gentlemen, start your engines...
# F1
# F1

F1 Season Preview: Gentlemen, start your engines...

Mar 16th 2012, 10:17 AM 329 Views 0 Comments

It’s back, it’s in HD and, as Sky have been telling us, it’s live. Here’s the rundown of those on the grid this Sunday morning in Melbourne.

# bernie-ecclestone - Wednesday 15 February, 2012

Going ahead: F1 bosses have no plans to abandon Bahrain visit
# Grand Prix
# Grand Prix

Going ahead: F1 bosses have no plans to abandon Bahrain visit

Feb 15th 2012, 1:34 PM 170 Views 0 Comments

Calls from human rights groups for the FIA to withdraw Bahrain from their race calendar have fallen on deaf ears.

# bernie-ecclestone - Saturday 17 December, 2011

Ecclestone: Formula One won't be big in the States
# Vroom
# Vroom

Ecclestone: Formula One won't be big in the States

Dec 17th 2011, 1:06 PM 294 Views 0 Comments

Bernie Ecclestone does not expect F1 to take off in the United States, despite the fact that two races will take place in the country from 2013.

# bernie-ecclestone - Thursday 10 November, 2011

Ecclestone paid Gribkowsky £27million to 'stop him doing silly things'
# Revelation
# Revelation

Ecclestone paid Gribkowsky £27million to 'stop him doing silly things'

Nov 10th 2011, 1:35 PM 142 Views 0 Comments

The Formula 1 supremo has admitted to paying the ex-chief risk officer of BayernLB, but claimed he was blackmailed into doing so.

# bernie-ecclestone - Friday 5 August, 2011

F1 to return to Bahrain in November 2012
# Capitalism
# Capitalism

F1 to return to Bahrain in November 2012

Aug 5th 2011, 4:12 PM 150 Views 0 Comments

Formula One chief Bernie Ecclestone has announced that Formula One will return to Bahrain in November of next year. The decision has not been without its critics.

# bernie-ecclestone - Friday 29 July, 2011

F1 bosses cautious as Sky snap up race rights
# Move Over Auntie
# Move Over Auntie

F1 bosses cautious as Sky snap up race rights

Jul 29th 2011, 12:15 PM 337 Views 4 Comments

Blow for the Beeb who will only broadcast half of the races live from next season onwards.

# bernie-ecclestone - Thursday 21 July, 2011

German prosecutors accuse Ecclestone of bribery
# Allegation
# Allegation

German prosecutors accuse Ecclestone of bribery

Jul 21st 2011, 4:49 PM 110 Views 0 Comments

F1 supremo is alleged to have received $41.4m in illegal payments from Gerhard Gribkowsky.

# bernie-ecclestone - Tuesday 7 June, 2011

Bahraini doctors face trial for treating anti-government protesters
# Bahrain
From TheJournal.ie
# Bahrain

Bahraini doctors face trial for treating anti-government protesters

Jun 7th 2011, 9:01 AM 269 Views 1 Comment

47 doctors and nurses are arraigned at a closed hearing, accused of participating in the Shiite demonstrations.

# bernie-ecclestone - Tuesday 1 March, 2011

Ecclestone targets August date for F1's Bahrain GP
# Eastern Promise
# Eastern Promise

Ecclestone targets August date for F1's Bahrain GP

Mar 1st 2011, 1:23 PM 125 Views 0 Comments

Bahrain Grand Prix could be staged during the series’ summer break after being called off due to unrest in the country.

# bernie-ecclestone - Monday 21 February, 2011

Bahrain Grand Prix cancelled due to civil unrest
# Off
# Off

Bahrain Grand Prix cancelled due to civil unrest

Feb 21st 2011, 4:15 PM 611 Views 0 Comments

Race organisers have yet to indicate if the postponed race will take place at a later date.

# bernie-ecclestone - Thursday 14 October, 2010

Winter Olympics venue to host F1 GP from 2014
# Formula 1
# Formula 1

Winter Olympics venue to host F1 GP from 2014

Oct 14th 2010, 3:49 PM 84 Views 0 Comments

Sochi – which hosts the Winter Olympics in 2014 – will host the Russian Grand Prix, though it may be delayed a year.

# bernie-ecclestone - Thursday 30 September, 2010

Koreans insist F1 track will be ready
# Formula 1
# Formula 1

Koreans insist F1 track will be ready

Sep 30th 2010, 12:13 PM 68 Views 0 Comments

Organisers of the Korean Formula 1 Grand Prix insist Yeongam will be ready as Bernie Ecclestone fired a new warning.