Tag: World Motor Sport Council
Updated: FIA reveals rules for unified F1 in 2010 – including Mosley’s retirement
A deal has been struck that will prevent the breakaway of eight Formula One teams to form a new series, according to a FIA statement following a meeting of the World Motor Sport Council in Paris this morning.Tagged as: Formula One, FOTA, Max Mosley, World Motor Sport Council
F1: McLaren handed a three-race ban – suspended
McLaren have been given a suspended three-race ban for misleading stewards at the Australian Grand Prix, as team principal Martin Whitmarsh’s strategy for handling the crisis was shown to have paid off admirably.Tagged as: Australian Grand Prix, FIA, Formula One, Martin Whitmarsh, McLaren, World Motor Sport Council
F1: Ecclestone hints McLaren might be spared harsh penalty
On the eve of McLaren’s appearance in front of the World Motorsport Council on five charges of bringing Formula One into disrepute, there is a glimmer of hope for the team of the reigning world champion.
F1: McLaren puts its hands up to all charges
McLaren has moved to seize the initiative on the verge of its appearance in front of the FIA on Wednesday on charges of bringing Formula One into disrepute.Tagged as: Australian Grand Prix, Dave Ryan, FIA, Lewis Hamilton, McLaren, World Motor Sport Council
F1: McLaren to face the FIA music
McLaren has been summoned to appear before the World Motorsport Council at the end of March to explain its employees’ actions in misleading race stewards following the Australian Grand Prix.
F1: McLaren’s problems are far from over
The Malaysian Grand Prix weekend might be drawing to a close, but there seems to still be plenty of trouble in store for McLaren.Tagged as: Dave Ryan, FIA, Formula One, Lewis Hamilton, Max Mosley, McLaren, World Motor Sport Council
Quotes to watch out for: Lawman Mosley takes the stand
Max Mosley has struck a public blow for probity, transparency and separation of powers in regulatory bodies. Come on, pick yourself off up the floor and stop laughing. He really did.Categorised under: Archive, UncategorizedTagged as: FIA, Max Mosley, World Motor Sport Council
F1: ‘McLaren fine broke vote rule’ claim
The FIA vote which handed McLaren a Â£50 million fine may not have been conducted in line with the organisation’s own rules, according to a story in today’s Independent.Tagged as: Bernie Ecclestone, FIA, Jean Todt, McLaren, Spygate, World Motor Sport Council
F1 spy verdict: Racing legends shocked and staggered
The magnitude of the punishment handed out to McLaren by the World Motor Sport Council has astonished much of the racing community.
F1 spy verdict: Ferrari smug as McLaren mugged
McLaren has been fined $100m and docked all its 2007 constructors’ points a in ‘spygate’ verdict that team boss Ron Dennis called undeserved but rivals Ferrari lauded as satisfactory.