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Stories with person: Bernie Ecclestone
  • Column: Fuel-careful F1 less of a guilty pleasure 
    Updated: Apr-17-14 5:20 am
  • PARIS - As Earth's atmosphere warms alarmingly and fills with heat-trapping gases, and the writing on the wall - "People, we're in trouble!" - looms ever larger, Formula One has steadily become a guilty pleasure, the motorsport equivalent of blue whale burger or wearing panda fur.

  • NASCAR owner Gene Haas granted F1 license 
    Updated: Apr-11-14 8:42 pm
  • DARLINGTON, South Carolina - NASCAR team owner Gene Haas said Friday he has been granted a license from Formula One's governing body to start a U.S.-based entry in the series, perhaps as early as next season.

  • April starts with a bang for Formula One 
    Updated: Apr-09-14 5:27 pm
  • Everybody expected April to be a crucial time for Formula One.

  • US team among 2 new entrants set for F1 in 2015 
    Updated: Apr-06-14 5:24 pm
  • SAKHIR, Bahrain - Formula One chief Bernie Ecclestone says a U.S.-backed team led by NASCAR's Gene Haas is among two new teams likely to join the series next season.

  • Ecclestone expects F1 engine rules change 
    Updated: Apr-06-14 2:08 pm
  • SAKHIR, Bahrain - Formula One commercial chief Bernie Ecclestone said he expects to get the required unanimous agreement from teams to change the sport's "unacceptable" engine rules, despite leading team Mercedes opposing any alteration.

  • Malaysian GP chiefs wait and see on new contract 
    Updated: Mar-27-14 10:08 pm
  • SEPANG, Malaysia - The head of the Malaysian Grand Prix says fan reaction to Formula One's new era, with quieter engines and energy-efficient racing, will play a role in deciding whether the race will stay on the calendar.

  • F1 heads to Malaysia dogged by off-track troubles 
    Updated: Mar-26-14 12:58 am
  • Formula One heads to its second race of the season this weekend in Malaysia with the reigning champion team threatening to withdraw from the sport, the result of the first race still under protest, and race promoters in revolt over the sound of the cars.