News Details

President of the Russian Federation of Auto Sport and Tourism hits out at Liberty

In the wake of last week's statement from the Formula One Promoters Association (FOPA), which saw 16 of the current 21 race promoters take issue with the sport's owners, Liberty Media, on a number of issues, furious work behind the scenes saw a couple of promoters leap to the company's defence. First up was Russia, quickly followed by Mexico, while only this week the Baku promoter insisted the FOPA statement had actually been misconstrued. In a robust rubbishing of the FOPA statement, Sergey Vorobyev, deputy general director of Sochi F1 promoter Rosgonki, declared, according to Autosport: 'The statement is fairly toothless, because all the issues indicated there, in this statement, they...
Full Story »
7mo ago from 0

You May Also Be Interested In...

Russian motorsport boss hits out at Liberty

In the wake of last week's statement from the Formula One Promoters...
7mo ago from

Canadian GP promoter lifts lid on Liberty Media row

Canadian Grand Prix promoter Francois Dumontier insists there is "no...
7mo ago from

Canada GP promoter says no animosity with Liberty

Canada GP promoter Francois Dumontier insists there is 'no animosity'...
7mo ago from

'Liberty Media can't control F1 and won't sell for a...

Liberty Media will struggle to sell F1 for a profit. That is the view of...
7mo ago from

Elsewhere On The Network

Popular On

Marc Marquez: 'Clever' Aragon strategy worked perfectly

Marc Marquez reckons his ‘clever’ strategy to win the Aragon...

Popular On

Colton Herta takes dominant win in Laguna Seca,...

Team Penske's Josef Newgarden has been crowned the 2019 NTT IndyCar...

Popular On

2019 Rally Turkey: Ogier Wins to Reignite Title Battle

Sebastien Ogier took his first WRC victory since March on Rally Turkey...

Popular On

Laurens: Arsenal rediscovered their spirit in comeback...

FC's Julien Laurens discusses the tale of two halves for Arsenal in their...
1h ago from

Arsenal legend Ian Wright describes Pierre-Emerick...

ick completed Arsenal's turnaround win over Aston Villa
6h ago from

Walti - Now I’m back I’m hungry for more

Lia Walti made her first appearance in Arsenal colours for 252 days on...
3h ago from

Manchester United, Arsenal 'both want Thomas Meunier'

Manchester United and Arsenal both want to sign Paris Saint-Germain...
7h ago from



Hottest News

Hamilton: WInning Singapore GP should have been easy

A noticeably disgruntled Lewis Hamilton believes... Read More »
10h ago from

Russell: Grosjean deserved punishment for clash

Williams F1 driver George Russell reckons Romain... Read More »
7h ago from

Recent News



2014 is not responsible for the news headlines and associated descriptions and images it indexes, the content of externally linked sites or the comments & postings of its users.

This website is unofficial and is not associated in any way with the Formula One group of companies. F1, FORMULA ONE, FORMULA 1, FIA FORMULA ONE WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP, GRAND PRIX and related marks are trade marks of Formula One Licensing B.V.