News Details

Activists send Domenicali ‘dead dog’ in protest of ‘deadly race'

Campaigners from PETA have sent Formula 1 CEO Stefano Domenicali a dead dog prop in a bid to persuade the Italian to end his company’s backing of Iditarod – a notorious dog-sled race across Alaska’s frozen tundra. More than 150 dogs have been killed as a result of this event since the first race took place in 1973, and animal rights groups have long campaigned against the deadly race. “F1’s sister company CGCI (under parent company Liberty Media) sponsors the deadly race to the tune of more than £180,000 a year,” PETA emphasised in a statement sent to Formula1News.co.uk. As part of its campaign against the event, PETA – an animal rights group founded over four decades...
Full Story »
Share

You May Also Be Interested In...

Brad Pitt set to star in F1 movie as Apple close in on...

Article To news overview © Pirelli A new, as-yet-untitled movie about...
4mo ago from RacingNews365.com

Mercedes driver says Abu Dhabi GP was ‘not right’...

The controversial end to the 2021 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix was 'not right',...
4mo ago from Formula1News.co.uk

Marko: ‘Let Them Race' has to be the starting...

Helmut Marko is encouraged by sound bites made by recently elected FIA...
4mo ago from GrandPrix247.com

Norris reveals his 'sunshine' model Luisinha

It's official! Formula 1's most eligible bachelor – Lando Norris...
4mo ago from GrandPrix247.com

Elsewhere On The Network

Popular On MGPToday.com

Popular On IndyCarToday.com

McLaughlin casts doubt over future Bathurst 1000 starts

An IndyCar-focused Scott McLaughlin has cast doubt over the idea that he...
5h ago from SpeedCafe.com

McLaughlin backs team over unsuccessful qualifying...

A roll of the dice on trying to get through to Pole Day ultimately cost...
5h ago from SpeedCafe.com

Popular On TotalWRC.com

Popular On GunnersToday.com

Arsenal risk angering club icon if they make move for...

ARSENAL will be on the move for a new striker this summer.
1h ago from Express.co.uk

Gabriel Jesus transfer to Arsenal or Tottenham: Which...

GABRIEL JESUS looks likely to leave Manchester City in the summer and he...
2h ago from Express.co.uk

Mikel Arteta risks upsetting Arsenal 'togetherness'...

GABRIEL MAGALHAES is attracting interest from Juventus
1h ago from Express.co.uk

Comments

Hottest News

Recent News


2014 GPToday.com
GPToday.com 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.