F1: FIA Asks Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) to Halt ‘Quit’ Threat

F1: FIA Asks Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) to Halt ‘Quit’ Threat

F1: FIA Asks Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) to Halt ‘Quit’ Threat $RACE Plus, the Halo winged mirrors controversy FIA President Jean Todt is confident Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) will remain in F1 if they see a “bon formato” in place for Y 2021. Ferrari have issued and reiterated that they will leave F1 if the new regulations devised by […]

F1: Spanish Grand Grand Prix, Hamilton Takes the Pole

F1: Spanish Grand Grand Prix, Hamilton Takes the Pole

F1: Spanish Grand Grand Prix, Hamilton Takes the Pole $RACE, $LMCA On the Top of the Grid Sunday: Hamilton, Bottas, Vettel, Raikkonen, Verstappen & Riccardo Lewis Hamilton set the newly surfaced Barcelona track record 2X Saturday afternoon to a record-extending 74th Pole position. “We always want to push the boundaries, and one of the exciting […]

F1: The Miami City Commission Approved GP Racing Beginning in 2019

F1: The Miami City Commission Approved GP Racing Beginning in 2019

F1: The Miami City Commission Approved GP Racing Beginning in 2019 $LMCA , $TWTR An F1  race in Miami, Florida is a step closer to happening, as Thursday the Miami City Commission approved plans for an F1 deal that would start in Y 2019 and last to Y 2028, what is left is the City […]

F1: Ferrari’s (NYSE:RACE) CEO ‘Encouraged’ By Coming Engine Discussions

F1: Ferrari’s (NYSE:RACE) CEO ‘Encouraged’ By Coming Engine Discussions

F1: Ferrari’s (NYSE:RACE) CEO ‘Encouraged’ By Coming Engine Discussions $RACE, $LMCA Speaking to analysts in a post Q-1 results conference call, Sergio Marchionne said he sees ‘meaningful discussions’ on the F1 engine issue, and hoped for a full resolution by the end of the year, if we cannot then Ferrari will pull out. “I’m encouraged […]

F1: Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) Votes in Favor of Aero Changes

F1: Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) Votes in Favor of Aero Changes

F1: Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) Votes in Favor of Aero Changes $RACE F1’s governing body the FIA has approved rule changes designed to increase overtaking and promote closer racing in as part of an ongoing initiative to win back fans. From next year, F1 aerodynamics will be simplified. The racing cars will have a front wing with […]

F1: Ferrari’s (NYSE:RACE) Boss Renews Threat to ‘Quit’

F1: Ferrari’s (NYSE:RACE) Boss Renews Threat to ‘Quit’

F1: Ferrari’s (NYSE:RACE) Boss Renews Threat to ‘Quit’ $RACE, $LMCA Ferrari is F1 and MercedesAMG will follow The Scuderia, as will the fans worldwide. Ferrari’s Chairman Sergio Marchionne sent out a reminder to FIA and Liberty Media (NASDAQ:LMCA) of what’s at stake in F1’s discussions about the long-term future of the Tier 1 motorsport. Ferrari […]

Ferrari’s (NYSE:RACE) F1 Budget Tops $570-M

Ferrari’s (NYSE:RACE) F1 Budget Tops $570-M

Ferrari’s (NYSE:RACE) F1 Budget Tops $570-M $RACE Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) is F1 auto racing’s most famous team and as such has the biggest racing budget. But, in the Maranello outfit’s latest financial statements contain the revelation that its research and development costs are actually reversing. In the past Ferrari’s finances were private. This started to change in […]

F1: Russia Wants the Grid Girls Back

F1: Russia Wants the Grid Girls Back

F1: Russia Wants the Grid Girls Back $LMCA Russian deputy prime minister Dmitry Kozak wants to see “harmonious and pretty” grid girls back in F1 in Sochi this September. It was agreed ahead of the Y 2018 season that F1 would no longer use women on the grid, with children from local motorsport clubs instead […]

F1: Monaco Grand Prix Will Keep Its ‘Grid Girls’

F1: Monaco Grand Prix Will Keep Its ‘Grid Girls’

F1: Monaco Grand Prix Will Keep Its ‘Grid Girls’ $LMCA Monaco has defied John Malone’s no more grid girls edict for F 1. In a statement issued on Thursday to F1i.com, Michel Boeri, President of the Automobile Club de Monaco, said our  “grid girls” will be present on the starting line during the Monaco Grand Prix next month. The announcement came […]

F1: Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) and MercedesAMG Could Leave the Sport

F1: Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) and MercedesAMG Could Leave the Sport

F1: Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) and MercedesAMG Could Leave the Sport $RACE, $LMCA Ferrari is not bluffing, neither is MercedesAMG Bernie Ecclestone has warned F1 owners Liberty Media that Ferrari AND McLaren could both leave the sport. Liberty Media (NASDAQ:LMCA) bought into F1 in a $4-B deal last January and have since proposed a number of controversial […]

F1: Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) to Confront Liberty Media on Key Issues

F1: Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) to Confront Liberty Media on Key Issues

F1: Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) to Confront Liberty Media on Key Issues $RACE, $LMCA Liberty Media (NASDAQ:LMCA) is pushing to discuss a fairer distribution of F1’s prize money, thus leading to an battle with Ferrari (NYSE:RACE). Last year, in their 1st season as Formula 1’s new owners, Liberty made it clear that Ferrari’s $100-M annual bonus payout […]

F1: ‘Not one of us think being a Grid Girl it’s sexist, exploitative or demeaning’

F1: ‘Not one of us think being a Grid Girl it’s sexist, exploitative or demeaning’

F1: “Not one of us think being a Grid Girl it’s sexist, exploitative or demeaning.” $LMCA New F1 owner, Liberty Media (NASDAQ:LMCA) dropping Grid Girls for Y 2018 Formula 1 is stereo-typically viewed as a man’s world, but with women like Claire Williams, Susie Wolff and Monisha Kaltenborn reaching the Top of their professions, this statement itself may […]

F1: Ferrari Vs MercedesAMG, the Racing is “On” Again

F1: Ferrari Vs MercedesAMG, the Racing is “On” Again

F1: Ferrari Vs MercedesAMG, the Racing is “On” Again $RACE Sunday, after Sebastian Vettel and Scuderia Ferrari took the chequered flag at the Australian Grand Prix, retired F1 world champion Nico Rosberg Tweeted, “Congrats Sebastian/Ferrari. Respect. Could be a cool Merc Vs. Ferrari battle all season. You up for that?” It is well know in […]

F1: Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) Maintains Media Blackout at Meblourne

F1: Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) Maintains Media Blackout at Meblourne

F1: Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) Maintains Media Blackout at Melbourne $RACE, $LMCA, $TWTR Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) Team boss Maurizio Arrivabene has defended his team’s media access blackout in F 1, insisting The Scuderia is trying to do its best for fans. The Maranello team has not made leading team figures available for the media so far this season, […]

F1: Vettel’s Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) Racer Christened “Gina”

F1: Vettel’s Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) Racer Christened “Gina”

F1: Vettel’s Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) Racer Christened “Gina” $RACE, $LMAC Sebastian Vettel has christened his new Ferrari F1 racer, “Gina” short for Regina (Queen), signalling his resolve to make the car the Queen of all she sees. At least 10 years has passed since The Scuderia secured the last of their world titles, and Mr. Vettel is impatient […]

Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) Buys into Liberty Media (NASDAQ:LMCA)

Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) Buys into Liberty Media (NASDAQ:LMCA)

Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) Buys into Liberty Media (NASDAQ:LMCA) $RACE, $LMCA, $CMCSA The acquisition of F1 by Liberty Media prompted changes when Bernie Ecclestone ankled his post as the Boss of the iconic motorsport racing series. The team that has been there since the beginning, Ferrari, were the recipients of team payments above and beyond what other […]

F1: Liberty Media Moves HQ to London’s St. James District

F1: Liberty Media Moves HQ to London’s St. James District

F1: Liberty Media Moves HQ to London’s St. James District $LMCA Liberty Media (NASDAQ:LMCA) will move the HQ of its Formula One racing series to London’s St James District in London, in a reflection of its growth ambitions. F-1 is now moving the operation to larger facilities close to London’s iconic Piccadilly Circus. The move […]

Chase Carey is Making Moves in Formula 1

Chase Carey is Making Moves in Formula 1

Chase Carey is Making Moves in Formula 1 $LMCA. $RACE Following the acquisition of Delta Topco, parent company of Formula One by American company Liberty Media came the news of significant personnel changes affecting the management of the auto racing business. Longtime CEO of F1, Bernie Ecclestone has been replaced by American Chase Carey, already […]

F1: Ross Brawn Returns to Formula One in Key Management Role

F1: Ross Brawn Returns to Formula One in Key Management Role

F1: Ross Brawn Returns to Formula One in Key Management Role $LMCA, $RACE Former Ferrari technical director and World Championship-winning team principal Ross Brawn, 62 anni, stepped back into Formula One Monday in the new role of Managing Director for iconic motorsport. New owner Liberty Media (NASDAQ: ) said Mr. Brawn, whose Brawn team won […]

F1: Liberty Media (NASDAQ: ) May Change Prize Money Structure

F1: Liberty Media (NASDAQ:  ) May Change Prize Money Structure

F1: Liberty Media (NASDAQ: ) May Change Prize Money Structure $RACE, $LMCA Formula 1’s future owners Liberty Media (NASDAQ:LMCA) has hinted that the Trier 1 motorsport’s prize money structure could change, and that Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) may lose some financial privileges it has enjoyed for a generation, thought not likely in fact. With Liberty is moving […]

Liberty Media (NASDAQ:LMCA) to Overhaul F1 Racing Worldwide

Liberty Media (NASDAQ:LMCA) to Overhaul F1 Racing Worldwide

Liberty Media (NASDAQ:LMCA) to Overhaul F1 Racing Worldwide $LMCA, $RACE John Malone’s Liberty Media (NASDAQ:LMCA) acquired Formula One for $8-B including the debt earlier this year, and he is planning a major overhaul of the iconic F1 motor racing competition that will boost its fan base and thus its sponsorship revenue in the US and […]

F1: Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) Had a Disappointing 2016 Racing Season

F1: Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) Had a Disappointing 2016 Racing Season

F1: Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) Had a Disappointing 2016 Racing Season $RACE, $LMCA On The Scuderia Ferrari are the biggest and richest F1 team of all, but again this season The Scuderia frustrated their passionate supporters, and everyone else in Formula One who wanted to see somebody step up and challenge MercedesAMG. If they were bad last […]

F1: McLaren Engineering in Play

F1: McLaren Engineering in Play

F1: McLaren Engineering in Play $LMCA Ron Dennis, 69 anni,Chairman and CEOof the McLaren Group owns 25% of the business, with another 25% owned by his business partner Mansour Ojjeh, with the remaining 50% owned by a Bahraini sovereign wealth fund. According to reports Friday night, Mr. Dennis presented the offer for McLaren last week, […]

F1: Ferrari’s Racing Guru Ross Brawn Returns to the Sport

F1: Ferrari’s Racing Guru Ross Brawn Returns to the Sport

F1: Ferrari’s Racing Guru Ross Brawn Returns to the Sport $RACE, $LMCA Ross Brawn,61 anni, a former F1 major player in the modern era, is coming back to the sport, but his role remains uncertain for now. He is officially helping the sport’s future owner, Liberty Media (NASDAQ:LMCA) as a consultant. Wednesday he said, “Liberty […]

Malone’s Liberty Media (NASDAQ:LMCA) Outshines Buffet’s Berkshire Hathaway

Malone’s Liberty Media (NASDAQ:LMCA) Outshines Buffet’s Berkshire Hathaway

Malone’s Liberty Media (NASDAQ:LMCA) Outshines Buffet’s Berkshire Hathaway $LMCA, $BRK.A, $BRK.B Warren Buffett, 85 anni, has promoted his reputation for being the most astute investor in the world. But, Cable-TV magnate John Malone’s, 75 anni, Liberty Media has better job for shareholders, according to the data. “Over the past decade, Malone’s investment returns have bested those […]

Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL) Lining Up With McLaren for F1 Expansion

Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL) Lining Up With McLaren for F1 Expansion

Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL) Lining Up With McLaren for F1 Expansion $AAPL, $TSLA, $LMCA Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) mulling acquiring UK Superscar maker and Formula 1 racing team McLaren in the wake of Liberty Media’ plans to expand F1’s iconic brand. Analysts see the acquisition in the $2-B area. It makes sense for Apple with its huge […]

F1’s New Owner, Liberty Media, to Expand the Iconic Brand

F1’s New Owner, Liberty Media, to Expand the Iconic Brand

F1’s New Owner, Liberty Media, to Expand the Iconic Brand $LMCA, $LBTYB New F1 Chairman, Chase Carey, Vice Chairman of 21st Century Fox says changes are in store for Formula 1 Formula One Group’s new Chairman Chase Carey said Sunday in Singapore that Liberty Media’s purchase of the world’s #1 motorsport is not solely aimed […]

F1: MercedesAMG’s Nico Rosberg Wins Singapore Grand Prix

F1: MercedesAMG’s Nico Rosberg Wins Singapore Grand Prix

F1: MercedesAMG’s Nico Rosberg Wins Singapore Grand Prix $RACE, $LMCA F1’s new Chairman, Chase Carey, attended for the 1st time since the Liberty Media (NASDAQ:LMCA) takeover. Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) believes they made the right decision to pit Kimi Raikkonen for a 3rd pit stop in the Singapore GP, despite losing a podium step to Lewis Hamilton. Mr. […]

F1: Expect 3 Racers to Run for the Pole at Singapore GP

F1: Expect 3 Racers to Run for the Pole at Singapore GP

F1: Expect 3 Racers to Run for the Pole at Singapore GP $RACE, $LMCA Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) will be in a 3-way  run with F1 rivals MercedesAMG and Red Bull for the Singapore Grand Prix Pole. Friday, Kimi Raikkonen finished Friday’s practice 0.275 secs behind pacesetter Nico Rosberg, as the Top 4, which included the Red […]

Formula 1 Sold To John Malone’s Liberty Media for $8.5-B

Formula 1 Sold To John Malone’s Liberty Media for $8.5-B

Formula 1 Sold To John Malone’s Liberty Media for $8-B $LMCA, $LMCK Having run Formula 1 with an Iron Hand for 40 years expected Bernie Ecclestone to exit iconic, profitable Tier 1 motorsports event he created single-handed, and even on its sale for about $8.5-B he will stay in his seat of power and influence. […]

John Malone Eyeing Investment in Formula One Racing

John Malone Eyeing Investment in Formula One Racing

John Malone Eyeing Investment in Formula One Racing $LMCA, $LBTYA, $AAPL, $BSYBF John Malone is reportedly in discussions to acquire a stake in Formula One (F1) either through Liberty Media Corp (NASDAQ:LMCA) or Liberty Global (NASDAQ:LBTYA), and a deal could involve Chase Carey becoming Chairman of the parent of the iconic motor-racing firm. Sky News, […]