Entries by Todd McCandless from 09/2012

Todt: Cut Costs by 30% or Teams Will Leave F1

| Posted 09.07.2012 | UK Sport

There was a meeting today between FIA president Jean Todt, Formula One Management boss Bernie Ecclestone and Ferrari boss Luca di Montezemolo. Three big players in the current and future evolution of the sport. What kind of discussions could have taken place? Doubtful they were discussing this weekend's Italian Grand Prix.

Ferrari Boss Dresses Down Formula 1

| Posted 09.10.2012 | UK Sport

Whether you are a fan of Ferrari or its boss, Luca di Montezemolo, the Italian head of Fiat is thinking outside of the box and for good reason. I recently commented on a statement McLaren's Martin Whitmarsh made about Formula One just now discovering this new technology called the "interweb" and how it may be used to generate new and exciting ways to connect with fans.

British Consul Gloats Over F1 in Texas

| Posted 09.18.2012 | UK Sport

We could argue about the origin of Grand Prix racing and the French could have a very good case but in modern times there is little question that the United Kingdom is the proper home of Formula One.

Hamilton Signs With Mercedes for the Challenge, not the Money

| Posted 09.28.2012 | UK Sport

Lewis grew up in the McLaren system and has been a part fo their driver stable for 14 years but there comes a time when young man must make the decisions, good ro bad, that will define his own career on terms he feels he has singlehandedly chosen.