“It’s still early, but after the fourth race, Bahrain, we will review the compounds.”
Officials have played down reports Valencia is set to be the only Spanish host of formula one.
Currently, both the port city as well as Barcelona host annual grands prix, but Bernie Ecclestone said recently that each country should have only a single race. On Tuesday, Cadena SER and Radio Valencia reported that Valencia will be the only Spanish race from 2012.
Bernie Ecclestone wants the race’s $40 million fee
The F1 world is holding its breath early on Friday as the sport considers returning to troubled Bahrain later this year. Bernie Ecclestone wants the race’s $40 million fee and said recently politics should not influence sport. But that did not stop him hypothesising about the reason for the kind of protests seen in Bahrain and elsewhere in recent months and days.
Alguersuari hopes deal announced next month
Ralf Schumacher has refused to deny speculation linking him with Toro Rosso’s vacant race cockpit for 2010. The 34-year-old German, who races with Mercedes in the DTM series, has this week been back in the headlines, revealing an offer from one of F1′s new teams that he turned down.
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