Tag Archive: Anatoly Pakhomov

Mar 20

Russia GP organiser goes broke – reports

A dark cloud has moved above next year’s inaugural Russian grand prix.

Formula Sochi logoSpeed Week is reporting that the debt-ridden race organiser, Formula Sochi, has gone bankrupt and been liquidated by authorities of the Krasnodar region. Read the rest of this entry »


Dec 31

Sochi priority for 2014 is Olympics, not F1 – official

Prime minister Vladimir Putin’s priority for 2014 is the  Winter Olympics.

Bernie Ecclestone - Vladimir Putin 2The contract for the inaugural Russian grand prix in 2014 allows for a postponement in the event that preparations for the Winter Olympics in the same city of Sochi are disrupted. Read the rest of this entry »


Dec 18

2015 Russia GP postponement possible – Sochi mayor

The F1 circuit is expected to use many of the facilities that are being built for the Olympics

Bernie Ecclestone - Vladimir Putin 3Bernie Ecclestone - Vladimir Putin 2City mayor Anatoly Pakhomov has admitted the inaugural Russian grand prix may not take place as scheduled in 2014 if its organisation disrupts parallel preparations for the Winter Olympics. Read the rest of this entry »