Ecclestone is celebrating the end of proceedings by holidaying aboard his huge luxury yacht Petara
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F1’s chief legal officer ended her day in tears after appearing as a witness during the Bernie Ecclestone bribery trial.
Earlier this year, it emerged that, with Ecclestone’s powers diminished during the scandal and high-profile trial, 44-year-old Sacha Woodward-Hill would help her boss with the day-to-day running of the sport.
The fabled Nurburgring is set to ramp up its presence on the F1 calendar.
Currently, the circuit and another German venue, Hockenheim, annually alternate a single spot on the sport’s schedule. But earlier this year, the insolvent Nurburgring secured its future when it was sold to a Dusseldorf automotive group called Capricorn.
After four consecutive world championships, Sebastian Vettel’s fall from grace has been swift in 2014.
Although a chassis change after China appeared to have worked for the German, Vettel’s troubles returned with a vengeance in Monaco, where poor reliability spoiled not only his qualifying, but also the race.