Tag Archive: Formula One Management

Jun 09

HEINEKEN announces global partnership with Formula One Management

Heineken® will be the exclusive Global Beer Partner of Formula 1®

2016-06-09_0603HEINEKEN and Formula One Management (FOM) have reached an agreement for Heineken® to become a Global Partner of Formula 1® (F1®). This significant partnership will start this year at the newly renamed FORMULA 1 GRAN PREMIO HEINEKEN D’ITALIA 2016, in Monza, and run for a multi-year term.

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May 12

Shell ends trackside sponsor deal to focus on Ferrari

Opting instead to focus on its technical and sponsorship partnership with Ferrari

2015-06-07_1421Oil and gas giant Shell has confirmed it is ending its deal with Formula One Management (FOM) for trackside and event sponsorship in favour of strengthening its partnership with the Ferrari team. Read the rest of this entry »


Feb 22

Ecclestone: F1 is the worst it has ever been

“Most of the participants are only thinking about what’s good for them in the short term” – Ecclestone
Ecclestone: F1 is the worst it has ever beenBernie Ecclestone says ‘Formula 1 is the worst it has ever been’ and calls the F1 manufacturers ‘a cartel’ as he gives his view on how the sport can improve.

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Dec 17

Ferrari prepared to quit F1 over mandate move

Ferrari president Sergio Marchionne says he would be prepared to pull the manufacturer out F1

2015-10-24_39752 Ferrari doesn’t accept the mandate handed to Bernie Ecclestone and Jean Todt, warning it could quit the sport if it leads to sweeping changes. Read the rest of this entry »


Jun 16

Tata Communications takes real-time data visualisation to the next level with the first challenge of the 2015 F1® Connectivity Innovation Prize

Tata Communications today announces the first challenge of the 2015 F1® Connectivity Innovation Prize.
F1 CIP Judges from left to right; David Coulthard, F1 Commentator; Mehul Kapadia, Managing Director F1 Business at Tata Communic The goal of the USD $50,000 prize, launched last year, is to inspire technical visionaries and creative minds worldwide to harness innovation in Formula 1® racing through two technology challenges.

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Mar 04

Manor Marussia F1 Team ready to race

The Manor Marussia F1 Team looks forward to its participation in the 2015 FIA Formula One World Championship.

09 - Manor F1 TeamFormal agreement was reached with Manor’s creditors on Thursday 19th February 2015 in order to allow the team to come out of administration, following new investment from Stephen Fitzpatrick. Read the rest of this entry »


Dec 19

Bernie Ecclestone presented 2014 Race Promoters’ Trophy to Formula 1 Russian Grand Prix organisers

The award will stay in Russia until the end of 2015

Sochi Autodrom logo On December 19th, 2014 an award ceremony to present the 2014 Race Promoters’ Trophy to the Russian Grand Prix organisers took place at Sochi Autodrom.

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Nov 04

The F1® Connectivity Innovation Prize announces its third and final challenge

To enhance the sport’s video archive by harnessing the power of crowd-sourced commentary

Tata Communications - The F1® Connectivity Innovation Prize Tata Communications, a leading provider of a New World of Communications™ together with Formula One Management, announce the third and final challenge in the F1® Connectivity Innovation Prize – to catalogue Formula One Management’s archive footage which could then be used in new and exciting ways.

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Aug 11

F1 pushing on with Russia GP plans

Russia and formula one are pushing ahead with preparations for the country’s inaugural grand prix.

Autodrome in Sochi There have been doubts about the viability of the Sochi race in recent weeks, particularly after the MH17 disaster. But Russia’s Championat claims that preparations for the Russian grand prix, scheduled for mid October, are ongoing. Read the rest of this entry »


Jun 12

Magny Cours still ‘trying’ for F1 return

Talks to take formula one back to France are still on, according to Magny Cours boss Serge Saulnier.

Circuit de Nevers Magny-Cours logo Last month, Saulnier said: “If the will of a number of people is confirmed in the coming weeks, we are very close (to returning).” He said Magny Cours, located a remote 250 kilometres from Paris and absent from the calendar since 2008, is heading for a comeback race in 2015. Read the rest of this entry »


Jun 10

Tata Communications launches The F1® Connectivity Innovation Prize to harness global brainpower

A global platform that will engage international brainpower

Tata Communications logo New global platform sees Tata Communications join forces with Formula One Management, the MERCEDES AMG PETRONAS Formula One™ Team and Martin Brundle to foster and reward connectivity innovation and creative thinking with a USD $50,000 bounty

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May 21

Red Bull told to redesign ‘loophole’ nose – report

Red Bull must redesign the nose of its car, after Adrian Newey exploited a loophole in the 2014 rules.

2014-05-09 - Infiniti Red Bull Racing - Spain - Sebastian Vettel (8) Keen-eyed observers noticed throughout the winter and again when the race season began that the RB10 did not have the mandatory camera mountings installed as per normal. Read the rest of this entry »


May 07

The 2014 Formula1 Russian Grand Prix will go ahead as planned

The 2014 Formula1 Russian Grand Prix promoter in Sochi, Sergey Vorobyev, comments:

Autodrome in Sochi Preparations are very much on schedule and the Venue will be ready this October to welcome all F1 Teams and fans to the Sochi circuit, that runs in between the Olympic stadiums, against a unique mountain backdrop. Read the rest of this entry »


Mar 26

Sepang not joining chorus to make F1 louder

F1 remains “amazing”

2012-03-24 - Mercedes AMG Petronas F1 Team - Malaysian Grand Prix - Sepang International Circuit 02 According to the outspoken Australian Ron Walker, his fellow F1 promoters will speak with “an enormous voice” next week in Bahrain. Read the rest of this entry »


Mar 15

Newey finds loophole to hide FIA nose camera

So how is Red Bull getting away with it in Melbourne?

2014-03-02 - Infiniti Red Bull Racing - Bahrain - Sebastian Vettel - 99025Red Bull may have had a disastrous winter, but designer Adrian Newey’s attention to detail is as sharp as ever in 2014. Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 28

Decision about new 2015 teams delayed – report

And Formula One Management “has a right of veto”

2013-10-26 - Lotus F1 Team - Romain Grosjean 07 - teams A decision about whether a twelfth or even thirteenth team will make its debut in 2015 has been postponed. Read the rest of this entry »


Jan 17

Ecclestone plays down F1 board exit

“For Formula One Management it’s the same as before. There is no change at all.”

2013-06-06_0008 Bernie Ecclestone has played down his exit from the F1 board, insisting he is still in charge of the sport. Read the rest of this entry »


Sep 26

Tata Communications trials next generation video distribution with Formula 1® using wholly-owned global fibre network

A leading provider of A New World of Communications

Tata Communications logoFor the first time, Formula One Management’s technical headquarters in the UK receives a high quality JPEG 2000 transmission live from a Formula 1® event

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Aug 30

Ecclestone plays down Michelin return reports

“All the teams that have talked to me about it say they are very happy with Pirelli”

2013-06-30 - Britain - Pirelli (12)Bernie Ecclestone has moved to play down reports Michelin could replace Pirelli as F1’s official tyre supplier next year. Read the rest of this entry »


Jul 30

Organiser admits no Indian GP in 2014

Race organisers on Tuesday confirmed the Indian grand prix will not be held in 2014.

2011-10-29 - Vodafone McLaren Mercedes - India - Jenson Button 06Earlier, F1 chief executive Bernie Ecclestone – under pressure to limit the calendar to a maximum of 20 grands prix – admitted the race outside New Delhi is the first to go. Read the rest of this entry »


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