Articles tagged FIA General Assembly

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Nigel Roebuck

Reflections – Mosley wins, but F1 could be the loser – Brundle’s assessment of the season so far – Kubica sparks memories of old-style Monaco The effects of ‘Whippergate’ smoulder on, and threaten at any moment to erupt into forest fire. Over the Montréal weekend there were serious concerns about the state of the track, which in several places broke up alarmingly during qualifying, but not too...

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When your time is up...

On June 3 the FIA General Assembly will meet in Paris to decide by ‘secret vote’ whether its president Max Mosley is fit to hold office following revelations in a British tabloid newspaper concerning the 68-year-old’s private life. Mosley himself called the ‘extraordinary meeting’, in the usual interests of fairness and transparency espoused by motor sport’s governing body. All very correct and...

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The World Motor Sport Council. What is it?

It’s a powerful body that makes decisions which shape the future of racing. But who are the faces behind the World Motor Sport Council, and are they the right ones? By Joe Saward Otto Von Bismarck, the man who engineered the unification of Germany, remarked one day that politics is “the art of the possible”. One can achieve anything if one has the power to do it. The use (and abuse) of power has...

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In brief

Team principals discussed the Mosley scandal with Bernie Ecclestone at the Spanish GP. A majority was in favour of a joint letter expressing the teams’ displeasure, but Ferrari, Red Bull and Toro Rosso said they could not sign without conferring with Luca di Montezemolo and Dietrich Mateschitz. The FIA General Assembly meets on June 3 to decide Mosley’s fate. Force India owner Vijay Mallya and...


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