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  • F1 Business Diary 2014: the Spanish Grand Prix

    12 May 2014 | Analysis

    Mercedes utterly dominated the Spanish Grand Prix in Barcelona, with Lewis Hamilton recording his fourth successive victory to wrestle the championship lead from team-mate Nico Rosberg at the first European event of the year.

  • F1 Business Diary 2014: the Chinese Grand Prix

    22 April 2014 | Analysis

    Formula One reconvened in China for the 11th race in Shanghai on Sunday, with the sport still to make major commercial inroads in the country.

  • F1 Business Diary 2014: the Australian Grand Prix

    17 March 2014 | Analysis

    Formula One purred back into action after a winter break spent getting to grips with the highly-challenging new technology now dominating the rule-book. The Australian Grand Prix was a fascinating first installment of what could be a dramatic season on and off the track.

  • NBC posts strong first-year ratings, but Formula One faces a Texan Nascar clash in 2014

    05 December 2013 | Analysis

    NBC Sports Group's first season of Formula One coverage in 2013 was viewed by 15 per cent more people than watched the 2012 season, but next season's US Grand Prix will clash with a Nascar race in the same state.

  • Formula One Business Diary – Abu Dhabi: team-by-team

    04 November 2013 | Analysis

    The Abu Dhabi Grand Prix was the 17th of 19 races on this year's Formula One calendar. The championships may have been decided but every team in the pit-lane is facing its own set of challenges - financial, technical or personnel-related - as the end of a long season nears.

  • Formula One Business Diary: India

    28 October 2013 | Analysis

    Sebastian Vettel joined the greats, winning his fourth world championship in succession at what might have been the final Indian Grand Prix, on a day when Red Bull Racing sewed up its fourth title in a row, too.

  • Leading motorsport agency JMI acquired by Chime; Zak Brown to stay as CEO

    25 October 2013 | Analysis

    Just Marketing International (JMI), the motorsport sponsorship agency which has established itself as one of the leaders in the field over the last decade, has been sold to Chime Communications.

  • Formula One Business Diary: Korea

    07 October 2013 | Analysis

    As Sebastian Vettel waltzed towards his fourth world championship, the Korean shipping town of Mokpo played host to its fourth and potentially final Grand Prix on Sunday. The Formula One community, meanwhile, was looking increasingly to a new, expensive era in 2014.

  • Formula One Business Diary: Italy

    09 September 2013 | Analysis

    The Formula One world championship's final European race of the year saw a fourth victory in six for the dominant Sebastian Vettel. Off-track, discussion and speculation over the 2014 driver line-up and the make-up of next year's calendar.

  • Formula One Business Diary: Belgium

    27 August 2013 | Analysis

    The Belgian Grand Prix marked the beginning of the second part of the Formula One world championship, but questions will be asked of the circuit after Greenpeace infiltrated the venue on race day to protest against title sponsor Shell.

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