Nurburgring Nordschleife, 01.08.1976 Niki Lauda

Lauda saddened by demise of German GP

Niki Lauda has described the official demise of Mercedes' home race - the German Grand Prix - this year as sad. The F1 legend and Mercedes team chairman confirmed reports that the German carmaker made...
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FIA confirm Germany dropped from 2015 F1 calendar

Germany will have no Formula One grand prix this year for the first time since 1960 after the sport's governing body issued a revised calendar on Friday without the July 19 round. With Hockenheim and...
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Nurburgring says no to German Grand Prix

The Nurburgring circuit will not host the German Formula 1 Grand Prix this year, an official for the company said on Thursday after Hockenheim also ruled out the possibility. The Nurburgring was...
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Hockenheim boss confirms no German GP this year

There will be no German Grand Prix this year, Hockenheim circuit boss Georg Seiler confirmed in a decision that ended months of uncertainty over the country's Formula 1 race. The absence of Germany,...
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2015 German GP no longer possible

The last slim chance for this year's German Grand Prix now appears over once and for all. With the embattled Nurburgring unable to fulfil its agreement to host the race in July, Bernie Ecclestone had...
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German GP still uncertain after season start

Formula 1 supremo Bernie Ecclestone is still keeping the door ajar for German Grand Prix organisers even if this year's race looks doomed. "I don't know at the moment," the Briton told Reuters on...
2010 German Grand Prix

German GP must meet conditions says Ecclestone

F1 chief executive Bernie Ecclestone has suggested the matter of the embattled German grand prix is purely financial. Ecclestone has set a deadline of this weekend for the conclusion of contract talks...
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Wolff: German fans have Formula 1 hangover

Mercedes motorsport boss Toto Wolff believes that Formula 1 as a sport has taken a back seat in Germany, because fans have been used to success of first Michael Schumacher and more recently Sebastian...
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Mercedes to help save German GP says Wolff

Concerns are growing that the German Grand Prix will really will be dropped from the 2015 calendar. Officially, the country is still set to host a Formula 1 race in July, but neither the Nurburgring or...
Nurburgring Nordschleife, 01.08.1976 Niki Lauda

Lauda neutral on chances of German GP survival

The chances of Germany hosting a Formula One Grand Prix this year are only 50-50 despite determined efforts to save it, according to Niki Lauda. The retired triple world champion, now non-executive...
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Nurburgring say they cannot afford Ecclestone fees

A deal to keep the German Grand Prix on this year's Formula 1 calendar is still lingering and not yet done and dusted. The Nurburgring was scheduled to return in 2015, but the financially-troubled...
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Nurburgring submits proposal to save German GP

The Nurburgring promoters have tabled an offer with the goal of keeping the German Grand Prix alive in 2015. The F1 paddock - and particularly Germany's prominent representatives including Mercedes,...