Bernie Ecclestone gives Austin one final chance for F1 race

Bernie Ecclestone, billionaire Formula 1 overlord and Muppet, has given the parties behind the troubled 2012 United States Grand Prix at Austin's Circuit of the Americas exactly one week to fix everything before the race is finally cancelled. » 11/30/11 4:00pm 11/30/11 4:00pm

Bikini-clad Ecclestone daughter poses with Mini Moke

It never occurred to me that I should follow the Twitter account of hot F1 spawn arm-candy Tamara Ecclestone until the folks at the unaffiliated and way more European pointed out she was posting pics of herself running around Greece. » 8/17/11 2:30pm 8/17/11 2:30pm

Ecclestone wants U.S. Grand Prix moved to November

It's so hot in Austin in June that even I, as a lowly Freshman at the University of Texas, could occasionally convince women to take some of their clothes off for me. Using that same logic, Bernie Ecclestone's desire to move the US Grand Prix from its provisional June date to November is either the worst or best thing… » 7/28/11 4:00pm 7/28/11 4:00pm

F1 Boss Bernie Ecclestone Mugged, Out $314,000

F1 chief Bernie Ecclestone was mugged this Wednesday, after complaining muggers look for people who are "a bit soft and simple." Also, they look for people carrying around $314,000 in jewelry, Scrooge McDuck. (Hat tip to Tadashi!) [AP/ESPN] » 11/26/10 11:00am 11/26/10 11:00am

"Happy 80th Birthday Bernie" From The People Who Secretly Hate You

The Red Bull Racing team had some fun with F1 emperor Bernie Ecclestone on his 80th birthday, giving him a walker tricked out with everything he'd need, including buttons for "nurse," "power," "money" and "tea." » 10/28/10 4:00pm 10/28/10 4:00pm

BREAKING: Formula 1 Coming To Austin

The U.S. Grand Prix is back. Austin, Texas will serve as the host city of the Formula 1 United States Grand Prix from 2012 through 2021 in a purpose-built facility. » 5/25/10 1:30pm 5/25/10 1:30pm

F1 Boss Bernie Ecclestone Says Democracy Bad, Hitler And Saddam OK

Perhaps hoping to underscore why he gets along so well with Max Mosley, F1 Boss Bernie Ecclestone told The Times he doesn't like democracy and believes Hitler, Saddam Hussein and the Taliban were doing a good job. » 7/05/09 9:51pm 7/05/09 9:51pm

Max Mosley Death Watch #3: The Harder You Hit Him, The More He Wants To…

This whole "Max Mosley Death Watch" thing might be around longer than we expected. So, Mosley is a freak, Bahrain didn't want him to come to their race, Mosley doesn't care, FIA orgs call for his resignation, but he's still got Bernie in his corner. And now we find out, from a "friend" of Mosley, that "the more people… » 4/08/08 2:30pm 4/08/08 2:30pm