Ex-F1 Doctor Claims FIA Tried To Have Him Fired Over Blog Posts

Dr. Gary Hartstein's blog, A Former F1 Doc Writes, is an excellent resource for anyone interested in motorsports and medicine. Unfortunately, FIA Institute President Gérard Saillant alleged that these posts violated Hartstein's contract with his current day job at the University Hospital of Liège.
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Why Michael Schumacher Needs To Re-Retire

The most successful driver Formula One has ever seen came back from a three-year retirement to drive the successor of last year’s world championship car—and had his worst-ever season amid, arguably, F1's most exciting season. What went wrong? » 12/02/10 1:00pm 12/02/10 1:00pm

Jean Todt Wins FIA Presidency

Jean Todt defeated Ari Vatanen last week to become the new president of the FIA, motorsport’s international governing body, replacing 16-year incumbent Max “Spank Me” Mosley. » 10/26/09 9:00am 10/26/09 9:00am

Max Mosley To Step Down As F1 President

In a letter today to membership, embattled FIA chief and reported sex freak Max Mosley has confirmed he will not stand for re-election when his term as president of motorsport's governing body ends in October. Full letter below. » 7/15/09 6:40am 7/15/09 6:40am

Peugeot 905: The Frenchies' Other Le Mans Winner

The Peugeot 908’s win last weekend at the 24 Hours of Le Mans was not Peugeot’s first: they won back-to-back titles in 1992 and 1993 with this — the gorgeous 905. » 6/17/09 4:30pm 6/17/09 4:30pm

Ross Brawn In 2001: “The Last Thing You Want Is A Driver Whingeing In…

A fascinating profile of Brawn GP’s main man from 2001 reveals a ruthless drive for team victory—and a dislike for the kind of public bickering his driver Barrichello has just done. » 5/14/09 8:00am 5/14/09 8:00am

Wyld Stallions Rule: Jean Todt Out As Ferrari CEO, Amedeo Felisa In!

Reuters is reporting Ferrari Chief Executive Officer Jean Todt resigned on Tuesday and will be replaced by General Manager Amedeo Felisa. The company's issued a statement, but since we can't actually read Italian, we thought it best to go with the Reuters report. As many know, Todt headed Ferrari's Formula One team… » 3/18/08 2:10pm 3/18/08 2:10pm

Hot Todty: Scuderia Ferrari Team Boss to Stay in 2007

Now that Ferrari isn't totally sucking in Formula 1 (and 2005 totally sucked, by Ferrari standards), Jean Todt thinks it might be a nice place to stay for another year. Of course, Todt is technically the head of Ferrari operations, including the street cars, so it's not like he was going to jump ship. But with the… » 7/26/06 3:45pm 7/26/06 3:45pm

Schumacher's Second-Place Finish Not Bad, Says Todt

Jean Todt, the team boss who turned Scuderia Ferrari from a laughing stock into a championship F1 franchise during the 1990s, was encouraged by driver Michael Schumacher's second-place finish in last Sunday's Bahrain Grand Prix, a mere 0.2 seconds behind World Champion Fernando Alonso. After last season's sobering… » 3/14/06 4:25pm 3/14/06 4:25pm