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Mercedes welcome Ecclestone trial settlement

SPA-FRANCORCHAMPS Belgium (Reuters) – Formula One needs a strong leader and Bernie Ecclestone’s $100 million court settlement to end a bribery trial in Germany is positive for the sport’s future, Mercedes motorsport head Toto Wolff said on Saturday.

“I think what is important is stability in Formula One,” the Austrian told reporters after his drivers Nico Rosberg and Lewis Hamilton, title rivals, qualified first and second at the Belgian Grand Prix.

Aug 23, 2014

Motor racing-Mercedes welcome Ecclestone trial settlement

SPA-FRANCORCHAMPS, Belgium, Aug 23 (Reuters) – Formula One needs a strong leader and Bernie Ecclestone’s $100 million court settlement to end a bribery trial in Germany is positive for the sport’s future, Mercedes motorsport head Toto Wolff said on Saturday.

“I think what is important is stability in Formula One,” the Austrian told reporters after his drivers Nico Rosberg and Lewis Hamilton, title rivals, qualified first and second at the Belgian Grand Prix.

Aug 23, 2014

Rosberg beats Hamilton to pole in Belgium

SPA-FRANCORCHAMPS Belgium (Reuters) – Formula One leader Nico Rosberg swept to pole position at the Belgian Grand Prix on Saturday with Mercedes team mate and title rival Lewis Hamilton alongside on the front row after a wet qualifying session.

Red Bull’s four-times world champion Sebastian Vettel, last year’s winner at the circuit in the Ardennes forests, qualified in third place and was joined on the second row by Ferrari’s Fernando Alonso.

Aug 23, 2014

Motor racing-Rosberg beats Hamilton to pole in Belgium

SPA-FRANCORCHAMPS, Belgium, Aug 23 (Reuters) – Formula One leader Nico Rosberg swept to pole position at the Belgian Grand Prix on Saturday with Mercedes team mate and title rival Lewis Hamilton alongside on the front row after a wet qualifying session.

Red Bull’s four-times world champion Sebastian Vettel, last year’s winner at the circuit in the Ardennes forests, qualified in third place and was joined on the second row by Ferrari’s Fernando Alonso.

Aug 23, 2014
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