‘Friction’ concerning F1 and FOM ‘sometimes healthy’ – Ben Sulayem

In the spherical-up: Mohammed ben Sulayem claims that it is ‘healthy’ for there to be some ‘friction’ concerning the FIA and FOM

In brief‘Friction’ concerning F1 and FOM ‘healthy’ – Ben Sulayem

FIA president Mohammed ben Sulayem claims that it is all-natural for there to be some ‘tension’ concerning Method one as an organisation and the sport’s governing overall body.

Requested about the partnership concerning the two bodies, Ben Sulayem informed Motorsport Magazin the FIA desires “clarity and fairness” in all their dealings with the sport’s professional legal rights holders.

“I am not included in the inventory selling price or ticket income – we just have to have fairness below, that is my mission,” he stated.

“We determine clarity concerning ourselves and FOM, Liberty Media. Which is excellent. We have to have to comprehend who I signify – I signify the head of the residence. We are not a services service provider. I retain stating that and I feel it much too. Friction is often healthful to provide out the very best.”

Kvyat not offering up on F1 return

Previous Toro Rosso and Pink Bull racer Daniil Kvyat claims he’s not provided up on racing in Method one once more but accepts it would be a ‘Hollywood’ tale if he was to return to the grid.

The 29-calendar year-previous has not raced considering the fact that 2020, changed by Yuki Tsunoda at AlphaTauri. He began one hundred ten grands prix in his vocation and scored a few podium finishes.

“I retain in contact with Helmut [Marko] from time to time,” Kvyat informed the formal F1 site. “I also just lately spoke with Franz [Tost] and I’ll test to go snowboarding with him now that he’s retiring.

“But I’ll generally retain an eye on F1. In the close, whatsoever I push, you can see that there is a little bit of an F1 design. The best point for me is to soar back again in an F1 vehicle and choose it to the restrict once more. I necessarily mean now, if I experienced to at any time occur back again to F1, it is additional like a Hollywood or Netflix circumstance – but why not?”

De Vries “rational” about shedding F1 seat

Previous AlphaTauri driver Nyck de Vries, who was dropped by Pink Bull halfway by way of his rookie time of 2023, claims he can comprehend why he was dropped for the reason that of his performances.

“Formula one is a little something I dreamed of for so prolonged and then it stops so quickly,” de Vries informed De Telegraaf. “That is a big disappointment. But it is component of lifetime and also a little bit component of the activity. That may well audio pretty rational, but that is how I truly experience. I embrace the matters that have occur my way once more now.”

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