It wouldn't surprise me if Masi had a big pay out before being let go too, in order to prevent him from breaking the NDA and speaking out about what exactly happened. So much for transparency FIA has promised us.
When Sid Watkins was recruited by Bernie Ecclestone to be the Formula 1 race doctor, F1 finally had a medical professional at hand. However, the facilities were still lacking. At the 1978 Italian Grand Prix, Ronnie Peterson crashed on the first lap, with his car catching fire.
Bernie Ecclestone says Williams and engine partner Renault are pushing for Alain Prost to join them & replace Nigel Mansell for 1992 even though the Briton has an option to extend his deal with the team. #RetroF1#F1#GP2
Apart from that 2008 financial crisis thing, war with Iraq, sea of graduates going to university with no improved prospects but huge student debt, Labour’s Bernie Ecclestone relationship resulting in softer measures for tobacco and facilitating a housing crisis… he was great
#QPR Flashback 15 Years today: 'Unclear' whether or not QPR FC were being sold to Flavio Briatore and Bernie Ecclestone. Owners Gianni Paladini said one thing. Tony Caliendo said another. And what former Chairman Bill Power said re what was happening. qprreport.proboards.com/post/28569