Formula 1 championship leader Brawn GP, Ferrari, McLaren, Renault, Toyota, BMW Sauber, Red Bull Racing and Toro Rosso have all decided enough is enough and have threatened to walk out and launch a new championship series in 2010.
- BBC News – F1 teams drop breakaway bombshell
- The Telegraph – Formula One breakaway series only option, say FOTA eight
So it looks like Max and Berni’s attempts to squeeze yet more money from the F1 golden goose may have back fired.
What will happen next?
This is almost more exciting than the races this season! Is there time to get a new series set up by next year? Will Berni come back to the table to renegotiate? Will Max be sacrificed to try and save the crown jewels of motor sport? I’m on the edge of my seat!