Gerhard Gribkowsky

Bernie Ecclestone says he knew he was innocent

Formula One boss, Bernie Ecclestone says that he knew he was innocent and the much publicised bribery trial never bothered him. He is attending first post-trial race weekend at the historic Spa-Francorchamps circuit for the 2014 Belgian Grand Prix.

Aug 23, 2014, 13:30 PM IST

I was a bit of an idiot, says Bernie Ecclestone

Bernie Ecclestone says he was a bit of an idiot for paying GBP 60million to settle Formula One bribery trial in Germany. The Formula One boss agreed with German prosecutors on Tuesday to pay amount to end his trial.

Aug 06, 2014, 14:03 PM IST

Bernie Ecclestone`s illness postpone`s corruption case

Bernie Ecclestone`s corruption trial in Munich has been postponed for Tuesday and Wednesday with the 83-year-old Formula One magnate suffering from illness.

May 20, 2014, 19:12 PM IST

Ecclestone lawyers face wait to question key prosecution witness

Lawyers for Formula One boss Bernie Ecclestone will have to wait until late July for their chance to cross-examine a jailed former banker who is the key prosecution witness in the billionaire Briton`s bribery trial.

May 14, 2014, 21:25 PM IST

Ecclestone offered me bribe, jailed banker tells court

A jailed former German banker told a court on Tuesday that Formula One boss Bernie Ecclestone had bribed him when they worked together in the motor sport, supporting the prosecution case in the Briton`s trial.

May 13, 2014, 22:35 PM IST

Ecclestone accused of `$10 million` bribe

Convicted German banker Gerhard Gribkowsky, a key witness in the corruption trial of Bernie Ecclestone, told a court on Friday that the Formula One boss offered him a $10 million bribe in 2004.

May 10, 2014, 10:59 AM IST

German prosecutors question Ecclestone extortion defence

German prosecutors cast doubt on assertions by Bernie Ecclestone that he had been the victim of extortion when the Formula One boss returned to court on Friday in a bribery trial where he faces up to 10 years in prison if convicted.

May 02, 2014, 19:15 PM IST

Formula One boss Ecclestone`s bribery trial starts in Germany

Formula One supremo Bernie Ecclestone went on trial in Germany Thursday accused of bribery in a case which threatens a jail term for the Briton who has controlled the motor sport for four decades.

Apr 24, 2014, 14:43 PM IST

Formula One boss faces bribery charges in German trial

Formula One magnate Bernie Ecclestone faces bribery charges when his trial begins in Munich on Thursday in a case which threatens to end his reign.

Apr 22, 2014, 10:02 AM IST

Bernie Ecclestone wins UK fight with German group

A High Court judge in Britain rejected an £85 million claim against Formula One supremo Bernie Ecclestone from a German media company on Thursday.

Feb 21, 2014, 00:05 AM IST

Ecclestone expecting bribery charges to be cleared before trial

Formula One chief Bernie Ecclestonehas said that he expects the bribery charges against him to be dismissed before his trial begins.

Feb 09, 2014, 16:44 PM IST

Formula One boss Bernie Ecclestone flags own value to business

Formula One Chief Executive Bernie Ecclestone said much of the motor sport`s value before the sale of a major stake to private equity group CVC was down to his running of the business.

Nov 10, 2013, 12:52 PM IST

Bernie Ecclestone -- indispensable F1 supremo

Bernie Ecclestone started out as a simple second-hand car salesman and went on to transform Formula One motor-racing into one of the most profitable sports in the world.

Jul 18, 2013, 10:08 AM IST

Bernie Ecclestone charged with bribery case in Germany

Formula One boss Bernie Ecclestone was on Wednesday charged with bribery by German prosecutors.

Jul 18, 2013, 00:09 AM IST

Bernie Ecclestone might be soon charged for paying £27million bribe to ‘civil servant’

Formula One boss Bernie Ecclestone may soon face charges for bribing a civil servant, Gerhard Gribkowsky, with 27 million pounds by the public prosecutor, according to a leading German newspaper.

Sep 28, 2012, 09:46 AM IST

F1 boss Ecclestone may face bribery charges

Bernie Ecclestone is in line to be charged by German authorities after a banker was sentenced to eight-and-a-half years in prison for accepting bribes from the Formula One chief.

Jun 29, 2012, 11:49 AM IST

F1 chief Ecclestone denies £28 million ``bribe`` allegations by German banker

Formula One supremo Bernie Ecclestone has vehemently denied accusations of paying bribes of over 28 million pounds to a German banker for the Formula One sale in 2006.

Jun 21, 2012, 16:49 PM IST

Ecclestone admits to paying 27m pounds to German banker

Bernie Ecclestone has admitted paying 27 million pounds to German investment banker Gerhard Gribkowsky.

Dec 26, 2011, 08:48 AM IST

German banker trial over F1 rights starts in Munich

A former German banker, charged with selling Formula One rights in return for a bribe told a Munich court on Monday his decision had saved tax payers million of euros.

Oct 24, 2011, 17:11 PM IST