"We have Manor coming in with a new (engine) tie-up, and we have a new team coming in which, we learned from the media, has had intensive co-operation with another team, so it's going to be very tough to score a point."
"In hindsight, however, (Circuit of the Americas chairman Bobby Epstein) conceded that it would have been better had the parties signed a written agreement codifying terms in letters dating back to 2010, in which then-Gov. Rick Perry and then-Comptroller Susan Combs appeared to promise an annual state contribution of $25 million for 10 years, with the understanding that if the event didn’t generate enough taxes, COTA would make up the difference."
"State Bank of India - the largest lender to defunct airline Kingfisher - has declared the carrier, its promoter Mallya and United Breweries Holdings as 'wilful defaulters' after its grievance redressal committee rejected the arguments made by the borrower through its legal representative recently."
Twelve months ago today Nico Rosberg beat team mate Lewis Hamilton for the championship-deciding Abu Dhabi Grand Prix, while both Red Bull drivers were excluded from qualifying due to a front wing infringement.