FIA Tribunal de Grande Instance: Full statement

FIA Tribunal de Grande Instance: Full statement

Monday this week is significant in that Formula 1 governing body the FIA has lessened the punishments of Flavio Briatore and Pat Symonds, naturally raising the point of view that all involved in the 'Crashgate' race-fixing scandal will ultimately walk free. The development comes courtesy of the following FIA statement:
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2008 Singapore Formula 1 Grand Prix
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  1. Monday 12 April 2010

  2. FIA Tribunal de Grande Instance: Full statement 19:11

    FIA Tribunal de Grande Instance: Full statement

    Monday this week is significant in that Formula 1 governing body the FIA has lessened the punishments of Flavio Briatore and Pat Symonds, naturally raising the…

    F1
  3. Briatore and Symonds allowed to return in 2013 18:36

    Briatore and Symonds allowed to return in 2013

    Former Renault F1 team chiefs Flavio Briatore and Pat Symonds have apologised to motorsport governing body the FIA for their roles in the Singapore 2008…

    F1
  4. Friday 2 April 2010

  5. Piquets to sue Briatore over false allegations 08:08

    Piquets to sue Briatore over false allegations

    Although it may have seemed as though the highly public 'Crashgate' race-fixing scandal of last year had long since come to a close, it has now been revealed…

    F1
  6. Tuesday 9 February 2010

  7. FIA considering team manager licences 14:22

    FIA considering team manager licences

    Formula 1 governing body the FIA is pondering the thought of introducing licences for team bosses in the aftermath of the 'Crashgate' race-fixing scandal of…

    F1
  8. Tuesday 19 January 2010

  9. Briatore: I will never manage another F1 team 10:49

    Briatore: I will never manage another F1 team

    A 'bitter' Flavio Briatore has vowed never again to run a team in Formula 1, despite successfully overturning the FIA's decision to ban him from the sport for…

    F1
  10. Monday 11 January 2010

  11. FIA confirms appeal over Briatore decision 15:07

    FIA confirms appeal over Briatore decision

    Formula 1 governing body the FIA has elected to appeal the decision made by French courts to overturn the lifetime ban of Flavio Briatore. The former Renault F1…

    F1
  12. Thursday 7 January 2010

  13. Mosley pushing for FIA appeal over Briatore 11:27

    Mosley pushing for FIA appeal over Briatore

    Max Mosley has stressed that he in no way harbors ill feelings towards Flavio Briatore after the Italian saw his lifetime Formula 1 ban overturned by a French…

    F1
  14. Wednesday 6 January 2010

  15. Ecclestone doubting Briatore F1 return 13:08

    Ecclestone doubting Briatore F1 return

    Bernie Ecclestone is unsure as to whether Flavio Briatore will be returning to Formula 1, despite his lifetime ban having been lifted by French courts this…

    F1
  16. Briatore considering to sue Piquets 12:25

    Briatore considering to sue Piquets

    A rejuvenated Flavio Briatore has admitted that he is now considering legal action against the Piquet family as the 'Crashgate' race-fixing scandal bursts…

    F1
  17. Briatore biding time over F1 return 09:55

    Briatore biding time over F1 return

    Flavio Briatore admits that he will be in no rush to make a Formula 1 comeback following the overturning of his lifetime expulsion on Tuesday. With governing…

    F1
  18. Tuesday 5 January 2010

  19. FIA considering appeal options over Briatore 22:31

    FIA considering appeal options over Briatore

    Formula 1 governing body the FIA is left with a list of various next steps following the Tuesday French court decision to overrule the lifetime ban of Flavio…

    F1
  20. Briatore happy with court ruling 19:26

    Briatore happy with court ruling

    Flavio Briatore was unsurprisingly extremely pleased with the French court ruling on Tuesday. The Italian's lifetime ban from Formula 1 was overturned in a…

    F1
  21. Briatore life ban overturned by French court 15:35

    Briatore life ban overturned by French court

    Former Renault F1 Managing Director Flavio Briatore saw his life ban from Formula 1 lifted by a Paris court on Tuesday afternoon. The Italian was barred by…

    F1
  22. Briatore awaits court verdict 03:00

    Briatore awaits court verdict

    Flavio Briatore will discover the outcome of his hearing with French courts on Tuesday. Having appealed his lifetime expulsion from Formula 1 exactly six weeks…

    F1
  23. Monday 21 December 2009

  24. Briatore and Mosley in war of words 12:17

    Briatore and Mosley in war of words

    With the final conclusion of this year's 'Crashgate' scandal set to arrive in January, ex Renault Team Manager Flavio Briatore and former FIA President Max…

    F1
  25. Tuesday 24 November 2009

  26. Briatore verdict expected in January 16:35

    Briatore verdict expected in January

    Not until January will a verdict be released after Flavio Briatore went before French courts on Tuesday. The Italian, former Managing Director of the Renault…

    F1
  27. Courts to hear Briatore case 05:00

    Courts to hear Briatore case

    Tuesday marks Flavio Briatore's hearing with French courts as the Italian attempts to overturn the ban which currently sees him expelled from Formula 1 for…

    F1
  28. Friday 13 November 2009

  29. 'Ban was result of secret FIA meetings' - Briatore 15:49

    'Ban was result of secret FIA meetings' - Briatore

    Flavio Briatore has hit back at the FIA on Friday after the Paris-based federation, governing body for Formula One, explained how it condemned the leaking of…

    F1
  30. FIA against leaked 'Crashgate' data 10:17

    FIA against leaked 'Crashgate' data

    The FIA, governing body of Formula One, has stated that it is truly against the leaking of data which occurred during the heart of the 'Crashgate' scandal of…

    F1
  31. Tuesday 20 October 2009

  32. Football League biding time with Briatore 16:13

    Football League biding time with Briatore

    The Football League in the United Kingdom has revealed that it will take no action regarding Flavio Briatore until discovering the outcome of the Italian's…

    F1
  33. Briatore/FIA hearing due in November 10:25

    Briatore/FIA hearing due in November

    A date has been established for the court hearing which will determine whether ousted team boss Flavio Briatore will ever be able to return to Formula One or…

    F1
  34. Sunday 18 October 2009

  35. Briatore attempting to overturn ban 16:39

    Briatore attempting to overturn ban

    Formula One outcast Flavio Briatore has been reported in the French media as taking sporting governing body the FIA to court. The Italian is believed to be…

    F1
  36. Friday 16 October 2009

  37. Alonso plays down Massa comments 05:30

    Alonso plays down Massa comments

    Fernando Alonso has cast aside comments from future team-mate Felipe Massa suggesting that the Spaniard was fully aware of the race-fixing scandal of Singapore…

    F1
  38. Thursday 15 October 2009

  39. Ferrari clarifies Massa-Alonso 'Crashgate' comments 11:32

    Ferrari clarifies Massa-Alonso 'Crashgate' comments

    The Ferrari team has moved to calm any speculation that there could already be tension between 2010 team-mates Felipe Massa and Fernando Alonso after the…

    F1
  40. Friday 9 October 2009

  41. 'FIA should have punished Piquet' - Coulthard 11:48

    'FIA should have punished Piquet' - Coulthard

    David Coulthard has spoken out over the highly controversial 'Crashgate' scandal which graced Formula One this season following last year's Renault race-fixing…

    F1
  42. Thursday 8 October 2009

  43. Briatore QPR decision delayed 18:21

    Briatore QPR decision delayed

    Flavio Briatore's future as Queens Park Rangers (QPR) co-owner remains in limbo after a Football League meeting took place on Thursday. The Italian, former…

    F1
  44. Briatore awaiting football fate 05:30

    Briatore awaiting football fate

    A Football League meeting in the United Kingdom on Thursday is set to decide the fortune of former Renault Managing Director Flavio Briatore. The Italian, joint…

    F1
  45. Monday 5 October 2009

  46. 'Victim' Piquet talks of 'Crashgate' 12:41

    'Victim' Piquet talks of 'Crashgate'

    Nelson Piquet Jr. has described himself as the 'victim' of the 'Crashgate' race-fixing saga which dominated the run-up to this year's Singapore Grand Prix.…

    F1
  47. Friday 2 October 2009

  48. 'Crashgate did not help me to title' - Hamilton 15:53

    'Crashgate did not help me to title' - Hamilton

    Champion Lewis Hamilton has moved to hush claims that the highly controversial 'Crashgate' situation helped him win his first Formula One crown last year. The…

    F1
  49. Tuesday 29 September 2009

  50. Ecclestone voted against Briatore ban 18:35

    Ecclestone voted against Briatore ban

    FIA President Max Mosley has spoken briefly regarding Bernie Ecclestone's position towards former Renault team Managing Director Flavio Briatore. The F1…

    F1
  51. Friday 25 September 2009

  52. Alonso not discounting last year's win 12:45

    Alonso not discounting last year's win

    Fernando Alonso still regards his 2008 Singapore Grand Prix victory as a 'proper' race win despite the recent discovery that the Renault team fixed the result…

    F1
  53. Wednesday 23 September 2009

  54. Renault halts criminal action against Piquets 16:09

    Renault halts criminal action against Piquets

    Renault has ended its case for criminal action again Nelson Piquet Jr. and Sr. following the outcome of the 'Crashgate' hearing in Paris this week. The team had…

    F1
  55. Renault to remain in Formula One 13:35

    Renault to remain in Formula One

    Renault F1 has explained to governing body the FIA that it wishes to remain in Formula One despite the recent 'Crashgate' scandal which has brought the French…

    F1
  56. Symonds claims Piquet suggested crash idea 13:14

    Symonds claims Piquet suggested crash idea

    Pat Symonds, former Executive Director of Engineering for the Renault team, has explained that driver Nelson Piquet Jr. developed the infamous 'Crashgate' plan…

    F1
  57. Tuesday 22 September 2009

  58. Briatore 'distraught' with hearing outcome 17:53

    Briatore 'distraught' with hearing outcome

    Former Renault Team Principal Flavio Briatore has given a first, brief reaction to the FIA World Motor Sport Council (WMSC) hearing of Monday which saw the team…

    F1
  59. Monday 21 September 2009

  60. Piquet reaction: Bitter regret 16:24

    Piquet reaction: Bitter regret

    Nelson Piquet Jr. has explained that he 'bitterly' regrets his part in Renault's Singapore 2008 scheme to crash deliberately during the race in order to aid…

    F1
  61. Renault reaction: Full apology 15:50

    Renault reaction: Full apology

    The Renault F1 Team has apologised to the FIA, both at the governing body's World Motor Sport Council (WMSC) hearing on Monday as well as in an official press…

    F1
  62. FIA reaction: Alonso not involved in scandal 15:44

    FIA reaction: Alonso not involved in scandal

    Formula One governing body the FIA has confirmed that 2008 Singapore Grand Prix winner Fernando Alonso was in no way involved in the pre-race plan for team-mate…

    F1
  63. FIA reaction: No punishment for Piquet 15:43

    FIA reaction: No punishment for Piquet

    Nelson Piquet Jr. left Renault's FIA hearing with no sentence on Monday as the Brazilian had already been granted immunity in the 'Crashgate' scandal following…

    F1
  64. FIA reaction: Symonds suspended for 5 years 15:42

    FIA reaction: Symonds suspended for 5 years

    The FIA has revealed that former Renault Executive Director of Engineering Pat Symonds has been handed a five-year suspension from Formula One following…

    F1
  65. FIA reaction: Briatore banned permanently from F1 15:41

    FIA reaction: Briatore banned permanently from F1

    The Renault's FIA hearing in Paris on Monday may have seen the team leave without its suspected fine although former Team Principal Flavio Briatore is no longer…

    F1
  66. FIA Verdict: Renault handed suspended disqualification 15:13

    FIA Verdict: Renault handed suspended disqualification

    Formula One governing body the FIA has handed the Renault team a suspended disqualification from the World Championship following Monday's World Motor Sport…

    F1
  67. Alonso in Paris but Briatore unseen 13:33

    Alonso in Paris but Briatore unseen

    Renault driver Fernando Alonso has attended the FIA's World Motor Sport Council (WMSC) hearing in Paris on Monday morning. The former double World Champion was…

    F1
  68. Renault head: Briatore admitted responsibility 11:46

    Renault head: Briatore admitted responsibility

    Renault Chief Operating Officer Patrick Pelata has said that Flavio Briatore, former Team Principal of the manufacturer's Formula One team, believed that he…

    F1
  69. 'We don't need these people in F1' 10:23

    'We don't need these people in F1'

    Head of Spanish Motorsport Carlos Gracia has questioned the FIA's decision of granting Nelson Piquet Jr. immunity in the lead up to Mondays climax of…

    F1
  70. Moment of truth for Renault 02:00

    Moment of truth for Renault

    Renault will pay its second visit of the season to the FIA on Monday as the team prepares for the hearing which will bring an end to the scandal dubbed…

    F1
  71. Friday 18 September 2009

  72. I spoke with FIA last year, says Piquet Sr. 15:23

    I spoke with FIA last year, says Piquet Sr.

    Nelson Piquet, the triple World Champion father of the man who was allegedly ordered to crash in the 2008 Singapore Grand Prix, has revealed that he informed…

    F1
  73. Singapore organisers confident despite 'Crashgate' 12:38

    Singapore organisers confident despite 'Crashgate'

    Organisers of the upcoming Singapore Grand Prix believe that the 'Crashgate' scandal surrounding last year's inaugural race on the street circuit will not…

    F1
  74. Don't scare off Renault, Irvine advises 11:35

    Don't scare off Renault, Irvine advises

    The ever-lively Eddie Irvine is the latest in a long line of pundits and former drivers to voice his opinion on the Renault/Piquet 'Crashgate' saga. It would…

    F1
  75. 'Singapore a genuine accident?' - Hill 06:00

    'Singapore a genuine accident?' - Hill

    Former World Champion and current British Racing Drivers' Club (BRDC) Chairman Damon Hill has joined the long list of concerned voices in F1 over the…

    F1
  76. Thursday 17 September 2009

  77. Renault President requesting detailed analysis 18:38

    Renault President requesting detailed analysis

    Renault President and Chief Executive Officer Carlos Ghosn has made clear than onlookers should walk before they run and fully examine the 'Crashgate' scenario…

    F1
  78. Lauda: 'Crashgate' worst scandal in F1 history 11:59

    Lauda: 'Crashgate' worst scandal in F1 history

    Former World Champion Niki Lauda believes that the race-fixing disgrace involving the Renault team in last year's Singapore Grand Prix is the worst such case in…

    F1
  79. 'It was my duty to save the team' - Briatore 11:53

    'It was my duty to save the team' - Briatore

    Former Renault team boss Flavio Briatore has said on Thursday that he left the Renault team of his own accord as opposed to contradicting reports which claim…

    F1
  80. Scar left by Renault acts, says Jordan 10:52

    Scar left by Renault acts, says Jordan

    Former team owner Eddie Jordan is stunned by Wednesday's news that former Renault team chiefs Flavio Briatore and Pat Symonds seemingly instructed a deliberate…

    F1
  81. Wednesday 16 September 2009

  82. Briatore and Symonds leave Renault F1 14:44

    Briatore and Symonds leave Renault F1

    Renault announced on Wednesday that both team boss Flavio Briatore and Executive Director of Engineering, Pat Symonds, have left the team. Furthermore, the…

    F1
  83. Tuesday 15 September 2009

  84. 'Something very unusual happened' - Mosley on Piquet crash 13:56

    'Something very unusual happened' - Mosley on Piquet crash

    FIA President Max Mosley admits that the crash of Nelson Piquet Jr. in last year's Singapore Grand Prix does appear to be suspect. The Renault team remains…

    F1
  85. Symonds exempt from FIA punishment 11:14

    Symonds exempt from FIA punishment

    Formula One governing body the FIA has granted Pat Symonds, Executive Director of Engineering at Renault, immunity in the controversial case surrounding…

    F1
  86. Saturday 12 September 2009

  87. Piquet: I will not be bullied again 05:00

    Piquet: I will not be bullied again

    Nelson Piquet has vowed never 'to be bullied again' into making a forced decision such as the one he allegedly made ahead of the Singapore Grand Prix last year.…

    F1
  88. Friday 11 September 2009

  89. Piquet granted immunity in Renault case 18:03

    Piquet granted immunity in Renault case

    Nelson Piquet has received the protection of immunity from prosecution by Formula One governing body the FIA. The Brazilian is currently deeply involved in a…

    F1
  90. Leaked documents damaging F1, says FOTA 17:12

    Leaked documents damaging F1, says FOTA

    The Formula One Teams Association (FOTA) has expressed its feelings over the fact that documents surrounding the controversial Piquet-Renault case have been…

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