F1: Liberty Media takeover gets FIA approval

Things are finally moving ahead. Liberty Media's takeover of Formula 1 has made significant progress. First the company's shareholders voted that the takeover process may go ahead. Then the same takeover received unanimous backing by the FIA at the World Motor Sport Council meeting held in Geneva.

Representatives of Liberty Media, owned by parent company 21st Century Fox, made a presentation at the WMSC meeting, in order to allow senior FIA officials the opportunity to address any queries they might have had about the takeover. It has...

Updated Date: Jan 19, 2017 16:13:19 IST