VW Golf SV adds space 'n spice

There's a trend towards cars with GREAT versatility - hatchbacks with a touch extra. LES STEPHENSON drives VW SA's answer - the Golf SV.

Tips, tricks and cars catered to you

Get the latest in motoring news, new models and cool clips with a feminine flair from Wheels4Women.

Russian GP could be postponed

2011-01-13 08:08
SWITZERLAND - The International Olympic Committe says it could force Russian organisers to postpone a Formula 1 race until 2015 to avoid any clash with the 2014 Winter Olympics.

F1 chief Bernie Ecclestone signed a six-year deal with Russian officials in October, 2010 to run GP races in the Black Sea resort from 2014 but the IOC has said it would have the final say on whether the race went ahead then or in 2015.

IOC executive director Gilbert Felli said: "We don't want to have the facility built for the GP to put the construction or preparation of the games at risk."

He said there was a clause in the F1 contract that allowed the IOC to postpone the race by a year.

NEXT ON WHEELS24X

Read Wheels24’s Comments Policy

24.com publishes all comments posted on articles provided that they adhere to our Comments Policy. Should you wish to report a comment for editorial review, please do so by clicking the 'Report Comment' button to the right of each comment.

Comment on this story
0 comments
Add your comment
Comment 0 characters remaining

Inside Wheels24

Hamilton challenges Nico to 'race him'

'Mercedes said maybe he was just comfortable second and I said, 'well that's the difference between us,' said Lewis Hamilton as his relationship with team mate Nico Rosberg deteriorates.

There are new stories on the homepage. Click here to see them.