Constantin's lawyer confirmed the company will indeed be "robustly pursuing its appeal".
"They made them quiet, now they can make them loud again" - Bernie Ecclestone
Justice Guy Newey announced in his verdict that 83-year-old Briton Ecclestone had been "corrupt". Meanwhile, Sebastian Vettel managed dozens of laps in the Renault-powered RB10 in Bahrain.
Three races was always the F1 chief executive's plan.
FIA recently invited new entrants to bid for the vacant spot on the grid.