Ecclestone to meet Prost over 2013 French GP

Nov.1 (GMM) Paul Ricard has recruited Alain Prost to lead the talks with Bernie Ecclestone about reviving the French Grand Prix in 2013.

Bernie Ecclestone and Alain Prost
Bernie Ecclestone and Alain Prost

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Media sources RMC Sport and L'Equipe said the four-time world champion and former F1 team owner has travelled to Abu Dhabi this weekend, to step up the talks with the F1 chief executive.

RMC said Prost's meeting with Ecclestone is scheduled for Saturday.

"Alain Prost is a major asset," said former F1 driver and Frenchman Patrick Tambay.

"He knows Bernie Ecclestone very well. Frankly, he is the ideal man to represent France in this matter."

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Series Formula 1
Drivers Alain Prost , Patrick Tambay , Bernie Ecclestone
Article type Rumor
Tags ecclestone, fia, fom, french grand prix, paul richard, prost, tambay