Tag Archives: Formula 1

Can you afford to be advertised to?

The value of viewers to Formula 1 is or at least was in the number of eyes being made available to the adverstisers who pay fortunes to have their names plastered on every spare centimetre of plastic, fabric or carbon fibre visible during the weekend. From 2019 you’ll have to pay for the privilege…

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Formula none

Sadly for the first time in my life I’m simply not excited at all at the prospect of Formula 1 2016. The entertatainment value of the sport has always waxed and waned as technology, teams, drivers and rules have evolved over the years and for me the most competitive period of F1 (2010 – 2013)…

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BBC, F1, Market Forces

Can anyone tell me how I can use my power as a consumer to register my dissatisfaction at the BBC selling off half their F1 coverage to Sky? With any other company I could stop purchasing products from them. Since we are legally obliged to buy a TV license how does the BBC measure consumer…

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Formula 1/2

Today the BBC announced that they will be sharing coverage of Formula 1 with Sky from next year, each party showing half the races live. The BBC will show highlights of the races it doesn’t show live. They will however continue to show live coverage of all races online. I know I’m never really in…

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