Bernie Ecclestone hits back at F1’s decision to stop using grid girls

01 February 2018 08:39
• These girls did nothing harmful to anybody, says ex-chief executive• ‘We might as well say we don’t want people to go to a fashion show’Bernie Ecclestone has defended the use of gird girls after the current bosses decided to end the practice at races.The 87-year-old has been critical of the sport’s American owners, Liberty Media, who declared on Wednesday that employing grid girls was “at odds with modern-day societal norms” and will no longer happen. Related: F1 to stop using 'grid girls' in next world championship season Continue reading. . read full article

Source: TheGuardian