Thursday, 01 November 2012 09:40
Ecclestone to meet Prost over 2013 French GP - Paul Ricard has recruited Alain Prost to lead the talks with Bernie Ecclestone about reviving the French Formula One Grand Prix in 2013.
Media sources RMC Sport and L'Equipe said the four time World Champion and former Formula 1 team owner has travelled to Abu Dhabi this weekend, to step up the talks with the Formula 1 Chief Executive.
RMC said Prost's meeting with Ecclestone is scheduled for Saturday.
"Alain Prost is a major asset," said former Formula 1 driver and Frenchman Patrick Tambay.
"He knows Bernie Ecclestone very well. Frankly, he is the ideal man to represent France in this matter."