LEEDS, England – Despite what Midweek Motorsport listeners will tell you on Facebook, Formula 1 is actually bigger and much better than the WEC, thus WEC needing to change their Bahrain event date to now clash with the IMSA season finale at Sebring. “This isn’t about Formula 1 vs WEC,” said Jean Todt, President of the FIA, “It’s about Formula 1 being better than all forms of sportscar racing.

Uh, let me think about this one, do we cater to the series that brings in tens of millions of viewers each race, or the ones that struggle to get thousands of viewers each race with grids full of bronze drivers? Hmmm.”