The king is dead, long live the … oh, hang on a minute…

So Jean Todt is elected, president of the FIA. No surprise there, as anyone who can read a newspaper will know about Mosley’s industrious machinations on Todt’s behalf. And not even particularly secretly, which shows what an arrogant fuck he  is.

Ari Vatanen was by far the better man for the job. Not only did he have the necessary political experience, he would have been totally unbiased regarding F1 – the area where the Continue reading

Flavio Briatore is appealing – but not very…

Flavio Briatore seems set to launch an appeal against the lifetime motorsport ban by the FIA, handed down after Renault race-fixing scandal. Yes, well, good luck with that, ragazzo.

I’m more than a little intrigued by the fact that Briatore, with apparently not the slightest sense of irony, and a perfectly straight face, has said “In this case, the FIA has been used as a tool to exact vengeance on behalf of one man.”

Indeed, as we all know, Briatore was Continue reading