F1 » Manor chief admits: F1 was always out of reach


John Booth sees his team's tie-up with Virgin confirmed and admits: 'I never thought we'd be here'

Sort Comments: Oldest | Newest

Steve Robinson - Unregistered

December 15, 2009 2:18 PM

This is a good news story. Very best of luck to Manor GP/Virgin Racing.

I'll be supporting the Yorkshire team in 2010.

John 'Butcher' Booth has come a very long way since his Formula Ford 1600 days in the '70's

Bernard Bell - Unregistered

December 15, 2009 4:02 PM

It is brilliant to see this wonderful team move onwards and upwards. A great pedigree and an example to everyone and anyone who have ever dreamed of running a racing team. Manor have set high standards and always achieved them, yet have always remained a close 'family' in their attitude towards each other and supporters - never too busy to help someone else, or spend time with a fan.
Great people going on to great things. Have a fantastic season in 2010, and most of all, enjoy!

CarCrazed - Unregistered

December 15, 2009 6:01 PM

I know this is probably a very obnoxious comment, but it seems like we are going to have the two tier championship after all: Notice how (the fake) Lotus, Virgin, Campos and USF1 all say “our goal is to be the best of the new teams”?

I say the winners of the “new teams championship” is going to be ... Toro Rosso :D

andrew mac

December 15, 2009 6:39 PM

I'm conflicted. As a new team I wish them well but I strongly dislike Branston (still think he is really Tony Blair in a wig) so as well as wanting them to do well, I want them to fail. AHHHHHH!!!!! HELP!!!!

Join the conversation - Add your comment

Please login or register before adding your comments.

Although the administrators and moderators of this website will attempt to keep all objectionable comments off these pages, it is impossible for us to review all messages. All messages express the views of the poster, and neither Crash Media Group nor Crash.Net will be held responsible for the content of any message. We do not vouch for or warrant the accuracy, completeness or usefulness of any message, and are not responsible for the contents of any message. If you find a message objectionable, please contact us and inform us of the problem or use the [report] function next to the offending post. Any message that does not conform with the policy of this service can be edited or removed with immediate effect.

© 1999 - 2014 Crash Media Group

The total or partial reproduction of text, photographs or illustrations is not permitted in any form.