F1 » Son of Libyan leader Gaddafi to finance Villeneuve Racing?

The Villeneuve Racing F1 2011 entry bid - in company with financially-troubled ex-GP2 Series outfit Durango and possibly involving 'Singapore-gate' protagonist Flavio Briatore - is now rumoured to have added another string to its perplexing bow, with funding from the son of Libyan leader Colonel Gaddafi...

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stone - Unregistered

July 20, 2010 12:12 PM

Don't know about an underdog story Max Well, maybe under counter. This is bloody hilarious, Bernie was running illegal immigrants into Britain, maybe they'll be funded by illegal weapon shipments. Could possibly use Flav's yacht like the drug runs in Miami Vice...once its out of impound of course.

BAT_J - Unregistered

July 20, 2010 12:54 PM

The Villeneuve command is getting wilder. Let's see how far this pirate ship will go...after HRT and Virgin I am not sure F1 is ready for this. I like all the new entries because they bring extra flavor so good luck Jaques

Mr D Bacle - Unregistered

July 20, 2010 1:32 PM

No doubt gaddafi can afford it but highly likely to change his mind at any moment. The words "financial risk" will be topic of many discussions I'm sure. Mind you, being a brit I should keep schtumm about dodgy dealings in wake of BPs oil deal with Libya.

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