“Maybe we will hear something quite soon”
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Alex Zanardi, horrifically and near-fatally injured in 2001, has wished his old rival Michael Schumacher well.
Three times during their respective racing careers, the Italian and German faced off on the circuits. The first was as teenagers, at the wheel of European kart competitions. Then a few years later, in the early 90s, when Zanardi raced in F1 for Jordan, Minardi and Lotus.
“I’m 75 this year and it’s good governance to let someone fresh take the reins”
The long-serving chairman of Australia’s grand prix in Melbourne is stepping down. Ron Walker, a stalwart of the almost twenty-year-old Albert Park race and a close friend and political ally of Bernie Ecclestone, will retire after the 2015 event.