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    James Allen's verdict on the spygate ruling

    Interesting analysis from Allen as usual, and a few things I didn't think about:

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    A hundred million dollars is an eye-catching number. But the details are slightly different. McLaren will not have to pay the FIA $100 million from their own bank account.

    Instead it works like this, according to Christian Sylt, editor of a new book called Formula Money, which explains F1's finances.

    McLaren would have received around $60-70 million in prize money for their constructors' championship position, so that money goes directly from Formula One Management to the FIA and McLaren will have to write a cheque for the remaining $40 million or so themselves.

    But in terms of net cost to them, it is $100 million because that is the hole it will leave in their budget.

    They will also have to spend more money next year on freight and travel costs because they will be the 11th team on the grid.

    In addition they will find that instead of their current allocation of five garages, they will have two, and instead of their generous allocation of VIP paddock passes for sponsor guests, they will have a limited amount.

    It's a huge blow to their prestige as well as their pocket.



    http://www.itv-f1.com/Feature.aspx?Type=James_Allen&PO_ID=40674

    Re: James Allen's verdict on the spygate ruling

    Just means the price for VIP paddock passes will increase to compensate for the loss...

     
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