News Details

Ainslie wants Newey for sailing team

– Sir Ben Ainslie, winner of four consecutive Olympic gold sailing medals, says he hopes to get Red Bull design chief Adrian Newey involved in his bid to win the prestigious America's Cup competition with a British team. "Adrian is a big sailing fan," Ainslie, who spoke to Newey at last year's Abu Dhabi Grand Prix, told BBC Radio 5 live. "There's the potential for him perhaps to get involved, cast his eye over our design team and what we're looking at doing. "We had a great catch-up but Adrian is committed to F1 for the foreseeable future." Newey has long expressed an interest in the America's Cup, but he is currently contracted to Red Bull until 2017....
Full Story »
2y ago from GPUpdate.net 0
Share

You May Also Be Interested In...

Anslie confirms Newey approach

Red Bull Formula 1 chief designer Adrian Newey could be involved in the...
2y ago from PlanetF1.com

Ainslie not trying to poach Newey

Getty Images Enlarge Sir Ben Ainslie says he is not trying to poach...
2y ago from espnF1.com

Ainslie: We re not trying to poach Newey but...

America's Cup winner Sir Ben Ainslie has admitted that he would love to...
2y ago from Crash.net

Newey, boats and America's Cup

When Sir Ben Ainslie gets a notion to create a British team for the...
2y ago from Formula1Blog.com

Elsewhere On The Network

Popular On MGPToday.com

MotoGP: Smith happy with KTM testing pace

KTM’s 2017 rider Bradley Smith says that he’s delighted with the...

Smith undergoes surgery after Oschersleben Endurance...

MotoGP star Bradley Smith looks likely to miss next weekend’s...
1d ago from BikeSportNews.com

MotoGP: Smith awaiting scan results on knee injury

Monster Yamaha Tech 3 rider Bradley Smith is awaiting the results of an...

Rossi enjoys new chassis

Following testing in Brno, Valentino Rossi is excited about the new Yamaha...
4d ago from SuperSport.com

Popular On IndyCarToday.com

Rahal beats Hinchcliffe by 0.008 seconds to take Texas...

Graham Rahal crossed the line just 0.008 seconds ahead of James...

INDYCAR: Rahal pulls out last-lap win at Texas

Graham Rahal made a move on the third turn of the final lap to edge James...
7h ago from Racer.com

Gateway returns after long absence to IndyCar

The Verizon IndyCar Series has confirmed the revival of Gateway in St...
6h ago from SpeedCafe.com

INDYCAR: Dixon tops short Texas practice

Chip Ganassi Racing teammate Scott Dixon and Tony Kanaan were the fastest...
12h ago from Racer.com

Popular On TotalWRC.com

Red Bull Global Rallycross season resumes in Atlantic...

Two new entries join the Supercar grid to produce a season-high of 13...
17h ago from Motorsport.com

Mikkelsen: It still felt like a victory

Fourth in Germany but Mikkelsen remains positive
1d ago from WRC.com

Lappi breaks silence over Toyota rumours

Talks have taken place at Toyota's rally base
4d ago from WRC.com

Germany driver report: part 2

Advertising Thierry Neuville (Hyundai i20) Result: 3rdA podium finish...
2d ago from WRC.com

Popular On GunnersToday.com

Pictures: Each and every confirmed Premier League done...

EXPRESS SPORT brings you right up to date with every single new arrival in...
2h ago from Express.co.uk

Wenger refuses to rule out one more signing. Ozil...

Morning all. Three points is three points and boy did we need them. The...

Koscielny: New faces will help with fixture pile-up

Laurent Koscielny says the arrival of Shkodran Mustafi and Lucas Perez...
1h ago from News.ArseBlog.com

Arsenal Player Ratings: Cazorla and Xhaka shine as...

EXPRESS SPORT brings you Arsenal's player ratings from their 3-1 win over...
1h ago from Express.co.uk

Comments

Hottest News

Recent News

2014 GPToday.com
GPToday.com is not responsible for the news headlines and associated descriptions and images it indexes, the content of externally linked sites or the comments & postings of its users.

This website is unofficial and is not associated in any way with the Formula One group of companies. F1, FORMULA ONE, FORMULA 1, FIA FORMULA ONE WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP, GRAND PRIX and related marks are trade marks of Formula One Licensing B.V.