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Frijns: This Formula 1 world is not fair – it's about money

Frijns: This Formula 1 world is not fair – it's about money 6 February, 2014 Robin Frijns during testing at Jerez Highly rated Robin Frijns says modern Formula 1 is not fair as money or lack thereof is hampering true talent from making it to the top. The 22-year-old Dutchman, arguably the hottest young talent not yet on the Formula 1 grid, has seen his rise thwarted by his lack of personal backing. Last year, Frijns combined the Sauber reserve role with an on-again, off-again GP2 campaign, but ultimately he lost both seats due to the money issue. For 2014, he has been signed by Caterham and will appear in the green car at grands prix on some Friday mornings, but he will not combine...
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