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Silverstone calls on PM to stop Circuit of Wales funding

Silverstone believes the 'illegal' funding would have a detrimental effect on existing British circuits Sutton Images Enlarge Silverstone has called on David Cameron to halt a proposed £30 million in "illegal" state funding to help build a huge new circuit in Wales, according to a report in the Times. Silverstone, which is contracted to host the British Grand Prix until 2026, fears the proposed Circuit of Wales will enjoy a massive financial advantage over themselves and fellow British circuits, as it emerged the developers behind the project are seeking financial backing from the Welsh Assembly. The company steering the project, Heads of the Valley, claim the £280 million...
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