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Thumbs-up for Austria return

The F1 fraternity has given an enthusiastic thumbs-up to the resurrection of the Austrian GP as the sport descends on the Styrian mountain region for the first time in over a decade this weekend.Sunday's grand prix at the Red Bull Ring is the first the venue, formerly known as the A1 Ring and before that the Osterreichring, will stage since 2003 following the energy drinks firm's takeover and revamp of the historic facility.The venue's long absence from the calendar means that only four drivers on the current grid – Fernando Alonso, Kimi Raikkonen, Jenson Button and Felipe Massa – have ever raced around the 4.3km, nine-corner circuit, with the rest having had to familiarise...
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