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Newey, boats and America's Cup

When Sir Ben Ainslie gets a notion to create a British team for the America's Cup boat race, he most certainly would look to the UK's prominent designers for help or overview and that would lead him directly to Adrian Newey. The Red Bull Racing designer has long toyed with the idea of designing an America's Cup boat and even came close to leaving Formula 1 back in the McLaren days but it seems that Sir Ben Ainslie may have to wait as he told BBC: 'To have the advice of Adrian or many of the very smart people involved with Formula 1 industry in the UK would be a great boost for us as a team. 'Newey is clearly a genius, in anything to do with competitive design and he's got a great...
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