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The curious case of the Red Bull Young Driver Programme

style="margin: 0px; font-size: 11px; font-family: Arial;">   August 31st, 2014 (F1Plus / Kate Hewitt) - In a recent interview with Autosport, former Formula One champion Jacques Villeneuve explained that he thinks the sport is flawed with the arrival of Max Verstappen.    Normally, I stick my fingers in my ears and nod off to anything Jacques related. But this time, he does have a point. Albeit a small one. In my view, it is not F1 that is flawed, but what does have an increasingly worrying future is the Red Bull junior driver programme.    Jacques says that age is partially due to his concerns, but does age really define how good a driver is? No, it...
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