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Vasseur criticises: "Everybody has f***ing commercial deals"

Alfa Romeo Racing chose Guanyu Zhou as its second driver alongside team leader Valtteri Bottas. Immediately after the announcement, Frederic Vasseur's team was criticised both inside and outside the paddock. It was said that the Chinese driver was only chosen for financial reasons. Article continues under ad Zhou has a lot of sponsors who bring money with them and on top of that China is a huge market that is interesting for Sauber. However, these are not the factors that have been decisive in contracting Zhou. Vasseur stressed this in an interview with GP Racing. "Yes, we had negative comments, and I think it was completely unfair," the team boss starts from the...
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