Originally published at Paul Henman at henman.ca. You can comment here or there.
Tomorrow’s the day when McLaren will receive their punishment over lying to race officials after an incident at the Australian Grand Prix. Note: this is in addition to Lewis Hamilton being disqualified from that race for breaking the overtaking rules.
It makes me laugh that they’re charged with bringing the sport into disrepute. This is the same FIA who have blatantly favoured one team for many years, who regularly threaten (and sometimes carry out those threats) to drop circuits that don’t pay the extortionate fees, and whose president has appeared in the tabloids thanks to his dubious extra-curricular activities (a consequence of which is that he is no longer welcome in some host countries).
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