New Sasol GTC cars set for thrills

The iconic Grand Prix Circuit will present a new challenge to the GTC drivers as they tackle the country’s fastest racetrack on June 16.

Suzuki’s new Swift hatch and sedan in SA

Suzuki kicks off its new model assault with an all new Swift hatchback and standalone sedan called the Dzire.


2005-05-11 15:27

It, perhaps, gives credence to an odd rumour in the Barcelona paddock - that the Ulsterman and former Ferrari driver has a keen eye on Minardi.

Although current Faenza owner Paul Stoddart sat out Spain with a nasty 'flu, speculation whispered that 39-year-old Irvine - with a personal fortune outpacing even countryman Eddie Jordan - may buy the back-of-the-grid squad.

Irvine, 39, has - until now - seldom showed a face in the Paddock since retiring in 2002.

He said in January: "The idea of owning a (grand prix) team is interesting, but the way it is at the minute, the sport is not owner-friendly." -GMM

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