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.


2005-05-18 10:32

The former world champion won the title for Williams in 1997 before moving to the well-heeled BAR team until 2003.

F1's most competitive privateer team, then, was an unfeigned shock to the system for Canadian Villeneuve, who has struggled for pace in 2005.

''We have a lack of resources,'' the 34-year-old told his website. ''We have a great wind tunnel but we don't spend enough time in it.''

Cash strapped it might be, though, Villeneuve complimented Peter Sauber's team for using its cash wisely.

He conceded: ''It's a ... different approach but it would be good to keep this level of efficiency with more money.

''I've never worked with a team with this level of resources compared to the others.''

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