Prodrive boss David Richards has said he wasn’t willing to risk job losses at his company by entering F1 in 2011.
Richards, who revealed in April he was not applying to compete in F1 next year, told The Independent:
I wasn’t prepared to risk everyone’s livelihoods. It was quite interesting to watch the reaction of everybody when I told them. The biggest fear people at Prodrive had is that we were going to risk everything on one throw of the dice by entering F1.
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