The Sahara is Dry

News from the as ever excellent Joe Saward, Sahara – main sponsor of the ailing Force India team is in trouble…

the Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI) announced that it has asked banks in India to freeze bank accounts belonging to the Sahara group

… What with kingfisher going belly up, Sahara in the poop the ringfencing of the Force India team’s funds can’t be too safe.

The fact that the second driver spot hasn’t been filled doens’t bode well. Seemingly down to a choice of either Jules “Ferrari” Bianchi or Adrian “Stabby” Sutil, but it transpires that these two aren’t in line for Grand Prix races but to use the second car for airport runs and courier drops to earn a bit of extra cash.

Sahara frozen > Joe Saward