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Financing Formula 1

March 13th, 2015

Episode 185 of 645 episodes

Motor car racing is an expensive sport, so how do F1 teams make ends meet? Manuela Saragosa speaks to leading Formula 1 academic Mark Jenkins of Cranfield University to find out. We also dispatch Briohny Williams to visit her namesake team - Williams - to discover how its cutting edge technology is helping to prop up the rest of the business. And elsewhere in sport, Rahul Tandon tells the story of how one star's misconceived endorsement ran afoul of one of the greatest sporting rivalries in the world - between India and Pakistan's cricket teams.

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