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Sidelined Villeneuve angry: 'I am deeply disheartened'

Jacques Villeneuve was supposed to take part in the 24 Hours of Le Mans again, but it is not going to happen. The Canadian driver was sidelined last week and thus denied a comeback. The one-time F1 world champion is unhappy about the course of events and lashes out at his team Vanwall Racing Team ByKolles. Article continues under ad The team explained that they did not feel Villeneuve was "ready" to participate in the 24 Hours of Le Mans. The reason they gave was that his wife is pregnant and she is expecting the baby around the time the 24-hour race is also scheduled. Vanwall did not want to take that 'risk'. Another factor was that Villeneuve's mileage would be low. Read more...
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