Arrows waits on Spa decision

Time is running out for the Arrows team to make a decision on whether it will race in this weekend's Belgian Grand Prix

Arrows waits on Spa decision

The outfit's transporters continued to wait at the Leafield factory on Wednesday morning as boss Tom Walkinshaw worked to resolve whether they should leave for Spa-Francorchamps.

A team spokeswoman said: "We still don't know whether we will be going. We should know in the next couple of hours - in fact we have to know, although it is not that far to travel."

Arrows missed the Hungarian GP two weeks ago as negotiations over its future ownership forced Walkinshaw to decide not to race. If he has to make that call again, the Formula 1 field will be reduced to just 20 cars for the second race in succession.

If the team does travel to Spa, it must get there in time for technical scrutineering on Thursday. Arrows may already be facing a fine for missing Hungary, which could be doubled by staying away from Belgium.

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