Government backing assured says Stewart
Sir Jackie Stewart is optimistic about landing government backing for Silverstone and the British motorsport industry as a whole. "I think there will be support for all avenues of the industry and the sport. Most people will be well pleased with the outcome," he said at a press briefing yesterday. "I can't discuss money at the moment but this is bigger than just holding on to the race for the next few years. This is looking at the long-term for an event that supports an industry."
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