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Alonso: has expensive thumbs

Fernando Alonso has revealed that his thumbs are insured for £9m. The Ferrari driver today signed a new sponsorship deal with Spanish banking and insurance giant Santander, which sees his shortest, fattest digits covered for £4.5m apiece.


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heikki kovalainen,
Jarno Trulli,
Lucas di Grassi,
Richard Branson,
timo glock,
Tony Fernandes,
Virgin Racing

Virgin vs Lotus

Virgin Racing have revealed their 2010 drive line-up: ex-Toyota driver Timo Glock and GP2 racer Brazilian Lucas di Grassi. But a more interesting duel is revealing itself, between Virgin Racing boss Richard Branson and the Lotus F1 team.


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