MG has announced that it is to team up with Williams to form a Formula
One team for 1999.
The Williams-MG team will use a new engine developed by MG Cars. The
3.6-litre V8 will effectively be two K-series VVC engines joined together.
[Just a bit of speculation here: a detuned version of this KV8 engine
could fit into the MGF if the petrol tank was moved to the front of the
Frank Williams, in a shock move, has signed up both Damien Hill AND
Michael Schumacher to race in his team. This will be the first time that
the former rivals have worked together. Both drivers will be appearing in
high-profile MG promotions starting this autumn.
I'll pass on more news as soon as I hear any.
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