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05/23/2011

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Why the fuss? Because it's bullsh**. Plain and simple. I know it's been done before but that doesn't matter. There's nothing sporting about this, it's flat out corporate crap. I know that the sponsors pay the dollars but this is the risk they take. Especially aligning their stars with a rubbish team like Andretti Motorsports.

Big reason for the fuss is because it is not one driver replacing another within the team as happened with Tags and Junqueira, but that Andretti had to buy off Foyt to get his sponsor into the race.

Bruno was in an unsponsored or underfunded car, probably his contract already had this clause included so that the team owner has the option to switch sponsors and drivers after the car qualified. That's one attractive proposition to a rich sponsor or driver.
Not the first time it happened to Bruno.

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