Sept.22 – Formula 1 veteran Rubens Barrichello has supported McLaren’s judgment to take on Williams technical director Sam Michael as a new role as sporting director for 2012.
Singapore Grand Prix is his last race with Williams, The Brazilian thinks that, McLaren will do good to massively from the decision to take him into the team.
“McLaren has a lot to gain,” said Barrichello. “I’m very happy for him. He is a very competitive guy and I think that his role at Williams was overcharged. It was hard for him to smile because he was doing too many things.
“He is very competent at anything that he turns his hand to and it will to be McLaren’s benefit to make his job easier. He will have some time to rest and to cool down [before he joins McLaren] and I’m sure that he will do very well there.”
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