Post by Yellow
I am not sure "enjoy" is quite the right word but I will use it
I am enjoying these revelations and finding out who has become a
hypocritical shit as soon as they got hold of a hunk of cash.
Some people's greed is just staggering.
The best way forward would be for us, the public, to stop consuming
these people's products but I guess most of us are not prepared to do
The latest one is Lewis Hamilton. He lives in Monaco (no airport), but has to travel to work in faraway places: -
Australian Grand Prix Australia Melbourne Grand Prix Circuit, Melbourne 26 March
Chinese Grand Prix China Shanghai International Circuit, Shanghai 9 April
Bahrain Grand Prix Bahrain Bahrain International Circuit, Sakhir 16 April
Russian Grand Prix Russia Sochi Autodrom, Sochi 30 April
Spanish Grand Prix Spain Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya, Barcelona 14 May
Monaco Grand Prix Monaco Circuit de Monaco, Monte Carlo 28 May
Canadian Grand Prix Canada Circuit Gilles Villeneuve, Montreal 11 June
Azerbaijan Grand Prix Azerbaijan Baku City Circuit, Baku 25 June
Austrian Grand Prix Austria Red Bull Ring, Spielberg 9 July
British Grand Prix United Kingdom Silverstone Circuit, Silverstone 16 July
Hungarian Grand Prix Hungary Hungaroring, Budapest 30 July
Belgian Grand Prix Belgium Circuit de Spa-Francorchamps, Stavelot 27 August
Italian Grand Prix Italy Autodromo Nazionale Monza, Monza 3 September
Singapore Grand Prix Singapore Marina Bay Street Circuit, Singapore 17 September
Malaysian Grand Prix Malaysia Sepang International Circuit, Kuala Lumpur 1 October
Japanese Grand Prix Japan Suzuka International Racing Course, Suzuka 8 October
United States Grand Prix United States Circuit of the Americas, Austin, Texas 22 October
Mexican Grand Prix Mexico Autódromo Hermanos Rodríguez, Mexico City 29 October
Brazilian Grand Prix Brazil Autódromo José Carlos Pace, São Paulo 12 November
Abu Dhabi Grand Prix United Arab Emirates Yas Marina Circuit, Abu Dhabi 26 November
obviously he can walk to work for the Monaco one.
plus testing [in Spain IIRC], visits to UK (team) and Germany (engine maker)
So he decided to buy a plane, keep it in the IoM and lease it out when he was not using it.
Sound business sense to me.