AC Dope

We know this comes as a huge shock, but The America’s Cup will be won by the team with the most money. In this case, it will be this team.  Money and technology, courtesy of Mercedes Benz.  Christ, we not let Lewis Hamilton drive?  He’d prolly win it – you know, like everything else he drives?

We loathe the fracking monster that is Ineos. Hoping for an epic fail, though not too likely. Maybe all the other (three?) teams just say fuck it and drop out…. – ed.

The latest from Team Frack:

INEOS Britannia’s design team will bring together the best of the America’s Cup and Formula 1, based in Brackley, home of the Mercedes-AMG Petronas F1 Team.

James Allison will be the technical lead of the British America’s Cup challenge in his capacity as Chief Technical Officer of the Mercedes-AMG Petronas F1 Team and INEOS Britannia.

Team Principal Ben Ainslie will skipper INEOS Britannia, the first British Challenger to compete for three consecutive America’s Cups since Sir Thomas Lipton’s challenges in the early 20th century. Read on.