James Key to start work at Toro Rosso on Monday

James Key (GBR) BMW Sauber Technical Director. Formula One World Championship, Rd 11, German Grand Prix, Qualifying Day, Hockenheim, Germany, Saturday 24 July 2010.Sep.1 (GMM) James Key will start work at Toro Rosso on Monday morning, Italy’s well-connected Autosprint reports.

With the Faenza based team’s technical boss Giorgio Ascanelli “going on holiday” recently, it has been reported that his permanent replacement could be the former Sauber and Force India man Key, a 40-year-old Briton.

Autosprint said Key has now served his 6 months of mandatory ‘gardening leave’ since leaving Sauber and is ready to start work at Toro Rosso.

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  • McLaren Fan

    He could well influence some major changes to the disaster they call a car before HRT leave them at the back of the grid.
    But changes will not come instantly it takes time that the team don’t have.