Champion’s parents to wave Brazil GP chequer

Thu, 30 October 2008, 09:50

Oct.30 (GMM) Family members of the 2008 world champion will be invited to wave the chequered flag at the end of Sunday’s championship showdown in Brazil

Organisers of the race at Interlagos said that, depending on the outcome of the preceding 70 laps, either Felipe Massa’s parents Luiz Antonio and Ana Elena, or Lewis Hamilton’s father and brother Anthony and Nicholas, will be invited to officially mark the end of the race

“We believe it would be a very special thing if the families can participate in such a way,” race official Carlos Roberto Montagner said, according to Brazilian sports publication Gazeta Esportiva

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