Tony Fernandes has come under a lot of fire with his involvement in Lotus F1 but credit is due where it is deserved and the man really has done a lot for our beloved country. Like him or not Tony has played an integral part in getting the legendary Lotus brand back into a Grand Prix race. Now Tony is the team principal of Lotus F1 and the team, though still a backmarker, has been making significant gains compared to its other backmarker competitors. ESPNF1 caught up with Dato’ Tony Fernandes and has him answer some interesting questions, one of which caught my eye and which I think would interest you as well, how important is it to have a Malaysian driver? Click here to read the interview at ESPNF1.