Bourdais decision on F1 could come down to desire for challenge

Does three-time Champ Car World Series champion Sebastien Bourdais stay with one of the finest teams in American open-wheel racing or give Formula One a try? The next 10 days will tell the tale, writes John Oreovicz.

Updated: July 23, 2007, 3:22 PM ET
By John Oreovicz | Special to ESPN.com

EDMONTON, Alberta -- Ten days from now, Sebastien Bourdais will probably have a much better idea what his future holds.

After staking his claim for a record fourth consecutive Champ Car World Series title with a convincing victory at the Grand Prix of Edmonton, Bourdais is waiting for a call from the Scuderia Toro Rosso Formula One team. STR has an option that expires at the end of July for the 28-year old Frenchman's services in 2008.

STR co-owner Gerhard Berger and team ...

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