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Briatore vents over lifetime suspension

Updated: November 13, 2009, 9:43 AM ET
Associated Press

PARIS -- Former Renault boss Flavio Briatore says he has been suspended by the FIA as a result of secret negotiations.

Briatore was handed a lifetime suspension in September after motorsport's governing body ruled that the flamboyant Italian was behind a scam in which Renault driver Nelson Piquet Jr. was ordered to deliberately crash his car at the 2008 Singapore Grand Prix to help teammate Fernando Alonso win the race.

Briatore said in a statement on Friday that his suspension was ...

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