“I think the two best things to watch in sport are probably the first round of a boxing fight and the starting grid going into the first corner of a race,” he told The Athletic.
“That’s where it’s edge-of-your-seat. I’m not very nervous when a soccer match kicks off or other sports that I follow. But whenever at the start of a fight or the start of a race, you’re nervous.”
“I’ve always had an interest in Formula 1," he said. "I’ve always been a fan. It’s always been really big in Europe, but the boom of Formula One in the United States, off the back of the Netflix show and everything else, the popularity, it just felt like a really good time to do something like this.
“From a fund standpoint, it’s an investment, and with every investment, you’re trying to make money from [it], but it’s a purposeful investment.
“Instead of investing in some business [where] I don’t really know anything about it, I can actually relate to this. I feel like I might be able to help in some way.”
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