What is the point of a Super Licence?

What is the point of a Super Licence?

The FIA Super Licence regulations exist to ensure a mininum standard for drivers in F1. Edd Straw takes a look at those rules and asks whether HRT Friday driver Ma Qing Hua meets the criteria

This isn't a column about Ma Qing Hua, although some might interpret it that way. It's about whether certain drivers should or should not be granted a Formula 1 Super Licence.

For the record, I've no problem with either Ma or HRT successfully going through the application procedure. Having a Chinese driver in F1 can only be a good thing. If interest in the sport continues to grow in China, it's inevitable that it will produce a seriously good driver before too long.

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