Yoong: Report he's quitting rubbish

July 12, 2002
YoongLONDON -- Malaysian Minardi driver Alex Yoong has denied his own father's suggestion that he was likely to quit Formula One at the end of the season.

Yoong, who has failed to qualify for two of the 10 races so far this season but brings in important Malaysian sponsorship, said on his own website that his father Hanifah's comments had been taken out of context.

"That has nothing to do with what I think or what I have planned," the 25-year-old said. "What he said was just ...

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