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Kolles: "Other team bosses are like bank clerks, I have balls"

The former Midland/Spyker/Force India and now Hispania Racing (HRT) boss claims other team bosses as more like "administrators" or "bank clerks". The Romanian born former dentist and self styled paddock "hard man" sees himself very differently - "I have balls... I think I have the respect of Bernie Ecclestone."

17 August 2011 - Source
fernando   Fernando Alonso
That's tough talking from the "hard man" Kolles, though I'm not too sure they were all boring administrators or bank clerks.
Horner   Christian Horner
Yeah, I used to be a racing driver once, then I started my own title winning F3000 team from scratch.
Williams   Frank Williams
I was a racing driver for a little while once too, then I also started my own F1 title winning team from scratch.
Toasty   Franz Tost
Even I was a racing driver for a while.
fernando   Fernando Alonso
Not too bad so far, lots of guys with racing experience and all principals of winning Formula 1 teams.
rossbrawn   Ross Brawn
I actually won F1 titles with three different teams, and my eponymous team won the title at its first attempt.
NotVirgin   Richard Branson
I own an airline and I fly hot air balloons across the world on my todd.
ForceVJ   Vijay Mallya
I own an airline too.
MycLaren   Martin Whitmarsh
I used to be in charge of Harrier jets at British aerospace.
fernando   Fernando Alonso
Lots of cool stuff there Kolles. I guess not as cool as running Midland, Spyker, and HRT though. And you used to be?
CoalInCoals   Colin Kolles
A dentist.
fernando   Fernando Alonso
Ah pity, doesn't quite cut it now does it. Don't be too upset, at least you still "have balls".
DC   David Coulthard
It must be really hard being a dentist in Romania.
MBrundle   Martin Brundle
Why's that then David?
DC   David Coulthard
Well, all those funny shaped teeth must be difficult to treat.
MBrundle   Martin Brundle
Still not following you there David.
DC   David Coulthard
You know, like Dracula, he is from Romania.
MBrundle   Martin Brundle
Christ David, Dracula is a fictional character, he doesn't exist.
DC   David Coulthard
I think you'll find he does Martin, I've seen him on telly loads of times.

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