Since reading of the link between Spyker & Ferrari, Abu Dhabi's Mubadala Development is a shareholder in both, perhaps its not such a surprise to see they get a Ferrari Engine deal. Does this help Fiat with it’s goal to own 100% of Ferrari again?
Might not think much of Midland/Spyker but signing this guy is likely to make more people take notice;
Spyker secure Ferrari engine deal - BBC SPORT
The new Spyker Formula One team will use Ferrari engines in their first season next year.
New Midland owner signs Gascoyne - BBC SPORT
The Midland Formula One team have been sold to Dutch sports car maker Spyker and the new owner has signed leading designer Mike Gascoyne.