The Aussie sailing larrikin isn't ready to start stirring the pot just yet.
American Magic launched 'Patriot' in Auckland on Friday.
Skipper Max Sirena says his team are ready to brawl with 'street fighters' Team NZ.
For the first time ever they allowed someone from outside the team onboard.
The Team INEOS skipper will arrive in New Zealand next month to challenge for the America's Cup.
The Auckland event has been deemed untenable by the Ministry of Business, Innovation & Employment.
The MBIE has confirmed that there had been "no evidence of financial impropriety or misappropriation of funds".
The Government is investigating a $3m payment to a Hungarian bank account.
The team says it 'completely categorically' hasn't misused public funding.