The team Mercedes is the great dominator of the Formula 1 of the last six years. The German structure got all the titles from 2014 to date. From the hand of Lewis hamilton Y Nico Rosberg all the championships were secured without the presence of rivals that could overshadow them. That is why the idea of retiring from the category is not in anyone’s plans.
The doubt of the leaders of Mercedes appeared during the COVID-19 pandemic, which hit all sports. The teams lost millions of dollars, as none were able to compete officially. That is why in the coming years the expenses of the German team will be very low, although the commitment to Formula 1 remains intact, assured Wave Kallenius, President of Mercedes.
The high command of the German structure ensured the future within the highest category, although it will have to manage its expenses. «We have no more reason to withdraw from the Formula 1 than the ones he has Bayern Munich to retire from football. But the financial burden of concern will be cut in half in the next three years. Refering to Formula 1, we have set ourselves more aggressive goals than in other areas of the company, “he said. Kallenius.
AMG most present
Kallenius confirmed that in the coming seasons AMG influence with more emphasis on the decisions made for the team led by Toto wolff. «With the electrification of the portfolio starting in 2021, AMG she’s ready for the next level. The connection between the sub-brand and the Formula 1 it will be intensified next year to increase the identity of the high-performance brand and make it more widely recognized.
The German team won the 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018 and 2019 championships. In addition, it has almost assured the team title this season, since it takes 180 units from its closest competitor, Red bull. Lewis hamilton He earned all but one title since 2014. Nico Rosberg he won 2016 by just five points ahead of the Briton.