The Formula 1 is open to receive the best brands in world motorsport. Like other categories, the fastest cars on the planet seek to have illustrious names as they did Toyota or currently Ferrari. However, in the last hours it was confirmed that Porsche has on the table a juicy offer to land in the highest category.
The German brand is studying a return to Formula 1 in 2025. This was confirmed by its CEO, Olivier blume. The news was picked up by the Spanish newspaper Marca, and was echoed in various parts of the motor world. In the early days of Formula 1, Porsche was one of the biggest brands on the grid and even went on to win World Championships as a manufacturer for other structures.
“The world of motors is in the DNA of Porsche. We will always be interested in racing to be able to transfer technology to our street cars. They have called us and asked us from Formula 1 to VW Group (Volkswagen) if we are interested in entering the competition, “Blume assured the media this Friday.
On the other hand, he clarified that there is still no specific response to the Formula 1 proposal, since the VW Group is made up of several brands. “There is no decision made by the Group but it is being studied. It is not yet known if with the brand Audi or with Porsche, and everything will depend on the new 2025 rules, ″ added the executive.
History in Formula 1
The German brand was in Formula 1 three times. He first manufactured chassis and engines for the official Porsche team. Between 1959 and 62, they achieved five podiums and a victory under the brand name. From 1983 to 1987 they manufactured engines for McLaren, achieving two Team World Cups and three Drivers World Cups. In 1991 it was the manufacturer of Footwork.
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