If you’ve ever created a personal budget, you know that cutting costs can be difficult. If your local town, city or state government were to swoop in and create the budget for you and then monitor your spending levels, that would even be more difficult. That is basically what the FIA are suggesting in the latest comments from Jean Todt.
According to AUTOSPORT, Todt is getting strong on his desire to create a way to mandate cost restraints on teams in Formula 1. The goal is to protect the smaller teams, even the playing field of innovation and competition and keep the balance sheets sustainable during the global economic crunch.
It’s been tried before and teams such as Red Bull and...
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