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Cost cap a losing battle - Wolff

Toto Wolff thinks there are too many "loopholes" in a budget cap Sutton Images Enlarge Toto Wolff admits he was actually in favour of a cost cap but insists he is sure there are much fairer ways to ensure a more level playing field for F1's smaller teams. The issue of budget is a big one in 2014, with Force India calling the FIA's recent decision to drop plans for a cost cap "unacceptable", an opinion shared by the smaller teams not in the policy-making Strategy Group. Mercedes is one of the six teams - along with McLaren, Red Bull, Ferrari, Lotus and Williams - in the Strategy Group, which voted unanimously against despite Wolff favouring the idea. The FIA is now...
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