News Details

F1 will fail without cost control - Marussia

Small teams such as Caterham and Marussia are concerned about budget Sutton Images Enlarge Marussia sporting director Graeme Lowdon believes Formula One will be setting itself up for a fall if it tries to implement cost control through regulations alone. A crisis meeting on May 1 between all 11 teams is being held after the F1 Strategy Group unanimously voted against a cost cap for 2015. Marussia and the other teams not in the group are furious at the decision and feel the gap between the biggest and smallest teams will continue to grow. The plan now is to achieve cost-cutting through sporting and technical regulations, but Lowdon cites McLaren's approach this year as a reason why that...
Full Story »
1y ago from espnF1.com 0
Share

You May Also Be Interested In...

Lowdon slams anti-cost cap teams

Marussia sporting director Graeme Lowdon has said claims from teams that...
1y ago from Crash.net

Marussia: Cut costs or fail

Marussia sporting director Graeme Lowdon says F1 needs to adopt some sort...
1y ago from PlanetF1.com

Wolff in favour of cost cap

Mercedes executive director (business) Toto Wolff says he is in favour of...
1y ago from Crash.net

Mercedes may implement team orders in 2014

Mercedes AMG Petronas Mercedes say they may implement team orders later...
1y ago from F1Zone.net

Elsewhere On The Network

Popular On MotoGPToday.com

Rossi: 15 years of winning

Not happy with breaking the records of others, Valentino Rossi broke one...
8h ago from MotoGP.com

Qualifying sessions in MotorLand

Mir, Pons and Rivas post best qualifying times at Aragon. Proving the...
4h ago from MotoGP.com

MotoGP riders discuss passion for cycling

A selection of top riders swap horsepower for pedal-power in a cycling...
9h ago from MotoGP.com

Gardner Q&A: "It’s great doing something that I...

CIP's Remy Gardner chats to motogp.com about his move up to the World...
14h ago from MotoGP.com

Popular On IndyCarToday.com

Power penalised for Fontana incident

– Will Power has been fined $25,000 and placed on probation for the...
2d ago from GPUpdate.net

IndyCar Power fined $25k; Vautier $10K, Rahal $5k...

The Verizon IndyCar Series has informed its teams of the penalties...
3d ago from Racer.com

IndyCar: 'Insane' race spurs critics, supporters

Several leading IndyCar drivers including Juan Pablo Montoya, Will Power...
6d ago from Racer.com

2016 IndyCar season to be longer, Road America may...

IndyCar is expecting a stronger schedule for next season, which will last...
3d ago from Motorsport.com

Popular On TotalWRC.com

Evans retires from Rally Poland

M-Sport's Elfyn Evans has retired from day two of Rally Poland due to a...
11h ago from Crash.net

SS11: Ogier holds off pursuers

Mikkelsen maintains pressure on Poland leader
12h ago from WRC.com

Lappi heads Skoda 1-2 in Poland WRC 2 clash

The Finn won five stages in his Fabia R5 to head Tidemand by 50.3sec,...
1d ago from WRC.com

Pryce ‘close to perfect' in Junior WRC

Welshman wins five stages to head Poland standings
1d ago from WRC.com

Popular On GunnersToday.com

Arsenal target Arturo Vidal on the verge of sealing...

Juventus midfielder Arturo Vidal is on the verge of completing a move to...
1h ago from TalkSport.com

Man United: Twitter reacts to Robin van Persie's...

Manchester United striker Robin van Persie agreed personal terms with...
4h ago from CaughtOffside.com

Arsenal and Manchester United target thought to have...

Arsenal and Manchester United target Arturo Vidal has reportedly agreed a...
2h ago from Telegraph.co.uk

Man City midfielder Samir Nasri denies seeking Arsenal...

N FC's Alexis Nunes and Tommy Smyth talk Manchester City's continued...
4h ago from ESPNFC.co.uk

Comments

comments powered by Disqus

Hottest News

Alonso could be disqualified after tyre mistake

McLaren boss Eric Boullier confirmed the mistake,... Read More »
5h ago from Motorsport.com

Haas F1 could have big advantage in 2016

With all of the talk in Formula 1 centered on its... Read More »
5h ago from Formula1Blog.com

McLaren pressuring Honda

Eric Boullier says McLaren are putting pressure... Read More »
3h ago from SkySports.com

Recent News

2014 GPToday.com
GPToday.com is not responsible for the news headlines and associated descriptions and images it indexes, the content of externally linked sites or the comments & postings of its users.

This website is unofficial and is not associated in any way with the Formula One group of companies. F1, FORMULA ONE, FORMULA 1, FIA FORMULA ONE WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP, GRAND PRIX and related marks are trade marks of Formula One Licensing B.V.