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Formula 1 to ban wind tunnel tests for next-gen cars until 2021

Formula 1 teams will be unable to test their 2022 chassis in the wind tunnel before February 2021, it has been reported. Having already taken the decision amidst the COVID-19 pandemic to postpone the introduction of F1's next-generation regulations until the 2022 season while still implementing the $175 million budget cap in 2021, Auto Motor und Sport is reporting that the FIA now wants to ensure bigger teams do not take advantage of their financial might over the smaller teams in the interim. As a result, the governing body is making several cost-saving proposals, the first of which is that teams be banned from using their wind tunnels for testing their 2022 chassis until next year. A...
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