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Capito: Volkswagen has shown it is serious about F1

Williams team principal and CEO Jost Capito says that Volkswagen has shown it is serious about joining Formula 1 by taking part in the sport's ongoing series of discussions and meetings with potential future manufacturers. Capito has long and deep links with the German motoring group, having served as VW's motorsport director from 2012 until 2016 which included its domination of the FIA World Rally Championship. The VW Group is believed to be considering entering F1 when new rules covering power units are introduced in 2026. The entry could be under the banner of a prestigious sporting marque such as Porsche or Audi. Read also: McLaren Group moves to deny Audi takeover story Porsche...
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