Mercedes and Red Bull will be wasting a lot before budget cuts
Toto Wolff and Christian Horner have explained that the big F1 teams will be ahead of the announced budget cut this season 2021 seize huge investments next year to prepare for the next decade when F1 teams spend significantly less money.
The F1 teams' budget should be limited to by current proposal in the off-season 2021) million dollars, and team bosses Mercedes and Red Bull are confident that this will greatly increase spending next season when teams want to best prepare for the future.
Toto Wolff has confirmed that he expects a large increase in expenditure in the coming year.
We will need to reorganize our F1 program and we have a lot of work to do in this area. At the same time, next year we have to make the most of all the planned investments, which will cost a lot of money. “
Red Bull boss Christian Horner agrees with his colleague:
“It is quite normal for all teams to be in season 2020 benefit from expenditures that will be much more difficult in the future. I think budget restraint is a good thing in the long run, and as a result, we expect extremely high costs in the coming season. “