(Motorsport-Total.com) – 28 million US -Buck (around 25 million euros) per year the Formula 1 drivers from 2020 only earn a maximum of – that is, two people per team, of course. For AlphaTauri team boss Franz Tost this is going in the right direction, but if he had something to say, the limit would drop significantly again ( Formula 1 2020 are dwelling in the ticker ).

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“The drivers make too much money. You should get significantly less, “says the Austrian. If it were up to him, he would cap the salary at ten million buck. “We have to be realistic,” he says.

Because the Formula 1 groups lack the money in the Corona period. Finding sponsorship money is becoming increasingly difficult, and it is still unclear how much income the racing teams will receive in the coming season. Although the calendar with 10 races should include as many as never before, but whether all and spectators will be allowed everywhere is still open.

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“You just have to look here. Before that Spectators were allowed in Imola for two days, and now that is no longer possible, “he says. “And we don’t know what it will be like next year. If no viewers are allowed, the income will decrease. The FOM gets less money and we have less income.”

” The groups will get less, so I don’t see any reason why the drivers shouldn’t get less too, ”says the AlphaTauri team boss. “First of all, you should be happy that you are allowed to sit in such fantastic cars and have such a great job. And then you get a little money for it – this is how the future will look.”

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