Toto Wolff has played down speculation linking him with leaving Mercedes to take over Chase Carey's role at the head of Formula 1. Reports this week suggested the Silver Arrows' team principal could take over the sport when his contract expires in 2020.
Wolff became Mercedes' motorsport chief in 2013 and has overseen the team's domination of F1 since the dawning of the V6 Hybrid era the following year.
The Silver Arrows have won the constructors' and drivers' titles in each of the past five seasons and lead both championships after four races so far in 2019.
Such success is in sharp contrast to Carey's tenure over F1 over the past few years, with teams and fans alike both unimpressed with many changes made under the American's watch, however Wolff insists he has no interest in taking over.
"I could not take my job seriously if I participated in such speculation," he told Kronen Zeitung.
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