"We will still accept individual components to be copied and local areas, but we don’t want the whole car to be fundamentally a copy of another car.”
Perhaps Claire Williams should look up and down the pit-lane, because they all look exactly the same.
One team was the first to have barge-boards, at the next race others had them, within a few races everyone had them. One team was first to have undercut engine covers, the following season everyone had them. This is how progress works in every area of life, as an engineer if you see something that works you're going to replicate it, why would you keep going in a less effective direction.
F1 is opening another regulatory can of worms, frankly the whole 'sport' is beyond ridiculous.
When principles succumb under force of interest.
This is Toto's power on satellite teams: Williams this year and Mc Laren the coming year.
Formula one has become just the mirror of current society.
This is no more sport.
Meanwhile respect to Renault and Ferrari.
RB is probably looking forward to install a MB engine too.
The Australian has never fared well at the Sochi Autodrom