Ilmor, AER apply for alternative F1 engine tender
The FIA wants an engine of up to 2.5 litres which produces around around 650kW (or 870bhp) and does not feature energy recovery.
The call is the first step to issuing a full tender, after which a winner will be chosen.
However, it remains to be seen how the required change of rules will be voted through at next week’s F1 Commission meeting, although the FIA may yet try to force it … Keep reading
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