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Constructors gain 'political benefits' from B-teams - Brown

McLaren team principal Zak Brown believes that Liberty Media should continue to look at how 'B-team' constructors operate within Formula 1, as he thinks parent teams can gain "technical and political" benefits against their rivals due to having associated drivers on the track. The subject of B-teams has grown increasingly controversial in recent seasons, particularly after the arrival of Haas, who hold close ties with Ferrari and also have their engine parts paid for and provided by the Scuderia. After the acquisition of Force India - now Racing Point - by Lawrence Stroll in the summer, there was speculation that the new team could partner with Mercedes in a similar vein to Haas...
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