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Wolff: 'Embarrassing' car changes aimed at stopping Mercedes

Mercedes boss Toto Wolff has suggested that whenever a team starts to dominate in Formula 1, like Mercedes have done over the past five seasons with five championships in a row, rule makers will try and bring down that team, calling the introduction of 2019 car changes "embarrassing". The 2019 F1 season will see the mandatory introduction of aerodynamic alterations to the front and rear wing, and Wolff believes this will be implemented ultimately to halt Mercedes' progress. "The air is becoming thinner. When a team dominates, the rules are always changed to damage this team. It can be called almost embarrassing," the Austrian told Motorsport-Total.com. "With the...
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