News Details

Wolff: Hybrid story in Formula 1 not told well enough

Mercedes team principal Toto Wolff believes that Formula 1 has not done a good enough job of telling the story of its hybrid power-units. Since the start of the 2014 season the sport has used 1.6 litre turbocharged hybrids power-units, rather than the 2.4 litre naturally aspirated V8 engines that had been in place previously. F1 is planning on moving to a new power-unit formula from 2026 onwards and aims to become carbon neutral by 2030. Wolff said that the sport was a good showcase for hybrid technology, but explained that it does not tell the story as well as it could. 'I believe we are not telling the hybrid story well enough,' Wolff said. 'With 50% thermal efficiency, and the...
Full Story »
3mo ago from GrandPrix247.com 0
Share

You May Also Be Interested In...

F1's next engine will need more than storytelling

Telling the Hybrid Power Unit story. That was the key downfall of the 2014...
3mo ago from TheParcFerme.com

Wolff criticises F1's lack of promotion of hybrid...

Mercedes boss Toto Wolff doesn't believe Formula 1 are doing a good...
3mo ago from PlanetF1.com

Seidl hopes F1 can attract new brands with simpler...

McLaren team boss Andreas Seidl is hopeful that Formula 1 can attract new...
3mo ago from MotorsportWeek.com

Wolff explains why Mercedes won't be supplying Red Bull

Mercedes principal Toto Wolff has been explaining why the team is now...
3mo ago from F1i.com

Elsewhere On The Network

Popular On MGPToday.com

Suzuki's Facebook approach for Rossi led to Brivio as...

Get MotoGP news in your inbox! By signing up to the newsletter you agree...
12h ago from Crash.net

MotoGP team boss condition “fragile”, but...

MotoGP team boss Fausto Gresini remains in a "fragile"...
15h ago from AutoSport.com

Flashback: Rossi, Biaggi grid controversy as Gibernau...

Get MotoGP news in your inbox! By signing up to the newsletter you agree...
15h ago from Crash.net

Popular On IndyCarToday.com

Title sponsor for McLaughlin’s IndyCar campaign...

McLaughlin to race with backing from long-time Team Penske sponsor
6h ago from SpeedCafe.com

VIDEO: McLaughlin's new blue IndyCar race suit

Team Penske pay tribute to racers of old as Scott McLaughlin shows off new...
5h ago from SpeedCafe.com

Popular On TotalWRC.com

Ogier "proud" to be Monaco great like...

No description available...
16h ago from Motorsport.com

Motorsport Monday: Issue 401 free to read now

Motorsport action resumed on both sides of the Atlantic as the World...
14h ago from MotorsportWeek.c...

Popular On GunnersToday.com

Arsenal fans have transfer theory after Alexandre...

Arsenal: Ozil finalises move to Fenerbahce Arsenal fans have hailed...
5h ago from Express.co.uk

Arsenal allow Mesut Ozil to join Fenerbahce but keep...

Arsenal reportedly sold Mesut Ozil to Fenerbahce on a free transfer,...
5h ago from DailyStar.co.uk

Arsenal looking to achieve clean sheet record for...

Arsenal will attempt to equal a 14-year-old clean sheet record in the...
3h ago from SportsMole.co.uk

13 in, 15 out and more to follow with Edu’s Arsenal...

When former Arsenal midfielder Edu joined the club as technical director...
7h ago from DailyStar.co.uk

Comments


2014 GPToday.com
GPToday.com is not responsible for the news headlines and associated descriptions and images it indexes, the content of externally linked sites or the comments & postings of its users.

This website is unofficial and is not associated in any way with the Formula One group of companies. F1, FORMULA ONE, FORMULA 1, FIA FORMULA ONE WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP, GRAND PRIX and related marks are trade marks of Formula One Licensing B.V.