Ferrari and Mercedes have agreed to delay by 4 months the official approval of the brand new guidelines for the 2021 season.
As revealed by CarsNews on Sunday, strikes are underway to postpone the official endorsement of radical modifications within the sport of the World Motor Sport Council assembly from Friday to October, whereas further considerations are wanted on the small print. rules, specifically technical guidelines.
Ferrari group supervisor Mattia Binotto mentioned the present draft regulation was nonetheless "inexperienced" and wanted extra time to refine it.
"They recommend that, on the precept of targets, we’re all on the identical web page. , "he mentioned." However time is operating out, or time is operating out, and I believe we're late on the steps.
"The regulation simply got here out a number of days in the past, [they are] actually inexperienced, not sufficient to be voted in. So, I believe all postponement was the appropriate and proper choice "
Beneath the FIA guidelines, with no regulatory construction in place for the 2021 season, the brand new rules are anticipated to be in place by the tip of this yr. month. The unanimous settlement of the 10 groups, in addition to the FIA and the FOM, is important for them to be delayed.
Mercedes group supervisor Toto Wolff mentioned he had accepted the explanations for the delay, however not all groups accepted it.
"I believe some groups aren’t able to signal it but," he advised a query from CarsNews. "They need to fine-tune it."
"We signed the doc, we advised the FIA that we have been doing properly and that we have been supporting an extension of time underneath the Worldwide Sporting Code, which is generally 18 months "
Learn the newest problem of Dieter Rencken's RacingLines column immediately to be taught extra in regards to the upcoming modifications in F1 in 2021 and why some groups are taking motion. 39, oppose the postponement of the approval of the brand new guidelines.
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