There's no official confirmation yet, but the indiscretion comes from Motorsport.com. February 14 Mercedes and McLaren They will remove the veil from 2024 cars They will present their curves, or at least so we hope. In recent seasons, in fact, the single-seater version has become only an opportunity to showcase the livery and sponsors, but not the characteristics of the cars. What happened last year with Red Bull is an emblematic case.
Therefore, the next dayunveil Ferrari, it will be the turn of Brackley and Woking. The triple star has a great motivation to resume the topic of discussion that has been interrupted in the past two seasons. With the advent of individual ground-effect seats, the Anglo-German team did not confirm the extraordinary results of previous years, figuratively passing the baton to the aforementioned Red Bull.
but, Toto Wolff, Lewis Hamilton, George Russell and company are not prepared to respond The project for the new machine will therefore be quite sporadic compared to what was seen in 2022 and 2023. The Austrian manager, who ended up at the center of a real case with his wife Suzy with potentially serious consequences for the FIA.
Back to tracking issues, McLaren is certainly the team that has managed to develop the car better than others since the Silverstone GP this year. Team director Andrea Stella had already set the schedule, and from this point of view, the results were encouraging. It remains to be seen whether this trend will continue in 2024 and whether a team with such a prestigious history will make a difference again.
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