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FIA president hails Audi’s arrival as a milestone in Formula One

This is the very first time in greater than a years that a Formula 1 powertrain will certainly be integrated in Germany

Mohammed Ben Sulayem, Head Of State of the Fédération Internationale de l’Automobile (FIA)– the regulating body for globe motorsport– hailed Audi’s arrival at the globe of Solution One as a power system producer as a turning point for the sporting activity.

The Audi agents verified that the producer will certainly complete from 2026 with a specifically created power system. The job will certainly be based at Audi Sporting activity’s center in Neuburg near Ingolstadt.

This is the very first time in greater than a years that a Formula 1 powertrain will certainly be integrated in Germany.

Inviting Audi’s choice to complete at the peak of single-seater auto racing, Ben Sulayem claimed: “This is a turning point for Formula 1 as well as the FIA. I would love to give thanks to every one of the groups associated with this news, at F1, at Audi as well as within the FIA. Today’s news is a recommendation of the effort done by all stakeholders to establish the brand-new power system laws for 2026. The laws have actually led the way for brand-new participants to the globe’s leading motorsport group as well as Audi’s existence right here today is an outcome of that.

” Motorsport is an important component of Audi’s DNA,” claims Markus Duesmann, Chairman of the Board of Administration of AUDI AG. “Formula 1 is both a worldwide phase for our brand name as well as a very difficult growth research laboratory. The mix of high efficiency as well as competitors is constantly a chauffeur of development as well as modern technology transfer in our market. With the brand-new regulations, currently is the correct time for us to obtain included. Nevertheless, Formula 1 as well as Audi both go after clear sustainability objectives.”

The FIA itself is establishing an ecological method to end up being net-zero carbon by 2030. By 2026, all the FIA globe champions will certainly keep up lasting powers.

Along with the FIA’s dedication to lasting flexibility, Ben Sulayem worried throughout the F1 Belgian Grand Prix that the FIA will certainly remain to proactively urge the involvement of ladies in motorsport.

Motorsport is one-of-a-kind as under FIA laws, ladies as well as males can complete on equivalent terms.

” Throughout background, ladies have actually made their mark in motorsport on as well as off track. It is our need, under my management, that the fad will certainly proceed for many years to find,” kept in mind Ben Sulayem.

” We will certainly remain to proactively urge the involvement of ladies, whether that be with our FIA Girls On The Right Track Climbing Stars program, the existence of ladies in our Race Control, Procedures as well as Technical groups, as well as various other divisions throughout the organisation.”

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