Date registered: Sep 2004
Vehicle: 1985 500SEC, 1991 190E 2.6.
Location: Los Angeles / Hannover Germany
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The FIA is its own worst enemy.
After the World economy took a nose dive and BMW, Honda, Toyota, and Renault (to an extend) left, the FIA was talking about limiting budgets and reducing costs.
Instead, teams had to spend fortunes on the development of KERS, add DRS for good measure.
Two thirds of the teams are tethering on the edge of insolvency, but nevermind.
Did F1 really needed a new engine formula for 2014? The only ones that have the resources to develop the engines are the manufacturers. There is resonavble doubt about Renault's engine development budget.
Apparently Kimi still hasn't been fully paid.
Ferrari, Mercedes, Red Bull, and Toro Rosso are the only teams who participated in this weeks Tu/Wed/Thur Pirelli tire test in Bahrain.