Despite an exciting 2021 world championship, with the fight at the top between Mercedes and Red Bull now all-out, between the track, politics and dialectics, Formula 1 looks with confidence and curiosity at regulatory revolution of 2022. The completely revised aerodynamics of the single-seaters could allow an overturning of the current balance of power and the men of the Federation and Liberty Media are hoping for even more overtaking and battles on the edge of 300 km / h. During the Silverstone weekend, Formula 1 showed two possible configurations of the cars for the next championship, to make fans understand even better what they will see on the track in about seven months.
F1 2022: an adventurous single-seater
The teams have been working on the 2022 project for several months now, hoping to be able to arrive prepared for the starting line of the new season. And so does Mercedes, which by the voice of its number one Toto Wolff, has repeatedly stressed the importance of being ready at the start of the championship. “Of course it will be a great car, it has a silver star on the nose and the AMG, Petronas and all partners lettering on the car. It already looks super“, The Austrian manager told a RTL.
Fry: “This global fight can favor Ferrari for 2022”
Wolff explained that the 2022 car of the Silver Arrows is still – clearly – in the initial stages of its development, for now virtual: “It is not a newborn, but a child who is taking its first steps in the wind tunnel, where we can already evaluate its performance. But there is still a long way to go. Between now and when he first hits the track, the difference could be a few seconds“.