F1 » REVEALED: F1's biggest – and lowest – spenders


The average expenditure of an F1 team has been practically halved in the past two years thanks to FOTA's Resource Restriction Agreement (RRA) - but one competitor's budget, it seems, still dwarfs those of its rivals...

Sort Comments: Oldest | Newest

Boss B - Unregistered

May 04, 2011 4:27 PM

$34 million? That would be a very strong 2 car effort anywhere else (even championship caliber in some series)...but F1.

So for HRT it must be more important to simply be seen than to be seen in a good light. They must value F1's exposure.

Rob01 - Unregistered

May 04, 2011 4:45 PM

Ferrari will for sure outspend everyone again as the car has nearly been rebuilt after three races. And this is before they sort all the issues with the changes. Red Bull will spend second most finding a KERS solution.

Retired Accountant - Unregistered

May 04, 2011 6:14 PM

Upon what exactly do these teams spend the money?
If I were the FD then the first step would be to halve the wage bill - by halving the people count - and put everyone on a bonus system. Even then the sums would be stupidly high. One question - how much is offset from Bernie's contribution?

Page 1 of 3
1 2 3  »

Join the conversation - Add your comment

Please login or register before adding your comments.

Although the administrators and moderators of this website will attempt to keep all objectionable comments off these pages, it is impossible for us to review all messages. All messages express the views of the poster, and neither Crash Media Group nor Crash.Net will be held responsible for the content of any message. We do not vouch for or warrant the accuracy, completeness or usefulness of any message, and are not responsible for the contents of any message. If you find a message objectionable, please contact us and inform us of the problem or use the [report] function next to the offending post. Any message that does not conform with the policy of this service can be edited or removed with immediate effect.

© 1999 - 2014 Crash Media Group

The total or partial reproduction of text, photographs or illustrations is not permitted in any form.