Sport Ross Brawn remains Formula 1 sports director: "A certain continuity is important"

11:50  28 january  2021
11:50  28 january  2021 Source:   motorsport-total.com

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Ross Brawn bleibt der Formel 1 und seiner Aufgabe als Sportchef treu © Motorsport Images Ross Brawn remains true to Formula 1 and his role as sports director

Four years ago, Ross Brawn took over the role of Formula 1 sports director and is now continue to fill them out, as reported by ' RaceFans '. This makes him the last of the three former directors who were installed in place of Bernie Ecclestone when Liberty Media took over Formula 1 in 2017.

Sean Bratches resigned as Head of Marketing a year ago. Formula 1 CEO Chase Carey was replaced by Stefano Domenicali earlier this year.

He will work closely with Brawn in the future. This closes the circle, because the two colleagues were already at Ferrari, so the Italian brand celebrated its most successful era in the premier class. "We are obviously renewing a partnership with Stefano, who comes on board," said Brawn happily.

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"I'm really excited about the challenges we're facing right now," the 66-year-old continues. "I think the Covid challenge too, all of these things keep me motivated and I want to keep going." He also wants to help

cope with the change in leadership after Carey's departure: "At some point I have to stop, we all have to, but at the moment I am not planning that. I think that with Chase's resignation it was useful or important, a certain amount To have continuity and I'm glad I can go on. "

About the future collaboration with Domenicali he says: "Stefano joins us. I am probably the person he knows best in our organization. So I was a reference for him in a lot of things. But when he gets to know all the people in our team he will undoubtedly work with them even more closely. "

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