Sport Ross Brawn remains Formula 1 sports director: "A certain continuity is important"
Button returns to Williams F1 in an advisory role
MOTOR-F1-WILLIAMS-BUTTON:Button returns to Williams F1 in an advisory roleThe team said in a statement on Friday that the 41-year-old, who won his title with Brawn GP, would serve as a 'senior advisor' on a multi-year deal.
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 ''. 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 byearlier 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.
Formula 1 winter tests 2021: overview of dates, route and drivers
© Motorsport Images Formula 1 will not test in Europe this year It is the traditional show run before the start of the racing season: the new Formula 1 cars 2021 will be on the track together for the first time. Drivers and teams use the limited test time to adjust to racing operations and to prepare their vehicles as perfectly as possible.
"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. "
Claire Williams on gender roles: Reluctant champion .
© Motorsport Images Claire Williams only took up the issue of gender over time. She lacks Formula 1. Ex-team boss Claire Williams frankly admits that she would have liked to continue. Not only to bring the Williams team forward in terms of sport, but also to bring an internal project to an end that ensures more diversification among the staff. That is now in the hands of the new owners Dorilton Capital .