James Allison will be the technical director of Mercedes

James Allison, Ferrari, GP Australia 2014

As was rumored on this blog, James Allison had only two possible paths, or more likely, after leaving Ferrari. One of them was to go to McLaren and the other Mercedes, finally, the star team has confirmed officially that James will join the team Barackley following the departure of Paddy Lowe to strengthen the technical department of the brand German.

Already know that the death of his wife has undermined his position at Maranello, being too far away from their children that they were in England and making the drink even more hard to the fantastic british engineer. The good of Allison not endured it and broke ties with the red team, I needed to be closer to home, in a computer located in the country of saxony, and that he might have more closeness with your family.

Toto Wolff, Mercedes, GP Bélgica 2014

well, from 1 march, following his period of “gardening leave” not to enter ideas brought in from Ferrari immediately in his new team. Toto Wolff has been very pleased to welcome James and thinks that he and sel right man for his talent to help the project grow, in addition to being the ideal person to mediate between the leaders of the team and the challenges of technical.

And we’ve lived in a weeks very moved in terms of personal computers, since the movements produced at McLaren with one of their technicians is going to Williams, the dismissal of Jost Capito, etc., also the head of marketing Ekrem Sami leaves the team of Woking… Dirk de Beer is also another who announced his departure from Ferrari, and now you will be dressing with the team Williams.