The future of Paddy Lowe is one of the hot topics in the ‘silly season’ of Formula 1. However, the Chief Technical officer of Mercedes contract ends with the signing of Stuttgart at the end of this year and everything indicates that it will not be tied to the team that has won the last three titles. In this aspect, different sources suggest that Paddy Lowe would be close to returning to Williams after the offer made by the british team. The training, which has lived a discreet 2016, believes that Lowe can wake the computer from the face of the complex season 2017.
Paddy Lowe and Toto Wolff postponed the talks to renew the contract of Lowe until the end of the season, but the emergence of Williams has flown through the air, the plans of Mercedes to renew its Chief Technical officer. In fact, everything indicates that Paddy Lowe will join the training headed by Claire Williams after the expiration of his contract next December 31. Paddy Lowe would be one of the cornerstones of Williams F1, to be feasible fill the position of Chief Technical officer who currently plays Pat Symonds, that you might be interested in moving away from the Formula 1.
While McLaren has ruled out meddling in all of these negotiations claim that there is no plan to re-hire Paddy Lowe, basically because they are satisfied with their technical team, the eventual movement of Lowe to Williams could be key to see more signings of technical staff face-to-2017. In fact, if you finally Lowe landed in the team Williams, there are many options to see the former technical director of Ferrari, James Allison, wearing the colors of Mercedes to occupy the post of Paddy Lowe and work elbow with elbow with Toto Wolff.