Paddy Lowe left the best team in the grill at the end of December because of disagreements in economic with Toto Wolff, and it was a safe agreement with Williams to take the same position: Technical Director.
But, according to reports Auto Motor und Sport, the british engineer born in Nairobi intended to access the post Claire Williams and, thus, take on greater responsibilities in his now ex-team. Mercedes.
Paddy Lowe has been pointed out as one of the main architects of the success of Mercedes and its prestige has grown exponentially, but the possibility of spending a sabbatical year takes shape, according to the average German, as , the agency directors of Williams is reluctant to give in to the demands of Lowe.
it Is expected that James Allison to be his replacement in a Mercedes once the end of the period of inactivity that has been forced by Ferrari, something that is expected to occur with the onset of spring.
Wolff, about to renew with Mercedes
on the other hand, Toto Wolff is very close to renew his contract with the German brand, as announced in statements to the Frankfurter Allgemeine Sonntagszeitung. “Work with the senior management it is very easy to, I learn daily from many people and that makes you enjoy working with. Because of this, you can expect them to continue doing my job for quite a long time”, ended the austrian.