Ferrari heads into the delayed start of the 2020 Formula 1 season on the back foot, with Mercedes expected to lead the way once again.
In the latest episode of The Race F1 Podcast, we explain the reasons for Ferrari’s potential struggles and why the next two seasons might prove challenging for the Italian marque.
Mark Hughes, Scott Mitchell, and Edd Straw also discuss the value of pre-season running for teams, as well as unravelling the financial situation at McLaren.
And with the first race of the season less than two weeks away, the plans for upgrades are discussed with Mercedes set for new parts but Haas having confirmed it cannot green light new parts while it’s income is still uncertain.
There’s also a discussion of outgoing Mercedes AMG High Performance Powertrains managing director Andy Cowell’s influence, and how big a loss he is to the F1 team.