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Revealed: The $1.4 Billion Cost Of Developing F1 Engines


The cost of developing Formula One engines has been revealed in new research which suggests that an auto maker needs to commit to spending around $1.4 billion (£1.1 billion) in order to win the championship.

The high-octane cost has already driven two of F1’s four engine suppliers to consider whether to remain in the race series and the crossroads is rapidly approaching. At the end of next year F1’s contracts with its ten teams reach the end of the road and it is using the opportunity to introduce new regulations in a bid to spice up ...


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