In response to Automobilwoche, Audi has elevated its authentic provide from $497 million to $719 million. That is only for a stake within the Formulation 1 group, however Audi will doubtless need to make a transfer on the highway automotive division in some unspecified time in the future sooner or later. For the reason that R8 will not get replaced, a chunk of the highway automotive division will make it simpler for Audi to launch a potential alternative.
Months in the past, McLaren’s CEO, Zak Brown, denied his firm was not on the market, however he did admit to assembly with Audi. That is already just a little little bit of smoke, and we’re anticipating a fireplace to come back alongside shortly.
We all know that the Volkswagen overlords have already given Porsche and Audi the go-ahead to put money into Formulation 1. Porsche is tied to Crimson Bull, whereas Audi intends to associate with McLaren, regardless of having a comparatively poor 2022 season.
It would not matter, nevertheless. We’ll solely see the outcomes of this rumored partnership in 2026 when the vehicles can be fully completely different.
McLaren has but to touch upon this new spherical of rumors.