With current Mercedes client Mclaren moving to works Honda control one year from now, it has long been reputed that Enstone based Lotus would get the arrangement. It was at last advertised at Sochi late on Thursday, when Lotus said it will utilize Mercedes’ field-heading turbo V6 from 2015 “until the end of the current force unit era”.
The media explanation said Lotus will utilize energizes and oils created by Mercedes title benefactor Petronas, showing that the group’s current game plan with French supporter Total will arrive at an end. Lotus said it will keep on building its own particular transmission.
The signing of “what has been named a ‘long-term’ agreement for Mercedes’ powertrain has been dragged for several calendar month with Lotus effectivel. Lotus F1 Switching To Renault to Mercedes Benz Engines.