Head Sauber Frederic Vasseur said that the decision to refuse the contract with Honda was his main in the first days of work at the head of the team of Hinwil.
In mid-summer, the French Manager replaced Monica, Kaltenborn, in which a few months earlier, the Swiss team announced the transition to the engines of the Japanese company. In the end Sauber refused powertrains Honda and left with Ferrari engines.
“I started to work in the Sauber on July 17 at 9 a.m. and an hour later met with the leadership of Honda, – quotes the words of Wasser edition F1i. – To change the supplier of motors is always difficult, but the situation Honda is in doubt. In addition, I had questions concerning the use of powertrain production McLaren, and private resources that we never had.”
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