Audi Selects Sauber as Strategic Partner for Formula 1 Entry

source: Audi AG

  • Traditional Swiss racing team to become Audi factory team from 2026 onwards
  • Oliver Hoffmann, Member of the Board for Technical Development: “We are delighted to have such a competent and experienced partner for our Formula 1 project”
  • Preparations for the development of the Audi Power Unit at the Neuburg facility are proceeding as planned

The next important milestone on the road to the FIA Formula 1 World Championship has been completed: Audi has selected Sauber as a strategic partner for the project and plans to acquire a stake in the Sauber Group. The partnership will see the traditional Swiss racing team competing as the Audi factory team from 2026 onwards using the power unit developed by Audi for the pinnacle of motorsport.