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Susie Wolff

Susie Wolff is a well-known figure in motorsport. She's a former professional racing driver and the current Managing Director of the F1 Academy. Watch the latest news about Susie Wolff below.

Susie Wolff

Susie Wolff | The Managing Director of F1 Academy

On 1 March 2023, Susie Wolff was appointed as the Managing Director of the F1 Academy. This is a newly launched all-female racing series, introduced in 2023. In 2024, the second season will take place, with most female drivers representing Formula One teams.

Susie Wolff FIA allegations drama

End of 2023, it was reported by Business F1 Magazine that Susie and Toto Wolff had exchanged confidential information. Several team principals complained about this development, prompting an investigation by the FIA.

Subsequently, statements were posted online by all Formula 1 teams, each stating that they had not complained about this exchange of confidential information. Two days after these statements, the FIA confirmed that they would not initiate a formal investigation into Susie Wolff.

Wolff claims that her reputation has been damaged by this incident and she still has not received any apologies from the FIA. On March 4, 2024, she filed a lawsuit with the French court and will take further legal action. This is partly because she has not seen any form of transparency or accountability from the FIA.

The first woman driver to participate in F1 since 1992

In 2014, Susie Wolff drove the Williams F1 car in Germany during practice. She was the first female F1 driver since 1992. Giovanna Amati was the first female F1 driver ever. Below, you can view a lap of Susie Wolff in the Williams F1 car in Germany.

What's the height and age of Susie Wolff?

Susie Wolff is 1.68 meters tall (5 ft 6) and is 41 years of age.

Who is Susie Wolff's husband?

Toto Wolff is the husband of Susie Wolff. Toto is the team principal of the Mercedes-AMG Petronas F1 Team.

What does Susie Wolff do now?

Currently Susie Wolff is the Managing Director of the F1 Academy .

Does Susie Wolff work for the FIA?

Susie Wolff does not work for the FIA, but she is part of F1's management group as the director of the F1 Academy.

Does Toto Wolff have a wife?

Yes, Susie Wolff is married to Toto Wolff and is thus his wife.

Who is the female driver in Mercedes F1?

Doriane Pin is the current female driver for Mercedes F1, which represents the team within the F1 Academy.

How old is Susie Wolff?

Susie Wolff is born on 6 December 1982 and is currently 41 years of age.
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