Mercedes-AMG Petronas Motorsport has announced that the team’s technical advisor Aldo Costa will join Dallara Automobili as chief technical officer at the beginning of 2020.
Last year, Aldo stepped back from his as role of engineering director and has continued to support the team in an advisory capacity.
Andrea Pontremoli, CEO at Dallara said, “Aldo’s entry into the management team is a wonderful opportunity. It will allow us to harmonize our technical functions in order to further develop Dallara’s capability and knowledge, and to prepare the company for the future challenges that we’ll have to face together.”
Aldo will conclude his service with Mercedes at the end of September prior to joining Dallara.
“One of my personal passions is to mentor and grow young talent,” added Aldo. “And it will be a focus for me to help attract and develop the next generations of Italian engineering talent at Dallara in the years ahead.