On January 19, 2005, Ferrari announced that it had signed an extension of the previous contract, which expires on December 31, 2012.  On July 18, 2005, Red Bull also signed an extension and Jordan/Midland two days later.  On December 7, 2005, Williams was the fourth team to sign a contract extension.  The Formula 1 teams have unanimously decided to sign the new Concorde contract that will govern the sport from 2021 to 2025. Such an agreement, at present, speculation that some teams, like Mercedes, could not stay upright. “The agreement is an important step in the development of Formula 1 and also represents an important opportunity for Williams to resume our journey back to the top of the pack,” said Claire Williams, the school`s assistant principal. Negotiations on the terms of replacement for the 2013 agreement began as part of wider discussions on the future of sport in 2017, but a deadline has been extended until 31 October 2019 to reach an agreement. The agreement is expected to be concluded in January 2020.  was ultimately delayed due to the COVID 19 pandemic.  During the 70th weekend of the Grand Prix, Mercedes team chief Toto Wolff expressed his displeasure with the terms of the new agreement, which is expected to introduce a budget cap from the 2021 season and change the price distribution.
Wolff thought his team would be the hardest hit.  In response to this request, the deadlines for signing the agreement, which had been set for 12 August, were postponed by one week.  However, after talking with Chase Carey, Wolff changed his attitude and agreed to sign the new agreement.  The new Concorde agreement aims to protect the value of existing teams by requiring new entrants to pay $200 million, divided equally among 10 existing teams, in exchange for the right to share the turnover for the first year of the competition. So far, newcomers only get the prize from the second year of the competition.  The agreements have the effect of enhancing professionalism and increasing the commercial success of Formula 1. The most important factor in achieving this was the requirement for teams to participate in each race, making the sport more reliable for channels that should invest heavily in acquiring television broadcasting rights.