The switch would have delivered a welcome boost thanks to the Circuit Gilles Villeneuve being a power-critical track.
The Mercedes engines are the most powerful on the grid with Ferrari coming a close second after making a significant step forward from last season. He has won before in Montreal, in 2013 with Red Bull, and was unlucky that a tactical error undid Ferrari's strategy with him in 2016. They had originally planned to introduce significant upgrades for this weekend's Canadian Grand Prix.
"We wanted to use the second power unit this weekend, but a quality problem means we've moved it to the French grand prix", a spokesman is quoted as saying by the German media. "We are pushing hard to bring more performance to the vehicle as soon as possible".
"We can see that we are in a stronger position in both championships than we were 12 months ago", the Mercedes chief added. Ferrari ought to know Montreal by now, seeing as how the city has hosted every Canadian Grand Prix for the last 40 years.
However, Wolff admits that their domination in the past will not guarantee a favorable result, especially since Mercedes have struggled to generate performance on the softer compound tires this season.
"There are certain circuits that will suit you more than another place and this has been one of those circuits for me".
"Naturally, I am still here to win, we're going to give it everything we've got that's for sure".
The three countries remain divided over the rules of origin for automobiles and other issues following months-long negotiations. And he said, "I just want to inform you that we have reduced it to 75, but we have further reduced it to 50".
It is the Italian team's first time on pole in Montreal since seven-time champion Michael Schumacher managed it in 2001. Ricciardo starts on the third row with the second Ferrari driven by Kimi Raikkonen .
The NHC said it's too early to tell whether the second system will pose a threat to the Pacific coast next week. National Hurricane Center said Bud had maximum sustained winds of 65 miles per hour (100 kph) Sunday morning.
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