by , 5th Mar 19 3:04 pm

Turns out Red Bull team principle, Christian Horner, wasn’t so happy to lose Daniel Ricciardo to Renault for the 2019 F1 season. During pre-season testing, Horner publically expressed a view that Ricciardo was too scared to fight it out with Max Verstappen. The premise being that Verstappen is the faster driver and Ricciardo didn’t want […]

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by , 3rd Dec 18 12:09 pm

Red Bull F1, puppet masters of Torro Rosso, gave Brendon Hartley a final bitch slap of a half-hearted thank you for his contribution to Torro Rosso. Brendon Hartley is an example of a driver who was chewed up and spat out by the company’s driver system. That Red Bull, vis-a-vie, Torro Rosso management replaced him with […]

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by , 1st Nov 18 3:04 pm

He hasn’t been fired just yet, but reports are surfacing that Bendon Hartley has been told his Torro Rosso contract will not be renewed. In simple terms, he has been fired. But he will at least be able to finish the remaining two races. Torro Rosso is effectively a Red Bull junior team within F1.  Brendon […]

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by , 22nd Jun 18 1:09 pm

McLaren has reportedly offered Daniel Ricciardo very expensive hanging fruit in the form of a $20m per-year contract. Ricciardo is out of contract when the 2018 F1 campaign ends and understandably is weighing up his options. With Red Bull F1 switching to Honda power for 2019 and McLaren using Renault power, Ricciardo will have knowledge […]

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by , 11th Jun 18 12:14 pm

As dull as the 2018 Canadian Grand Prix was too many who watched, the season is still unpredictable because no one team has a clear advantage. The speed and power advantage Mercedes has previously enjoyed is now track specific and dependent on whether the team can get the most out of the tires. The same […]

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