Niki Lauda has put his mind to the problem of F1’s dwindling television and spectator audiences.
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Mercedes, the dominant team of 2014, and defending quadruple world champions Red Bull, are the perfect F1 enemies.
After winning on Red Bull’s home soil last weekend, Mercedes released an advertising hoarding with the slogan: “Silver Arrow gives you wings”. And, also after Sunday’s win at the Dietrich Mateschitz-owned and promoted Red Bull Ring, silver-clad personnel climbed the enormous iron bull statue in the centre of the circuit and decorated it with a huge three-pointed star necklace.
Red Bull will decide after its home Austrian grand prix this weekend if it will continue with Renault power into the future.
Red Bull is flirting with a change of engine supplier, according to reports on Wednesday.
Dr Helmut Marko has told Germany’s Sport Bild that the reigning world champion team will assess the progress made by current supplier Renault at the time of its home Austrian grand prix at the Red Bull Ring in June.