Tag Archive: Red Bull

Jun 25

Horner addresses Red Bull exit rumours

Christian Horner flatly denies he is looking to exit the Red Bull Racing team, insisting he is determined to bring it back to form.

2015-06-06_1792 Christian Horner says that suggestions he may be considering leaving Red Bull Racing are ‘total rubbish’, vowing his commitment to bring the team back to competitiveness. Read the rest of this entry »

Jun 21

Ecclestone makes light of Red Bull quit threat

“I think Dietrich he is a reasonably intelligent guy and knows what he says and what the effects are.”

2015-06-07_0182 Bernie Ecclestone: It doesn’t mean it’s because Dietrich’s falling out of love, he wants a divorce. He just needs a new girlfriend, that’s all. Read the rest of this entry »

Jun 16

Tata Communications takes real-time data visualisation to the next level with the first challenge of the 2015 F1® Connectivity Innovation Prize

Tata Communications today announces the first challenge of the 2015 F1® Connectivity Innovation Prize.
F1 CIP Judges from left to right; David Coulthard, F1 Commentator; Mehul Kapadia, Managing Director F1 Business at Tata Communic The goal of the USD $50,000 prize, launched last year, is to inspire technical visionaries and creative minds worldwide to harness innovation in Formula 1® racing through two technology challenges.

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Jun 15

McLaren needs an ‘extreme approach’ to win again

“It is taking time, but I’m optimistic.” – Alonso 

2015-06-06_2044 The ‘extreme approach’ of starting a new collaboration with Honda is the the only way McLaren will get the better of Mercedes, according to Fernando Alonso. Read the rest of this entry »

May 21

Andreas Mikkelsen wins shakedown and Alén’s record under threat

Vodafone Rally de Portugal

WRC - Mikkelsen wins shakedown and Alén’s record under threat The Norwegian headed team-mates Sébastien Ogier and Jari-Matti Latvala in a VW 1-2-3. While his colleagues have driven the car since January’s opening round of the season in Monte-Carlo, this is Mikkelsen’s first rally in it. Read the rest of this entry »

Apr 24

All eyes on Monaco Grand Prix for Renault

Monaco Grand Prix just a few weeks away now

2014-05-21 - Mercedes AMG Petronas Formula One Team - Monaco - (2)With the Monaco Grand Prix just a few weeks away now, set to take place on between 21st and 24th May, Renault is looking forward to fixing its earlier problems in time for the Western European event.

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Apr 09

Daniel and Daniil gear up for the Chinese GP

Ahead of this weekend’s Chinese Grand Prix
2015-04-09 - Infiniti Red Bull Racing - Daniel and Daniil gear up for the Chinese GP 1Red Bull racers, Daniel Ricciardo and Daniil Kvyat have been busy sampling some local activities with our friends from Red Bull China.

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Feb 27

Barcelona testing times and compounds Day Two

The second of four test days ended at 6pm in Barcelona (Spain).

PirelliIt started with a partially cloudy sky in the early morning, then temperatures peaked up to 17°C ambient and 31°C asphalt, which are the warmest conditions experienced so far after 10 days of pre-season testing in Spain.

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Feb 04

Chandhok: Behind the helmet

Ever wondered why a driver’s helmet is the way it is?

Ever wondered why a driver’s helmet is the way it isWho picks the colours, design and where did it originate? Well, apart from being a mandatory piece of safety equipment, helmets are the driver’s equivalent of a personal statement. Their way of expressing themselves or playing out any superstitions, and Formula E drivers are no exception. We caught up with Mahindra Racing’s Karun Chandhok to find out the thinking behind his… Read the rest of this entry »

Jan 27

Infiniti Red Bull Racing 2015 drivers hit the slopes of Milton Keynes

RB11 due to run next week in Jerez

Infiniti Red Bull Racing’s 2015 drivers, Daniel Ricciardo and Daniil Kvyat, together with team principal Christian Horner, brought a taste of the Austrian Alps to Milton Keynes today, as they met the media on the slopes of MK (otherwise known as the Milton Keynes Snozone) ahead of the new season.

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Dec 24

Rookies set to thrill and learn again in 2015

24 teenagers from 14 nations

MotoGP logo The ninth season of the Red Bull MotoGP Rookies Cup will kick off in Jerez with the first race on Saturday May 2nd. Another fabulous 13 race year is in store beginning with the first European Grand Prix. Read the rest of this entry »

Nov 29

Toro Rosso confirms Sainz for 2015

Toro Rosso late on Friday confirmed reports Carlos Sainz jr will complete the Red Bull-owned junior team’s 2015 driver lineup.

Formula Renault 3.5 Series Champion, Carlos Sainz to Formula 1 in 2015

The 20-year-old Spaniard and new Formula Renault 3.5 champion will replace the Italian based team’s driver of the past three seasons, Frenchman Jean-Eric Vergne. Read the rest of this entry »

Nov 28

Formula Renault 3.5 Series Champion, Carlos Sainz to Formula 1 in 2015

After winning the Formula Renault 3.5 Series championship last month, Carlos Sainz will join the motor racing elite in 2015.

Formula Renault 3.5 Series Champion, Carlos Sainz to Formula 1 in 2015

Convinced by his dominance in the premier category of the World Series by Renault, in which he became the youngest champion to date and his performance in testing with Red Bull, Scuderia Toro Rosso has signed the 20-year old Spaniard. Read the rest of this entry »

Nov 28

Torque of V6 engine ‘like Star Wars’ – Coulthard

David Coulthard says he was blown away by the performance of this year’s title-winning Mercedes turbo V6 engine.

2013-02-27 - Renault Sport F1 engines (17) Recently at Silverstone, the former McLaren and Red Bull driver tried this year’s controversial ‘power unit’ technology for the first time with a turn at the wheel of the 2014 Williams. Read the rest of this entry »

Nov 28

Red Bull wings grounds for race ban – Force India

Red Bull’s illegal front wing in Abu Dhabi may have been grounds for a race ban.

Red Bull aileron avant Abu Dhabi - photo Getty Images That is the claim of Andy Green, the technical boss of Force India, who thinks a team with a lower status in pitlane might have been punished very harshly by the governing FIA for a similar infraction. Read the rest of this entry »

Nov 28

Vettel denies driving Ferrari road car at 350kph

On an Abu Dhabi highway at the wheel of a F12 Berlinetta

Sebastian Vettel’s press office has denied claims the German driver reached mind-numbing speeds on the public roads of Abu Dhabi last week. Read the rest of this entry »

Nov 28

Vettel exit spoiled Vergne’s Red Bull future

Jean-Eric Vergne says he was a contender to replace the Ferrari-bound Sebastian Vettel at Red Bull.

2014-06-08_0586 But the Frenchman, who has instead been dropped from the energy drink company’s F1 roster altogether, explained that circumstances simply conspired against him in 2014. Read the rest of this entry »

Nov 27

F1 votes on rule changes for 2015 season

F1 has moved to scrap the highly controversial double points system ahead of the 2015 season.

Bernie Ecclestone -Donald Mackenzie Bernie Ecclestone’s innovation, designed to keep spice in the championship fight until the final corners of the season, has been furiously unpopular. Read the rest of this entry »

Nov 27

Rosberg ‘not angry’ with Mercedes after title loss

Nico Rosberg insists he is “not angry” with Mercedes after technical trouble ended his world championship hopes last Sunday.

2014-11-22 - Mercedes AMG Petronas Formula One Team - Nico Rosberg _0194 The German was running behind eventual title winner Lewis Hamilton in the double points Abu Dhabi finale when technical strife began to slow his car. Read the rest of this entry »

Nov 27

Vettel to take Italian language lessons – report

Sebastian Vettel will take private lessons in Italian as he gets up to speed with life at Ferrari.

2014-07-17 - 99003 - Red Bull Racing - Sebastian Vettel After racing a Red Bull for the last time last Sunday, the German stayed in Abu Dhabi for the post-race test and appeared in the Ferrari garage in plain clothing. Read the rest of this entry »

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