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2017-11-17 10:24:03

Christian Horner is against the policy of Liberty

The Osterreich newspaper quoted the head of the Red Bull Christian Horner, who said that the policy of Liberty Media is unusual for the existing model championship.Christian Horner "They invest in the business, and it's a different model compared to what we used to do ".Athletic Director Liberty Media Ross brown is justified "Reflecting on the criticism, perhaps we could imagine things differently. But I didn't expect the reaction will be so strong. If we upset people, we ask forgiveness".

2017-11-15 12:44:03

Red Bull we Will collect the car from debris

The head of the team Red Bull's Christian Horner admitted that there are indeed problems with spare parts for power units of Renault.Christian Horner "Obviously, the Grand Prix in Abu Dhabi will become for us a TV show where a car is assembled from garbage. Let's hope that our power plant has not been damaged in Brazil.To be honest, Renault mechanics should be praised - they work wonders in conditions of restricted stock of parts able to assemble a working engine."Problems with spare parts have a Junior team Toro Rosso. In the course of the weekend in Brazil there's even a set of turbines which formerly stood on the factory Renault cars.

2017-11-14 13:24:03

In the Red Bull want to keep ricciardo

In the Red Bull want to keep ricciardo

As you know, the Red Bull team has extended the contract with max Verstappen until the end of 2020. Now the Austrians want the same term to extend the agreement with Daniel Riccardo.Christian Horner, head of the team Red Bull "We really wanted and we extended the contract with Verstappen until 2020. Now we want to do the same with ricciardo. His contract ends at the end of next year, but after the upcoming Grand Prix of Abu Dhabi we are ready to discuss with him the details of the new agreement. We want to keep our pair of pilots for the next three years.

2017-11-10 12:04:04

The head of Red Bull we Now have the fastest car

Head Red Bull Christian Horner is confident that his team now has the best car in the peloton.Christian Horner "In the last four races we had the fastest car in racing conditions.I hope Brazil will give us, and why Abu Dhabi can't win It would be great to finish the season at least, with another victory. And all of this will be a good starting point to work on the car next year".

2017-11-09 09:54:03

Christian Horner against the abandonment of Friday's practice

Head Red Bull Christian Horner believes the abandonment of Friday's practice - the wrong direction for the championship.Christian Horner "Obviously, the leaders of the championship are trying to free up space for more races. If the book is too many chapters, then it loses its interest.I also think that for too long the championship is a wrong decision. And on Friday, the promoters have the opportunity to attract more spectators to the track.Waiver practices will lead to a greater amount of time working in simulators. But we need to test everything on the track. It will be a great pressure on all the stables. Between us, the gaps in outcomes will only increase".

2017-11-07 13:34:06

Christian Horner Riccardo does not want to be wrong

Christian Horner Riccardo does not want to be wrong

Head Red Bull Christian Horner believes that Daniel ricciardo simply did not want to make a mistake with his next contract.Christian Horner "Riccardo collaborates with Red Bull for almost 10 years. He knows all our strengths and weaknesses. Together with Riccardo we were always in the top five strongest teams, and we want to continue cooperation with him. We are talking about a five-year contract.He sees our potential, but the guy just doesn't want to make a mistake in your next step. We are constantly discussing with him the future, but another six months we definitely will not know what and how.Previously, Red Bull have stated that they intend to build the team around max Verstappen.

2017-11-06 16:34:05

The head of Red Bull We will give pilots the opportunity to fight for the title

The head of Red Bull We will give pilots the opportunity to fight for the title

Head Red Bull Christian Horner said that his team next year will give all the necessary tools to their pilots so they could fight for the title.Christian Horner "max, Daniel and Vettel has all the data to fight for victory in the championship to the level to fight with Hamilton. I'm sure our pilots in the next year will be to fight for victory shoulder to shoulder with Lewis. This fight will be interesting for fans.I think it is right to congratulate Lewis with his fourth title. He is now the most successful British driver is a phenomenal achievement and we know how difficult it is to succeed in the fight with Sebastian. Obviously, he is on top of his career, and I hope that he will be able to stand there for several years".

2017-11-05 11:14:09

The head of Red Bull Example Hartley should inspire quata

Brendon Hartley made his debut in Formula 1 a few years later after was expelled from the youth program of Red Bull. This is according to Christian Horner, should inspire Daniil Kvyat.Christian Horner, head of the team Red Bull "Brandon showed a lot of character after he was expelled from morojenoe program of Red Bull. He competed in different series and, in the end, won Le Mans in the Porsche factory team. However, we did not lose contact with him.Hartley never complained that he threw up, and continued to work and go forward. He should be an example for Kvyat. Daniel just 23 years old, and he never revealed his potential in Formula 1".

2017-11-03 10:14:03

Red Bull is waiting for the decision Riccardo

Red Bull is waiting for the decision Riccardo

Red Bull are willing to wait until Daniel ricciardo will make a decision about his career in the season 2019.Christian Horner "His next decision is very important, so he will need time to make things right. The guy is already 28 years old, and it is solved at this moment.But we clearly told him I want to see him continue in the team. Even if the decision could take up to six months, all right. We are willing to wait."Earlier, Red Bull has said they will build the team around max Verstappen, which extended the contract until the end of 2020. Whether ricciardo can stay.

2017-11-02 12:04:03

Christian Horner Max greatly missed in the lead

Head Red Bull Christian Horner said that Max Verstappen was bored, being the leader of the race in Mexico.Christian Horner "a Big issue in this race was to slow and not high speed, which was very unusual. I think he was just bored most of the circles.He loves the fight wheel to wheel. That's exactly what he did in the first two turns. He lost the qualification, but won the race. He wanted to win this race more than any other pilot.You know, we have award, in the event that if the pilot shows the fastest lap. Now I think to cancel this rule. I instructed his engineer, so he under no circumstances told him that Vettel has deprived him of a few euros. It was important to bring the car home, which he did".

2017-10-30 15:24:03

Williams have confirmed their interest in Kvyat

Head Red Bull Christian Horner advised Daniil Kvyat to try to get a place in Williams, and the British team have really shown interest to the Russian pilot.Paddy Lowe, technical Director, Williams "back in Austin I said that we are considering all options with the pilots, who have no contracts. Kvyat is a good pilot, and he is in our list of candidates".Kvyat himself earlier said that during the Grand Prix of the USA spoke with Paddy Lowe.

2017-10-28 12:34:03

Christian Horner Kvyat is a good candidate for a place in Williams

Head Red Bull Christian Horner confirmed that a collaboration with Daniel Cuatom came to an end, and advised the Russians to fight for a place in Williams.Christian Horner "unfortunately, the collaboration of Daniel with Red Bull came to an end. I hope his results will help to place in another team. I think he is a good candidate for a place in Williams.You should always use any chance. In 2015, it has had a great season, and in 2016 he had a very difficult".

2017-10-27 10:44:03

Red Bull wants to avoid the fine Daniel Riccardo

Head Red Bull Christian Horner said that his team will try to avoid a penalty for Daniel ricciardo before the end of the season.Christian Horner "With max, we had no choice. We had to take a penalty. But with Daniel we intend to hold on until the end of the season without a penalty for changing the engine or its components.It is quite possible, especially because Riccardo otherwise working with the engine than Verstappen".

2017-10-20 20:54:03

Max Verstappen will remain at Red Bull until the end of 2020

Red Bull was given to understand that Max Verstappen is the future of the team. During the United States Grand Prix, it was announced about prolongation of the contract with the young Dutchman before the end of 2020.Christian Horner, head of the team "We are very pleased that Max has agreed to stay at Red Bull for such period. Our collaboration began with an improbable victory in last year's Grand Prix of Spain. After that, he added.This year Max after a series of setbacks has won a fantastic victory in Malaysia. This is a very talented pilot, able to progress. He wants to succeed in Formula 1, and that our desires coincide.We have a few years, and Red Bull is a great place for max to build the team around him."Max Verstappen "In the Red Bull no time demonstrated that they believe in me. At the age of 16 they invited me to their youth program, and in 17 years has allowed me to debut in Formula 1. Then he moved to Red Bull, where I immediately found success, which could only dream of. They have always supported me and we have always had the same goal.I'm glad to stay in the Red Bull. I look forward to continuing our cooperation and hope to achieve even greater success".

2017-10-19 09:54:04

Aston Martin goes to Formula 1

It seems that the company Aston Martin has taken another step to Formula 1. A month ago, the British automaker announced the expansion of its deal with Red Bull becoming the sponsor of the team for 2018.Christian Horner "to Become the providers now they can't. Only in 2021".Now, Italian magazine Autosprint reports that the famous figure of Formula 1 Luca Marmorini, former Ferrari mechanic and Toyota, joined Aston Martin. While it is known only that Marmorini is a consultant. But this is a great contribution to the promotion of the brand in the world of Formula 1.

2017-10-16 11:34:05

Red Bull ready to build the team around Verstappen

Red Bull ready to build the team around Verstappen

Head Red Bull Christian Horner said that his team may be built around max Verstappen.Christian Horner "I think MAKS sees the strength and depth of the team. He feels comfortable in the team. He is the youngest winner of the Grand Prix, he is the youngest two-time winner, he's the youngest top-pilot.Lewis set up long-term cooperation with Mercedes, Vettel signed a contract for three years with Ferrari. Obviously, we would not mind to build the team around max. But we need to give him a competitive car.

2017-10-11 10:54:03

Red Bull wants to keep Riccardo 2020

Red Bull wants to keep Riccardo 2020

Red Bull ready to sign a contract with Daniel Riccardo until the end of 2020. The current contract expires at the end of season 2018.Christian Horner "Technically, Hellmuth was right when he said that Daniel might leave next year. The agreement expires at the end of 2018, and he for the first time in his career will be a free pilot.But that doesn't mean we don't want to keep him. In the long term we want to continue working with max and Daniel. The Union of the experience of Daniel and youthful enthusiasm max works very well.Ricciardo this year has had a great season, achieving nine podiums. It is quite clear that our intention is to keep both pilots by 2020".

2017-10-05 12:24:06

The head of Red Bull We focus on developing the current chassis

Head Red Bull Christian Horner said that his team is working on the current car to a greater extent than on the machine of the season-2018.Christian Horner "We guarantee that the problems this year, next season will not be repeated. In the wind tunnel now launched a new procedure but we have not stopped the completion of the current chassis.While we are fully focused on the current car, and work on the car next year. Regarding the transition to Honda c season 2019, about it while early to speak. We see how this season concludes McLaren. This strengthens our belief in success".

2017-09-27 10:04:05

Formula 1 waiting for changes to rules engines

Formula 1 has frozen in suspense in front of possible future changes to the engines. Recall that next year is beginning to act a limitation authorizing the use of only three engines and its components for one pilot for the entire season. Many team leaders are against such restrictions, which leads to incomprehensible for audiences of fines during the season.Christian Horner, head of the team Red Bull "I tried to negotiate this point at an earlier meeting, but support was not.But now, at the last meeting of the Council of Motorsport, was ratified by the original plan of transition from 4 to 3 engines in 2018.Moreover, La Gazzetta dello Sport reports that in 2018, for single pilot can only be used two power the MGU-K and two batteries. And the number of races will increase to 21.

2017-09-22 11:34:04

Christian Horner We can't just abandon Sainz

Head Red Bull Christian Horner said that his team can not throw away the good pilots, so looking for opportunities to keep Carlos Sainz in the future.Christian Horner "all our pilots are constantly coming to the queries, daily and weekly. We need to be patient and wait for his time. Our pilots are unavailable for other commands, but we can rent them out. To fully convey them we can't. This will not happen. When the music stops, it will become clear, but we need to be patient.If Sainz something goes wrong at Renault, we'll get him back, and he will play for us".

2017-09-19 10:34:03

Future engines for the Red Bull looks unclear

Renault has already stated that it will not work with Red Bull after the season in 2018. It is not excluded that Red Bull will switch to Honda engines that will be tested on the machines of the Junior team Toro Rosso next year. At the same time, we know that Red Bull is negotiating with Porsche.Christian Horner, head of Red Bull "We had talks with Porsche, and at the moment those discussions are ongoing. In the Toro Rosso for Honda pressure will be lower than in the McLaren, so they will be able to deal with their problems."Honda President Masashi Yamamoto "If in the future you will have the chance to supply engines to a top team, why notI read in the news the rumors that we are buying Toro Rosso, but we've never discussed this in our company".

2017-09-18 12:54:04

Daniel ricciardo couldn't win because of gear box

Daniel ricciardo couldn't win because of gear box

In qualifying Daniel ricciardo ahead of Lewis Hamilton, but the race pilot of Red Bull lost to his rival from Mercedes. As it turned out, ricciardo could not get to the finish line.Christian Horner, head of the team Red Bull "before the first appearance of the safety car we saw ricciardo drops the oil pressure in the gearbox. We were confident that it will pass only half the distance.We were advised to do some settings and it helped him to drive the whole distance. However, Daniel had to sacrifice my lap time. If not for the problem with the transmission, he could fight for the victory".

2017-09-16 12:14:03

Niki Lauda you Need to change the rules on engines

Non-Executive Director of Mercedes was supported by Red Bull, insisting on changing the rules on engines for 2018.Modern penalties for changing parts of the power plant contribute to confusion for the viewer, as previously said the head of the Red Bull principal Christian Horner. Thus in 2018, the pilots will have to get by with just three engines for the season, then as it is now is not enough and four.Niki Lauda "everybody was saying that the engines may be cheaper for customers if we build them in smaller amounts. But we know that the situation would not be saved with the help of three engines. Because the development of test stands do will cost more".The Executive Director of the Formula 1 chase Carey admits that confusion about the rules is really not an ideal situation "the Structure is fine, obviously incomprehensible to the majority of race fans. In Monza, half of the peloton were fined, and for that - few could understand.Technology is an important part of this championship. But the viewer an important component of the sport of racing, not technical. Everyone needs struggle and competition".

2017-09-08 11:54:02

The head of Red Bull Need to stop reducing the number of engines for the season

Head Red Bull Christian Horner believes that Formula 1 should review its rules reducing the number of engines in the season one pilot.Recall that this number equals four, and the season-2018 should be reduced to three.Christian Horner "This problem should be the number one problem at the next meeting of the working group. I believe that the number of engines for the season should be increased to five.Be a shame if the fate of the title will decide the number of engines.

2017-09-06 10:54:03

The head of Red Bull Official Formula 1 too conservative

Head Red Bull Christian Horner has criticized officials of Formula 1 for being too conservative behaviour during Saturday's qualifying in Monza.The audience reacted extremely negatively, when time after time the session was delayed for 15 minutes.Christian Horner "to be Honest, I think they acted very conservatively, I would say too conservative. Formula 1 is not a sport that requires exceptionally good weather.From a security point of view it is quite clear that in this case it was necessary to exercise some caution, but we could get back on track much sooner.I think it's an internal matter for the FIA, it should be resolved at the next meeting".

2017-09-04 16:34:03

Red Bull will not oppose the cooperation of McLaren and Renault

Head Red Bull Christian Horner said that his team is not going to use its veto to block a possible cooperation of Renault with McLaren, despite the fact that Junior team Toro Rosso will have to abandon the French engines.Christian Horner "we Have a right of veto. But we won't do what ten years ago did the old Ron Dennis, who left us without Mercedes engines. We will be happy if Renault will be one strong team".

2017-08-30 10:14:02

The head of Red Bull We can only put pressure on Renault

Head Red Bull Christian Horner said that he has no other levers of influence on a Renault, but to push mentally.Christian Horner "All we can do is put pressure on our supplier and get them to work more efficiently. We pay a lot of money for this engine, but do not receive in return any return. We will try to achieve something next year".

2017-08-18 10:44:04

Christian Horner Verstappen sees our progress

Head Red Bull Christian Horner said that Max Verstappen is now satisfied with the progress of the team.Christian Horner "I don't think that Max is unhappy. I think he understands what's going on. He was impatient as any boy, but he can be objective enough to know that in the wind tunnel had a positive dynamics.If you look at the place where we started the season, and look at the place where you are now, the progress is obvious. As soon as we found out the problems with the correlation data, the situation changed dramatically".

2017-08-17 14:24:02

Christian Horner the New engine has allowed to win back two-tenths of a second

Head Red Bull Christian Horner said that the updated Renault engine compared to the winter tests allow you to become faster by two tenths of a second per lap.Christian Horner "I would say, two-tenths. By his own estimates Renault are lagging behind their goals, but are trying hard to catch up. Talking about the oil in the fuel has not affected us. We just solve our own problems.As for the suspension, we tested the system, but it does not promise a major progress. Her extra weight didn't meet our expectations, so I don't think that her refusal hurt us".