Red Bull

Team Red Bull Dietrich Mateschitz has been created which is the head of the concern engaged in the production of energy drink Red Bull. The base command is located in the UK. In 2004 Dietrich Mateschitz bought the team Jaguar. Thus, during the racing season in 2005 debuted a new team called the Red Bull. Team leader was appointed as an ambitious Christian Horner, who has made significant strides in the management team in the junior racing series. The composition of drivers has also been strong. Some of the pilots included David Coulthard, who moved from the McLaren team and former Jaguar pilot of Christian Wedge. Updated the team became one of the most pleasant discoveries of the season, and driver David Coulthard was a contender in a few races to get into the top three. In the same year was awarded a contract with Adrian Newey, who was a designer of championship McLaren and Williams. It also signed an agreement to supply engines to the Ferrari team for next season. In 2006, after the Grand Prix of Italy was expelled from the team, Christian Wedge, who did not meet expectations. He was replaced by test driver Robert Dornbos. Before 2007, the year the team was replaced by the supplier of engines. From now on, power units for Red Bull supplied by Renault. Coulthard to partner Mark Webber joined. One of the most successful for the Red Bull team was the 2009 season. Already at the Grand Prix of China in 2009, racers were able to come to a double triumph - winner Sebastian Vettel and the second step of the podium was won by Mark Webber. In honor of this victory, the team has been executed by mistake Anthem of Great Britain. Later in the same season was the team is gained five more victories. Three wins were doubles. In the constructors' championship team has been busy the second place, it bypassed the Brawn GP. Feggel and Webber won the individual competition in the second and fourth places respectively. RB-car designed by Adrian Newey 5 has been recognized by many the best machine, which is involved in a race like Formula 1, aerodynamics and most of its decisions could affect the type of cars of the 2010 season.
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Formula 1

2017-05-25 10:34:05

Riccardo Daniel This is our chance

Riccardo Daniel This is our chance

Pilot Red Bull Daniel Riccardo believes that the race in Monaco is a great chance for his team to win.Daniel ricciardo "I think that this weekend is our chance. If we manage to put everything together in qualifying, then we will be able to achieve first place in the race.You only need to trust their car and the track. It will be a lot of fun. Qualification will be a very entertaining first act of a great action".Last year ricciardo won the pole in Monaco, but the race missed the victory because of a failed pit stop.

2017-05-25 10:34:04

Sergio Perez We're just doing everything right

Sergio Perez We're just doing everything right

The pilot Force India Sergio Perez said that his team did not mind to aim a blow at the position of Red Bull in the constructors ' championship.Sergio Perez "My pace by a tenth of a second slower than max Verstappen and two or three tenths slower than Daniel ricciardo. They're ahead of us in speed, but this does not mean that we are not able to overtake them in the race.We are already ahead of the more fast pilots Williams. And all because they do everything right. Regarding the race and qualifications. All our steps are clearly defined, and we do not climb on the rampage".

2017-05-23 12:24:02

Max Verstappen I have drawn conclusions from last year

Max Verstappen I have drawn conclusions from last year

The pilot of Red Bull Max Verstappen said that after a mistake during last year's race in Monaco, it will never happen again.Max Verstappen "I live in Monaco for a year, and I enjoyed every minute spent here. I have a good team of friends, and this means that we always have a lot of fun. It's also nice to train in the sun of the Mediterranean sea. And what a nightlife experience during the off seasonA special risk in Monaco no, you just need to constantly be on the limit to be fast. Last year I failed the race, but it did not affect my confidence to succeed. I know how to learn from their mistakes.In practice it is necessary to gradually pick up speed, with new machines and even more. I think that a turn around the pool you will be the most difficult in this year."Verstappen started twice in Monaco and has twice finished the race in the protective barrier.2015.

2017-05-23 10:24:03

Riccardo Daniel I'm going to take the Cup, not the replica

Riccardo Daniel I'm going to take the Cup, not the replica

Pilot Red Bull Daniel Riccardo said that in case of victory in Monaco he'll take home the real Cup.Daniel ricciardo "it's Great that we're in Monaco, I can now walk to work from home. You can sleep in your bed and complain about the noise outside the window.Monaco is definitely my favourite track, because it is very difficult and complicated. To drive for the Formula 1 car is very cool. If you hook a wall, you will want it again go on the road. The whole weekend reminds me of a great performance.Last year I was disappointed, because I felt that we could win. I'm Mature enough pilot to forget past grievances and try to fight for the victory again. If I win the trophy, he will stay with me. No replica".

2017-05-22 17:24:03

Niki Lauda is against the supply of engines Mercedes team McLaren

On the background of the problems Honda was talk that McLaren can return to the Mercedes engines. However, Niki Lauda, non-Executive Director of Mercedes, against such cooperation.Niki Lauda in an interview with Auto Motor und Sport "I am opposed to this contract. Two years I played for the supply of engines team Red Bull, but now I am against such cooperation. We should focus on our battle with Ferrari, not to help competitors."Apparently McLaren next season, will remain with the Honda engines. Until the beginning of may all the suppliers of the engines had to inform the FIA about changing the number of clients, but we know only one fact-change motors the Sauber team has signed a contract with Honda.

2017-05-22 11:04:03

The head of Red Bull We speak by themselves

Head Red Bull Christian Horner said that while his team has no rivals in the peloton.Christian Horner "At the moment we are in and of themselves, we have no direct rivals. But our goal is to impose struggle leaders. It would be very cool to turn the tide and start to fight for the victory. Believe me, when a race is fighting six pilots is much more fun than when battle are just two".

2017-05-22 10:44:02

Max Verstappen the V8 Engine sounds a lot nicer

The pilot of Red Bull Max Verstappen believes that the V8 sounds much better than modern muted turbine power plants.Max Verstappen "the V8 Engine produces a pleasant sound that makes the race special. Those cars were different, we are so not used to it. The sound is much better. It would be really cool if this sound once returned to the Royal race."Verstappen came to Formula 1 in 2015, when machines had already been equipped with a hybrid turborestore.

2017-05-21 12:44:03

The head of Red Bull Mercedes will not help Honda

Head Red Bull Christian Horner is confident that the Mercedes mechanics won't make a move to meet colleagues from Honda.Christian Horner "Not that I know, but I'll be very surprised if Mercedes will start to share the development with Honda. Honda works with Mario Illiano, a very capable man who, I think, be able to understand the problem".

2017-05-20 10:14:03

Helmut Marko No Le Mans for the Red Bull

Sports consultant to Red Bull Helmut Marko said that his team in the near future will not go in the marathon 24 hours of Le Mans.Helmut Marko "No. We are focused on the Formula-1. Expenses in the WEC are quite large, but only one race is of great importance. We're not even going to consider the Cup from the point of view of sponsorship.We will not abandon the fight for the title in Formula 1. Our problem in the power plant. If you have a good engine, it's in the bag. The first four races of the Ferrari seemed to be the favorite, but after Spain Mercedes clearly made a huge step forward.

2017-05-19 15:24:03

Max Verstappen hopes to succeed in Monaco

Max Verstappen hopes to succeed in Monaco

Max Verstappen twice on the start of the race in Monaco, and twice he went the distance because of their own mistakes. At this time, the pilot of Red Bull is counting on success.Max Verstappen "In Monaco there is no such thing as risk-free circle. To be fast, you should always go on the limit. Last year the race ended for me a failure, but it did not affect my confidence. I learned a lesson from past mistakes and now intends to perform even better.The new car has never acted on the highway, so you'll have to seriously work with the settings. I think the Chicane near the pool will be the most difficult for the new wide machines".

2017-05-19 15:04:04

Valtteri Bottas I don't think in Monaco we will be lagging behind

This season the team Mercedes get the car with the longest wheelbase. On highways it gives a definite advantage. And what will happen in the narrow streets of MonacoMercedes driver Valtteri Bottas is confident that in Monaco his team will be competitive, although it expects that the fight with Ferrari and Red Bull will be very dense.Valtteri Bottas "In Monaco, everything is connected with slow turns and curbs. I am sure that there we will be able to fight for the victory, though, of course, rivals from Ferrari and Red Bull will catch up. I don't think in Monaco we will be lagging behind".I must say that in Monaco, Bottas had not been successful. On account of his four races, best result - 12th place.

2017-05-19 13:54:03

Daniel ricciardo sometimes Max faster than me

Daniel ricciardo sometimes Max faster than me

Pilot Red Bull Daniel Riccardo admitted that Max Verstappen can sometimes be much faster than him.Daniel ricciardo "If Max was a year ago so were successful, it would be a surprise, but now everything is in order. Max - fast driver, I wouldn't be surprised if he will continue to be ahead of me in some sessions.Sure I could stay ahead of him for the year, although some races it will hold stronger than me".After five stages on account of Riccardo 37 points, Verstappen - 35.

2017-05-19 13:44:03

Helmut Marko confirmed the collaboration with Jos Verstappen

Helmut Marko confirmed the collaboration with Jos Verstappen

Sports consultant to Red Bull Helmut Marko confirmed that Jos Verstappen will occupy an important position in the structure of the team.Helmut Marko "This is a good collaboration and expansion to the Red Bull team. Jos will help you find new young talent. I don't have time in the Junior series, so Jos is perfect for this role.We asked if he had the time and inclination to visit a certain race for us. Verstappen has always been passionate about karting, and now he will be able not only to train pilots but also to select talents".

2017-05-19 12:54:05

Red Bull hopes to update the Renault

Red Bull Renault is waiting for the updates that was postponed indefinitely for reasons of reliability.In Barcelona, the former Champions thanks to the updated car took a small step forward, lifting myself to the leaders of the championship, Mercedes and Ferrari, but the gap is still large.Sports consultant to Red Bull Helmut Marko "We were able to eliminate about 60 of the gap from the leaders. Of course, we hope fully will catch up with Mercedes and Ferrari before the Grand Prix of Austria".

2017-05-19 11:34:02

SMP F4 NEZ 2017 Champonship kicks off in Sochi

The first phase of the SMP Formula 4 NEZ Championship season 2017 starts on 19 may at the autodrom in Sochi. In the championship participates 21 racer representing eight different countries, including 10 Russian pilots.Among the participants of the third season of the championship North European zone SMP F4 young year from the Netherlands, Spain, Finland, Estonia, Denmark, France, Austria and Russia. In the first stage will involve the Russians Vladimir Tjortjis and Nikita Volegov, already has experience of playing in this championship, debutants Alexander Smolar, Ivan Shvetsov, Mikhail Belov, Ivan Berets, Gulhuseyn Abdullayev, and the first in the history of the championship girl pilot Milen Ponomarenko.Every year our League is becoming more popular, occupying a niche in an environment similar to the competition of the FIA - said the founder and Director of the program of development of Russian Motorsport SMP Racing Boris Rotenberg. - High level of preparation of its graduates for that year is confirmed by the fact that the winners become participants in the Junior program of Red Bull, and many participants in the SMP F4 Championship successfully move into the senior international series. I note that the geography of racers becoming more wide - starting with pilots from four countries in 2015, today we can already see that representatives of eight different countries, not just Nordic area, appreciated our open. I am sure that the increasing level of competition will help including ours, the Russian pilots become more experienced, stronger, and more successful to perform on the international stage.""It is important to see how things are progressing SMP F4 Championship, as the year is growing the skill level of the pilots, the geography of its participants, - considers the sports Director of the SMP F4 NEZ Championship Mika Salo. Is what we seek, what we think is one of the main indicators of the correctness of the chosen direction of work. And today we can say that the SMP F4 has become a truly international competition, which has a serious impact on the entire youth racing".Qualification for first race of the SMP Formula 4 NEZ Championship season 2017 will be held may 19, Friday, at 1530 Moscow time. The race starts at 1815. The beginning of the second qualification, which will determine the starting grid for race 2 and 3, on Saturday at 1100. The second race will start on Saturday at 1350. Also on Saturday at 1650 it will be the third race of the stage.

2017-05-18 13:04:04

Head of Mercedes Red Bull will not let go Sainz

Head of Mercedes Toto Wolff sure that Carlos Sainz will not get a Renault. The French have tried to get a Spanish pilot this year, but was denied by Red Bull.Toto Wolff "Yes, Carlos is ready to take the next step. I like it very much, like his family. Carlos embodies the modern pilot, because he is handsome, clever, fast.He is the pilot of Red Bull, and they will always keep good pilots in their system or to control their destiny. And Carlos is now no one and will not let go. It seems that next year he will play for the Junior team.

2017-05-17 14:04:03

Red Bull again threatened to leave Formula 1

Sports consultant to Red Bull Helmut Marko said that Formula 1 needs to move on to other engines. Otherwise, the Austrian team could leave the championship.Helmut Marko "We need a simple engine capacity of 1000 HP, where there will be one standard unit and KERS battery. The cost of creating engine should be in the region of 15-20 million euros.Independent companies like Ilmor or Cosworth should be able to participate in the championship, so we or, say, McLaren could use their engines. Last year, neither Mercedes nor Ferrari want to supply us with their engines, and only the version with Renault was affordable, not without the help of the pressure of Bernie Ecclestone.We want to have equal rights with manufacturers. We want the automakers didn't blackmail us".

2017-05-17 12:34:03

The head of Red Bull We pulled their tails

The head of Red Bull We pulled their tails

Head Red Bull Christian Horner said that with the updated car RB13 his team was able to pull back 0.4 seconds on the circle.Christian Horner "the Updates are largely focused on increasing machine speed in slow and medium speed corners. So, this past weekend we were able to achieve greater speed, and it gave the students a very clear understanding of things, which need to focus attention in the future.We feel that this weekend we were able to accelerate by 0.4 seconds. We are satisfied with the information received. It is clear that a lot of work ahead, but we at least understand what to do to increase speed."In Spain, for the first time this season, the pilot of Red Bull made it to the podium. However, this became possible after the exit of Kimi Raikkonen and Valtteri Bottas.

2017-05-17 11:14:04

Daniel ricciardo it will be Interesting to see the decision of Vettel

Daniel ricciardo it will be Interesting to see the decision of Vettel

Pilot Red Bull Daniel Riccardo admitted that eagerly awaits the decision of Sebastian Vettel under contract for next year.Riccardo Daniel "I know he's one of the few pilots that have no contracts for next year. He has options, maybe the decision will be interesting.I think if he continues to perform so well in the Ferrari, meaning to leave will not. He is now in a very good position, it is clear that SEB is confident.We all know Vettel. When he revels in his victories, when he was confident in the car, then stop it very difficult. That's how he won before he had great confidence in the car, the comfort in the team. Let's see how he will prove himself this year".Riccardo himself, is rumored to be in talks with Ferrari.

2017-05-16 13:44:03

Jos Verstappen will get the job at Red Bull

Jos Verstappen will get the job at Red Bull

Jos Verstappen, father of max Verstappen, a former pilot of Fomrula-1 could get some kind of role in Red Bull.Dutch newspaper De Telegraaf reports that Verstappen, who was previously the Manager of your son getting the part in the Red Bull, where he will advise the team in question of the potential of young talents, for which he will have to observe what is happening in the Junior series.Jos Verstappen "Helmut Marko would like to see me in this role and I'm ready for this".

2017-05-16 13:24:04

Dietrich Mateschitz We need to get back to the leaders

The owner of Red Bull Dietrich Mateschitz commented on the key issues associated with Formula 1.Dietrich Mateschitz "We need to catch up, but we are waiting for updates from our partner Renault. We need to be patient until closer to Mercedes and Ferrari.I heard Verstappen and Ricardo can go this year. But where All the seats in the Mercedes and Ferrari are busy.It is clear that the new owners of the championship are very committed to innovation. And above all they want to do something else to the audience. We also need to give them time, because Liberty is making the right steps.

2017-05-15 15:44:04

Mechanics of Mercedes was the fastest in Spain

Mechanics of Mercedes was the fastest in Spain

In Spain the fastest pit stop held Mercedes mechanics who serviced the car of Lewis Hamilton for 2,39 seconds. Only six hundredths of a second they lost colleagues from Red Bull.Mechanics in Williams did not get this time the top three.

2017-05-15 13:34:03

Adrian Newey Our new car

Adrian Newey Our new car

On the eve of the Grand Prix of Spain all talked about the fact that Red Bull is preparing a new version of the machine. Technical team Director Adrian Newey said that in fact prepared a number of updates.Adrian Newey "I've heard what they say about us. But actually this is not a new car, not half new. It's usual update. The media have exaggerated what he saw. We're just getting some updates and not a new car.The last two years, I'm pretty actively involved in other projects, so it's hard for me to communicate with my colleagues in Formula 1. I think that now is the time to fix it.Of course, problems with the suspension early in the season played a role but not the main. We are lagging behind, because all took a step forward, not just our team".

2017-05-15 13:14:03

The head of Red Bull Lonely race for ricciardo

Head Red Bull Christian Horner commented on the results of the race in Spain for their team.Christian Horner "Daniel had a great race, almost alone. Sorry, we didn't have enough speed to fight with the leaders. We obviously benefited from the gathering of Bottas, so Riccardo owes its first year, the podium exactly Valtteri. Max started well, but became a victim of unfortunate circumstances in the first turn. Bottas crashed into Kimi, which, in turn, demolished our pilot.We understand that a lot of work ahead. Our package of upgrades is not ideal. Now we look to the future, the most prestigious race in the calendar, the Monaco Grand Prix. I hope that we can show there is a good show".

2017-05-14 18:04:03

Sergio Perez Great day for the team

The pilot Force India Sergio Perez in the race Grand Prix of Spain finished fourth. This result allowed the Mexican to come close in the championship to the pilots of Red Bull.Sergio Perez "It's a great day for us, it's good points. It's a really incredible day We have used this opportunity in full.Our secret to good teamwork. We have held a number of successful races, and has only been possible because of the strategy and attitude of the team. We use all the resources that we have. Not so much as leaders, but all embarking on the most important priorities. We avoid errors and are looking for opportunities".

2017-05-14 17:44:06

Esteban Windows Great finish for the team

Esteban Windows Great finish for the team

The pilot Force India Esteban-UPS in the race Grand Prix of Spain finished fifth for the Frenchman's best result in his career.Esteban Windows "Is a great finish for the team. We did a good job with the team for the result this weekend. We had a good racing speed. It was not easy to drive at full speed, but now we are happy with the results. We are far from Red Bull in speed and capabilities, but so far, so good. The season is long and a lot can happen".

2017-05-14 17:44:03

Max Verstappen I Have no claims to Raikkonen

Max Verstappen I Have no claims to Raikkonen

The pilot of Red Bull Max Verstappen out of the race the race Grand Prix of Spain after the first turn. Ahead of the Monaco Grand Prix, where the young Dutchman has never finished getting into an accident.Max Verstappen "I was on my trajectory, but Bottas hit Kimi, who - me. I have no claim to Kimi, since he was not to blame - it hit Bottas. Although initially I was outraged by the blow, Kimi. Not yet watched the replay, didn't fully understand the picture of what happened.I have no problem with pressure before Monaco. I feel good and confident".

2017-05-14 17:24:04

Riccardo Daniel We were lucky with this podium

Riccardo Daniel We were lucky with this podium

Daniel ricciardo in the race Grand Prix of Spain finished third. For Red Bull this first podium in this season.Riccardo Daniel "I am very pleased with the result. Thank you all for your support. We spent an average start, and speed to fight for the podium was not enough. We are very lucky to be in third place. The real chances of it was not. These glasses were a great gift for the team".

2017-05-14 16:54:03

Chronicle of the race Grand Prix of Spain

Chronicle of the race Grand Prix of Spain

144347 - Today from pole position, 3rd time this season and 64th time in his career, will start Lewis Hamilton.144414 - Next to it is the place to start is the championship leader Sebastian Vettel.144547 - Second row turned completely Finnish Valtteri Bottas and Kimi Raikkonen.144626 - the Third row behind the pilots of Red Bull last year's winner Max Verstappen and Daniel ricciardo.144646 - the Seventh will start the hero of skill and the idol of the local fans Fernando Alonso144721 - Honda brought an updated engine and it allowed for the first time in the season to qualify for the finals of qualification. That's just enough reliability to earn points144745 - Completing the top ten Sergi Perez, Felipe Massa and Esteban Windows.144801 - Next Magnussen, Sainz, Hulkenberg, Grosjean, Wehrlein, Ericsson, Palmer, Stroll, Kvyat and Vandorn.144836 - Actually, the last was to be launched Daniil Kvyat, who was having problems with the updated car, but Stoffel Vandorn received a fine for the replacement of elements of the power plant.144907 - Before the start.