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

2017-12-23 13:24:06

Red Bull is preparing to win the first race

Sports consultant to Red Bull Helmut Marko said that next year the challenge is to fight for victory from the first race.Helmut Marko "We have noticed a trend that we earn more points in the second half of the season. For many years the philosophy of the Adrian Newey was to represent the car as late as possible, but the following year we changed the approach.Now we are behind schedule by two weeks compared to last year. If the engine is reliable, we will be able to fight in the leading group from the first race of the season.

2017-12-20 10:34:05

The head of Red Bull eSports is our present

The head of Red Bull eSports is our present

Head Red Bull Christian Horner believes that e-sports need to maintain and develop.Christian Horner "It's very important. The number of people involved in eSports on a global scale is just tremendous. For example, Max Verstappen, if he isn't in our simulator, then buy players in FIFA SonyPlaystation.This modern generation, today's young people is a key element. We only have to support their interests.Brand power Formula 1 allows us to come to many new markets, and eSports would be a logical step. New market is a new opportunity and a Testament to our desire to support the development of future technologies".

2017-12-17 12:54:05

Daniel ricciardo Brendon Hartley helped his persistence

Daniel ricciardo Brendon Hartley helped his persistence

Pilot Red Bull Daniel Riccardo believes that Brendon Hartley was able to muscle his way into Formula 1.Daniel ricciardo "I think in the case of Brandon, the decisive factor was persistence. He was in the family of Red Bull and left, and after that, he acted in different series. He was always trying to fight your way back.He constantly called different people and asked to give him a second chance, to allow the pilot the best machines. And eventually it started working.He did everything himself - he doesn't have a rich family or something else. He created opportunities for himself and Red Bull praised it for giving him a second chance.I think now he is much more Mature pilot and is able to handle the pressure".

2017-12-17 10:44:05

Max Verstappen Girls should be part of the grid

Max Verstappen Girls should be part of the grid

The pilot of Red Bull Max Verstappen believes that the girls at the start of the race will remain part of the championship in the future. Previously the sports Director of a Formula 1 Ross Brawn said that the issue of denial of the presence of girls on the starting grid.Max Verstappen "Girls must stay"The pilot of Renault's Nico Hulkenberg added "It would be a shame if they stole this ornament of the grid. What will happen next year".

2017-12-16 12:34:04

Helmut Marko, Kvyat is blown

Helmut Marko, Kvyat is blown

Sports consultant to Red Bull Helmut Marko said that Daniil Kvyat has great potential, but because of the problems the Russians just burned out mentally.Helmut Marko "Daniel is a talented pilot. Unfortunately, in Formula 1 he showed his capabilities in the first years in the Toro Rosso and Red Bull, and then he began to take. He had problems with tires and brakes that was not Riccardo.He has lost his speed, he's just burned out mentally. We much change to return it to its former form, but he would often get into a crash and began to react negatively to criticism. Daniel closed in himself, he wanted nothing to discuss.I remember how Daniel performed in GP3, his incredible race in Spa and Monza. In 2014, Toro Rosso with failing brakes he was fighting with Kimi Raikkonen in a Ferrari. But not enough to spend a few good races".

2017-12-16 11:54:03

Lewis Hamilton recommends that Fernando Alonso to fight

Lewis Hamilton recommends that Fernando Alonso to fight

Pilot Mercedes Lewis Hamilton said that he hoped to fight for the title from Fernando Alonso.Lewis Hamilton "I'm going to prepare to fight more than ever. I will do everything to try and earn his fifth title next year.It will be a four-sided confrontation we, Red Bull, Ferrari and possibly McLaren. We can't afford to be complacent after the victory, we need to continue to work and improve in all areas.McLaren got the Renault engines. This year we were having a good duel with Alonso, and I'd like to be more of them in the future. Fernando deserves to fight in the leading group, so I hope he will be able to join the battle".

2017-12-16 11:04:03

Riccardo Daniel I intend to be faster in 2018

Riccardo Daniel I intend to be faster in 2018

Pilot Red Bull Daniel Riccardo said that he wants to become a faster pilot next year, especially in qualifying, where he lost to teammate max Verstappen with the score 713.Daniel ricciardo "I don't often attacked in the race, but perfectly acted in the qualification. But this season things have changed, and Saturday was for me not the best.Feel that on Sundays I'm still progressing, but this year I have achieved stagnation in the results. I wouldn't call it a step backwards, but I will work to become faster next year. In the end, you can always improve something".

2017-12-15 11:44:03

James Ki not easy to put a Honda engine in the car Toro Rosso

James Ki not easy to put a Honda engine in the car Toro Rosso

In the next season Toro Rosso will use the Honda powerplant. Technical Director of the Italian team James Ki talked about the difficulties of transition to new engines.James Key "Honda Powerplant are markedly different, they are more compact than the Renault, but have a completely different architecture. You just can't put other engines - much needs to change in the layout of the machine. Yes, some details remain, but some will have to change, and the third and completely develop from scratch.Our team is actively working with Red Bull, but we are doing a lot themselves. We even have our own wind tunnel. Rules for Formula 1 require that we independently develop the car. Gearbox - the only thing we get from Red Bull".

2017-12-14 14:44:03

Helmut Marko Sirotkin faster Kubica

Sports consultant to Red Bull Helmut Marko, commenting on the situation with the candidates for a place in Williams, said that Sergey Sirotkin on the tests in Abu Dhabi was faster than Robert Kubica.Helmut Marko "Sirotkin was faster. In addition, he has 15 million dollars, and Kubica this sponsorship package can not boast.However, Williams will not be an experienced pilot. They don't seem to want to move forward".

2017-12-12 11:04:04

Statistics season 2017 starts with the first row

Statistics season 2017 starts with the first row

In the course of the last season, only six pilots had a chance to start the race from the first row. The record for the number of hits on the first row of steel Sebastian Vettel and Lewis Hamilton.Starts with the first row, the pilots1. Sebastian Vettel, The Ferrari - 142. Lewis Hamilton, Mercedes 133. Kimi Raikkonen, Ferrari - 5 Driver Valtteri Bottas, Mercedes - 55. Max Verstappen, Red Bull - 16. Lance Stroll, Williams - 1V last year the pilots Ferrari never not started first, Rada, and this year Daniel Riccardo from Red Bull failed to make this rating. But it came debutant lance Stroll from Williams. However, in his case helped numerous penalties received by opponents for the replacement of elements of the power plant.In Sochi Mercedes pilots started only from the second row, thereby ending a run of 30 hits on the first row. According to this indicator, the German team takes third place in the history of Formula 1. The record lacked five races.The series starts from the first row, the command1. Williams - 35 1992-19942. McLaren - 33 1988-19903. Mercedes - 30 2015-20174. Williams - 26 1995-19975. Red Bull - 24 2010-20116. Mercedes - 23 2014-20157. Williams - 17 1986-1987 Red Bull - 17 2009-20109. Ferrari - 16 1970-1971 Lotus - 16 1973-1974.

2017-12-12 10:44:04

The head of Red Bull the Profit will come, but three years later

Head Red Bull Christian Horner believes that Liberty will bring the championship to profits, but not soon.Christian Horner "I think that with the new structure that we have now, dividends and profits will come, but it will be a little late. Perhaps we will see a profit only in 2019, 2020 or 2021.But all this is inevitable, because the money invested in infrastructure, costs have increased. The model that we have, compared to the previous guidance is significantly different. But perhaps in a world in which we live, it is appropriate that the owner of the commercial rights he wants to exercise. It is therefore inevitable that they should invest money in this business".

2017-12-11 11:24:03

Riccardo Really wanted to throw Verstappen helmet

Riccardo Really wanted to throw Verstappen helmet

Daniel ricciardo, remembering the past season, admitted that after leaving Hungary due to clashes with partner Red Bull wanted to throw your helmet in max Verstappen.Daniel Riccardo in an interview with ESPN "the Most embarrassing moment of the season is Hungary. I was very angry, because he was not to blame for the collision. The marshals wanted to divert me from the road, but I told him not to touch me. I was wondering when Max will come along to show him an obscene gesture and throw his helmet.But, obviously, I would never do that because I am a good athlete".

2017-12-11 11:14:03

Statistics season 2017 leading in the race

Statistics season 2017 leading in the race

During the past season by the leaders of the race had time to visit only six pilots. Most of all the leader of the race passed champion Lewis Hamilton 2871 km 47.4 per cent of the total distance of 20 races. Last year, the achievement became champion Nico Rosberg was a little worse 42.8 percent.Of the six pilots in the lead in the race, only Kimi Raikkonen has never won.Leading in the race in the season 2017, the pilots, km1. Lewis Hamilton, Mercedes - 28712. Sebastian Vettel, The Ferrari - 13123. Valtteri Bottas, Mercedes - 9624. Max Verstappen, Red Bull - 6395. Kimi Raikkonen, Ferrari - 1436. Daniel ricciardo, Red Bull - 137 already mentioned, six pilots have been at the head of the race this year. For comparison in 2016, the leader managed to visit also 6 pilots, in 2015 - 7 pilots, in 2014-m - 10 pilots in 2012 and 2013 - 13 pilots. And the record maximum of 15 pilots belongs to season 2008. Record-minimum of 4 of the pilot - behind the season 1988.Passed distance record remains Vettel, who in the 2011 season stayed on the first position 3794 km 65.5 of the race of all races.Leading in the race in the season 2017, teams, km1. Mercedes - 3833 63.2 per cent2. Ferrari - 14553. Red Bull - 775 consecutive year in this ranking no McLaren. Meanwhile, this team holds the record for leading in the race. In 1988 Ayrton Senna and Alain Prost drove in the first position 4622 km, but then the season consisted of 16 races, so in percentage terms 97,4 achievement of the British team remains out of reach.Maximum number of teams, pilots who managed to get in the head of the race, remains the leader of season-1975 - 10 teams. Only three teams could boast of leadership in 1953, 1988, 1992, 2000 and 2002 gg.

2017-12-11 10:14:03

Cyril abiteboul Carlos Sainz brought much good to the team/

Cyril abiteboul Carlos Sainz brought much good to the team/

The head of Renault's Cyril abiteboul said that Carlos Sainz, whose French team was poached from Toro Rosso at the end of the season, brought a lot of new energy.Cyril abiteboul "He obviously brought a lot of energy, of motivation, he has demonstrated a willingness to continue to move forward, to continue to show what he's capable of outside of the environment of Red Bull. Our team of op proved himself a strong pilot and was even able to score some important points.He showed some very useful areas for development for next year, because he came from the team with a different vision of the work. He brought with him some ideas and suggestions. He is very well versed in the mechanics of the car and how it all works. For us it will be a major step forward next year. We made the right decision, inviting the pilot".

2017-12-11 09:54:04

The head of Red Bull Liberty are doing a lot right

Head Red Bull Christian Horner said that Liberty, the new owner of Formula 1, perfectly copes with his work in the championship.Christian Horner "You need to invest in a business in order to save money, and I think that Liberty in this respect was a very good year.They spent a season, hiring new professionals, they formed new rules of the game for 2021.It is very easy to criticize the counting of votes or the level of spending, it's just a different mentality, not like Bernie Ecclestone. Bernie was a very closed shop. He was marketing Department, he was sales and it was just the same type of show.Liberty, acquiring a business, built a new structure. They also want to make a lot in the championship, and this involves costs.Inevitably there will be investments that will have impact for 2018 and maybe even 2019, but we expect that in two years everything will return back".

2017-12-10 10:44:07

Valentino Rossi's Silly to ask Verstappen to slow down

Multiple MotoGP champion Valentino Rossi said that he will not like to hear requests to slow down during races from the Red Bull team to max Verstappen.Valentino Rossi "Verstappen is the new star of Formula 1. It does its job well, but they're trying to slow it down is crazy. If I could lead this championship, I would like to see on the grid 12 Verstappen.Max is an extraordinary pilot, he is young, he makes fun of the system, and he famously rides, what the audience likes.Such Verstappen Johann Zarco, the newcomer of MotoGP. None of them ever slowing down in the fight for the position, so you need to free up space, otherwise there is a danger that you'll both go the distance".

2017-12-09 13:54:03

Alain Prost Renault will hardly be able to beat McLaren and Red Bull

Alain Prost Renault will hardly be able to beat McLaren and Red Bull

The Renault brand Ambassador Alain Prost said that his team is in theory not able to beat Red Bull and McLaren next year.Alain Prost "Any pressure on the team, as for me, this is a positive process, even if it is difficult.Factory stables will compete against the two well-established teams, where the whole organization that Renault still adjusts, already exists.And both of these teams also have the best pilots, maybe even the best. On paper we won't be able to beat Red Bull and McLaren".And Red Bull and McLaren next season will use the Renault engines.

2017-12-08 10:34:03

/Daniel ricciardo People quickly get used to Halo

/Daniel ricciardo People quickly get used to Halo

Next year in Formula 1 will appear to the system Halo, which was criticized by many drivers. But Daniel Riccardo from Red Bull believes that it will get used to a new kind of car.Riccardo Daniel "I'm Sure people will quickly get used to Halo. When in 2009 the machine has seriously changed, many didn't like it either, but they're used to.Halo introduced for the sake of security. This system protects the pilot from debris that can cause serious injury. When a few years racing without tragedies, many start to forget about safety. But the first serious incident causes to think about it.Because of the Halo race will not lose the adrenaline. Everything will be as before".

2017-12-07 10:44:03

Statistics season 2017 podiums

Statistics season 2017 podiums

During the past season on the podium managed to visit seven of the pilots. And the record for most finishes in the top three steel Lewis Hamilton, Sebastian Vettel and Valtteri Bottas for 13 podiums in 20 races.Podiums in the season-2017 pilots1. Lewis Hamilton, Mercedes - 13 Sebastian Vettel, The Ferrari - 13 Driver Valtteri Bottas, Mercedes - 134. Daniel Ricciardo, Red Bull - 95. Kimi Raikkonen, Ferrari - 76. Max Verstappen, Red Bull - 47. Lance Stroll, Williams - 1 career on the catwalk has been Stroll. For the third consecutive year in the top three never came Fernando Alonso.As already mentioned, seven pilots during the season were able to reach the podium. And the record over the past decade was 2008, when the top three were able to get 14 pilots.The number of pilots who were on the podium in recent years2017 - 7 2016 - 92015 - 102014 - 102013 - 82012 - 132011 - 72010 - 82009 - 132008 - 14 Mercedes in total have been on the podium 26 times. All the others put together 34.Podiums in the season 2017, commands1. Mercedes - 262. Ferrari - 203. Red Bull - 134. Williams - 1 in 2013 without a podium left the team Force India. As for McLaren this is the third consecutive season with no finishes in the top three.

2017-12-07 10:24:02

Renault sets modest goals for new season

The Renault brand Ambassador Alain Prost said that the objectives of the French team of Formula 1 are quite modest.Alain Prost "I think we should be realistic and careful with our goals.Why Because the team competitors grow in their results. We should develop step by step, but we will show that it is progressing.We need to recognize that there is still much to be done to reduce the backlog from Mercedes, Ferrari and Red Bull. Next year we must not lose 1.5 seconds on the circle, and only 0.8.Here's how we do it we need to build not only the car but also team spirit, pay attention to detail.

2017-12-06 18:44:03

Kvyat has worked on the simulator Williams

As reported by Sky Sports, the former pilot of Red Bull and Toro Rosso Daniel Quat still claim a place in the Williams team.Daniel had already visited the base Williams in Grove. It is known that he, at least, once worked on a simulator of the British team.Besides Kvyat, the place in Williams expect Robert Kubica and Sergey Sirotkin.

2017-12-06 11:34:04

Statistics season 2017 the best circles

Statistics season 2017 the best circles

Last season, eight of the pilots were able to show the best lap time during the race. The most distinguished champion Lewis Hamilton, for which he received the honorary prize of the DHL Fastest Lap. Last season the trophy went to Nico Rosberg.Best circles in the season 2017, the pilots1. Lewis Hamilton, Mercedes - 72. Sebastian Vettel, The Ferrari - 53. Kimi Raikkonen, Ferrari - 2 Valtteri Bottas, Mercedes - 25. Sergio Perez, Force India - 1 Fernando Alonso, McLaren - 1 Daniel ricciardo, Red Bull - 1 Max Verstappen, Red Bull - 1U Raikkonen is now 45 best circles, and for this indicator, the Finn ranks second in the entire history of the championship. First with a large margin is Michael Schumacher with an incredible result in 77 laps. The Hamilton 38 laps, and he takes the 4th place.Best circles in the season of 2017, commands1. Mercedes - 92. Ferrari - 73. Red Bull - 24. Force India - 1 McLaren - McLaren 1V while dreaming of podiums, but every year Alonso celebrated one of the best around. This time it was at the Grand Prix of Hungary.

2017-12-05 16:04:04

Statistics season 2017 pole position

Statistics season 2017 pole position

If last season the Mercedes team has won 20 of qualifications, this time its the pilots only earned 15 pole positions. A large part of the victories on account of Lewis Hamilton.The pole position of the season-2017 pilots1. Lewis Hamilton, Mercedes - 112. Sebastian Vettel, The Ferrari - 43. Valtteri Bottas, Mercedes - 44. Kimi Raikkonen, Ferrari 1 in his career earned the pole position, Bottas. And his compatriot, who plays for Ferrari, started from pole position for the first time since 2008The pole position in the season 2017, commands1. Mercedes - 152. Ferrari 5 comparison with last year, the Red Bull team was left without poles. But in the Ferrari after last year's lull won five qualifications. And in Monaco both drivers of the Scuderia started with the first line, for the first time since the Grand Prix of France 2008.Quick pole in the truest sense of the word came from Hamilton in Spa. The Briton drove a lap with an average speed of 245.867 km/h. a Year ago, the highest average speed was shown in Monza -257.038 km/h, but this time qualification in Italy took place on a wet track.The slowest lap traditionally happened in Monaco Kimi Raikkonen won the pole with an average speed of 166.438 km/h. the Biggest gap of the owner of the pole from the nearest rival recorded during a rainfall qualification in Italy, where Lewis Hamilton beat max Verstappen 1,148 seconds. Minimum separation happened in Japan, where Lewis Hamilton lost Valtteri bottas the only 23 thousandths of a second.

2017-12-05 11:04:03

Christian Horner I don't think Alfa Romeo will be gone in a few years

Christian Horner I don't think Alfa Romeo will be gone in a few years

The following season, Alfa Romeo will become the title sponsor of Sauber. Head Red Bull Christian Horner believes that the Italian brand will stay long in the championship.Christian Horner "Alfa Romeo falls under the same management as Ferrari. In other words, all led by Sergio Marchionne. So I can't believe he led the company into Formula 1 to go away in a couple of years.I think this shows that Formula 1 is attractive to eminent brands. Otherwise, the Alfa Romeo would not be in the Formula-1".We will remind that the title sponsor Red Bull next season will be another automaker Infiniti.

2017-12-04 14:34:04

Statistics season 2017 victory

Statistics season 2017 victory

In the last season to win the race managed five pilots is a significant progress compared to previous years when we won three or four.The winners of the races of the season-2017 pilots1. Lewis Hamilton, Mercedes 92. Sebastian Vettel, The Ferrari - 53. Valtteri Bottas, Mercedes - 34. Max Verstappen, Red Bull - 25. Daniel ricciardo, Red Bull - 1After failed 2016 Vettel returned to the camp of the victors, winning five races. Bottas for the first time stood on the top step of the podium after he replaced overalls Williams to Mercedes.Winners of races of season 2017, the team1. Mercedes - 122. Ferrari - 53. Red Bull - 3V the previous three seasons, the pilots Mercedes won 16 races and more. This time the result was much more modest.

2017-12-04 11:54:04

The head of Red Bull Reliability is the key to success next season

The head of Red Bull Reliability is the key to success next season

Head Red Bull Christian Horner believes that the reliability of the machines is the key to success in 2018.Christian Horner "reliability is a key issue next year, but it also refers to the program development chassis. In the second half of last season we well working on it and we need to move in this direction.Brazil is sensitive to power, and in Abu Dhabi we can see that Mercedes has worked the best.If you heard their radio conversations about the work with the engine They can move half a second faster or slower, depending on which mode the engine choose.We hats off to them, as the team did their job perfectly. But so far only the engine performance is our difference".

2017-12-03 12:14:04

Daniel ricciardo Departure from Red Bull Kvyat will make stronger

Daniel ricciardo Departure from Red Bull Kvyat will make stronger

Daniil Kvyat can still return to Formula 1, even if he has to miss the whole year. This is the opinion of the pilot Red Bull Daniel Riccardo.Daniel ricciardo "I think if Daniel will miss the season, then it'll make him stronger.He's naturally very talented, what I've learned, when we were teammates. He was often very fast.He's still very young and I think he has a chance to prove himself in Formula 1. He just needs to reboot.In this regard, I am sure that leaving Red Bull would make him stronger.

2017-12-03 12:04:03

Helmut Marko Red Bull Technology will help Honda

Red Bull is already working with Honda, and everything goes to the fact that this team will go to Japanese engines in 2019. The Honda engineers have provided the opportunity to work in the Red Bull Technology centre, equipped with state of the art simulators.In the next year, given the collapse of the Union McLaren-Honda, the Japanese company will supply engines exclusively to Junior team Toro Rosso.Sports consultant to Red Bull "we're working with Honda to make the engine updated for more competitive Toro Rosso.We are very pleased with what Honda has done and will continue to do until the start of the season.Red Bull technology must also help to make progress. We'll see what happens. Only in the middle of next year we will know what to do in 2019".

2017-12-03 11:24:04

Riccardo Daniel I respect the achievement of Hamilton

Riccardo Daniel I respect the achievement of Hamilton

Pilot Red Bull Daniel Riccardo said that he respects the achievement of Lewis Hamilton last season.Daniel ricciardo "Last season was in the hands of Lewis - I respect this achievement. He had a great car, but I think the car SEB was just as good, and Lewis just kept himself in better shape, not paying attention to provocations on the track and outside it. He showed the best level of consistency and composure. You have to respect that.He was always very quick and I think he had a great season.