Sebastian Vettel admits Red Bull are starting their championship defence on the back foot after problems during winter testing.
Red Bull’s testing programme was wrecked by a string of problems with the RB10 which could threatens to end their run of championship success.
Sebastian Vettel is hoping that upgrades to his car for the first race of the season will solve the problems that have dogged Red Bull during testing so far.
Daniel Ricciardo said his stint in the Red Bull RB10 today was “the best I’ve felt so far” despite more problems limiting him to 39 laps of running.
Red Bull were satisfied with their most productive day of testing so far this year in Bahrain after Sebastian Vettel covered 59 laps in the RB10.
Sebastian Vettel admitted Red Bull are unhappy with their problematic start to the season which continued on the first day of the second test in Bahrain today.
A “litany of issues” have prevented Renault from achieving meaningful running with their Energy F1 power unit, according to their deputy managing director Rob White.
Daniel Ricciardo says the pressure is not on Red Bull despite their early end to testing at Jerez.
Red Bull expect to have their cooling problems solved in time for the second test of the year at Bahrain.
Daniel Ricciardo says the problems which have limited Red Bull to 14 laps in three days are unlikely to be solved overnight.
Red Bull have been forced to cancel their running for a second day at Jerez after further problems with their RB10.
Daniel Ricciardo says his aim on joining Red Bull is to establish himself as a front-running driver.
Red Bull’s new RB10 Formula One car was still being completed as the first day of testing began, team principal Christian Horner admitted.
Red Bull team principal Christian Horner says extending the unpopular double points plan to three races instead of one could make it less of a lottery.
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Red Bull won their fourth championship in a row but changes to the rules and within the team may mean their days of dominating are numbered.
Red Bull have lost two more members of their technical staff to a rival team.
Antonio Felix da Costa has joined Red Bull’s 2014 line-up as a test driver.
The battle for supremacy was closer at Red Bull than it was at Ferrari. But, like Alonso, Vettel was never beaten by his outgoing team mate over a full season.
Sebastian Vettel said his feat of winning nine consecutive races didn’t bear comparison with Alberto Ascari’s similar achievement.