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Daniil Kvyat: Red Bull reject joins Ferrari as development driver

Kvyat struggled to impress at Toro Rosso last season and was replaced by Pierre Gasly. He was previously dropped by sister team Red Bull in 2016 Red Bull reject Daniil Kvyat has been signed by Ferrari as their development driver. The 23-year-old Russian’s role will primarily involve work in the Italian team’s simulator. There are […]

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Red Bull try to diffuse Renault engine row

Renault’s F1 boss Cyril Abiteboul suggested Toro Rosso’s failures were down to the cars and not the Renault engines Red Bull have moved to defuse a toxic row between their junior team Toro Rosso and engine supplier Renault. Red Bull motorsport boss Helmut Marko said: “There has never been any question we have not been […]

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Max Verstappen signs new Red Bull deal

Verstappen is the youngest race winner in F1 history Max Verstappen has extended his Red Bull contract by a year to the end of the 2020 season. The move seems to end speculation about the possibility of the 20-year-old Dutchman moving to Mercedes or Ferrari within the next couple of years. He said: “Red Bull […]

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Red Bull to split with Renault at end of 2018 season

Red Bull and Renault won four consecutive drivers’ and constructors’ titles between 2010-13 Red Bull are set to split with engine partner Renault at the end of the 2018 Formula 1 season, multiple sources have told BBC Sport. Renault have told Red Bull they no longer want to supply them after next season and while […]