Red Bull Racing

Red Bull Racing is an Austrian Formula One racing team based in Milton Keynes, England. It is, along with Scuderia Toro Rosso, one of two teams owned by beverage company Red Bull GmbH. The team became the 2010 Formula One Constructors' Championship winner in only their sixth year of competition, becoming the first Austrian team to win the title. The team also produced the dual world champion driver of 2010 and 2011, Sebastian Vettel. The team is managed by Christian Horner, boss of the Arden International GP2 Series team. The team has used Renault engines since 2007, and have a contract to do so until 2016. The current Red Bull team can trace its origins back to the Stewart Grand Prix outfit that made its debut in 1997. Jackie Stewart sold his team to the Ford Motor Company late in 1999, and Ford made the decision to rebrand the team Jaguar Racing, with little subsequent success over the next five years. The Jaguar Racing Formula One constructor and racing team was put up for sale in September 2004 when its owner, the Ford Motor Company, decided it could "no longer make a compelling business case for any of its brands to compete in F1." Red Bull, an energy drinks company, agreed...
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