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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  • Germans read English weather better than Hamilton

    The Associated Press 2 weeks ago
    Germans read English weather better than Hamilton
    SILVERSTONE, England (AP) — Defending four time champion Sebastian Vettel was one of three Germans who profited from anticipating drying track conditions in Saturday's dramatic qualifying for the British Grand Prix, in stark contrast to local Lewis Hamilton. Vettel claimed ...
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    Ricciardo cheers Red Bull recovery

    The Associated Press 2 weeks ago
    Ricciardo cheers Red Bull recovery
    SILVERSTONE, England (AP) — Australian Daniel Ricciardo was all smiles Friday after his Red Bull team bounced back to form in practice for the British Grand Prix. The champion team struggled badly in Austria two weeks ago where Ricciardo finished eighth ...
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    Renault reshuffle after Red Bull criticism

    The Associated Press 2 weeks ago
    SILVERSTONE, England (AP) — The Renault engine supply team that powered Sebastian Vettel to four successive Formula One championships announced a major reshuffle on Thursday after mounting criticism from Red Bull. The most dramatic move saw Renault Sport F1 president and ...

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