January 7th, 2011
Narain Karthikeyan (HHP/Erik Perel Photo) MADRID, Spain — Narain Karthikeyan, the native of India who was voted the most popular driver in the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series in 2010, will return to Formula One this year to drive for HRT.
November 7th, 2010
Sebastian Vettel (Steve Etherington Photo) SAO PAULO, Brazil — Sebastian Vettel and Mark Webber wrapped up the world constructors’ championship for Red Bull by finishing first and second, respectively, in the Brazilian Grand Prix. “We have beaten them fair and square,” Webber said of Ferrari and McLaren. “The rest can say what they want but we have the constructors’ at the moment, and it is a very, very good achievement by the team.” But the world drivers’ championship is still wide open
October 5th, 2010
TOKYO — Red Bull won in Japan last year, but team principal Christian Horner, speaking to National Speed Sport News and other F-1 media outlets, cautioned that the pace of development in F-1 could make last year’s result irrelevant. “We’re going probably two seconds a lap faster than we were at this time last year,” Horner explained. “So I think it’s all going to be about who develops the most efficiently between now and the end of the year.
September 7th, 2010
BLOOMINGTON, Minn. — While concern and speculation continue over whether the overall complex of the new Korea Int’l Circuit will be totally finished in time for that country to host its first grand prix on Oct.
September 7th, 2010
BLOOMINGTON, Minn. — Red Bull is unconcerned about the more stringent tests the FIA will introduce at the Italian Grand Prix in an effort to prevent the front wings from flexing.
August 31st, 2010
FRANCORCHAMPS, Belgium — Red Bull’s front wing passed the much tougher load test mandated by the FIA for the Belgian Grand Prix. Indeed, the team used the same wing it did in Hungary. But was it drooping as close to the ground at Spa as it was at the last race
April 26th, 2010
BLOOMINGTON, Minn. — Like most racing people, the F-1 fraternity is overly obsessed with getting home from a race on the Sunday night or the following Monday. So when they got stranded in China after the ash from the volcano in Iceland shut down much of European airspace, the F-1 folks went to all sorts of extremes
March 28th, 2010
MELBOURNE, Australia — Red Bull does not have a trick system to adjust the ride height of its cars, insists team principal Christian Horner. But there was plenty of speculation swirling around the Albert Park paddock about teams using such systems.