Alexander Albon is targeting a return to Formula 1 in 2022 after losing his drive at the end of last season.
Failure to agree a deal to continue using Honda’s power units would have left Red Bull’s commitment to Formula 1 in doubt, says team principal Christian Horner.
Red Bull is prepared to develop its own power units when Formula 1 introduces new regulations in 2025.
Red Bull expect Mercedes to make a swoop for Max Verstappen if Lewis Hamilton decides not to drive for them again in 2022.
Red Bull is not seeking a sponsor to brand its power units from next year when it takes over running its Honda-developed F1 engines.
Red Bull and its sister team AlphaTauri will continue using Honda’s power units until Formula 1’s new engine rules are introduced in 2025, the teams have confirmed.
The confirmation of F1’s engine freeze for 2022 fired the starting gun for Red Bull to begin building the new facility which will service their ex-Honda power units next year.
Unresolved questions over F1’s future engines plus the usual paddock politics are frustrating Red Bull’s efforts to win rivals over to a freeze on power unit development.
Red Bull will have to wait at least another two weeks for a decision on future power unit rules which has vital implications for their 2022 campaign.
Red Bull’s hopes of continuing to use Honda power units after the 2021 F1 season rest on a crucial vote next week on changes to the engine regulations.
Sergio Perez says he is prepared for the challenge of going up against Max Verstappen at Red Bull, who he described as “one of the fastest, if not the fastest” drivers in F1.
Red Bull team principal Christian Horner’s words from every round of the 2020 season chart how Alexander Albon went from a near-winner at round one to losing his seat after the season finale.
Alexander Albon has spoken for the first time about the pain of losing his seat at Red Bull for the 2021 F1 season.
Seven years on from his unsuccessful stint at McLaren, a much more experienced Sergio Perez says he is ready to make his return to a top team with Red Bull.
Sergio Perez doesn’t expect his breakthrough victory in the Sakhir Grand Prix will guarantee Red Bull pick him to drive for them next year.
Sergio Perez has said he will take a sabbatical from motor racing next year if he does not get a Formula 1 seat with Red Bull.
Red Bull’s sporting director Jonathan Wheatley will miss this weekend’s Bahrain Grand Prix after testing positive for Covid-19.
Alexander Albon says there were “a lot of positives to take away from Turkey” as Red Bull give him more time to show he deserves to stay with them in 2021.
Red Bull may postpone its decision on who will be Max Verstappen’s team mate for the 2021 season until after next month’s season finale.
Alexander Albon believes a late call to pit under the Safety Car cost him a chance of a podium finish at the Emilia Romagna Grand Prix.