Red Bull Racing F1 team 2015

Red Bull Formula 1 car 2015
11 Mar, 2015 3:30pm

Engine Renault
Races 184
Wins 50
Titles 4
Last year 2nd (405pts)

After Sebastian Vettel’s four years of domination, Red Bull was brought back down to earth last season. The German has now departed for Ferrari, making way for young Russian Daniil Kvyat to step up from Toro Rosso and take on Daniel Ricciardo – the only non-Mercedes driver to win a race in 2014.

The Aussie marked himself out as a true star and potential future champion with his performances last year, but on testing form Red Bull will be more concerned about battling Ferrari and Williams than chasing down Mercedes when the flag falls in Melbourne.

Our verdict: Red Bull’s in much better shape than it was at the start of 2014, but it’ll be vying with Williams and Ferrari for the title of ‘best of the rest’.


Daniel Ricciardo

Races 69
Wins 3
Titles 0
Last yr 3rd (238pts)
Age 25
Twitter @danielricciardo
Did you know? Ricciardo’s father is originally from Sicily and his mother from Calabria in southern Italy.

Daniil Kvyat

Races 19
Wins 0
Titles 0
Last yr 15th (8pts)
Age 20
Twitter @Dany_Kvyat
Did you know? Dany currently lives in Rome, and speaks English, Spanish and Italian, as well as Russian.

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