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Red Bull Racing Will Switch To The Notorious Honda F1 Engines Next Year 

Just last year, Honda Formula One engines were a mix of the biggest joke and the biggest mechanical plague in the sport. “Honda” was so synonymous with “bad” in F1 that you could practically swap the words out in a sentence. Now, Honda is the new engine supplier for F1’s third-best team, Red Bull Racing.Read […]

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Daniel Ricciardo Set The Fastest-Ever Lap At Monaco And It Will Break Your Brain

In Formula One, Monaco is as difficult as it is beautiful. It’s hard to pass, so seeing that happen is impressive but rare. It’s the spectacle of modern F1 cars hustling through a course where they barely seem to fit at speed. That’s why Daniel Ricciardo’s pole position lap—which set a new record there—is a…Read […]

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Red Bull Radio to bring back Live From Detroit for Movement

Red Bull has announced it will reinstate Red Bull Radio’s Live From Detroit, from May 21–28, to coincide with Detroit’s fiercely celebrated 12th edition of Movement Festival — an also celebrates an 11-year partnership between the institutions. The show will be packed with a week of Detroit-centric coverage, including guest DJs, artist interviews, and historical segments […]

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1200 Horsepower Four-Rotor Mazda MX-5 Shreds The Aussie F1 Circuit

Got a race coming up? You’ll definitely want to take a look at the track first. Formula One driver Daniel Ricciardo just had the best recon lap ever for this weekend’s Australian Grand Prix: in the passenger seat of pro drifter Mad Mike Whiddett’s 1200-horsepower four-rotor turbo rotary-powered Mazda MX-5. Read more… Continue Reading at […]

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Red Bull Music Festival New York announces 2018 programming

Red Bull Music Festival returns to New York this year for its sixth annual installment, celebrating a breadth of sounds across the boroughs May 3-26. The festival will host an array of world premieres, including Oneohtrix Point Never’s MYRIAD — a daring, immersive performance built specifically for Park Avenue Armory — as well as performances […]

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Kllo debut minimalist take on ‘Dissolve’ from debut LP

On the heels off their striking debut LP, Backwater, Australian duo Kllo took to the road on a global tour in support. Their travels eventually led the Ghostly International artists to Berlin, where they performed a reserve take on “Dissolve,” Backwater’s seventh track, at Red Bull Studios Berlin. This take on “Dissolve,” performed as part of Majestic […]

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Mapping Peugeot Sport’s Return To Dakar Racing

Like many sports car fanatics, I was disappointed when Peugeot cancelled their LMP1 program in 2012. As their sales continued to decrease, it made less sense for the company to spend many millions continuing the sports car program, though their focus on rally continued. In 2014 the French manufacturer built a special…Read more… Continue Reading […]

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Daniil Kvyat Gets Kicked To The Curb By Toro Rosso For Good This Time

After scoring a point in his surprise comeback United States Grand Prix drive for Toro Rosso, Daniil “the Torpedo” Kvyat is officially no longer driving for either of Red Bull’s Formula One teams, Autosport reports. Kvyat was told that he would no longer be driving for the team after last weekend’s race, Toro Rosso…Read more… […]

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Sebastian Vettel Forgot He Doesn’t Drive For Red Bull Anymore

Ferrari Formula One driver and four-time F1 world champion Sebastian Vettel hasn’t driven for his former team Red Bull since 2014, yet he tried to get his Ferrari serviced in Red Bull’s pit stall during Free Practice 3 of the United States Grand Prix. Oops!Read more… Continue Reading at http://jalopnik.com

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Red Bull Calls Dibs On Max Verstappen Through 2020

Hello, Formula One-niverse. Were you hoping to sign away Red Bull’s young flying Dutchman, Max Verstappen? Sorry—wait, just kidding, not sorry at all—Red Bull just made their wish for Verstappen to stay official with a contract extension through 2020, the team announced today. Read more… Continue Reading at http://jalopnik.com

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I’m Not Sure Which Driver Had A Bigger Code Brown With This Insane F1 Off

Lance Stroll’s Williams Formula One car became an out-of-control torpedo after a right front tire problem, sending him off-roading through the gravel trap. If that wasn’t terrifying enough, his car popped out right as Daniel Ricciardo’s Red Bull was passing by. Behold, the near miss of the year. Read more… Continue Reading at http://jalopnik.com

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It’s Aston Martin Red Bull Racing Now, But Where The Engine Will Come From Is Unclear

On the heels of collaborating on the completely bonkers and somehow street legal 1,130 horsepower Aston Martin Valkyrie, the increasingly resurgent British sports car company is deepening its ties with energy drink/space jumping/motorsports concern Red Bull in Formula One. Say hello to Aston Martin Red Bull Racing.…Read more… Continue Reading at http://jalopnik.com

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Red Bull Loses Renault Engines After 2018 But Aston Martin Might Take Renault’s Place

Renault will drop Red Bull as an F1 engine customer after 2018, reports Auto Motor und Sport. While that stoked fears that Red Bull might be saddled with Honda as their only engine option, Red Bull hinted to Sky Sports that they have “existing relationship” with a motor manufacturer who can hook them up in […]

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Carlos Sainz Jr. Gets Loaned To Renault For A Year To Smooth Over F1’s Big Engine Deal

Standout Toro Rosso driver (which isn’t hard to do alongside Daniil Kvyat) Carlos Sainz Jr. will be loaned out to Renault for 2018, the team confirmed today. Sainz’s loan to Renault is widely believed to be the deal that let Toro Rosso end their power unit supply contract with Renault early, so naturally, it was…Read […]

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