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Why Red Bull’s Honda gamble makes sense

On the face of it, a switch from the third most competitive engine of the turbo-hybrid era to the least competitive engine doesn’t sound great. But Red Bull’s decision to use Honda power from 2019 is all about the future and not the past.

Honda: Red Bull and Toro Rosso will have equal treatment

Honda says Red Bull will not receive works-team preference over Toro Rosso next year but admits it feels “huge pressure and responsibility” supplying one of the sports top teams.

Renault: Red Bull split a “natural evolution”

Twelve years after it first supplied Red Bull with engines, Renault believes the time will be right to split with the championship-winning Formula One team at the end of the year.