Adrian Newey
Jun 8

F1: Newey Signs Long-Term Contract With Red Bull, But Role To Change

Adrian Newey's role at Red Bull is set to extend outside of Formula 1. (Photo: Getty Images)

’s role at is set to extend outside of . (Photo: Getty Images)

Red Bull has put a stop to speculation about Ferrari’s interest in Adrian Newey by confirming that he will be with the company for the long haul.

Intriguingly he will get involved in some new projects, and it’s apparent that he will be taking a step back from his current Formula 1 duties.

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Jun 3

F1: World Champ Vettel And RB10 A ‘Work In Progress,’ Says Newey

Sebastian Vettel (right) is working closely with Adrian Newey (left) to try and improve the RB10. (Photo: Getty Images)

(right) is working closely with (left) to try and improve the RB10. (Photo: Getty Images)

Adrian Newey admits that Sebastian Vettel has struggled to adapt to the loss of the blown diffuser in 2014 and that is trying to adjust the car to suit his style.

Vettel was the master of driving with the extra rear downforce that was generated until the use of exhaust gasses was completely outlawed for this year.

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Apr 5

Red Bull: New F1 Engine Rules Fail To Achieve Aims

Adrian Newey is unhappy with the new formula. (Photo: Getty Images)

is unhappy with the new formula. (Photo: Getty Images)

master designer Adrian Newey has mocked ′s new engine rules, claiming they have produced slower cars without achieving the intended green goals.

Speaking ahead of Sunday’s Bahrain Grand Prix, Newey — who designed the cars that won Red Bull the past four drivers’ championships — said the new 1.6 liter V6 turbo hybrid engines have increased costs and slowed down the cars for little benefit.

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Mar 24

Photos show ‘submarine’ risk of new F1 noses realized

The rear of Felipe Massa's Williams is lifted into the air his Turn 1 collision at the Australian GP. (Photo: Saeed Khan/AFP/Getty Images)

The rear of ’s Williams is lifted into the air during his Turn 1 collision at the Australian GP. (Photo: Saeed Khan/AFP/Getty Images)

’s pre-season fears about ‘submarining’ cars may have been realized. ’s criticism of F1′s all-new era had to be heard amid the depth of the reigning world champions’ winter crisis after four consecutive seasons of dominance.

Designer Newey, however, had expressed alarm about the new, low front noses, arguing not only that they are ugly, but they might also be dangerous.

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Feb 18

F1: ‘Lack Of Time’ Caused Red Bull Testing Crisis

Red Bull team's German driver Sebastian Vettel in the RB10 F1 vehicle. (Photo: Getty Images)

team’s German driver in the RB10 F1 vehicle. (Photo: Getty Images)

has admitted his rush to design Red Bull’s title-defending car for 2014 was partly to blame for the early-season technical crisis.

Much of the blame for the team’s situation, where the RB10 struggled merely to run at the recent Jerez test, has fallen on troubled engine supplier Renault.

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