Horner on Red Bull's title defender

Horner on Red Bull's title defender

Last year's Red Bull RB6 was a clear step ahead of all its rivals, so there's huge expectation resting on its successor, the RB7. Team boss Christian Horner talked to Adam Cooper about the new car and 2011

Over the course of the winter Red Bull Racing's Christian Horner had the not unpleasant task of picking up plaudits and awards at various ceremonies. However, in this business, there's no time to rest, and all the silverware in the Milton Keynes trophy cabinet will mean little when qualifying gets under way in Bahrain.

Preparations for 2011 didn't start the day after Abu Dhabi, but way back in the spring, when Adrian Newey and his colleagues defined some of the fundamental parameters for what we now know as the Red Bull RB7.

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